Weddings

britni + brantley | HYATT HIGHLANDS INN CARMEL BIG SUR WEDDING

Photography: Cassie Valente | Film Processing: Photovision | Ceremony Venue: Hyatt Carmel Highlands Inn | Reception Venue: Grasings | Floral Design: Papillon Floral | Hair Artistry: MUAH Makeup and Hair | Makeup Artistry: Kari Koerper Makeup Artistry | Bridal Dress: Alon Livné White | Alterations: A Stitch in Time | Bridal Shoes: Bella Belle Shoes […]

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fran + ben | PART ONE: SAN FRANCISCO OCEAN BEACH LAND’S END SUTRO BATHS WEDDING PORTRAITS

There were so many places we loved that we couldn’t just settle on one day of photos – so we did two. Figured we’d have a better chance of seeing San Francisco’s elusive sunset that way (and boy, did the universe deliver). Fran and Ben went surfing right before our first session. They live in […]

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jean + anamika | BOLINAS BACKYARD WEDDING

Photography: Cassie Valente | Film Lab: Photovision | Floral Design: Acme Floral Co | Table Runner: Homebody Textiles | Bridal Mehndi: Ritual By Design |

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tiffany + ian | CALIFORNIA HIGHWAY ONE BIG SUR WEDDING PORTRAITS

Photography: Cassie Valente | Film Lab: Photovision | Hair + Makeup: Marisa Perel | Floral Design: The Bloom Bar Co

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shweta + jeetu | MORGAN HILL BACKYARD MICROWEDDING

Planning + Design: Events by Satra | Photography: Cassie Valente Photography | Floral Design: Amy Burke Designs | Hair + Makeup: Janesa Simmons Beauty | Catering: Catered Too | DJ + Streaming: Elite Entertainment | Venue: Groom’s Parents’ Home | Bride’s Jewelry: The Lost Bangle | Dhol Player: Nirvana Entertainment | Baraat Horse: Prince Horse […]

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sammy + david | BELVEDERE TIBURON BACKYARD WEDDING

In advance of their larger celebration next year, Sammy and David decided to celebrate their marriage and this crazy, wacky year with an intimate gathering in David’s family’s backyard.. and what a backyard space! The family home in Belvedere-Tiburon was a breathtakingly beautiful setting for these two and their vows. The sense of community in […]

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tiffany + dan | SAN FRANCISCO BAKER BEACH ELOPEMENT WEDDING

The most micro- of microwedding days. Tiffany and Dan were married over Zoom in their very own apartment together (what a time to be alive!), and we met up a few hours later at San Francisco’s picturesque Baker Beach for sunset wedding portraits with the Golden Gate Bridge. I loved everything about Tiffany and Dan’s […]

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bailey + zach | PACIFIC GROVE AND SALINAS WEDDING

Bailey and Zach’s Pacific Grove and Salinas backyard wedding is the perfect example of how even the tiniest of weddings can be celebrated in total style, and with the fullest expression of feelings. The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has brutally changed the wedding industry. As I learn to navigate this uncertain new world with my couples […]

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