Crystal Mountain Tacoma Wedding Crystal Mountain Tacoma Wedding near Mt. Rainier. First of all, Mike and Melissa are such a sweet couple. They planned on a Chicago wedding, but COVID threw them a curveball. As a result, they decided getting married on a mountain top sounded pretty nice too. Crystal Mountain Resort has an incredible […]
Parkway Tavern Tacoma Wedding brought a few new experiences for me. First of all, I was hired the day before the wedding. Therefore this was very different from the amount of planning that I normally do with couples I work with. Most of all, I hadn't met or spoken with the bride or the groom prior to meeting them in person on the wedding day.
Tacoma Country and Golf Club wedding venue is one of my favorite wedding venues in Tacoma. First of all, their property is immaculate, the onsite catering is delicious, and they have some of the friendliest staff. Set upon the bank of American Lake, joined by 130 guests, Brian and Nicole were married on a cool September evening.
Museum of Glass wedding at the Realm wedding venue in Tacoma, WA. Jake and Jessica are one of the sweetest couples I have had the pleasure of working with. The wedding was non-traditional, intimate, and full of love. Jake got ready at the modern and swanky Hotel Murano, while Jessica utilized the beautiful bridal suite at The Realm.
Tacoma Art Museum Wedding photography. Jay and Monique had a traditional Gujarati wedding in downtown Tacoma. In addition, the celebration extended three days and included Garba and Mehndi gatherings. They got ready at the Courtyard Marriott Hotel in downtown Tacoma. Preet’s Artistry skillfully designed Monique’s henna. Magdalena Ayon beautifully did Monique’s hair and makeup.
LeMay Car Museum Tacoma Wedding photography. Josilyn and Aaron were an absolute pleasure to work with. They are fun and madly in love, therefore they made my job a breeze. First of all, Josilyn got ready with her bridesmaids at a family friend's home in Fircrest, WA. Leah Thompson was the hairdresser for Josiliyn. In addition, Alina helped bring out Josilyn's natural beauty with her makeup. She looked like a princess straight out of a fairytale book.
Tacoma Country Wedding at a PNW private estate in Raymond, WA right outside of Olympia on the Willapa river. The setting for the wedding was serene and beautiful and almost as sweet as the couple, Heather and Aaron. First of all, the couple got ready at an Airbnb a few miles away from Aaron's parents home, which is where the ceremony and reception were held.
Four Seasons Seattle Wedding photography. Mary Beth and Nick had a beautiful intimate wedding at the Four Seasons Hotel in Seattle, WA. They got ready in opposite suites in the hotel and had their ceremony and reception in a private room at Goldfinch Tavern right in the hotel. Mary Beth's dress had such beautiful detail on it, and she looked absolutely stunning. She has one of those smiles that just lights up an entire room.
Tin Can Alley Tacoma Wedding photography with the ceremony at Urban Grace and portraits at the Museum of Glass. Fist of all, Samantha and Patrick are such a fun couple. They were just so easy to work with. Samantha got ready with her bridesmaids at Tin Can Alley. PJ Hummel has done such a fabulous job transforming that event space to what it is today. It's a perfect place to throw a party!
Sunshine came out right as the ceremony was beginning at this beautiful Semiahmoo Resort Northwest Wedding in Blaine, WA. Semiahmoo Resort and Spa was chosen as the Northwest's Best Resort in 2016 by Seattle Magazine readers. It's no wonder why Melinda and James chose this venue for their ceremony and reception because it is absolutely beautiful.
This Annie Wright Tacoma Wedding had the ceremony in Raynor Chapel and the reception in the back courtyard of the school. Planning, design, and floral design by Jordan Moll Events. The day started at Hala and Hayden's condo downtown on the waterfront. Beauty was by Natalie Bradley, Tatiana Baxter, and Mikela Kiely over at Londons. They did an amazing job.
We had so much fun photographing this Chapel on Echo Bay Wedding that had a nautical theme designed by Jordan Moll Events. Since it was a waterfront location on Fox Island the theme couldn't be more perfect. So Haley and Matt selected a great spot to get married. I loved working with them due to the fact that they are the sweetest.
This Tacoma Country & Golf Club wedding had an exciting newlywed announcement at the end of the ceremony by Steve Raible, voice of the Seattle Seahawks. The bride was the mastermind behind the surprise and the groom's reaction was priceless. Andrea and Max had a beautiful wedding on a gorgeous day in the PNW. Most of all, they definitely know how to have a good time.
I had so much fun shooting this beautiful Gig Harbor ocean view wedding! Their family member's backyard overlooked the dreamy shoreline of Henderson Bay in Puget Sound and Kopachuck State Park. First of all, Carson had a parade accompany him to meet his bride. Wow! Is that awesome or what? This Hindu tradition is known as the Baraat.
Golden Gardens Bathhouse Wedding. I had a great time working with Lexie and Bryan on their engagement shoot. So I know their wedding would be fun! Lexie got ready with all of her girlfriends at an Airbnb just a few miles away from the venue. Bryan got ready with all of this friends right at the Bathhouse in Golden Gardens Park.
Lake Union Cafe Wedding with the ceremony and reception at Lake Union Cafe in Seattle. First of all, I had a great time with Alexis and Jesse on their engagement session in Edmonds at Marina Beach Park. So, I was excited to be a part of their wedding day. They started the day off by getting ready at the Edgewater Hotel. Alexis was a stunner in her dress.
Sarah and Kate's Adrift Hotel Long Beach Wedding radiated love from their guests to the rustic chic decor. Long Beach, WA has a lot to offer PNW beach lovers. These two brides chose the Adrift Hotel because they love going to Long Beach. It was one of the first places they went together as a couple. They wanted to share this special place and their adventures there with their closest friends and family.
Cabin Creek Lodge Wedding in Easton, Washington just outside of Seattle. Abby and Brandon had a beautiful winter wedding at the secluded Cabin Creek Lodge. It's located deep in the woods just outside of Seattle, WA. Everything took place on site. In addition to the perk of not losing photo time driving somewhere, it makes it easier on wedding guests.
Environmental Services Building Tacoma Wedding photography. First of all, one of the biggest perks about getting married at the Environmental Services Building is that it overlooks Chambers Bay. Furthermore Chambers Bay is another excellent place to take wedding portraits without having to travel to another location far away. Maria and Brett were graced with a perfect sunny day in the PNW for their scenic wedding overlooking the bay.
Point Ruston Tacoma Waterfront Wedding It was a beautiful summer day in the Pacific Northwest for this incredible Point Ruston Tacoma Waterfront Wedding. Megan’s bridesmaids were all ready to have a great time! She got her earrings and necklace from Blue Nile. Seems like the aqua colored pendant perfectly accentuated her beautiful red hair. Her makeup […]
Pine Room Tacoma Wright Park Wedding It was a sunny summer day for this beautiful Pine Room Tacoma Wright Park Wedding in the Pacific Northwest. First of all, I am a big fan of this bride and groom because of their warm spirit. Heather and Jian are an incredible couple, and most noteworthy, they had […]
Fox Island Estate Wedding Sarah and Philip basked in the beauty of their Fox Island Estate Wedding. Perfectly romantic in every way, their family friend’s property was an ideal setting to get married. Upon arrival at the estate I did a walkthrough the grounds. My first mission is always to locate where to have the […]
Point Defiance Tacoma Wedding I had a great time shooting this Point Defiance Tacoma Wedding. The ceremony was set towering over the Puget Sound at the Gig Harbor overlook in Point Defiance Park. Kristina and Justin both love the outdoors and they wanted to be surrounded by nature, so five mile drive at Point Defiance […]
This AQUA by El Gaucho wedding was the perfect venue for an intimate winter wedding on the Seattle waterfront. Nestled at the top of Pier 70, AQUA by El Gaucho offers a spectacular waterfront dining experience overlooking Elliot Bay in all of it's splendor. It's no wonder Tanya and Daniel chose this location to have their wedding.
This Spokane Convention Center Wedding was on a beautiful summer day in Eastern Washington. First of all, the Convention Center is a perfect wedding venue for those getting married on the east side of the state. In addition, all of the days events were held at the convention center, which is where Reggie and Sarah got ready as well.
This Minnesota Fall Wedding started with the ceremony at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Crosby and ended with the reception at the 40 Club in Aitkin, MN. First of all, I love traveling for weddings especially when it's to somewhere that I've never been before. Consequently, it was an extra bonus since I grew up with the bride, Alex, and we are family friends.
This Sumner Wedding at the Attic was a beautiful day from start to finish. It was especially fun for me because I went to college with the bride, who was as much fun then as she is now. Kelly and Zack got ready at Kelly's sister's house, which I must say is beautifully decorated. There was definitely a 1920's influence on Kelly's dress, jewelry, and accessories.
There is so much planning that goes into a wedding day and after all that magic is done, the only thing you’ll be able to take away from it are the pictures… and they better be good. Your photographer should consider it an honor to document what is arguably the biggest day of your life. I know I do, and I don’t take that responsibility lightly.
Seascape Golf Club Wedding The day started at the Seascape Beach Resort in Aptos, California with an incredible couple. Julie and Jeff are so sweet. Julie is a poet and Jeff is into cameras… so they got a big thumbs up in my book. We lucked out with beautiful weather and Julie looked stunning in […]
Long Beach Latin Wedding This Long Beach Latin Wedding started at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church, had a detour across the Vincent Thomas bridge to the Point Fermin Lighthouse and ended at the Museum of Latin American Art. The wedding was everything you could possibly want it to be, filled with joyful family and friends, it […]
Crossings at Carlsbad San Diego Wedding Crossings at Carlsbad San Diego Wedding – the day started at Lauren’s parents home in Carlsbad with all of her bridesmaids getting ready together. I was able to step in and take some detail shots amongst all the bustling excitement as everyone was getting hair and makeup ready. We […]
Trump National Golf Club Wedding This Trump National Golf Club wedding in Rancho Palos Verdes, California was a beautiful day with a gorgeous couple celebrating in the Indian Hindu tradition. Transported to a dreamlike state from the ocean view ceremony, to the Indian feast, to the fantastic dance performances by their family, Urvi and Monish […]
Top 10 reasons for a Wedding Day First Look Top 10 reasons for a Wedding Day First Look – there are many reasons why I suggest a First Look or “Reveal”, but in my book whatever the bride and groom choose to do, is always the right choice. So do whatever works for you! Read […]