Alexis + Oscar May 21st, 2017, Eden Gardens.

In this exotic, magical hidden gem of a venue, Alexis and Oscar said their vows surrounded by romantic fountains, twinkling lights and even some wild peacocks! The real magic and glow that spilled from these walls, though, was the love and adoration that never left this couples eyes every time they looked at each other (which was all night). We couldn’t be more happy for this wonderful pair. Congrats Alexis and Oscar!

 

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Dominique and Roderick, March 17th, 2017, Cal State Long Beach Japanese Gardens.

Dominique and Roderick made their vows over the sweet lull of trickling water ponds, and celebrated into the night under the magic of the stars. Cal State Long Beach’s Japanese Garden was a beautiful, hidden gem and a perfect accent of romance to light up the day for this wonderful couple. The two were completely absorbed in the magic of their day and the light of their love. We wish you two the best in your new life together!

 

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Maria + Guillermo, April 29th, 2017, Knollwood Country Club

Maria and Guillermo were one of those couples that were an absolute delight to work with. Their laughter and love was infectious to all of those around them, and seeing the way they just looked at each other was something inspiring. I have no doubt these two have a bright and loving forever to look forward to. Congrats Maria and Guillermo, we wish you the very best!

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Jillian + Richard, Feb 25th, 2017. Calamigos Ranch, Malibu

Jillian and Richard tied the knot at one of my FAVORITE places. Calamigos Ranch. Filled with all of the glittering, twinkling lights, and whimsical woodland fantasy a wedding Pinterest board could ask for. The evening glittered with much more than just lights, though, as the loving couple filled the room with their smiles and laughter after they said their vows.  We were honored to be apart of such a warm and fun-loving couple’s special day. Best wishes, Jillian and Richard!

 

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Lauren and Justin, January 28th, 2017, First Congregational Church

Our first wedding of the year! We were so humbled to kick off our year with such a great start and honored to work with Lauren and Justin. This wonderfully sweet couple made their vows at the stunning First Congregational Church in Los Angeles, followed by their joyous celebration. The evening was filled with all of the overwhelming love, joy and, of course, all the dancing, newly weds should have to start their new life together. It feels good to get back behind the camera! We are so happy for you Lauren and Justin!

 

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Looking Glass: A reflection on 2016

Happy New Years, readers! As we embark on a new year with new or refreshed goals, we thought we would take a moment to reflect on such a wonderful and successful year. We were so honored to work with so many wonderful brides and grooms, and can only hope we are just as surrounded with warmth and love this coming year. Have a wonderful 2017, everyone.

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Esmeralda and Ricardo, December 2nd, 2016, The Cheesecake Factory

As we get ready to ring in the New Year, we can’t say goodbye without bidding adieu with our final wedding of the season. Esmeralda and Ricardo celebrated this bright and warm Christmas season with a perfectly beautiful, and intimate little celebration. Not many would see the Cheesecake Factory as a wedding venue, but this beloved family restaurant actually has lovely banquet halls for such events. We were so honored to be a fly on the wall at this special occasion for such a loving and kind couple. Congratulations Esmeralda and Ricardo! And Happy New Year to all of our wonderful readers! We wish you all the best 2017 has to offer!

 

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