A midwest couple, a Monday wedding, and an incredible celebration. Jenna + Matthew’s day was filled with SO much love, happiness and excitement from those who joined their wedding day on the west coast. All my love to you two, you are amazing. XO Photographer: Gabriella Santos Photography Venue: Lake Oak Meadows Dress Designer: Rosa … Continue reading wedding of jenna + matthew / lake oak meadows / temecula ca
From the moment I met Kristen, at a small little coffee shop for chai lattes, we bonded. She shared her beautiful love story of she and Wes. We started planning, and I knew their May wedding would be everything. A perfectly warm spring day in Temecula California hosted their celebration. Friends and family from all … Continue reading wedding of kristen + wes / whispering oaks terrace / temecula ca
The love felt between these two is immeasurable and incredible to witness. Nick saw his bride for the first time inside the balloon as it was filling. Between the bursts of flames and fans, tears and sweet words were heard. They said their “I dos” hundreds of feet above the ground, followed by a perfect morning brunch with their closest family and friends at Lake Skinner. Continue reading eloped // briawna + nick // temecula, ca
Temecula California’s wine country would host Lauren + Juan’s absolutely perfect fall wedding.
Both in their Vera Wang, they said “I do” under the warm California sun.
There could not be two people more perfect for one another, witnessing their families, love, and happiness together was incredible.
Cheers to you my beautiful friends, XO Continue reading temecula ca wedding of lauren + juan
The warm California sun graced us with its beauty, the champagne was a fabulous addition, and spending an evening getting to know these incredible people was even better. Continue reading wilson creek winery engagements with paola + zakk
Splitting my time between Northern Utah and Southern California is such a beautiful thing. One day I can shoot deep in the pine trees on a mountain side and another day barefoot at sunset on the beach. Recently, I had the opportunity to shoot with the adorable Craig family at Newport Beach. We shot at Balboa … Continue reading newport beach family shoot with the craig’s
I recently met Trevor while he was shooting a wedding I was attending as a guest in beautiful Park City. Of course, we immediately started chatting all things photography related and have kept in touch to plan his family shoot. A new dad, full time photographer, and wonderful husband to his beautiful wife Kathy. We … Continue reading scenic mirror lake hooper family shoot
The requirement for being an artist? Having a soul. If you are breathing, than you are a creative. Because being an artist does not mean what you think it does. It’s not just being a painter, musician, photographer, writer – it’s about the life you are creating. ~ “The way of the artisan is a … Continue reading tuesday’s quote of the day
There is nothing I love more than delivering final wedding images to clients. It’s like Christmas. I’ve teamed up with a few other small business owners both in my home state as well as online to create custom goodies and marketing materials to include in my boxes. I thought I’d take you through what I … Continue reading business – delivering final wedding images
A vision, warm evening light, incredible creatives coming together, and we have this. Inspiration for a summer-desert elopement. Enjoy. None of the above would even be possible without a vision, trust, and cooperation from these amazing professionals. Thank you for making this shoot so fun, beautiful, and creative. Design/photography: Gabriella Santos Photography Florals: Peaches … Continue reading photography – sand + sun styled shoot