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Everything about this elegant bridal boudoir came to life! We met Vanessa in 2019 when we photographed her second pregnancy (you can check out that blog here). Since then, we’ve been great friends and I’m so thankful for our friendship. We have the honor to photograph countless memories for Vanessa. She invited us into her […]

July 20, 2021

Elegant Bridal Boudoir | Knights Ferry, CA

Elegant Bridal Boudoir Outdoors

When we first met Jonathan and Eric through Zoom, I was extremely excited with the theme of their wedding! They decided on a celestial garden theme wedding – which presents them. It’s not everyday that we get to photograph such an inspired ethereal theme wedding as theirs (but hey maybe we will do more because […]

April 8, 2021

A Celestial Wedding at Del Rio Vista Garden | Escalon, CA

lgbtq wedding at del rio vista garden

If we’re being honest, California is a HUGE State. We’re both born and raise here in beautiful California but it’s funny to admit that we haven’t seen it all. California has so much to offer and with it’s extensive miles along the coast, it’s not hard to see why it’s such a beautiful destination. This […]

February 14, 2021

Sunset Cliff Anniversary Session | San Diego, CA

Sunset Cliff couple session in San Diego, CA

We’d love to take the time to showcase our 2020 maternity clients. If you’ve been following since 2019, you would know that we started as Maternity and Lifestyle Photographers. It brought us much joy knowing that we were serving glowing mamas and empowering them to feel beautiful. In true Donna and Matthew fashion, we love […]

February 12, 2021

2020 Maternity Clients

dusty blue maternity photo with hat

When it comes to your wedding date, it usually holds some type of significate meaning of some sort! Edith and Gabe had their barn style wedding at West 12 Ranch on October 10, 2020. What a date, am I right? 10.10.2020 was such a popular date so we’re thankful to have such a stunning loving […]

February 11, 2021

Barn Wedding at West 12 Ranch

bride and groom veil shot