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Jen and JP’s love story starts 6 years before their Palos Verdes Estates engagement session.  It all began at a housewarming party in Westwood.  Her condensed version of the night went like this: “We both went as friends of friends.  We met and he tried to get me to play drinking games – I surprisingly […]

I first met Natalie at her sister, Diana’s, engagement session back in 2016 and again later that year at Diana and David’s wedding.  So I was doubly excited and honored when she reached out to me last year saying it was her turn to get married!! The Wedding Day The day began at St. Lorenzo Ruiz Catholic Church where they […]

Over the past year, from the planning process, to their engagement session and through their wedding day; I have had the great honor of experiencing just how sweet, funny and loving these two are.  They are absolutely perfect for each other and I’ve felt so honored getting to know them and being trusted to capture […]

Before I share their Santa Rosa Valley Park engagement session with you, here’s a little of Hannah & Matt’s love story! These two met online back in 2014.  They had been talking for almost 4 months before deciding to go on their first date at the Calabasas Commons.  Matt’s recount of the date had me chuckling: […]

It’s been nearly 1 year since Nina and Zak’s incredibly fun engagement session over at Cafe Firenze;  the really beautiful and cozy bar/restaurant where they met over in Moorpark.  But when I arrived the morning of their wedding day, it felt like just yesterday that we were laughing and cracking jokes over drinks at their favorite bar. […]

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