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CLASSIC + TRADITIONAL

Greg + Amelia
THE GRAND DEL MAR

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Roman + Zlatka
THE HIDDEN CASTLE

EMOTIONAL + MEANINGFUL

Chris + Koree
THE LODGE AT TORREY PINES

Outdoor

Countryside. Beaches. Mountains. Engagements surrounded by the beauty of nature.

As the sun made its way to the horizon and covered Chris and Sarah in warm, golden light… it also covered them in an overwhelming assurance of grace. That peaceful, oh-so-beautiful moment served as a reminder of all they’d walked through in the last year: more trusting, more challenges, more determination to grow a deep,

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Every minute of their oh-so-long flight, Greg and Courtney were giddy with all the adventure that awaited them in Paris: crêpes and wine and patisseries and touring all the iconic landmarks in the city of love. But Greg had one specific moment rolling over and over in his mind: the moment he planned to ask

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Whitney would come up with any excuse she could think of to stop by the cute new intern’s cubicle (and that cute new intern was Eric). Most of the time, it was because the coffee machine on her floor was “broken,” so she simply had to get coffee on the floor where he worked… and stop

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Every night as he’s dozing to sleep, one lingering thought always crosses Wade’s mind: I still can’t believe I get to marry her. Wade met Catherine in medical school, and from the moment he saw her across the classroom, he couldn’t get this graceful, joyful girl out of his mind. He made his first move

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When Tony started being extra nice to Pamara, who was the newest addition to their grad program at Cornell, she thought that he was just being friendly to everyone. That he was trying to bridge the gap between all of the ages and welcome her in. But when he started going out of his way to be

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These two never believed in soulmates. In fact, they were wondering if this whole love thing was actually going to happen for them or if life had simply passed them by. But then these two started talking over long distance. A few conversations turned into a few months which turned into hearts that were maybe falling for this other

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Seeing how fun, friendly, and sweet these two are together, you would never guess how Abby and Grant first met. Grant met Abby at the stables when a friend connected them, because the friend knew they would make a fabulous pair together. So she told Grant how sweet and wonderful and kind Abby is. But when they were introduced, Abby

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Chris grew up in the heart of San Francisco. Koree grew up in the heart of San Diego. But these two west coasters met on the other side of the country at Duke University – at the start of law school when Chris hopped into Koree’s car with a bunch of other students and asked

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After a fun and exciting two years of dating in college, Jennifer broke it off with Jeremiah. She wasn’t ready for something serious because she had big dreams for her post-college career. There was too much to accomplish… She says that it was the biggest mistake she’s ever made. When Jennifer takes inventory of her twenties – the challenges, the hopes, the dreams,

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As soon as it felt right – and not a minute later – Drew asked her out to sushi. Ashley was working at his company for a little while, and he was immediately drawn to her smile and her sweet personality. She was funny and kind. She was beautiful and thoughtful. But since they worked

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Marlee’s answer is always the same when we ask her what she loves about Tyler. He makes her laugh. A lot. Tyler is an upbeat and positive kind of guy, and his heart is as big as it gets. His humble nature keeps him real, while his joyful heart lights up Marlee’s eyes. She loves that he’ll

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Welcome back to Part Two of Al and Nicole’s engagement session in Orange County with their adorable pup, cute smiles, and epic classic cars. Al brought along two of his cars to incorporate into the shoot – a red 1964 Impala and a 2011 Porsche Boxster Spider – and these bad boys took the shoot from

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WEDDING PLANNING TIPS

 

OUR MOST HELPFUL WEDDING PLANNING TIPS, STRAIGHT FROM THE EXPERTS

 

Our Formula for the Perfect Engagement Outfit

 

Picking the perfect outfit for a photo session can be one of the most difficult experiences BUT it doesn’t have to be. I’ve seen enough outfits that work and don’t work that I’ve cracked the ultimate code for our couples...

 

Our Stress-Free Wedding Day Timeline 

 

There’s nothing better than a stress-free wedding day when everything runs smoothly, your guests have the time of their lives, and you soak in the day with your sweetie. Though it sounds too good to be true, you can...

 

10 Foolproof Tips to Get Gorgeous Wedding Photos

 

It’s the #1 question brides ask: What can I do to get the most amazing photos on my wedding day?

Having been through the in’s and out’s of countless weddings, I have loads of tips to share, so let's...

THE FIRST LOOK

why we love it

Find out why we love the first look, and how we do it differently

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ABOUT THE YOUNGRENS

We’re Jeff and Erin Youngren, a hubby and wifey team that photographs amazing couples and their incredible weddings. Hopeless romantics, BFF's, and mama + daddy to James, we’re obsessed with traveling, podcasts, Oreos (Erin) and whiskey (Jeff).