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patrick & kelsey

As promised last week with Kevin and Morgan’s destination wedding in Sun Valley, we’re showing off more of the film images we’ve been making at our recent weddings. Today’s lucky post is Patrick and Kelsey’s rustic wedding at Santa Margarita Ranch just outside of San Luis Obispo. This sweet central coast wedding took place on the old ranch

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Patrick and Kelsey’s wedding at Santa Margarita Ranch felt incredibly heartwarming to photograph because the venue itself is downright inviting. The historic ranch was a stopping point on the old El Camino Real, the road that connected all of California’s 21 missions, so the buildings simply embody history. It was the perfect place to celebrate a fun-loving and

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Patrick simply can’t believe that a girl as kind, generous, and loving as Kelsey would marry him. She’s strong, beautiful, and thoughtful with a hilarious sense of humor. What Patrick doesn’t realize, though, is that Kelsey feels the same way. She can’t believe that someone as funny, creative, and compassionate as Patrick would marry her.

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It’s a week before Christmas Day and the peppermint lattes aren’t the only thing sweetening up the holidays – we’ve got two adorable faces visiting the bloggy-blog again today and their smiles are so sweet you could toss them in your morning coffee and stir them up! Ha! Patrick and Kelsey are childhood friends turned

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They debate over who made the first move. They had known each other since they were kids. She was friends with his older sisters so they grew up around each other. She was Kelsey and he was Patrick – the friend of his sisters and the brother of her friends. It was always that way

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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).