Bridget & Chris // Ruby Street Wedding

"You know what I really love about it as well? It wasn't just "oh, I hired you that's it." It's an actual friendship that we got to build upon." - Bridget (the bride) on her relationship with me (the photographer, duh) Just about this time last year, I was sipping on a cappuccino in Kenneth [...]

Megan & Max // Kenneth Village Engagement

Last weekend, I had the honor of shooting an engagement session that was incredibly close to my heart. I photographed their baby shower, their newborn session, their engagement shoot, and will be shooting their wedding in just a few months. Megan, Max, and June bug are like family to me at this point, and we effortlessly [...]

Bianca & Grant // Malibu Sunrise Engagement

Those of you who know me are aware that I'm a morning person. But waking up at 4am, however, is a whole different version of "morning." I have to tell you, while it was hard to get my sleepy head out of bed at first, it was 100% worth it to rise and shine to [...]

Elysse & John // Los Angeles Engagement

"It's funny what happens to you when part of your heart gets born inside somebody else." - Donald Miller I met Elysse earlier this year when I shot a portrait session with her, and right away, I knew there was something deeply special about this human. Months later when she asked me to photograph her [...]

Theresa & Isaac // Home-Studio Lifestyle Session

Furry friends, cozy spaces, comfy beds, and true love. Yesterday's lifestyle session with Theresa & Isaac in their dreamy home and studio was absolute perfection. In the midst of working in the fast pace of Los Angeles, it was so refreshing to arrive at their swoon-worthy LaBrea pad and have a photo shoot that was [...]

Mojave & Vash // Rescue Horses of Sunland

"He was unheeded, happy, and near to the wild heart of life. " -Jon Krakauer Growing up, riding horses was a huge part of my growth and identity. Every summer was spent at horseback riding camp, and that is the same place where I first truly found God, found myself, and found my love of all [...]

Kathryn // Mt. Washington At-Home Lifestyle Session

"Morning is an important time of day, because how you spend your morning can often tell you what kind of day you are going to have." -Lemony Snicket There is something sort of magical about starting the day when it begins. I woke up at 6am before the sun, grabbed my pumpkin coffee (aka fuel), [...]