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bride and groom portraits at Chalet View Lodge
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Shelby and Greg met in 2014, but they didn’t start dating until almost four years later due to other relationships. But they realized their love for one another and knew they were meant to be. Shelby and Greg really enjoyed every part of planning their summer wedding, and it was clear that so much care […]

How to hire a photographer for a surprise proposal 

Is there anything more fun and more stressful than planning the perfect proposal? You want to create an unforgettable experience for your significant other. One of the best ways to create an amazing experience is to secretly hire a photographer for your surprise proposal. Then, you can have a beautiful photoshoot that really shows your […]

Elopement pictures on Wild Goose II

Chelsea and Mike met at an SXSW music in Austin. Chelsea was there for work, and Mike was actually touring in a band that was playing at the festival. Chelsea says that neither of them had a specific moment that they knew the other was the one. She says it was a culmination of moments […]

bride and groom portraits at Lake Tahoe

One of the questions we frequently get asked is whether or not hiring a videographer is worth it. Couples want to know what they should do, and our answer is always, “It depends.” A videographer can capture a different view of your wedding day, but many couples never rewatch their wedding video. So, it’s important […]

Bride and groom portraits in Lake Tahoe with a few of the Sierra Nevada mountains

Caitlin and Tyler actually met while waiting in line at the DMV. He was stationed at Pearl Harbor at the time, and she had just moved to the island to work as a dolphin trainer. He struck up a conversation, and they ended up talking for forty-five minutes. They had their first date two nights […]

Sunset lakeside portraits in Lake Tahoe

Alex and Bridget have this great story. Bridget’s childhood best friend invited her on a ski trip to Park City with her, her boyfriend, and a few other guys. Bridget says she picked Alex out of the group immediately since he was the cutest. They sort of kept in touch, but they didn’t get together […]


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