Category Archives: Weddings

Kristen and Cameron at Gundlach Bundschu

Beautiful wine country has been through a tough time lately, so now seems like the perfect time to let her show off a little, and  what better way to do that than to share with you some images from the oh-so-lovely wedding of Kristen and Cameron at Gundlach Bundschu Winery in Sonoma. If there was […]

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A Wedding in the Occidental Redwoods

I loved being a part of Freesia & Randall’s wedding!  They chose to marry in a redwood grove (the perfect choice for a warm July day), and then lead their guests in a Second Line Parade through downtown Occidental to their reception site – the historic Occidental Union Hotel. Weddings (at least the good ones) usually have more than their […]

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Camille & Wande at Vine Hill House

“It is such a happiness when good people get together – as they always do.” Jane Austen Two beautiful people (inside and out), family, friends, brilliant colors against a vineyard backdrop, dancing (such dancing!), and finally…sparklers. A perfect wedding celebration for a couple whose life together  is bound to be as bright, colorful, and full […]

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A Backyard Wedding in Berkeley

I’d like to see the backyard wedding make a comeback.  I sometimes joke that my mother was “practically a socialite”, but she had her wedding reception in my grandmother’s backyard.  I guess it was much more common back then.  So anyway I was thrilled when Sebastien & Rebecca hired me to learn that they were getting married in […]

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Eli & Valerie at Chateau St Jean

It takes more than a little rain (okay, maybe it was a LOT of rain) to dampen the spirit of a wedding this wonderful! Tia & Claire ** A specially huge thank you to Yesenia Beckman of Ooh La La weddings & Events and the team at Chateau St Jean for managing some seriously challenging […]

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Some favorite moments from 2016

We took time out this week to look back at some of our favorite memories of 2016. It’s been a joyful, challenging, surprising, and very romantic year. Once again we are reminded of all the reasons we love what we do. Happy New Year! Tia & Claire

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A sweet and sunny wedding at Soda Rock Winery

The lovely Soda Rock Winery was the perfect setting for this joyful gathering of family and friends. Add a radiant bride and a charming groom, and this was destined to be a classic wine country wedding celebration. Claire No wedding comes together without a great team: Venue: Soda Rock Winery Coordinator: Denise Kramer Catering: Park […]

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A summertime wine country wedding

With a perfectly gorgeous setting at Copain Winery, a radiant bride, and tons of laughter, this romantic summertime celebration had it all. Congratulations to Ben and Kim! Claire **An extra special thank you to Leslie of Milestone Events (who stayed so cool despite the heat)  and the terrific folks from Park Avenue Catering. Also,  thanks  […]

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The New York Botanical Gardens

In August Claire and I had the great fun of returning to our old stomping grounds, New York City, to photograph a wedding at the New York Botanical Gardens. It’s a photographer’s dream to photograph with backdrops like these, and working with the team at Starr Catering could not have been a better experience.  John Garrone and […]

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David & Umut at St. Francis Winery

Surrounded by loving families, and with majestic Mount Hood as their backdrop, Umut & David wed this July in a ceremony that can only be described as bursting with joy.  It was one of those weddings where I found myself getting goosebumps during the ceremony and first dance, and I was truly honored to bear witness to […]

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