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edric & julia

If you ever need a little pick-me-up, Edric and Julia’s smiles will always do the trick. Now capture those smiles on medium format film, and you’re looking at a whole lotta happy. These two sweet souls are an endless pool of joy, and their wedding day was just as wonderful and joyful as ever, and I’m thrilled with

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Edric and Julia’s sweet wedding atTurnip Rose Promenade continues today with the lovely couple and all of the blushed-to-perfection reception details. Greenleaf Designs did a fantastic job on the blush pink florals studded with eucalyptus, and Anything Everything Productions were the wonderful videography team that captured the day. It was an affair filled with amazing vendors that brought this celebration

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“We’re all a little weird. And life is a little weird. And when we find someone whose weirdness is compatible with ours, we join up with them and fall into mutually satisfying weirdness—and call it love—true love.” Edric and Julia had these words read at their ceremony, and they squeezed my heart from every direction.

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The fun fun FUN continues today with Edric and Julia’s engagement session at Belmont Park – the cute carnival area that’s located at San Diego’s most loved shoreline, Mission Beach. Julia and Edric were looking for a lighthearted engagement session that would feature their less-than-serious side and make them smile for years to come, so there’s

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Love should be happy. I mean, why do we take it so seriously all the time? It’s always joyful and fulfilling and challenging, but sometimes I feel like we lose the happy in the midst of all of the thinking and serving and pursuing of each other. Edric and Julia are two silly souls with a dash of

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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).