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Katey + Tim at Darlington House – La Jolla, CA

DARLINGTON HOUSE LA JOLLA WEDDING Darlington House in La Jolla is the perfect venue for those who love Spanish inspired vintage vibes with the beach down the street. It’s easy to transform the outdoor space to match your vision and gives me those high-end laid back feels. AISLE REVEAL Katey and Tim chose to wait […]


Modern Meets Romantic Wedding at Hangar 21 South | Fullerton, CA | Diane + Marvin PT. II

WEDDING AT HANGAR 21 SOUTH One of my favorite parts about photographing a wedding at Hangar 21 South is getting to take photos with the helicopter. My second favorite part is watching couples’ guests stare in AMAZEMENT as the helicopter brings them into the reception for their grand entrance. If you’re into the industrial, modern […]

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Cambodian Wedding in Los Angeles, CA | Diane & Marvin

CAMBODIAN WEDDING CEREMONY IN LOS ANGELES Diane and Marvin had a two-day wedding celebration last summer. All of their immediate family joined them for the Cambodian ceremonies in Diane’s parents’ home. It was important for them to pay respect to the family and cultural traditions, and was a beautiful thing for me to experience! Diane’s […]


Edgy Boho Galway Downs Temecula Wedding | Merissa & Jacque

Galway Downs Temecula Wedding I absolutely loved how Fawn Events transformed the ceremony and reception spaces as Galway Downs. It goes to show how malleable Galway Downs Temecula Weddings are to fit your ideal wedding vision! When describing the vibe, Laura from Fawn Events shared there was an edgy boho element to the wedding to […]


Temecula Creek Inn Wedding with Citrus and Dog Details| Brianna & T

Temecula Creek Inn Wedding Temecula Creek Inn weddings are always a treat for me, being that the StoneHouse is a short drive from my home! What was extra special about Brianna and T’s wedding is the thoughtful touches they introduced through their wedding design. I’m a little obsessed with dogs, as are B&T, which inspired […]


Sacred Mountain Julian Wedding | Andrew & Ashley

Sacred Mountain Julian Wedding Sacred Mountain Julian is a hidden gem east of San Diego, tucked into the mountainside. It’s the perfect place for those who want a woodsy destination feel for their wedding day, without having to travel out of state for it. I was lucky enough to spend a few nights here for […]


Summer Wedding at 1880 Union Hotel in Los Alamos, CA | Kelsey + David

Wedding at 1880 Union Hotel 1880 Union Hotel is a hidden gem tucked into old town Los Alamos. It’s a vintage western wedding venue that people seem to miss unless they’ve had the happy accident of staying the night while passing through. Every time I come to this spot, I see it with new eyes […]

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Temecula Creek Inn Wedding | Amanda & Pui

Temecula Wedding Venues – Temecula Creek Inn Wedding Amanda & Pui chose to marry in a gorgeous Stonehouse tucked near the Temescal Mountains at Temecula Creek Inn. Temecula is mainly known for its wine country but has a ton of hidden gems, like TCI! It’s one of my favorite Temecula Wedding Venues. What I love […]


5 Main Differences Between a Micro-Wedding and an Elopement

If your ideal wedding celebration includes the words “intimate” and laid-back, you’re normally leaning towards an elopement or a micro-wedding. While these terms get tossed together a ton, they’re two very different ways of celebrating your love. Here are a few key differences between a micro wedding and an elopement! GUEST LIST Elopements are between […]

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Buddhist Wedding at Dos Pueblos Orchid Farm, Goleta, CA | Raquel & John

Buddhist Wedding at Dos Pueblos Orchid Farm Raquel and John held an emotional Buddhist Ceremony on the cliffside, overlooking the Pacific Ocean, at Dos Pueblos Orchid Farm in Goleta. Their day continued on with a festive spirit, their friends entertaining the other guests using their wonderful gifts. At the celebration, you could experience acrobatics, juggling, […]


Paradise Point San Diego Wedding [Heather + Kyle]

San Diego Wedding Venue Rolling up to this San Diego wedding venue, the only thing I could think was how it felt like I entered a portal into the tropical island of my dreams!  Paradise Point not only lives up to its name, but transports you to another place altogether, so if you’re dreaming up […]


Leo Carrillo Ranch Wedding | Kyla + Warren

Carlsbad Wedding at Leo Carrillo Ranch Oh man, this peacock filled location is one I had dreamed of photographing a wedding at forever! I adore how cozy the whole space is, with lots of nods to Spain with the architecture and lush bougainvillea everywhere. It’s a spot I’d want to roll up to with a […]


Cactus Rose Rimrock Ranch Wedding | Sara + Areio

Desert wedding inspiration at Rimrock Ranch in Pioneertown near Joshua Tree.


Spring Wedding at Vintage Rose in Orange | Phil + Archie

Spring Wedding at The Vintage Rose in Orange California Phil and Archie are complete sweethearts, super laid back and care about the people in their lives the MOST. This made their wedding celebration such a joy to be part of… and made it easy to hang with them until the last hour. Their wedding day […]


Elegant European Style Wedding at Villa Sancti Di Bella in Malibu, CA [Mackie + David]

European Style Wedding Were we in Italy? Maybe the South of France? Or in my wildest dream? Ya’ll, Mackie and Dave chose the most elegant European style venue in the hills of Malibu to get married. It’s privately owned in a mansion residential area, which makes me feel like eventually my dreams of owning an […]


Mauve, Gold and Black Modern Wedding at Hangar 21 South [Cherisse + Can]

As featured on Green Wedding Shoes Hangar 21 South Lord have mercy. Wow, from beginning to end, Cherisse and Can planned their day out to be full of love, light and the best damn party I have ever witnessed. From making sure all the people they love were given acknowledgement for their part in their […]


Elegant + Organic Dos Pueblos Orchid Farm Wedding [Britney + Aviv]

Dos Pueblos Orchid Farm Dos Pueblos Orchid Farm is a greenhouse on a farm overlooking the Pacific ocean. 360 degrees of natural beauty, completely transformed into an ethereal event space under the stars. Britney and Aviv wanted their wedding design to bring the greenhouse alive in an elegant and organic way. To do that, they […]


A Rainbow Extravaganza for The Jam Event 2019 at Dos Pueblos Orchid Farm

Dos Pueblos Orchid Farm Stoked to be heading back to Dos Pueblos Orchid Farm again this weekend, working alongside some of my favorite design + planning humans (Wild Heart Events) and getting to photograph a RAD wedding. All the stars align once again, so it’s a great time to share the images I took from […]


Bright and Moody San Clemente Wedding at The Casino [Heather + Trisha]

Casino San Clemente Wedding Heather and Trisha’s wedding inspiration was old California vibes meets moody colorful tones with a Spanish influence, and I’d say they nailed it. K. Sage Events designed every little detail, bringing in Lazy Creative Designs to hand watercolor The Casino for their invites, Siren Floral Co. for her luscious, wild + […]


Chic Bohemian O’Donnell House Palm Springs Wedding [Karli + Nick]

The O’Donnell House Bougainvillea-filled and a 180 degree view of Palm Springs – that’s what you get to see when celebrating at The O’Donnell House. The home itself is a gorgeous historic Spanish-inspired estate that is what my future home dreams are made of. PROBABLY one of my favorite wedding venues in Palm Springs, right […]

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"I can say with 100% confidence, you will be doing yourself a huge favor by hiring Alex for your big day! I cannot thank her enough for the unbelievably gorgeous photos, the ease of the entire day, the process leading up to it, and for her wonderful and fun personality."

- danielle & chris, 2019 wedding

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"Let's talk about the actual wedding day. She HANDLED. She was the director of the whole shebang, making sure everything went smoothly, gracefully guiding everyone into place, and putting on music so we could feel ourselves. She helped make us feel easy, breezy, and sexy/sweet/romantic as hell!"

- natasha & conner, 2019 wedding

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"She captures the real, candid moments on your wedding day that you will cherish forever while you are casually going about your wedding day and soaking up every moment. She will capture photographs that will make you sob like a baby and smile so much it hurts. She will be one of your BFFs on your wedding day... your confidence will be up and she will encourage you to make out with your significant other with no reservations. "

- Katey & Tim, 2019 wedding

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