Virginia City Montana Wedding Day of Marissa and Tyler Photo Preview

This past weekend I had the pleasure of photographing the wedding day of Marissa and Tyler in Virginia City, Montana. Here is a preview of some of their wedding photos I made throughout the day. More to come.

1915 Barn Bozeman Montana Wedding Day of Dee and Chris

I had the pleasure of photographing the wedding of two incredibly giving and generous Bozeman people this past weekend. Bride and Groom Dee and Chris decided to have their friends and family gather at the beautiful 1915 Barn in Bozeman, Montana for their DIY Montana wedding day.

Big Yellow Barn Bozeman Wedding Day of Kim and Preston Photo Preview

Had a blast photographing the fun at the destination wedding celebration of Kim and Preston this past Saturday at the Big Yellow Barn in Belgrade, Montana.

Chico Hot Springs Wedding Day of Heather and Andrew in Pray, Montana

Heather and Andrew’s Chico Hot Springs Wedding Day was a perfect Spring stage to welcome all of their out of town wedding day guests into the Montana experience.

Chicago Wedding Day of Matt & Liz Photo Preview

I just flew back from photographing Matt and Liz’ Wedding Day in downtown Chicago a few days ago. Despite a little midwest precipitation, the day was a fantastic celebration, a wonderful reunion with old friends and spirits were high.

Chico Hot Springs Wedding Day of Heather & Andrew

A few weeks ago, I drove east of Bozeman over to Paradise Valley to the small town Pony, Montana where I had the pleasure of photographing the destination wedding celebration of Heather and Andrew at Chico Hot Springs.

Kiera & Collin Wedding at Gallatin River Lodge Bozeman Montana

After celebrating the holidays with friends and family here in Montana, I jumped right into my 2016 wedding photography season to photograph and document Kiera and Collin’s Gallatin River Lodge wedding day outside Bozeman, Montana in early January.

Preview of Kiera and Collin Gallatin River Lodge Wedding Day Photos

I jumped right into my 2016 wedding photography season to photograph and document Kiera and Collin’s Gallatin River Lodge wedding day outside Bozeman, Montana this past weekend. Here is a preview of a few favorite photographs I made during their wedding day.

Broken Hart Ranch Fall Montana Wedding of Madeline and Chase

Madeline & Chase Broken Hart Ranch Wedding Day Preview

To my delight, last Saturday I was fortunate enough to photograph the wedding day of my clients Madeline and Chase at the Broken Hart Ranch outside of Bozeman, Montana.

Chico Hot Springs Montana Wedding of Elizabeth and Ryan Preview

Last weekend I returned to Chico Hot Springs in Pray Montana to photograph the wedding day of Elizabeth & Ryan. When it came to these two New Mexican residents planning their wedding day, they opted to return to their old stomping grounds of southwest Montana.

Julia & Peter’s Wedding Day at Chico Hot Springs – Pray, Montana

I had the pleasure of documenting the wedding day of Julia & Peter out at Chico Hot Springs outside of Pray, Montana a few weeks back. These two were so much fun. The historic venue is located in the heart of Paradise Valley in a beautiful setting backed up towards Emigrant Peak. It’s a perfect place to tie-the-knot in Montana.

Emily & Matt’s Wedding Photo Booth at the Odd Fellows Hall in Davis, California

In addition to photographing Emily and Matt’s wedding celebration, they also hired me to set up my photo booth at their reception at the Odd Fellows Hall in Davis, California. Photobooths are a great way to add some fun to the wedding reception. It’s amazing the positive energy it can bring to a wedding celebration.  Their wedding guests were able to …

Tips for an Amazing Wedding Toast

Stumbled across this gem in a news feed recently. Glamour Magazine nails it on the head for a good wedding toast advice formula. “Introduce yourself + funny story about your friend and why you love her + why the spouse is such a great match + larger sentimental thought + “Cheers!” + a hug for the couple = a truly …

Jenn and Chris’ Mill Valley California Wedding at the Ralston White Retreat

Whew what a ride! The last month has been busy with weddings and traveling back and forth to California. It’s great to have a little destination wedding photographer adventure on my weekends and it allows me the challenge of photographing in new places. Northern California never ceases to amaze me with all it’s buried treasures. I just finished up my …

Photographing the January 2012 Sacramento NACE event at the Hyatt Regency at Capitol Park

Last Tuesday I had the pleasure of photographing the January 2012 Sacramento NACE (National Association of Catering Executives) meeting at the Hyatt Regency at Capitol Park in downtown Sacramento. I’ve been a member of this wonderful organization for the past year now. Like all NACE events, they are held monthly at a different venue throughout the Sacramento area where wedding …

Ashley and Trevor’s Beautiful Wedding at Mendocino Hill Event Center in Mendocino, California

The California wedding season has begun! A couple weeks ago I had the pleasure of seeing two of my oldest friends tie the knot at a small vineyard-surrounded property outside of Hopland, California. I met Ashley and Trevor back back in 1994 when I was in sixth grader at North Junior High School in my hometown of Crystal Lake, Illinois. It …