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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

josh & corinne

It’s a great thing to work with couples that you can’t pass up, and Josh and Corinne are the kind of people that I just can’t say no to. We don’t shoot newborn portraits or family portraits, but when it comes to our past wedding couples, we simply can’t resist. I photographed Josh and Corinne’s maternity

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I don’t do this – except for people that I love… And boy do I love these two! Josh and Corinne captured our hearts when we photographed their wedding in 2013, and when we heard that they were going to be parents, I could barely contain my joy.  So when they asked if I would make

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It’s no secret that I love bragging on our stylish and talented couples, but it’s so great when other people brag on them too, particularly when it’s the people at Style Me Pretty! Josh and Corinne’s lovely garden wedding in Los Angeles was just featured on the Little Black Book blog AND the California blog –

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It takes a very stylish eye to take a fresh look at the house of your childhood and reinvent it for your backyard garden wedding, but Josh and Corinne did a spectacular job! They invited their closest friends and family the home in which Josh grew up, hung bistro lights across the gardens, adorned family

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Corinne is the type of girl that when she’s not looking, all of us turn to each other and say, “Good grief, this girl is ridiculously beautiful.”  And even though I think Corinne knows that she’s beautiful in a very sweet and humble way – she has fabulous taste and loves dressing up – I’m not

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It’s 80 degrees this week in San Diego and it’s the beginning of March. Whaaaaaa? The skies are perfectly baby blue without a cloud in sight, which means we have those creamy golden afternoons when the suns melts like a stick of buttah over the horizon. Which basically makes everything better, just like butter. And

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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).