GAVIN + BRENNA | oahu wedding photographer

Gavin and Brenna’s wedding on the North Shore of Oahu in August was so much fun! After a week of perfect tanningView full post »

MIKE + BETHANY | oahu portrait photographer

Chase and I met up with Mike and Bethany at their cute home on the point in Laie, HI when we were visiting in August. WeView full post »


I finally made homemade graham crackers after dreaming about it for months! The recipe came from Deb at the SmittenView full post »

ALICIA + BRIDESMAIDS | orange county wedding photographer

Alicia (in the long black & white dress) surprised her bridesmaids with a pre-wedding photo shoot at the Dana PointView full post »

RILEY FAMILY | orange county family photographer

Chase and I met the Rileys for brunch at Eclipse Chocolate Bar & Bistro in San Diego to take a few photos of theirView full post »

OWSLEY FAMILY | orange county family photographer

We took the Owsley’s family photos in their garage, with all five of their family members: Carrie, Pat, freakingView full post »


Grilling is hands-down one of my favorite things about summer. Everything tastes a little better with some grill marksView full post »

ALYSSA IN SAN CLEMENTE | orange county portrait photographer

Shooting this girl was so much fun! She’s a natural in front of the camera and had us laughing the entire time.View full post »

TAYLOR BRIDALS | orange county wedding photography

This beautiful girl was married this past weekend in Portland! We were lucky to meet up with her in San Diego before theView full post »

STEVE + CLARE | orange county engagement photographer

Steve &  Clare were so much fun to shoot! They are students in Idaho home for the summer and just headed back toView full post »


We flew to Las Vegas at the start of the month and, from there, embarked on a road trip from Vegas to St. Louis, MO (View full post »

ABBY IN ST. LOUIS | orange county portrait photographer

We had fun taking photos with our little sister Abby as our model during our week in St. Louis this month (Okay, she&#View full post »

BEN + CARRIE | orange county engagement photographer

We had fun shooting for this sweet couple’s two-year anniversary this past weekend. Carrie is from Connecticut (View full post »


Like most twenty-somethings bombarded on all sides by health propaganda like Forks Over Knives and Fat, Sick, andView full post »

BALLERINA LEA | orange county portrait photographer

The stunning Lea and I wandered around the citrus orchards and horse stables near her home in Rancho Santa Fe for thisView full post »

EAT SALT LAKE | tulie bakery

During the six months Chase and I lived in Salt Lake City, we spent about five months eating at the same placesView full post »

MOLLY IN THE SNOW | utah portrait photographer

Shortly before leaving Utah I convinced my sister Molly to voyage out into the snow with me and pose for a fewView full post »