Kelly + Ralphy | Beverly Hills Courthouse Wedding Photographer

Kelly & Ralphy got married today at the Beverly Hills Courthouse!  Here are some highlights from their day. Makeup/hair by the incomparable Bioanca J. Robinson Ralphy is a regular at the world-famous Comedy Store on Sunset Boulevard, and that’s where he and Kelly met. So it only made sense to do their couples photo shoot […]

Tiffani + Kevin | Los Angeles Elopement Photographer

Tiffani and Kevin got married today at the Greystone Mansion in Beverly Hills, in an intimate elopement ceremony witnessed by their closest family. One of the best compliments a wedding photographer can have is when clients refer their friends and family to me — Tiffani is Cullie’s oldest friend (see Cullie & Chris’ Beverly Hills […]

Melanie + Goldwyn | Beverly Hills Courthouse Wedding Photography

Melanie and Goldwyn were married today in an intimate wedding ceremony at the historic Beverly Hills Courthouse.  Here are some highlights from their day. Melanie’s wedding dress:  Jill Stuart Melanie’s shoes:  Christian Louboutin Goldwyn’s suit:  Calvin Klein Goldwyn’s shoes:  Aldo Melanie’s flowers:  made by the bride! Melanie and Goldwyn are planning a full formal wedding […]

Robin + Kiel | Beverly Hills Courthouse Wedding

Robin & Kiel got married today at the Beverly Hills Courthouse. Here are a few highlights from their day. The couple chose not to do couples portraits, but we did sneak a few photos of them in the courthouse just before the ceremony… The ceremony in the wedding chapel… The traditional kiss under the chapel […]

“Posed” versus “natural” wedding portraits

When I meet with couples to talk about what they’re looking for in a wedding photographer, I often hear them say things like, “We like your photos because they’re not posed.” After I say thank you for the nice compliment, I point out to them that almost all of the photos that they’ve seen on […]

Vanessa + Victor at the Santa Barbara Courthouse

Vanessa and Victor were married yesterday in the world-famous Mural Room of the Santa Barbara Courthouse — one of the most beautiful and unique wedding venues anywhere in the world for courthouse and traditional weddings alike.  Here’s the story of their day. Wedding coordinator: Shawna Andrade at Dulce Dia Events Love was in the air […]

Christina + Craig | Beverly Hills Courthouse Wedding

Christina & Craig got married at the Beverly Hills Courthouse! Here are some highlights from their day… Christina and Craig’s amazingly cute dogs, Zeus and Freda, were an important part of their day — all family should get a chance to be in wedding photos, whether two footed or four! The ceremony at the courthouse […]

Shirley + Dan at Heisler Park

It was a stormy winter’s afternoon, on this first day of winter, but that didn’t stop Shirley and Dan from getting married.  Here are some highlights from their day. We were going to do some romantic photos on the beach before the ceremony, but the wind and rain and traffic snarls put an end to […]

Jenny + Mike | Beverly Hills Courthouse Wedding Photographer

Jenny and Mike eloped today!  Here are highlights from their Beverly Hills Courthouse wedding. Jenny’s dress:  Vera Wang Jenny’s flowers: made by the bride! Their courthouse wedding ceremony was witnessed by close family and friends, as they exchanged rings and a kiss and became Mr. and Mrs.! Jenny & Mike chose only to have their […]

David + Kevin | Beverly Hills Courthouse Wedding Photographer

David & Kevin got married in an intimate wedding ceremony at the Beverly Hills Courthouse on Friday.  Here are some highlights from their day, starting with the arrival of the happy couple at the courthouse… The coupled opted for a private ceremony, with no photographs and witnessed by family and friends.  Afterwards,  it was time […]