Jon and Janae | San Diego, CA Engagement Session

For Jon and Janae’s San Diego Engagement Session, I wanted to do something that felt quintessentially California. The two met in San Diego and now live near the beach in Cardiff-by-the-Sea. The beach is a really big part of their lifestyle and I wanted to capture that for them. To me, nothing says California like driving with the wind in your hair along the beach…and Janae has perfect hair for that. The red Vespa we used was the ultimate blend of youthful fun and California vibrance while the shots we got on the sand at the beach were the sheer embodiment of California’s incomparable golden hour. We finished the session with some cozy shots on a boho blanket to create a story of relaxed romance.

Photography by Taylor Kinzie Photography

Janae’s Make Up by Doubletake Make Up Artistry

Janae’s Hair by Jacquelyn Healy

Janae’s Vespa outfit by 12th Tribe

Janae’s Beach dress by

Vespa rental from Moto Forza