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One of the most unique resorts in Southern California, The Lodge at Torrey Pines sits along La Jolla’s coastline with panoramic views of the world-renowned Torrey Pines Golf Course.   About the Luxury San Diego Wedding Venue First, you’ll fall in love with the historical craftsman architecture. The Lodge has an elegant selection of wedding […]

May 1, 2018

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Just north of Big Sur, this upscale 4-star hotel is nestled along one of California’s most impressive coastlines.   About the Luxury Carmel Valley Wedding Venue As you make your way into the lobby of Carmel Valley Ranch, you’ll notice its cozy fireplaces, Valley Kitchen which is the Ranch’s vibrant organic restaurant and resort concierge […]

April 1, 2018

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This famous Italian destination sits at the tip of a small wooded peninsula in Lake Como, Italy and is one of the most untouched villas of its kind.   About the Luxury Lake Como Italy Wedding Venue With 360 degree views of the lake and glorious gardens that surround the property, Villa Balbianello is nothing […]

February 1, 2018

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Here’s a look into the heart behind SUSTAIN Marriage Retreat:  Garrett and I are huge fans of each other of course and are always looking for ways to collaborate, offer support, and participate in each other’s individual worlds. We often make the joke that we are both in the business of marriage but on different […]

January 5, 2018

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I’m super excited to share another blog post by my wife Meg with you today about Truth Before Change. In case you missed it, her last post was about her childhood. You can read that here. Also, I introduced her to the blog that you can read here… Enjoy! – Garrett   …   My last blog […]

June 5, 2017

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Exactly five years ago, to this day, I proposed to Meg. And, June 1st also happens to be the same day we met on a study abroad trip to Greece, two years prior. I’m excited to share our San Diego Proposal here on the blog! San Diego Proposal Meg went to Ukraine for three weeks. While […]

June 1, 2017

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Spring La Jolla Engagement Andrew & Bianca’s Spring La Jolla Engagement Session was so much fun! We started shooting at La Jolla Shores at the same lifeguard stand where they had their first kiss! Then we headed over to a beautiful trail overlooking La Jolla Cove and explored the sandy cliffs that hover above the rough waters. […]

May 25, 2017

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Featured: How He Asked Proposal Jesse & Dottie’s Proposal was featured on How He Asked! You can see all of the amazing images on my blog post here and the WHOLE story on the How He Asked featured blog! It was such an honor to document such a sacred and memorable moment for Jesse & Dottie and I can’t […]

May 23, 2017

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Laguna Beach Engagement Megan & Brandon’s Laguna Beach engagement session was so much fun! Spring romance was in the air as we made our way through the Aliso & Wood Canyons Wilderness Park and then down to the golden sands of Laguna Beach. These two met at a family friend’s Christmas party where Megan caught […]

May 11, 2017

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I love photographing couples in new locations. It’s something that really makes me come alive as an artist. Meg and I met up with one of the sweetest couples we know while they were traveling through Paris during New Years. I photographed these winter Paris portraits by starting at the top of the Trocadéro with amazing […]

May 8, 2017

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L’Auberge Del Mar Engagement It was such an honor to spend the afternoon with Melissa & Ben at this beautiful seaside resort for their L’Auberge Del Mar engagement session. They poured their favorite champagne, Veuve Clicquot, and ran around on the warm sandy beach below. Ben actually grew up in the French countryside and Melissa has a […]

May 4, 2017

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Balboa Park Engagement I had such a great time with Amy & Jason during their Balboa Park Engagement Session! With their appreciation for nature, these two climbed up their favorite windy roots. They enjoy traveling, outdoor sports, and exploring the evolving culinary scene in North Park. Jason proposed in Amy’s home state of Colorado where […]

April 27, 2017

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