When you meet Angel, it’s so very obvious that her heart radiates love. It’s what attracted Darrell to her in the first place: her compassion, her sacrificial and selfless demeanor, and her incredible kindness towards others and herself. When Darrell and Angel began talking, she immediately took notice of how generous this man is: he
Welcome to Part Two of Jay and Rachel’s oh-so-romantic wedding at Rancho Bernardo Inn! Jay and Rachel’s wedding had ALL the classic vibes – there were so many heart-filling, family-focused, rich-with-tradition moments that had Jeff and I feeling like the luckiest photographers on the PLANET. After they sealed the deal in their traditional ceremony (see
The day Jay first met Rachel at brunch with friends, Jay’s buddy looked over at him, saw that twinkle in his eye, and said something along the lines of, “Don’t even bother. You don’t have a chance with her!” Challenge. Accepted. You see, Jay and Rachel were somewhat of an unlikely match – they admit
They said “I do” in a traditional ceremony, dined with their guests in the most elegant setting, and then danced the night away with all their favorite people… And in every single special, emotional, joyful moment, Wade and Catherine were SAVORING. (If you haven’t seen all the amazing details from their wedding day yet, be
Wade and Catherine’s dream wedding was all things traditional and thoughtful and incredibly classic. (Translation: All things oh-so-Youngren-approved!) From the first time we met Wade and Catherine at their sweet engagement session, Jeff and I connected with their genuine hearts and giddy-in-love smiles… but when they told us the vision of their wedding day, our
As she planned for her wedding day, Catherine didn’t take the details lightly. Catherine’s a Southern girl from Texas who holds her Greek Orthodox faith and her Lebanese heritage dearly. So this lovely southern-belle-bride chose to honor and celebrate her culture, her faith, and (in a way that still makes Jeff & I tear up
Amelia knew down to the minute how long she’d waited for this day. When Greg and Amelia found each other, they knew they had found the missing puzzle piece to their hearts. So when Greg and Amelia dreamed up their wedding day, they dreamed BIG – because their love is so worth celebrating! And if
For every minute, every day, and every year that Greg and Amelia waited to find each other… it was all so incredibly worth it. Greg and Amelia have poured themselves into their careers and their loved ones for a long time, but they wanted to find that person to share the little moments with. That
Oh my oh my! Josh and Daryl’s wedding is totally what Youngren dreams are made of: classic, timeless style, deeply-rooted tradition, and families who love each other oh-so-well! Josh and Daryl were surrounded by family and friends who are incredible cheerleaders in all of their ambitions, so it was a wedding day packed with so
With Josh and Daryl, their story just seemed to unfold naturally. They’ve been best friends for a long time, so from the seriously-exciting step into dating to the seriously-serious step of moving to the same city… it really all felt like a no-brainer. And when Josh got down on one knee at the National Mall
Welcome to Part Two of Minh and Cathy’s oh-so-elegant wedding reception at the Park Hyatt Aviara! Minh and Cathy’s sole focus was to enjoy their guests and their beautiful celebration all weekend long, and these two were positively calm and collected. After getting ready for their day and spending some time together (take a look
One evening while they were still dating, Cathy grabbed Minh’s phone to order some food. As she typed in her search for dinner, her eyes zeroed in on a recent search she was most definitely not supposed to see: How to propose in a restaurant. Sooo… it wasn’t a huge shock to Cathy when Minh popped
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