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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

best of 2016

Put me in an elegant ballroom with some chandeliers, a sweet couple, and champagne glasses and I’m a HAPPY CAMPER! Because there’s just something about those sparkly and elegant details that make emotional moments come alive for us. There’s something about all of your favorite people in the world getting gussied up to toast, dance

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The flowers, the colors, the textures – oh my! Call me flowery, but photographing the gorgeous decor at a wedding is one of my favorite things!! The details speak volumes about a couple and their personal style – whether they’re classic, modern, natural, or bohemian – and they set the tone for the celebration of

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A legacy begins in the simplest of moments. When two people hold hands beneath a canopy and simply say “yes” to walking through a lifetime together. Their journey didn’t begin here – they have history together already. They have inside jokes, and favorite dates, and their little ‘things’ that make them oh-so-THEM. But their LEGACY begins

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The details, the dresses, the moments!! Oh my!! For Jeff and me, the getting ready time on a wedding day can be summed up in one word – ELEGANCE. We ADORE classic photos of the bride and groom when all of the heirloom details, elegant statements, meaningful touches, and personal style all come together into the perfect

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Can I just say it??? WE HAVE THE BEST COUPLES EVAH!! Going through our wedding images that we made in 2016 was such a deep, joyful experience for me. We have never felt so LOVED, so APPRECIATED, and so LUCKY than we did last year. The vendors that we got to work with were over the top

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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).

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