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Greg + Amelia
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THE LODGE AT TORREY PINES

josh & stephanie

Oh what a sweet day it is on the blog today! I LOVE mornings when I get to share our medium format film images, and today is an especially delightful post because I’m so proud of the film work we made at Josh and Stephanie’s heartfelt celebration. This is the cream of the crop my friends, and every

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There’s something magical in the air when it comes to Josh and Stephanie. Their joy is simply contagious, and I’m about to spread it as far as I can because I love these two darlings so much. Their garden wedding at Bernardo Winery felt just as kind and inviting as their two hearts – guests were treated to little

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She’s his favorite. His favorite of everything. His favorite person to be around, to talk to, and to hike with. There’s nobody else he would rather have in the kayak next to him or be dreaming beside him. When you ask Josh, ‘Why Stephanie?’ he looks over at her sweet smile and says simply 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).