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Are you ready for this? I mean really ready for this? Consider yourself warned dear reader – you might want to warm up that ‘Love This’ clicking finger because today is the day when we get to show off the eye-popping details from Alex and Angela’s wedding at Scripps Seaside Forum and I don’t want any

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This is the one and only time that I am going to swear on the bloggy-blog because this is probably the one and only way I can capture the essence of Alex and Angela’s wedding day. When it came time for Alex and Angela to say their ‘I do’s’, Alex went first. Their close friend

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I’m so excited to share this post because Part Three of Chris and Nicole’s classy vintage wedding at L’Auberge Del Mar is bursting with fabulous details. A huge shout out goes to Emily Smiley who rocked the vintage-meets-elegance details and to Karen Tran who outdid herself on the fabulously pretty floral design. Platinum Pro provided all

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The overload of cuteness continues today with Part Two of Chris and Nicole’s classy vintage wedding at L’Auberge Del Mar. I absolutely ADORE the look of the bridal party and the ceremony. Everything has a soft vintage feel but stays totally elegant under the keen design eye of Emily Smiley and the floral talent of

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Nicole is a classic beauty. Chris is a handsome charmer. They’re both incredibly cute and make the perfect pair when they’re playing board games together or riding their tandem Schwinn around town. I wouldn’t be surprised if they spend their married days meandering through the park, holding hands and licking vanilla cones while sunshine bounces

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Alright folks, the big reveal is here – the over-the-top fabulous reception decor for Jeff and Kelsey’s Hotel Del Coronado wedding in the Crown Room. Karen Tran really outdid herself with the impeccable design. Seriously. Before we show off the photos for this incredible event though, we must give credit where credit is due. There

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If you meet Jeff and Kelsey, the only thing you know about these two is that they’re in love. And that they love their families. And their friends. And their doggies. And wine. Oh, and cheese. I guess the only thing that really matters to them is love. They live a fantastically flavorful life together

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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).