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May 1, 2024

FILED IN: Alaska, Elopements

So, you’re planning to say “I do” in Alaska? Awesome choice! But before you embark on this epic adventure, let’s make sure you’ve got everything you need to be fully prepared for your big day. Here’s a list of what to pack for an Alaska elopement. Keep in mind that Alaska is a very big […]

April 21, 2024

FILED IN: Alaska, Elopements

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Dreaming of an intimate elopement surrounded by nature’s grandeur? Look no further than Alaska! Covering over 663,000 square miles, it’s the largest state in the U.S., boasting a vast array of landscapes and elopement destinations. Each region offers its own charm and adventures, from the northern lights in Fairbanks to the dramatic coastline of Juneau. Whether you envision saying your vows amidst towering mountains, lush forests, serene lakes, or breathtaking glaciers, Alaska has it all for couples seeking a romantic and adventurous elopement experience. In this blog post, we’ll explore some of the best places to elope in the Last Frontier.

April 9, 2024

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The Ultimate Guide to Planning a Surprise Proposal: Tips from a Proposal Photographer Hey there, lovebirds! So, you’ve decided to take the plunge and pop the big question in the most unforgettable way possible. Congratulations! Planning a surprise proposal can be nerve-wracking, but with the right guidance, it can also be one of the most […]

April 6, 2024

FILED IN: Alaska, Portraits

Discover the top photoshoot locations in Juneau, Alaska, offering breathtaking backdrops of mountains, forests, and seas that touch the horizon. From iconic landmarks to charming spots, find the perfect settings for your Juneau Alaska photoshoot. Read more on our blog!

December 9, 2022

FILED IN: Alaska, Elopements

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I’ve had the pleasure of exploring Hatcher Pass a few times now, and it never feels like enough. Every single time I drive the winding road and see the hills my jaw hits the floor. It truly is an otherworldly place. When should you elope in Hatcher Pass? If you want access to the highest elevation for the most epic mountain shots, you’ll want to elope when the roads are open between July and September.

May 14, 2024

FILED IN: Alaska, Portraits

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Kaiden and Rylee came to Juneau on a road trip from their hometown of Fairbanks Alaska. Kaiden thought Juneau, with its mountains and coastal views, would be the perfect place for a surprise engagement proposal. According to Kaiden, Rylee was always talking about wanting to get professional photos of them. So, we met up in the morning at Skater’s Cabin for what seemed to be an average couples session. However, unbeknownst to Rylee, Kaiden had an engagement ring hidden in his pocket. Keep reading to see the photos from Kaiden and Rylee’s engagement proposal session, and for some quick tips and trick for planning your own surprise proposal.

April 10, 2024

FILED IN: Alaska, Elopements

Kaira and Dan’s Girdwood waterfall elopement was anything but traditional. Two days before tying the knot, they hit road the with their closest friends, for a pre-wedding road trip. They started from their hometown of Fairbanks and drove the Parks Highway to Girdwood, to ultimately elope at Virgin Creek Falls. Virgin Creek Falls is a beautiful waterfall nestled within the towering trees of the Chugach National Forest. When Kaira and Dan said their “I Dos” under Virgin Creek Falls, the only words I can use to describe it are: Moody, ethereal, and magical. Want to read more about Kaira and Dan’s Girdwood waterfall elopement and what it’s like to elope in Girdwood? Keep reading this blog post!

February 21, 2024

FILED IN: Elopements, Mexico

Dive into the natural beauty of this intimate and casual elopement in Puerto Morelos Mexico Cenote Nuuku with playful couple Lucci and Facur.

February 9, 2024

FILED IN: Elopements, Oregon

So you want to elope on the Oregon Coast? This picturesque region, home to soaring sand dunes and wind-swept shorelines, is a beautiful collision of serene nature plus bustling harbors, giving you that effortlessly wild and imaginative backdrop for your elopement. With that, I’m keen to tell you about this wondrous location. You can consider this your photographer curated go-to newlywed’s guide to Oregon Coast elopements.

February 5, 2024

When it comes to choosing where in the world to elope, Mexico offers an endless array of stunning backdrops that can turn your intimate wedding day into a magical affair. From pristine beaches to rooftop gardens to ancient cenotes, each location has a unique charm. If you’re in search of the perfect spot to run away together that offers a perfect blend of stunning landscapes, rich cultural heritage, delicious food and romantic adventure, then look no further. Here are my top ten suggestions on where to elope in Mexico.

January 10, 2024

FILED IN: Portraits

Winter engagement session for same sex couple Sarah and Michelle Sarah and Michelle I am so excited to photograph Sarah and Michelle’s wedding this summer. I knew immediately when I talked with them on the phone for the first time they would be such a fun couple. But, for now, I will settle on sharing […]

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