Monica & Daniel’s Romantic Desert Engagement • Hermosillo, Sonora

Sometimes love comes when you least expect it and in ways you’ve never imagined. That was the case with Monica and Daniel who’s modern romance made me swell up with such genuine joy. It’s not always that you hear about such authentic love connections made through tinder, but these two are the exception for sure. After swiping right on each other, they had their first date at Monica’s favorite little local coffee shop called Casa Madrid. And despite only having just met, Daniel knew from their first date that he wanted to marry her. Continue reading

Sayleen & Gary’s Old Pueblo Desert Engagement Session● Tucson, Arizona

He gathered old photos of the two of them, remembering the early years of their relationship. Gary wanted to make something special for his long time girlfriend, Sayleen- a scrapbook depicting their 10 year journey together was the perfect way to show their history… a history filled with many adventures, many twists and turns and ups and downs. They had so many memories marked by sweet laughs and joyful times. As he was preparing to make Sayleen’s anniversary gift, he did so with the intention that this would be one she would never forget… Continue reading

2016 Best Of: A Year In Review

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Happy New Year, friends!

After a little break for the holidays and more than enough holiday treats in my belly to last the entire year of 2017, I return to the blog with so much thankfulness that I could explode with love! A few years ago, I never thought I would be living out my dreams of being a photographer and loving my job so much, connecting with such amazing people, and getting to document such special moments. And now… I am! I feel like Fearless, Speak Now and Red Era Taylor Swift winning an award! hahaha Continue reading

Kristina & Rory’s Presidio Engagement Session

Kristina & Rory's Presidio Engagement Session

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With an estimated population of 1,394,928, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States. They were each there for different reasons, Kristina’s reason only lasting the weekend. They could have met different people. They could have been hanging out in different bars. A million factors could have influenced them never meeting each other in such a large city, in such a short window of time…

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Ana Lucía & Sebastian’s Downtown Sweetheart Session

Ana Lucia & Sebastian's Downtown Sweetheart Session

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When I first heard their love story, I was practically in tears because of how cute it was. I could feel how excited Ana Lucia was sharing a bit of their story. It was as if it were straight out of a romance novel or one of those old Golden Era black and white films about love. Which for me, made my heart flutter seeing as how I’m a total sappy romantic haha. Their sweet smiles, dreamy stares, and cute giggles never stopped the entire time. And I couldn’t help but notice the way he held her hand and the way she rested her head on his shoulder… it was as if they fit perfectly together.

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