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If you are getting married on the Northern California coast, make sure your dress takes advantage of the frequent coastal tempests.
An off season engagement session can feel like you have an entire redwood forest to yourself.
Redwood coast elopement. Golden hour chaser. Spending time in the trees or dipping your toes in extremely cold water never fails to recenter at least a little bit of this bonkers world.
From cathedrals of old growth redwood trees to rugged windswept coastlines cloaked in fog or bathed in that unmistakeable golden California glow, here are some fantastic locations and venues to kickstart your redwood elopement or intimate wedding plans.
If it rains on your wedding day, you know I’m going to encourage you to dance/run/walk or twirl in it. Not juuuuust because it makes for a great photograph but honestly, rain is fun. I won’t be spoiling any season finales when I tell you rain is also wet… so just be ready for whatever […]
Such an incredible amount of care went into planning this Pamplin Grove wedding. The couple got ready at the groom’s Grandmother’s house. The pair hand made gifts for the bridesmaids, groomsmen and guests – resin bracelets, etched glass mugs and four leaf clover keychains. They were then driven to the ceremony by family members in vintage cars. Not to mention this was easily one of the most emotionally infused ceremonies I’ve photographed.
You know that warmth that spreads into your bones after standing with your back to the sun for a little while? The definition of basking. That sums up this wedding. Glowy and warm.
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