Fall Yosemite Elopement: Brenda + Fabian

Fall Yosemite Elopement: Brenda + Fabian

Although Fabian was first attracted to Brenda's beauty, he soon learned there was a lot more to her. Her sense of humor and the fact that it was so easy to talk to her won him over. She was won over by his smile and kind personality. He's always been there for her,...

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Why I Get Paid the Big Bucks…

Why I Get Paid the Big Bucks…

I LOVE shooting weddings. It's seriously one of my favorite things to do. It's also incredibly challenging. I have a scale of 1 to 10, 1 being the easiest wedding ever, 10 being the worst, most stressful, four-hour-late, everything-goes-wrong type of wedding. Monique...

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Sonora Garden Wedding ~ Lavenda & Mike

Sonora Garden Wedding ~ Lavenda & Mike

People often say, "You can't go home again." But I think you can... I've known Lavenda and Mike since I was a little girl, so this wedding was incredibly special to me. Being at their wedding was like going HOME. Lavenda and Mike's story starts eighteen years ago,...

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Wedding Testimonial ~ Alma & Joe

We got such an amazing testimonial today that I have to share it with everyone! Alma and Joe really showed us some love. "My husband and I came across Dawn's webpage by chance. We had been looking for a photographer for our wedding for a while, but just couldn't find...

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East Lake Ranch, Hughson Wedding ~ Ali & Luke

East Lake Ranch, Hughson Wedding ~ Ali & Luke

For Luke, it was love at first laugh. Sophomore year of high school, Luke told a girl a joke and she didn't laugh, but her sister Ali did. That's when he knew he was in love. A few months later he asked Ali out, and she said no. He didn't give up, asking several more...

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Modesto Boudoir, Q&A ~ Angela

Modesto Boudoir, Q&A ~ Angela

Angela was kind enough to do a question and answer with me regarding her boudoir experience. Here are her lovely answers. Enjoy! Q: Why did you want to do a boudoir session? A: I have always wanted to do a boudoir shoot but I have never been one who has been...

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