I recently had the pleasure of returning to The Brazil Room, a favorite East Bay spot in Tilden Park. And while the location was familiar, this day was anything but ordinary. Peaceful, strong, beautiful, and full of life- Jahan and Kristen’s commitment to each other on this day perfectly reflected the special bond that they […]
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When I started this engagement shoot with Heather and Chris in the Berkeley Hills, the light was absolutely beautiful, streaming through the trees and providing a beautiful warm light. We met at a small park in the hills that I had passed by many times, and had often wondered about, and maybe even dismissed quickly […]
Engagement sessions serve two main purposes for me. The first is a sort of a “practice session” where people I work with can start to get accustomed to working with a photographer, and get more comfortable with me before the big wedding day. Of course, with all the time in the world, and some of […]
I’ve done engagement sessions around the San Francisco Bay Area. I’ve even done a few on the Berkeley campus, and the Stanford campus. This was the time to let it all hang out and try something totally different. Why not do a photo shoot amidst 80,000 screaming people? Why not watch my alma matter get […]
As the chaotic mix of weddings, engagement shoots, and processing following my past events are starting to wind down, I have saved Andrei & Olga’s wedding at the Berkeley City Club as my last post before I jet off for a wedding in Jamaica. Andrei and Olga hired me as their photographer many months ago, […]
I’ve just finished with Keri & Josh’s engagement shoot from this past weekend. We met up at the beautiful Tilden Park for some shots in the redwoods, and took a little hike around into some golden California hillsides. We then went into downtown Berkeley to finish off the shoot with a bit of an urban […]
This past weekend I did a great engagement session with Jen and Josh. We picked a nice urban setting in downtown Berkeley, and got some great results. They are such a fantastic couple, and a joy to work with. Below are a selection of photos and a slideshow I put together as well.