Category Archives: Engagement

Springtime Engagement Session in Central Park, NYC

The daffodils just blossomed. It’s springtime in New York City. My favorite time of year there. It was a chilly morning, but nothing a little love couldn’t warm up. Emily and Eric are getting married at Bacara Resort in Santa Barbara next year, but we decided it would be fun, and meaningful, to photograph their engagement […]

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Summer in Santa Barbara~Engagement Session

Hana and Jason found me on Yelp. Lucky me! Since they live in Santa Barbara I invited them over so we could meet and come up with a photo experience they would enjoy.  They wanted some photos at Butterfly Beach. They had a couple of simple props they might like to use, but other than […]

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Red Hot Chemistry

Chemistry.When you’ve got it, you’ve got it! This chemistry inspired engagement session was such a joy to photograph. Clay is a chemistry teacher at UCSB and thought it would be unique and fun to photograph he and Adriane in his Santa Barbara classroom. I love that he used the periodic table elements to spell out […]

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Getting to know you~Santa Barbara Engagement Session

Even though we completely connected during our phone conversation, I was a little nervous, (since I hadn’t met them in person yet) but super excited to photograph Tina and Bill. They’d booked me online after some emails back and forth and a phone call. We arranged to do a couple of outfit changes and locations. […]

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Engagement Session~Downtown Santa Barbara~Kara & Matt

Santa Barbara is a destination site for weddings. It’s not unusual for a first in person meeting to be the Bride and Groom’s wedding engagement session. We’ve emailed and chatted by phone, and scheduled a photo shoot between their appointments while Kara and Matt were going to be in Santa Barbara. Kara and Matt flew […]

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