Chrissy + Mike was forced to postpone their large 2020 wedding, due to COVID, but that didn’t stop them from still getting married! They held their ceremony at Rock Bible Church in Pleasanton, California, surrounded by 18 of their closet family and friends. The ceremony was intimate but still so beautiful, with tears shed as […]


August 2, 2020

Intimate Wedding in Downtown Pleasanton

Lillian + Eric drove out to Livermore for their engagement session, and I was so thrilled to show them this gorgeous spot for their photos! They are getting married in Livermore at Wente, so the location seemed only fitting. We ended their session with the most beautiful sunset, which you can see from these sun-soaked […]


July 22, 2020

Livermore, California Engagement Session

Vlada and her husband Shawn decided to scale back their 150 person guest list, and instead, host an intimate wedding with 26 guests. Due to Covid, many brides are asked to make the impossible decision to either postpone their wedding, or host a smaller, more intimate wedding like Shawn and Vlada. In this blog post, […]


July 20, 2020

Hosting an Intimate Wedding: A Bride’s Perspective

Jess + Kurt grew up near Mt. Diablo, making it the perfect location for their engagement photos! Not only are the views amazing, but we were also graced with the most golden sunset possible. I can’t wait for these two to tie the knot next year at the stunning Palm Events Center in Livermore!  


July 15, 2020

Mt. Diablo Engagement Session

Sarah + Jon’s engagement session with a ’62 Corvette was an afternoon for the books! I love it when couples want props for their sessions, and this car definitely took the cake. We explored Marin Headlands for their shoot, and was lucky enough to find an open field to shoot in, where the car was […]


July 12, 2020

1962 Corvette Engagement Session

Buddy + Natalie’s intimate wedding at the San Francisco City Hall is what dreams are made of! These two tied the knot in front of their immediate family, and the memories still give me goosebumps. We spent the afternoon taking portraits before they officially were pronounced husband and wife. It was a perfect day and […]


June 18, 2020

San Francisco City Hall Intimate Wedding

Megan + Kostya was forced to postpone their large wedding due to COVID-19, but that didn’t keep them from getting married! They made the absolute best of the situation and still held an intimate wedding in Megan’s parent’s backyard. It was a gorgeous afternoon, and although far from what Megan + Kostya originally planned, a […]


June 3, 2020

Megan + Kostya’s Intimate Backyard Wedding

I know I’m not supposed to have favorites, but this wedding will forever be a favorite of mine! Vlada + Shawn got married at Cline Cellars, a family owned winery in Sonoma. If you have ever driven from San Francisco to wine country, chances are you have driven by Cline Cellars. A wedding at Cline […]


June 1, 2020

Intimate Wedding at Cline Cellars

Bridge and groom at Cline Cellars wedding

A glance at Shannon + Victor’s dreamy engagement session in Livermore, California at Lavender Glen!


May 30, 2020

Engagement Session at Lavender Glen in Livermore, CA