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Tanner and Natalie were married on October 2, 2021. They had a beautiful church wedding ceremony followed by a backyard wedding at Natalie’s childhood home.

Shaver Lake Engagement Photos with Matt & Ashley were THE BEST! This couple is so sweet and I loved witnessing their love during this engagement session. Ashley & Matt met in college when Ashley’s sorority and Matt’s fraternity had a mixer. It wasn’t until the following year they had their first date. That was 9 […]

Carmel is the perfect location for a wedding…or a beautiful elopement! Carmel-by-the-Sea elopement. Mrinal & Preeti were married on July 14, 2022 at a gorgeous, cliffside home in Carmel, California. This sweet couple met while working at Google and became good friends. As time went on, their friendship turned into something more. When Preeti began […]

I love getting to know the couples we photograph. Hearing their love stories and about their relationship is beautiful. And when I asked Aidee about theirs, she said, “We truly feel like we are each other’s soul mates”

Jesse & Judy were wedding clients a couple years ago and it was SO FUN to now be a part of their maternity and newborn photo sessions as they welcomed baby June into their lives!

Springville Ranch is a stunning barn wedding venue in Central California. Adam and Jordan were married at this beautiful Big White Barn at Springville Ranch on September 19, 2021. Our talented team photographed this beautiful wedding! Adam & Jordan are literally the cutest couple! Their wedding style and vibe were perfect for this beautiful barn […]

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Summer maternity photos are so dreamy! Summer maternity photos are so dreamy! I’m bias but the California sunlight in the summertime is the most gorgeous light! The way the sunlight glows in the background is seriously dreamy! This session was even sweeter because it was for two amazing friends expecting their first! Click HERE to […]

Jordan and Adam chose a gorgeous grassy meadow for their engagement photos!!! AND they are high school sweethearts!! I know right…such a rarity these days! Their joy and love for life and each other is infectious!! I mean you can literally FEEL IT in the way they look at each other. We loved working with […]

Choosing what to wear for fall family photos doesn’t have to be a challenge. Here are some of our best tips for choosing great outfits for your next session.

I have so much love for Brianna and Murat! This session was one for the books; perfect weather, perfect lighting and perfect reason to celebrate Aero’s upcoming entrance into the world!

I’m so excited to finally share this family mini session from Pismo Beach! The white rocks and beach sand of Pismo Beach made a gorgeous backdrop for some family photos.

Fall family photos are always our most popular time of year, and for good reason! The colors of fall are a perfect backdrop for family photos you’ll love! See some of our favs from the Olson Families session.

Traveling to Sacramento State to photograph this first generation college graduate was a real treat! Jessica graduated this past May as an art major, and this girl is the real deal. COVID stole graduation day, but it didn’t steal the accomplishments Jess made by getting that degree! I love checking out all the ceramic designs […]

These family photos for the Wilkinson’s marked a chapter in their lives they were all about to embark on. Cassy was diagnosed with cervical cancer earlier this year. She’s been such an amazing addition to MHP, and I was completely shocked when she told me. But then I saw the bravery and determination in her […]

I love playing around with film portraits and learning more about film. These latest scans are from a front (and back) yard session with my little sister for her birthday. We had so much fun and I am loving learning more and more about film photography!

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