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gaurav & anu

Oh how sweet this is! The oh-so-fabulous Modern Luxury Brides has featured Anu and Gaurav’s dynamite destination wedding at the Ritz-Carlton Half Moon Bay, and to see our wonderful brides and grooms in the printed pages of a magazine makes my heart flutter! But of course, if you wear a jaw-dropping Oscar de la Renta

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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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We’ve officially made it dear bloggy blog – we’ve arrived at Part Three of Gaurav and Anu’s wedding at The Ritz-Carlton Half Moon Bay, and if you’ve been following this Indian wedding thus far, you know it’s been nothing short of gorgeous! The colors, traditions, and Indian ceremonies have been unbelievably stunning, but today we

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What a wonderful wedding this was for Jeff and me! Gaurav and Anu really outdid themselves, and we loved every minute of their off the hook Indian wedding at The Ritz-Carlton Half Moon Bay. The dancing, the colors, the drums, the music – oh my! We couldn’t help but dance (and shoot) our way through the

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If you ask the lively and energetic Anu about her love story with Gaurav, without hesitation she will joke, “Of course Gaurav was instantly floored by me…” I can’t think of a better way to paint the perfect picture of Anu’s bright and hilarious personality (I’m kind of in love with this girl). But as soon as

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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).