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Our Latest #TY Couples
WEDDINGS + ENGAGEMENTS

CLASSIC + TRADITIONAL

Greg + Amelia
THE GRAND DEL MAR

ROMANTIC + REFINED

Roman + Zlatka
THE HIDDEN CASTLE

EMOTIONAL + MEANINGFUL

Chris + Koree
THE LODGE AT TORREY PINES

Albums

Oh how lovely it is to deliver a wedding album to such a wonderful couple! Steve and Noelle’s celebration in Huntington Beach was extra special because they incorporated so much of their family heritage into the day. The girls wore long emerald gowns to reflect Noelle’s Irish family, so they chose a deep classic green

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The sweetness of Chris and Sarah is simply unstoppable, and their gorgeous album is proof! I’m in love with the options that Chris and Sarah chose for this book – they fell in love with our Artisan style album, which is printed on Fuji’s fine art Deep Matte paper on the inside. It’s so been so exciting seeing

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Oh, how I love black tie weddings! Cesar and Melanie’s winter wedding at the Langham Huntington in Pasadena was a classic affair that still makes my heart beat a little bit faster every time I see their images, so seeing their gorgeous wedding printed in a beautiful album almost made my heart burst out of my chest.

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We just delivered another gorgeous set of wedding albums which means two things: (1) We have a delighted couple and two happy parents and (2) we’ve done our job perfectly. Nothing makes me happier than officially handing over a set of albums to our couples because I know that they are going to experience their wedding

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A classic wedding deserves an oh-so-classic album. That’s how we like it here at Casa de Youngren. Ryan and Jen’s stunning black tie wedding at the Richard Nixon Library makes my heart beat faster with joy, and when their wedding albums arrived, I could barely contain myself. To see this gorgeous day in print was like

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It makes me so unbelievably HAPPY to deliver a wedding album to a wonderful couple like Gaurav and Anu. These two have been giddy about their album from the very beginning – since our very first conversation and we began dreaming about preserving their stunning wedding day in print form. Well, this beauty just landed in their

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Magical I tell you. MAGICAL. This past weekend, we photographed the rooftop wedding of Ron and Prudence in downtown Los Angeles at the Oviatt Penthouse, and it was nothing short of magical. Prudence looked like an angel in a blush gown adorned with creamy sparkles and Ron hit it out of the ballpark in a

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A favorite wedding + a favorite couple + a stack of beautiful albums = the best day evah at Casa de Youngren. Nick and Stephanie’s albums arrived at our studio on a day when I needed a little bit of lovely in my life, and one look at these albums made my heart happyhappyhappy. This pretty-in-pink rustic chic

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‘Tis the season for beautiful albums! We are delivering bunches and bunches of wedding albums and prints this time of year, and nothing makes us happier than our couples and their families enjoying their gorgeous books over the holidays. Well, maybe tossing in a soy Pumpkin Spice Latte while enjoying a gorgeous book could make me happier,

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We have another little beauty to share here on the bloggy-blog today as we all head out for our Turkey Day holiday. Yesterday, we shared Nick and Stephanie’s lovely 8×8 Engagement Guestbook, and today we have Ryan and Jen’s stunning 10×10 Engagement Guestbook in ‘Chai’. This beautiful album fit perfectly into their elegant wedding at

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I love when our couples use their engagement images throughout their wedding experience – from bridal showers to rehearsal dinners to save-the-dates to the day-of. One of my favorite ways to use the engagement images, though, is with a beautiful engagement album used as a guest sign-in book at the wedding. These guestbooks are not only

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Now that you’re engaged, is your family pulling out all of those black and white photos of your grandparents and opening up their wedding albums to share stories about their special days? A few decades from now, when your kids or nieces and nephews get engaged themselves, you’ll do the same, too. You’ll retrieve your grandparents black and white prints and your parent’s wedding albums to

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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).