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“I do” in the southwest

Destination: Mesa, Arizona Purpose: Family wedding Attending: the whole family! I really enjoy the opportunity to photograph in a new location, then again, what photographer doesn’t. My wife’s niece, Kayla, was getting married which allowed for the whole family to attend the event. So after several days of packing we left So. Cal and headed...

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Acts of Service Part II

I had to make sure I had it all. I didn’t want to forget anything. Thousands of people would be awaiting their opportunity at a memory and it rested on my shoulders to be organized and prepared. Isn’t it so much more than just be organized, though? It’s what you’re packing when you plan important...

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Kauai Wedding

The day has arrived! Monica was a spectacular bride. Her wedding gown perfectly silhouetted her figure. The crystals on her gown sparkled almost as much as her eyes did. It’s no wonder that her groom, Nico, was emotional when he saw his bride for the first time.  Nico was fairly stellar himself dressed all in...

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Kauai Wedding Day2

When you are on California time, it makes it easy to wake up early to experience the sunrise. The weather didn’t exactly present ideal conditions, but I still was pleased with a shot I managed to get. Maybe more importantly was the lesson I learned: standing very near the ocean + a breeze + sea...

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Kauai Wedding DAY1

My destination wedding with Nico and Monica to Kauai began with our meeting one another at the airport. Our five hour flight to Honolulu gave us plenty of time to really get to know one another, this isn’t a privilege I typically receive. The three of us had lunch before catching our flight to the...

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