Amanda and Morgan’s Wedding (Agoura Hills, California)

Amanda and Morgan got married a few weeks ago at Lobo Castle, a private residence in Agoura Hills, California. The story follows the images below… Amanda and Morgan wanted to get married at sunset, with a view of the mountains and sky as they said their vows to each other. Lobo Castle was an ideal…

Afternoon in the Park (client session)

When you have a pretty dress you wore to a wedding, why not get the most use out of it? That’s just what the mother of this little girl did, by scheduling a portrait session with me. That flower-girl dress can finally be the center of attention…and so can the flower girl! To accessorize for…

Debi and Joel (engagement session)

Debi and Joel met while working at Disneyland, and Debi still works there. It’s such a big part of their life, it seemed a logical choice to have their engagement photos taken there too. While I’ve been to Disneyland a number of times – as have most Californians – I had never done a photo…

Stephanie and Kurt Celebrate 40 Years!

  Stephanie and Kurt celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary a few weeks ago, and I had the distinct honor of documenting it for them! The 100-guest event was held at the Heritage Square in Oxnard, California. Dinner, dancing, a slide show of their 40 years together, and even a renewal of vows in the historic…

Amanda and Morgan (engagement session)

Amanda and Morgan had some great ideas for their engagement session. They wanted me to spend some time with them at their house, capturing things they like do. They prepared some cucumber dip together in their beautiful kitchen, which was a lot of fun. I suppose they were practicing for their wedding cake cutting ceremony,…

Smile! (Family Portrait Session)

  This is the fourth time I’ve worked with this family in four years, and yet this is the first family portrait I’ve ever taken of them. How is that possible? I first met them when I was hired to document the mom’s military retirement ceremony. The next year, I took the son’s high school…