Villa Casa Bella with breathtaking ocean views was the perfect location for Katie and Michael’s Santa Barbara wedding. Katie couldn’t have been prettier when she walked down the aisle to say I Do to Michael. Ceremony music by Santa Barbara guitarist Chris Fossek. Click on […]
Category Archives: Destination Wedding
If you are thinking of a destination wedding. You need not look any further than Santa Barbara, California. 1.~ The Weather. Santa Barbara has plenty of sunshine year round. That and the average daily temperature being in the 70s is tough to beat. 2. ~ Gorgeous views in every direction. Santa Barbara delights the eye […]
The main theme for Katrina and Michael’s wedding was FUN. Surrounded by family and friends (that felt more like family), they let loose and celebrated their wedding with gusto! Bates Ranch House was the perfect venue for their wedding. They took advantage of the breathtaking mountain and ocean views by having their ceremony with the […]
It was eight years of renovations but the El Encanto Hotel is now open and a joy to behold. For more photos and info click here for Part 1. Click here for Part 2.
It can be a real challenge planning your wedding from across the country. Luckily for Melissa, Jon and I, they chose LaFete Weddings to plan and design their wedding. LaFete clearly understood their tastes and style, and knew we would be a great match for their wedding photography. Coming from Chicago, they had limited availability […]
I’m anxiously awaiting the release date for the book “Southern California Weddings”. Due out in May by Panache Partners, LLC. I’m excited to see photographs from Gigi and Billy’s beautiful Montecito wedding published. Thanks to Colette of LaFete Weddings for event design and coordination, on this gorgeous Four Seasons Biltmore Reception.