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The Wedding of Clint and Nicole

The wedding was held at the beautiful Casa Real in Pleasanton CA.  Ceremony and reception same location.  It was a winter wedding in January of this year.  Funny thing it had been sunny for quit some time but then the weather decided to drizzle on and off again but either way the light was really nice.  Nicole looked stunning in casing her hour glass figure so beautifully.  I meet Clint for the first time on their wedding day what a nice young man.  He was very graceful and kind. Reception was so lively and exciting.  It awesome to see people just let loose.  I wish these two the very best and thank them for having me shoot their wedding day.  Please enjoy the photos!

Bride getting makeup done.

The Wedding of Michael and Amanda

It was a great pleasure to have photographed Michael and Amanda’s wedding at La Grande in Oakley.  She was my first bride that I had Skype with.  I know it sounds funny but I have never really used Skype before but I figured it out and I was so proud of myself.  Amanda at the time lived in Eureka and it was so much easier to communicate that way.  It was a lovely fall wedding with the leaves turning gold in color and it wasn’t cold or hot on her wedding day.  I loved how Amanda looked at Michael so cute and sweet on him the whole day.  I wish them the very best in their future together.




The Quincenera of Yvanna

Her 15th birthday was held in Hercules CA. I had the great pleasure photography this young lady. She had a surprise when she did her special dance when Mickey Mouse came to swift her off her feet. She is a great fan of Mickey Mouse so this meant a lot to her. Enjoy the photos!

Engagement Session of Gabrielle and Dan pt.1

Gabrielle is a Veterinarian and her love of animals just touches me deeply.  I adore animals myself so it was fun to have Gabbie and Dan’s little guy with us.  I love his pictures with them.  We photographed them in this very special location in Napa it somewhere they come to frequently so its special to the couple and I totally enjoyed shooting there.  The lighting was so beautiful on them and they glow so nicely.  Stay tunned to their second photo shoot and then their wedding images.

Jon and Krupa 1

I had the pleasure of photographing this mini Indian wedding of Jon and Krupa.  It was held in San Francisco and a gorgeous Indian wedding ceremony for Krupa’s family.  I thought it looked magnificent with all those adoring colors and fancy fabrics which is not what you normally see in a typical western wedding.  It was great to be apart of something so cultural I absolutely loved it.  I also had the pleasure of photographing their more traditional wedding but you will get to see that next week.

San Francisco Indian Wedding

San Francisco Indian Wedding


Bride puts on Jewlery before ceremony.


Portrait of Krupa just before her Indian ceremony


Detail of brides jewlery and makeup.


Portrait of Krupa a traditional Indian Bride


Detail of the alter to the Indian Ceremony how gorgeously colorful it is.


Chair near alter where family usually sit during Indian wedding ceremony


Detail of food given at the Indian ceremony between couple


A detail for the Indian wedding Ceremony


The groom walking in to the Indian Ceremony for family blessing


Mother in law washes feet of groom at the alter in the Indian wedding ceremony


Detail shot of Indian priest blessings


Exchange of flower wreaths at the Indian ceremony


Detail shot of the bride and groom wearing their flower wreaths at their Indian ceremony


Detail shot of grooms sister tying the knot for bride and groom at the Indian wedding ceremony


Blessing at the Indian ceremony


A shot of the bride and groom tied together holding hand at the Indian ceremony


Groom blessing his bride at the Indian wedding ceremony


A bride and groom shot at the alter after the wedding ceremony.


A photo of bride and groom after their Indian wedding ceremony to show off how gorgeous their attire really are.


A close up shot of the bride holding on to her groom.


Indian god detail shot ceremonial god at the Indian wedding


Blessing of the mother of the bride at the Indian wedding in San Francisco


Mother of the bride blesses groom at the Indian wedding ceremony


Covering of the groom and reveal of groom to see is bride for first time at the Indian wedding


Bride walking up to the alter at her Indian wedding ceremony San Francisco


Bride and groom at Indian ceremony walk around in circle to confirm there marriage


Blessings of bride and groom on their Indian wedding ceremony