Ritz-Carlton Laguna Niguel Wedding, Part One | Nikhil and Tracy

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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 they have in each other, and they hold deep admiration and respect for the other. But they understand it isn’t all going to be a cake-walk…  and most importantly, they are committed to walking through it all together as an infallible team.

Jeff and I fell in love with Nikhil and Tracy’s genuine, kind, committed hearts at their gorgeous engagement session at Crystal Cove… but sooo much has happened since that evening in early 2020.

Working as physicians during a global pandemic AND trying to plan a wedding would take a toll on anyone… but dang, these two inspire us.

Nikhil and Tracy have managed to keep their feet firmly planted, and their hearts focused on what matters most.

And it made their wedding celebration that much more special.

In fact, day one of Nikhil and Tracy’s Ritz-Carlton Laguna Niguel wedding was nothing short of PERFECT. Their traditional Indian Baraat ceremony was exploding with color and energy and music… and completely brimming with joy. 

After a year of stress and uncertainty, the lighthearted feeling in the air was positively indescribable.

The dancing and celebration and togetherness filled up our hearts, and it was evident that it filled up the hearts of each and every guest, too! 

Tracy’s first traditional Indian wedding experience was her own, and it was so fun to witness both her excitement to experience each moment, as well as see Nikhil watch Tracy delight in embracing every meaningful tradition. The gorgeous henna by their amazing artist Vaishali Bellad, the incredible musical stylings of their sitar player Ronobir Lahiri, and ALL of the incredible colorful details… it was all so uplifting and joyful! 

I just can’t wait to share all these images with you, my friend… all the colors and smiling faces are sure to lift your wedding-deprived-spirits!

Part Two of Nikhil and Tracy’s fabulous Ritz-Carlton wedding celebration is coming to the blog soooon – and you won’t want to miss it!

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Wedding Photography : The Youngrens | Venue : Ritz-Carlton Laguna Niguel | Wedding Planner : Events by Pure Lavish | Floral Design : Jenny B. Floral Design | Make-Up : Flawless Faces | Hair : Lauren Burke (Tress Apothecary) | DJ : Unite Entertainment | Sitar Player : Ronobir Lahiri Music | Wedding Gown : JLM Couture |


Welcome! We’re Jeff & Erin.

It’s our job to help you slow down and experience every moment of your wedding day – because we believe that it should be savored from top to bottom.

We’re Jeff & Erin Youngren, a hubby & wifey wedding photography team that believes timeless trumps trendy, life is best done together, and tears, hugs, & high fives should never be held back.

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We’re Jeff and Erin Youngren, and we believe running a business should be life-giving (not soul-sucking). So we’re passionate about teaching other photographers to run life-giving businesses and book clients they absolutely love.  

For 15 years, we’ve photographed weddings all over the world as a hubby & wifey team, but we’ve also grown a multi-brand photography studio in San Diego, CA. 

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