Chillass Photographer for the Uniquely Adventurous
Scottsdale and San Diego Wedding and Event Photography
No matter how big or small your wedding or event is, it’s the start of an exciting adventure for you, and that’s what makes it unique!
You might be getting married in a beautiful ballroom in downtown Phoenix or on the beach in San Diego; I’m happy to capture your day and your adventure, and there’s no doubt we’ll have a few laughs, too!
Your Story, Told by a Photographer With an Artist’s Heart and A Love for Family History
I approach a wedding day with an open heart. No matter how many I photograph, I’m honored that I am there to capture a day that will impact so many people’s lives. I’ve been photographing weddings since 2001 with more than 500 weddings in my portfolio.
I work in a mostly editorial style, looking for the hundreds of little stories that happen on a wedding day; your grandmother beaming during the vows, the look on your mom’s face when you dance with your dad.
I’m inspired by bold light and texture, and you’ll see much of that woven into my photos. Creating visually beautiful photos combined with emotion is exactly what I live and breathe for. It’s important to me to capture these moments and memories for you; I’m your historian for the day!
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Scottsdale and San Diego Wedding and Event Photographer
Born and raised in San Diego but now residing in Phoenix, I’m lucky to have spent my life in two beautiful locations for photography. Clients come from all over the world to be married in California and Arizona; beautiful sunsets, amazing ocean and mountain views, and landscapes that inspire me every day.
Scottsdale Wedding Photographer
My wedding photography services have been created to serve clients who are getting married anywhere from Scottsdale to San Diego. Travel is always welcomed! Choose from a package with engagement photos, albums, and my open-air photo booth, or choose just the time on the day you need with your digital files.
Whether you’re from the Phoenix area or planning a destination wedding here or live nearby, I’d love to work with you to help make your day beautiful and stress-free.
Serving these areas in Arizona with no additional travel fees:
Apache Junction, Avondale, Buckeye, Camp Verde, Carefree, Casa Grande, Cave Creek, Chandler, Cottonwood, El Mirage, Flagstaff, Florence, Fountain Hills, Gila Bend, Gilbert, Glendale, Goodyear, Kingman, Lake Havasu, Litchfield Park, Maricopa, Mesa, Page, Page Springs, Paradise Valley, Payson, Peoria, Phoenix, Pinetop, Prescott, Queen Creek, San Tan Valley, Scottsdale, Sedona, Showlow, Sun City, Surprise, Tempe, Tolleson, Tucson, Wickenburg, Yuma.
San Diego Wedding Photographer
This city was my first home, and though I go back many times a year, my heart always swells with love for this beautiful city when I am there. About half of my clients every year get married in San Diego or the surrounding area. I always welcome the chance to go back and capture love stories in the city, by the bay, or on the beach!
Serving these locations in the San Diego area with no additional travel fees:
Alpine, Bonita, Carlsbad, Coronado, Del Mar, El Cajon, Encinitas, Escondido, Fairbanks Ranch, Fallbrook, Oceanside, Palm Springs, Poway, Rancho San Diego, Rancho Santa Fe, San Diego, San Marcos, Solana Beach, Temecula, Valley Center, Vista
Scottsdale and Phoenix Portrait Photographer
I offer family portraits, business headshots, high school senior portraits, or portraits for personal branding; anywhere, you need a great photo of yourself and the people you love! Portrait services are offered on location, in your home, or outdoors. Outdoor sessions are scheduled 1-2 hours before sunset for the best light.
Destination Wedding Photographer
My first destination wedding was at San Francisco City Hall. My favorite part of destination weddings is that I'm usually staying at the same hotel as the guests and get the chance to get to know them before the actual wedding day. Destination wedding photography has given me new adventures, introduced me to new and exciting places and cultures, and left me with lots of amazing memories! I've been honored to photograph destination weddings in San Francisco (City Hall), Rocky Point (Sonoran Sky), Portland (The Foundry at Oswego Lake), Palm Springs (Ingleside Inn), Carpinteria, Payson (Christopher Creek)
Multicultural, Proud Ally
Love is love, and I’m honored to capture it. I’ve photographed many different kinds of weddings and am always happy to learn and explore new cultures and traditions. Please let me know what pronouns you prefer and any traditions that are important to you. I have photographed many different cultures, including Albanian, Catholic, Christian, Hindu, Hispanic, Islamic, Jewish, Korean, Lutheran, Muslim, Persian, Rwandan and Vietnamese.
I work with the most amazing clients, and I am so grateful when they review my services. See what they are saying about me here.
My pricing structure is very straightforward; I want you to have exactly what you are looking for! Please get in contact with me and tell me what your heart desires. The more information, the better! I’ll get back to you as soon as possible so we can discuss your photography needs.
Some of my favorite Arizona Venues
The Scott Resort and Spa, Secret Garden Event Center, The Raven, Kiva Club, Colby Falls, Troon North Golf Club, Troon Country Club, Found:RE, El Charro, The Chart House, McCormick Ranch Golf Club, Arrowhead Country Club, The Wigwam, Whispering Tree Ranch, Verrado Golf Club, Hidden Lake, Boojum Tree Hidden Garden, The Scottsdale Plaza Resort, Japanese Friendship Garden, Wedgewood Lindsay Grove, Starfire Golf Club, McDowell Mountain Golf Club, Desert Foothills Wedding Venue, Foothills Golf Club, Crowne Plaza San Marcos Golf Resort, Aldea Weddings, Brophy Chapel, Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Gainey Ranch, Sky Ranch Lodge, The Luella House, The Paseo, Anthem Country Club, Villa Siena, Ocotillo Oasis, Grayhawk Golf Club, Usery Mountain Regional Park, Lost Dutchman State Park, Gainey Ranch Golf Club, Baldwin Trail, Firerock Country Club, Verde River Golf Club, Iron Oaks at Sun Lakes, Garden Tuscana Reception Hall,
Some of my favorite California Venues
Ingleside Inn, Bates Nut Farm, Fairbanks Ranch Country Club, La Jolla Wedding Bowl, Water Conservation Garden, Mission Beach Women’s Club, Hilton San Diego Resort and Spa, Casa Del Prado, Spanish Village Art Center, Residence Inn & SpringHill Suites San Diego Downtown Bayfront, Loews Coronado Bay Resort, The Inn at Sunset Cliffs, Twin Oaks House and Gardens, La Jolla Women’s Club, Balboa Park, Hilton Mission Bay