I had first met Sunshine when she was a bridesmaid in Haylee and Derek’s wedding almost a year ago. Shortly after, I then learned that Darin is my hairdresser’s brother-in-law. The town of Chico is amazing, and how everyone is connected! Sunshine contacted me early last month about her interest in almond blossom portraits. Mother […]

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Lifting in the Almond Orchard | Sunshine + Darin

Sunshine + Darin Almond Blossoms

Shaylyn and Casey had plans to take their engagement pictures in a snowy winter wonderland, but Mother Nature adjusted their plans to the beautiful campus of California State University, Chico.  Shaylyn and Casey shared a dance during their engagement session, and they made the dip look easy!  You can tell that these two often dance […]

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Shaylyn + Casey California State University, Chico

I first met Matt when he was the best man for Abigail and Dalton’s wedding this past spring.  Later that day, I met Megan at the reception.  She and Matt were quite busy on the dance floor!  I was so excited when they reached out to me about wedding photography.  Megan and Matt are a […]

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Megan + Matt Upper Bidwell Park

It was wonderful to finally meet Abigail and Daniel in person.  Up until this day, we had only FaceTimed to chat.  Both Abigail and Daniel returned home for Christmas and we were able to capture this exciting chapter in their lives.  Both of them attended California State University, Chico, so taking their engagement pictures on […]

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Winter Engagement Session California State University Chico | Abigail + Daniel

Abigail + Daniel California State University, Chico

Amanda and Hayden celebrated their engagement at the Bidwell Park Golf Course in Upper Bidwell Park.  Upper Park is special to this happy couple; because not only does Hayden golf here often, but it is also the setting of their proposal story.  Their fall engagement session captured all of the beauty of Upper Bidwell Park […]

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Sunset Twirl on Golf Course | Amanda + Hayden

Amanda + Hayden Bidwell Golf Course

When I met with Stephanie and Hobie their office building, Parkway Real Estate Co., I was anticipating that they were going to want more professional headshot-like pictures.  Stephanie and Hobie made my day when they said that they were hoping for more couple-like pictures!  Couple pictures are right up my alley and make my heart […]

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Couple White House Anniversary Session | Stephanie + Hobie

Stephanie + Hobie Parkway Real Estate Co

Julie and Nate met me in Upper Bidwell Park for their fall engagement session.  The sunlight in the fall has the perfect romantic golden hour glow.  The sunlight made them look like they were angels glowing in the evening light.  When I first met with Julie and Nate, their son was one month old.  They […]

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Fall Engagement Session with Son | Julie + Nate

Julie + Nate Upper Bidwell Park

Natalie and Steven invited me out to Steven’s ranch for their engagement session.  This location holds a very special place in both of their hearts.  Not only is this the property that Steven farms, it is also the exact location where Steven proposed to Natalie.  As a farmer’s wife, I understand their lifestyle and know […]

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Sunset Kiss Engagement Session in Rice Fields | Natalie + Steven

Natalie + Steven Knights Landing

Anna and Will surprised me throughout their entire engagement session! They are fun, flirty, and they feed off of each other’s personalities to share their genuine love for one another. They brought along their two Rottweiler dogs, Mia and Max, to join them and to play out at the ranch. These two dogs make you […]

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Mountain Sunset Engagement Session Anna + Will

Anna + Will Black Butte Lake | Engagement

Diana and Miguel desired to have their engagement session at the beautiful New Clairvaux Vineyard in Vina, California. The property held so much beauty with an endless amount of picture locations, we ran out of time to use all of my top picture locations. Diana was hoping to capture the teal doors at the tasting […]

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New Clairvaux Vineyard Arch Engagement Session Diana + Miguel

Diana + Miguel New Clairvaux Vineyard | Engagement



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