"Mawage. Mawage is wot bwings us togeder today. Mawage, that bwessed awangment, that dweam wifin a dweam" - The Princess Bride

When Michelle reached out to schedule family photos, I was so excited. I had met them the year before when I photographed their sweet family out at Goat Rock Beach. Having the opportunity to reconnect with families each year is so special. I love seeing how much the littles have grown and changed. This year, […]

Blog, Lifestyle, Uncategorized

March 28, 2023

Family Session in the Occidental Redwoods

Heather and Sam had a beautiful, intimate ceremony at San Francisco City Hall in February 2023. The day began at the Palace Hotel , a beautifully historic hotel located in downtown San Francisco. I arrived just as Heather was completing her hair and make-up. With a glass of champagne in one hand and her girls […]

Blog, Uncategorized, Wedding

March 28, 2023

Intimate Wedding at San Francisco City Hall

It’s hard to imagine a more magical place to get married, then on the bluffs in Mendocino. Nicole and Enrique said their “I do’s” along the gorgeous coastline of Mendocino. Of course, there are always parts of a wedding day that are beyond our control and slightly unpredictable. For Nicole and Enrique, that meant a […]

Blog, Uncategorized, Wedding

January 24, 2023

A Rainy November Wedding at Spring Ranch, Mendocino

I have a huge secret for you… You don’t need a reason to have pictures taken with your partner. Every season, every chapter, is worth documenting. A lot of couples capture their engagement and then of course their wedding, but then the pictures stop. I want to encourage you to never stop documenting your love […]

Blog, Couples, Engagement, Uncategorized

January 18, 2023

A Windy Session at Point Bonita Lighthouse

When Rachel and JR first reached out and started sharing their wedding plans with me, I was SO excited. Their wedding took place at the Odd Fellows Recreation Club, a beautiful camping oasis tucked into their redwoods along the Russian River. This venue was so unique because they don’t typically host events like weddings. But […]

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January 11, 2023

Gorgeous Wedding in the California Redwoods

Hands down one of my FAVORITE venues of 2022. Everything about this wedding was beautiful from beginning to end. Out of all the venues that I had photographed, this one was the most unique. Sarah and Matt said their “I Do’s” at the Chapel of Our Lady at the Presidio. The reception then followed over […]

Blog, Uncategorized, Wedding

January 11, 2023

Beautiful Wedding at the Officers Club in the Presidio, San Francisco

Ahhh, I am still GUSHING over this in-home family session with Alex, Byron and Emma. Maybe it’s because I am a Mama, but sessions like these will always hold a special place in my heart. It is such a special season of life, watching your little ones grow and seeing their personality unfold. I also […]

Blog, Lifestyle

January 5, 2023

Sweet In-Home Family Session in Santa Rosa, Ca

Choosing a location for your engagement session can be a challenge. Especially living in California where there are so many beautiful spots you could go! For Heather and Mark’s engagement session, they wanted to go to one of their favorite spots, Fort Funston. Located in San Francisco, Fort Funston is home to gorgeous sand dunes, […]

Couples, Engagement, Uncategorized

January 5, 2023

Fort Funston Engagement Session, San Francisco

When Claire and Kai told me their location idea for their engagement session, I was STOKED. Living so close to downtown Petaluma, they decided they wanted to use some of the gorgeous historic buildings in downtown for their photos. We walked all around downtown, chatting and stopping in random spots along the way. We even […]

Couples, Engagement

September 22, 2022

Downtown Petaluma Engagement Session

“Amy was hands down our favorite vendor from our entire wedding day.” -Jillian + Riley Where do I even begin to describe the magic of this wedding day. Jillian and Riley had one of the most beautiful and unique weddings. They got married in June of 2022 at Trentadue Winery in Geyserville Ca. I am […]

Uncategorized, Wedding

September 13, 2022

Trentadue Winery, Geyserville Ca. Jillian and Riley