July 30, 2019

You know when you watch a Nicholas Sparks film and you think the couple is perfect in every way? Well, Haley and Griffin were a couple straight out of a Nicholas Sparks book. 

They LOVE each other. They value each other and make you smile just because they smile! You ca...

July 26, 2019

Do you guys remember the California super bloom this Spring? Well, I was one those photographers who just had to get some poppy pictures <3 

I was thrilled when Jesse, Jonathan and I met up for a perfectly summery couples session in a random field of gorgeous poppies! 

J...

July 26, 2019

Where can I even begin with how pure and beautiful Reagan and Addison’s love story is. They met almost 10 years ago and well, they have been inseparable since. Traveling together and living a colorful life together.

When I think of my ideal client, I think of these two....

May 8, 2019

Hi friends! Thank you for stopping by and reading all about how to plan a successful styled shoot. I have received countless messages and emails asking how to go about planning a styled shoot so here we go. 

This blog post is to tackle exactly that. In the last year we...

January 28, 2019

           Last year I ran an engagement session giveaway to celebrate wedding season. Well.... Dustin and Brooke won and it could not have been more perfect. 

We began their engagement session process by going over outfit details, colors a...

January 23, 2019

As promised....here is a blog on my thoughts of traditional education....dun dun dun. Im kidding, it's not that bad. 

In December of 2018, I graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Public Relations. The road was long and trying. Honestly, I sometimes did not see the...

December 31, 2018

Here we are again friends…

.......the final hours of another extraordinary year. The rain is falling outside, my diffuser is on and yes I still have my Christmas decorations up. No shame here. I LOVE this time of year. 

My heart is so full as I reflect on 2018. Together,...

December 8, 2018

          One of my biggest creative goals as a wedding photographer and event planner was to shoot at  a perfectly white loft in downtown San Diego. That goal was fulfilled last week as our last styled shoot of the year became a reality. 

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August 6, 2018

SUCH EXCITING NEWS! Styled Shoots with Janita Mestre has extended to New England! After booking summer weddings in New England, I thought to myself…..let’s do a shoot out there. So I began the crazy planning process of doing a photoshoot across the country. 

I was blown...

August 6, 2018

        July 21st, 2018 was the day Bonnie and Chuck (Clyde) committed themselves to each other in front of their family and friends. It was such a beautiful day in Georgetown, Massachusetts! The sky was blue, there wasNO humidity - Thank God- and the weather was perfe...