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shea & kailyn

As promised, we have more beauty today on the bloggy-blog to send you into this fabulous fall weekend. As you don your witches hat and steal away into this Halloween night with a bubbling cup of hot cider, first make sure to sneak a peek at this lovely set of film from this wedding in the foothills

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Shea and Kailyn’s delightful wedding continues today with the big community celebration at their hometown church. I loved the printed navy details throughout the reception decor that matched the look of the sweet bridesmaids dresses. Shea and Kailyn used runners and ribbons to accent the tables, hung market lights across the space, and chose soft

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Shea and Kailyn’s deep connection to each other is only matched by the deep connection they have with the community around them. Their wedding day wasn’t just a big event for their respective families, but it was the event of the fall for their tight-knit town in the foothills of LA. Shea and Kailyn both work at their

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Happy holiday weekend to our dear readers! This week has been a goldmine of sweetness with Adam and Kim’s wedding at The Loft on Pine and now Shea and Kailyn’s heartwarming engagement session at the Scripps Seaside Forum in La Jolla. I can’t help but feel happy when I look at these images, because Shea and

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Shea knew immediately that Kailyn was the one for him. She was fun, energetic, smart, and passionate about life, and Shea realized he had fallen for her when he looked into his future and she was there right beside him. In fact, when Kailyn came home to Glendora for a visit after her first semester of college, Shea let her know

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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).