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Shab & Joe Engagement

To have the best engagement session experience possible, be sure to follow these FIVE pieces of simple advice.

Engagement photo of man and woman silhouetted on a dock

Top 5 things to consider when choosing a location for engagement photos.

Tips from an industry veteran for having awesome musical entertainment at your wedding.

guitar player closeup

What tips does a couture wedding gown designer have to help you have a great wedding?

Vintage bride

Jocelyn and Harley held their sweet autumn wedding at the enchanting Deer Park Villa in Fairfax, California in the heart of Marin County just north of San Francisco. The stormy skies cleared just in time for wedding! The Event Professionals who made this an amazing wedding… Planner: A Radiant Day Design & Events Venue: Deer […]

Bride and Groom Sparkler Exit from wedding

I love it when my clients become my friends. This is certainly the case with Kelsey and Anthony. I’ve had such a great time with them. Their engagement session was awesome out on Baker Beach and their wedding was super fun at the Palm Event Center. This blog post features some of my favorite images […]

red wedding shoes

Just had the honor to photograph the wedding of Julia and Amir at Bernardus Lodge in the gorgeous Carmel Valley of California. Bernardus is nestled in among vineyards and lavender fields and has its own spectacular gardens. This is such a picturesque location! The awesome wedding professionals who made this beautiful wedding possible: Planner:  Katelynn […]

couple in lavender field

I’ve photographed many engagement sessions on Baker Beach in San Franciso. Each time is unique with a huge spectrum of wind, sun, mist/rain, visibility, etc. Kelsey and Anthony picked a great day for their engagement session. The weather was perfect – no coats needed, which is rare. We strolled through the old battery, up the […]

Couple with Golden Gate Bridge

I’ve had the honor of covertly photographing several marriage proposals at Castello di Amorosa in Calistoga wine country. This beautiful property, which narrowly escaped a fiery death last year, is an amazing castle with towers that can be rented for special occasions like popping the question. I hide out and capture the action and then […]

man proposing on bended knee

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