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torrey pines gliderport engagement photos, san diego wedding photographer; a man and a woman sitting on a blanket amongst plants while holding up their small brown dog, they are smiling

Here is a (growing) list of what I think are some of the BEST locations and hidden gems in San Diego to take engagement photos! San Diego is known for its beautiful beaches, great weather year-round, great food and drink, and so much more. Because of all these perks, there are SO many great spots […]

Best Locations in San Diego to Take Engagement Photos

Sunset Engagement Photos at Morro Bay, morro bay wedding photographer; a man and woman holding hands running towards the camera, they are running on the sand and the Morro Bay rock formation is behind them.

UGH I love Marissa & Rigo. Marissa is one of my great friends who also happens to be a VERY talented wedding photographer. They joined my girlfriend and I on a super fun little vacay weekend to Morro Bay! We paused vacation mode for a second to grab some gorgeous Sunset photos in Morro Bay. […]

Marissa & Rigo – Morro Bay Sunset Photos

Marissa & Rigo – Morro Bay Sunset Photos

san diego wedding photographer; sunset cliffs engagement photos; two women kissing, they are sitting on the ground on a cliff overlooking the ocean in san diego, ca

This impromptu session at Sunset Cliffs in San Diego, California was so much fun! Anna & Mica had just finished their 8 day road trip from Michigan to California and stopped at Sunset Cliffs to take in the view and celebrate the end of a long drive. I spotted them sitting on the edge of […]

Anna & Mica – Impromptu Couple’s Session at Sunset Cliffs in San Diego, CA

black's beach engagement photos; san diego wedding photographer; a husband and wife and their dog, they are smiling and laughing with each other

Black’s Beach is a GREAT spot for engagement photos in San Diego. Fair warning, it IS a nude beach…so just know that ahead of time! To be honest we only saw a few people partaking, the rest of the beachgoers were clothed. Anyway! I loved taking Loren & Pat’s engagement photos at Black’s Beach in […]

Black’s Beach Engagement Photos in San Diego, CA | Loren & Pat

Black’s Beach Engagement Photos in San Diego, CA | Loren & Pat

san diego engagement photos at sunset cliffs; san diego wedding photographer; a man and woman sitting on a blanket at sunset cliffs in san diego, they are kissing

I LOVE taking engagement photos at Sunset Cliffs in San Diego, CA. This spot is so so gorgeous and perfect for photos. Ashley & Nick are so cute and totally rocked their engagement session despite saying they are not good in front of the camera. Total lies! They knocked it out of the park. They […]

Sunset Cliffs Engagement Photos – San Diego Wedding Photographer

LGBTQ+ wedding photographer in san diego; a lesbian couple holding hands and touching foreheads together

Hayley & Sarah’s cutie little session in Laguna Beach was such a blast! Sarah and I had been chatting via Instagram for a while and finally found a date that worked to take some pics! I love taking engagement photos in Laguna Beach, so I knew this spot would be perfect for this couple’s session. […]

Laguna Beach Couple’s Session

Laguna Beach Couple’s Session

Newport Back Bay Engagement Photos; a couple kissing while holding hands, the woman in the photo is holding up a peace sign

Amanda & Tyler’s engagement photos at the Newport Back Bay in Newport Beach, CA were SO FUN to take! I know these cuties from college, so it was a ton of fun being able to take their engagement photos! I love that they brought along champagne to pop during their session too! Photographing champagne spray […]

Newport Back Bay Engagement Photos in Newport Beach, CA

LGBTQ+ wedding photographer; two women embracing each other lovingly while holding wildflowers

Ahhhh you guys!! I’m obsessed with these two and with this shoot! Shayla & Kristin are SO cute and I’m so stoked to share these with ya! As an LGBTQ+ wedding photographer in Orange County, I’m always looking to take photos of couples in the LGBTQ+ community! I think inclusivity is super important and every […]

Shayla & Kristin – Golden Hour Couple’s Photos in Orange County, CA

Shayla & Kristin – Golden Hour Couple’s Photos in Orange County, CA

crystal cove beach engagement photos in orange county; couple running while holding hands at the beach

I absolutely LOVE taking engagement photos at Crystal Cove State Beach. This spot is almost always pretty empty, and even if there people, there are never a ton so there are always great backgrounds! Katie & Michael are from Indiana and were going to be in Orange County for a few days for one of […]

Katie & Michael – Golden Hour Engagement Photos at Crystal Cove State Beach, CA

Fernanda & Mariano are expecting a baby boy in June!! To celebrate, we planned this adorable spring-inspired maternity shoot at their house in Canoga Park, CA (for those that don’t know, Canoga Park is in Los Angeles!). We were originally planning on shooting at a park by their house, but I just fell in love […]

Fernanda Romero & Mariano – Spring Inspired Maternity Couple’s Shoot – Los Angeles, CA

Fernanda Romero & Mariano – Spring Inspired Maternity Couple’s Shoot – Los Angeles, CA