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Welcome to Part Two of Nikhil and Tracy’s wedding at Ritz-Carlton Laguna Niguel! After their traditional Indian ceremony on day one, Nikhil and Tracy dressed in a spiffy tuxedo and gorgeous Lazaro gown for day two of their glamorous wedding weekend… and we are in LOVE with both of their amazing wedding looks! (If you
As wedding photographers, Jeff and I have the privilege of not only taking pictures of our couples’ happiest days… but also cheering them on in all that’s ahead in their marriage. And it’s so clear to us that Nikhil and Tracy truly understand the meaning of marriage. They are fully aware of the gift that
Like so many couples planning on getting married in 2020, Max and Susan had a Plan A… and then a Plan B… and then about a thousand other contingency plans as the world began to fall apart around their dream wedding. And as the dust settled and their new date approached, the world still wasn’t
JR and Allison’s wedding celebration at The Grand Del Mar was a total #TYdreamie knockout. (You have to take a look here!) Every gorgeous detail reflected their incredibly romantic love story – from Allison’s whimsical wedding gown, to their lovely and lush florals by Blush Botanicals, to every picture-perfect, savored moment between JR and Allison.
JR will say that the moment he met Allison was a defining moment in his life. After that, EVERYTHING changed. His heart, his soul, his purpose… it was all wrapped up in this gorgeous, kind, soulful woman. And man oh man, it shows! JR and Allison are truly soulmates – their gratitude for having
This, my friends, was a JOYFUL wedding day from top to bottom! In fact, that’s one of the things Stacee can’t get enough of with Tom – his ability to make her laugh, no matter what the situation is. Tom and Stacee’s wedding at Estancia La Jolla was everything we love about Southern California weddings
Nathan and Cassandra have one of those better-than-fiction love stories that has my heart doing flips! They met online while Cassandra was back in California visiting her parents, but never got the chance to meet in person before she returned home to the east coast. They kept in touch… and before they ever met
A magical ceremony dripping in romantic florals and covered in twinkling lights… followed by the most rockin’ New Year’s Eve dance party ever?! Oh yes, that’s the type of party a Youngren loooooves. #signmeup We’ve been eagerly anticipating Dan and Jen’s New Year’s Eve wedding at Rancho Valencia for a while, and it did NOT
Is your heart ready for this one, friends?? Greg and Courtney’s wedding day was so full of joyful surprises and romance and sweetness that our hearts can BARELY handle it!! Jeff and I were melting into puddles of happiness all day long! We knew from early on (especially at their sweet engagement session) that Greg
What we love about Anna and Lucas is that their hearts radiate JOY. Every step together is soaked in deep happiness and perfect contentment, and we just LOVE them for it. (PS – do you recognize these newlyweds?!? If you’ve been paying attention on the bloggy-blog, you may remember their sweet faces from when we
Welcome to Part Two of Garrett and Jacquie’s oh-so-gorgeous wedding at Rancho Valencia! This one was dripping with so many #TYdreamie details that Jeff and I were truly giddy! It was a SoCal wedding with strong East Coast vibes (and lots of East Coast guests!), which is totally our favorite! I mean… seersucker and Sperry
When Garrett met Jacquie, he was enamored and persistent and very sure of one thing: he had never met anyone quite like her. Jacquie was confident and charming and had this “it” factor that piqued his curiosity… and even with several attempts to get her to notice him (and some ignored text messages), he kept
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