I am a natural light photographer based in Southern California, specializing in Lifestyle & Destination Wedding Photography. From celebrating the Engagement to saying "I Do," my clients can always depend on receiving a luxury wedding experience from start to finish
My goal with every client is to make them feel as special as their own love story. I believe every moment is a milestone that is meant to be captured. My job goes far beyond taking photos. On a Wedding Day you will find me with tissue handy for impromptu tears, folding pocket squares for my grooms, and giving pep talks before the "First Look"…I’ve also been told I take pretty pictures, too.
I love what I do. I am a lover of light and a chaser of dreams. I am a story teller. I am an adventure seeker. I am an artist.
I can’t wait to meet you.
My passion for love has always been with me, however, it wasn’t until a camera fell into my hands that I truly found a purpose for my creative expression. I adore watching relationships unfold in front of my lens and have developed an obsession for capturing stolen glances, gentle kisses, and priceless moments.
My work tends to be feminine and airy with a touch of timeless. I love to invoke light in my images to reflect the authentic expression of my heart. I believe that love IS light.
Since starting my business in 2013, there hasn’t been a day that’s gone by that I haven’t felt immense gratitude for the fulfillment photography has brought to my life. My camera has not only served as my passport to places like Costa Rica and Maui, but has also granted me rare entry into the intimate lives of my clients. I believe everyone has their own unique love story and I feel honored to tell it through my eyes.
I’m so excited to hear all about your love story. Please get in touch to give me all the details.
I feel most inspired by antique doors, my Mini Schnauzers (Grace & Dusty), being barefoot, traveling to new places, and pancakes...preferably blueberry.
My goal as your photographer is to help you feel at ease in front of my lens. A timeless photo happens when clients can feel free to be natural and let moments happen organically. My photojournalistic approach to photography has allowed me to capture priceless moments that will be remembered for years to come. I consider photographs to be family heirlooms and I feel honored to be able to give the gift of memories to my clients.
TKP clients can always expect to receive a personal and professional experience. I value the growth of relationships with my clients and many have become friends. It's so important to me for my clients to feel like they have a friend in their Wedding Photographer since we will be spending a majority of your Wedding Day side by side.
What time of day do you shoot?
An experienced photographer is able to shoot at any time of day, however, much of my work is shot just before sunset. This time of day, or "Golden Hour," creates much of the natural, golden light you see in many of my images. I will typically schedule my Lifestyle Sessions during this time for optimal lighting conditions.
Do you work with a second shooter?
Absolutely! All of my Collections include a 2nd shooter on the day of your Wedding. There are so many moment and details to be covered and I want to ensure every bit of it is captured!
How Will my images be delivered?
The final selection of images are delivered via Personal Online Gallery. You will receive the edited digital files I feel best capture the story of your day. Wedding clients will also receive a custom USB drive.
Weddings can yield anywhere from 50-100 images per hour of coverage. This amount can vary greatly based on the number guests in attendance, details, etc. Lifestyle clients can expect to receive a minimum of 25 images from their session.
What should I wear?
Scheduling an Engagement or Lifestyle Session with me is a wonderful opportunity to dress your best. The colors that photograph best are pastels, Earth tones, jewel tones, and crisp neutrals. While I always love a fabulous bold print, I direct clients to stay away from busy patterns or clothing with logos. Wear something that makes you feel amazing. You should feel like you can be yourself while still looking your best.
Do you do destination weddings?
YES! YES! YES! I absolutely LOVE to travel and would be thrilled to be part of your Destination Wedding experience. Contact me about designing a custom collection that fits your needs.
What Equipment do you Shoot with?
I think of my gear as the tools I need to create my art. This is why I shoot exclusively on the highest caliber equipment. My gear on the day of your Wedding will include:
2 Canon 5D Mark III Camera Bodies, 24-70mm 2.8L Lens, 50mm 1.2L Lens, 85mm 1.4L Lens, 35mm 1.4L Lens, 70-200mm 2.8L Lens, 600 EX Canon Flash