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Greg + Amelia
THE GRAND DEL MAR

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THE HIDDEN CASTLE

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Chris + Koree
THE LODGE AT TORREY PINES

chris & katie

When that project you’ve been SO excited about for the last few years finally lands on your doorstep… Our wonderful friends at The Knot published the most beautiful wedding book EVAH featuring nothing but sweet and lovely outdoor weddings, and they’ve included TWO of our favorite weddings from Lake Tahoe! This wedding bundle-of-joy arrived while Jeff and I

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When one of our favorite venues fell in love with one of our favorite weddings, I felt like the stars and moon and planets had all aligned just for us. The Ritz-Carlton in Lake Tahoe nestled against the Sierra Nevada mountains is nothing short of dreamy to photograph, and Chris and Katie’s destination wedding was

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Remember this gem of a wedding in Lake Tahoe? Remember the aspen trees, the antlers, the sailcloth tent on the lawn of the Ritz-Carlton? Remember the ski resort in the summertime and Chris and Katie’s sweet love for each other? *******swooooooon****** Chris and Katie’s wedding was a DREAM to photograph because it had everything we absolutely

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Are you ready for this folks? I mean really ready? Because today we’re featuring the avalanche of eye-popping details from Chris and Katie’s wedding at The Ritz-Carlton in Lake Tahoe. An enormous thanks goes out to the crazy talented Merrily of Merrily Wed for guiding the entire rustic design. The textures, the colors, the style

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I don’t think Chris could ever go a day in his life without feeling completely loved by Katie. Her warmth rushes out of her skin and wraps you up into a giant Katie-blanket of love, encouragement, and peace when you’re around her and there is no possible way not to feel adored. We are all

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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).