fbpx

WELCOME TO OUR BLOG

Our Latest #TY Couples
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

justin & alexia

Happy Wednesday my dear readers and I’m so happy that we get to share such a fabulous wedding with everyone to make your week bright! How can you not feel happy with gold dusted fabrics, sheer peach accents, and long elegant tables set in a manicured garden? Justin and Alexia did this whole day right

READ MORE

The best thing about a young couple in love is that they have their whole lives in front of them. Nothing about their relationship is old or weary – everything is new and exciting. The rivers of possibilities may as well be streaming out of their ears. The next best thing about a young couple

READ MORE

Jeff and I just returned from the Bay Area where we had the privilege of photographing a sweet couple in a teeny town called Brentwood, and who would have known that this town could be so stylish?? The bride, Alexia, has impeccable taste and began assembling a very glamorous Gatsby-esque garden wedding waaaay before the

READ MORE

Welcome back to the second half of Justin and Alexia’s Lake Tahoe engagement session where there are a couple of things that made Jeff and me giddy while shooting. First, there was snow, which for any SoCal dweller is cool enough, but tromping around in the cold stuff brought me screaming right back to my

READ MORE

It wasn’t out of the ordinary for Justin to take her out on a boat at sunrise – for the two of them to delicately skim across the glassy lake through the thin morning fog as the sky lightened over the summer mountain ridges. They had done this same thing the first year they met,

READ MORE

 

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

READ MORE

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).