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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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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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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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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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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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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Diana + Miguel New Clairvaux Vineyard | Engagement

Scott and I went to high school together.  I got to know him better as we sat next to each other in our high school photography class.  Years later, I ran into him on the campus of California State University, Chico; and I was so jealous that he was enrolled in a photography class.  I […]

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Amanda + Scott Upper Bidwell Park | Engagement

Ashley and Rhett traveled up to Chico for their engagement session in Upper Bidwell Park.  I first met Ashley and Rhett at Haylee and Derek’s wedding earlier this year. Haylee is Rhett’s sister.  I learned of Ashley and Rhett’s engagement while the ladies were getting ready in the bridal suite.  You can view Haley and […]

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Ashley + Rhett Upper Bidwell Park | Engagement

Kalli and Madison recently took their engagement pictures in downtown Chico and at California State University, Chico.  They danced and toasted to their future in the downtown streets.  I first met Kalli and Madison at a birthday party for Madison’s mother, Laura.  They were recently engaged, and we chatted briefly about their new engagement.  You […]

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Kalli + Madison Downtown Chico | Engagement

I fell in love with Heather and Casey during their wedding consultation.   As I was leaving our meeting, I called Farmer J and told him that I knew I wanted to photograph their wedding.  As a people-centered photographer, I know that I was meant to serve them on their wedding day. Heather and Casey decided […]

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Heather + Casey Table Mountain | Engagement



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