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jason & elizabeth

We got an email on Wednesday from one of our amazing clients-turned-life-friends – for whom we’ve photographed her two daughter’s weddings (Lizzy and Steph) and her 25th wedding anniversary with her hubby – with a photo attached that said: “Just noticed that all pics on my desk are by The Youngrens!” Aaaaaaand this is what

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We’ve come to the third and final installment of the Pasadena wedding of Jason and Elizabeth. They held the “Share in the Love” themed reception at the multi-level Spanish-style estate of Lizzy’s parents, and this house lends itself to casual estate weddings more than any other house we’ve photographed. Built against a small hill, it

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Welcome back to Part Two of Lizzy and Ipp’s adorable estate wedding in Pasadena. While the reception was held at Lizzy’s parent’s house, they picked the most heavenly site just down the street for the ceremony, Crescenta Valley Park. Tucked way back in a corner of this rolling park is a giant tree that would

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I have to admit. This particular post is hard for me to write. I’ve been fumbling around in phrases and sentences for the past week trying to find the right words. Not because there isn’t anything to say about these two. But because there just isn’t enough blog space on the internet to say how

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I am SO EXCITED to share Part Two of Lizzy and Ipp’s engagement session at Corona Lake. These two win the award for Most Genius Engagement Session Idea for coming up with the idea of shooting their session on metal rowboats out in the middle of a gorgeous, secluded lake – when Lizzy suggested the

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Everybody knew why he was coming to the party. He had just put in a long day at work and Jason was tired, dirty, and definitely smelly. Under normal circumstances, he would have skipped his friend’s engagement party, gone home, showered, and hit the sack. But this wasn’t normal circumstances – this was Elizabeth. She

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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).