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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

nick & shivani

Shivani loves the ocean, and Nick’s heart is at home in the mountains – both places where they grew up. So they modeled their Hindu wedding in Dana Point after as much nature as possible. The sangeet washed in blue that you saw in Part Two was a homage to the water, an undersea wonderland,

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If there’s anything you should know about Jeff and me, it’s that we LOVE tradition. And not just church-and-ballroom tradition (although that’s totally our jam). But any tradition that goes back generations brings life to our souls. No matter where it’s from, what it looks like, or how it’s done. Tradition is traditional for a

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Grace Cathedral in San Francisco is Shivani’s favorite place to be in the city. It’s quiet. And massive. Yet intimate. It’s a place set apart to connect with the divine, and it touches her heart every time she walks through the doors. Nick also happened to love the cathedral when they met (one of many

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These two never believed in soulmates. In fact, they were wondering if this whole love thing was actually going to happen for them or if life had simply passed them by. But then these two started talking over long distance. A few conversations turned into a few months which turned into hearts that were maybe falling for this other

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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).