Wedding Photography Inspiration: California Wedding Photographer

You’ll Love the Motion Blur Images in this Fun-Filled Los Angeles Wedding

April 24, 2017 | carrie

All Photos © Joel & Justyna Joel and Justyna Bedford have a knack for documenting movement in a way that stands out from the crowd of perfectly focused and directed shots that have become the standard in wedding photography. Today, we’re sharing a recent wedding that the pair photographed in Los Angeles. Incorporating their love of motion blur imagery, the Bedfords were able to capture the true essence of their couple’s day in what some may describe […]

Photographer Spotlight Interview with The Snap Shots – San Francisco

April 5, 2016 | marissa

All Photos © The Snap Shots This charming duo, hailing from Poland, stand out amongst the faction of married photographer couples for how in-touch with their artistry, their intentions, and their identity they are. Fate was involved somewhere along the way for The Snap Shots, bringing the two together and giving them the shared passion of photography. Behind the name are the lovely Natalia and Marcin, whose life is built and enriched by capturing images so […]

Photographer Spotlight Interview with Julie Pepin – Los Angeles

January 26, 2016 | carrie

All Photos © Julie Pepin Photography Based in Los Angeles, Julie Pepin has quickly won us over with her edgy and unique style. Whether she’s shooting in a field full of golden light or in the urban streets of LA, Julie takes photos that are simply compelling. We sure are glad Julie’s tanning salon career didn’t pan out because getting to work with her and promote her photography is too much fun! If you could have a […]

Photographer Spotlight Interview with Nirav Patel – San Francisco

January 5, 2016 | carrie

All Photos ©Nirav Patel Nirav Patel is a pretty accomplished guy. Named a 30 Rising Star by Rangefinder magazine in 2012 and featured in almost every publication you can imagine, Nirav’s work is approachable and captivating, all in one. On top of being a phenomenal photographer, Nirav is a humble, smart, and caring guy. It’s easy to see why his couples are so relaxed and authentic because that’s just Nirav’s style.  We hope you enjoy our […]

Photographer Spotlight Interview with Sun + Life Photography – Santa Cruz, California

October 20, 2015 | carrie

All Photos © Sun + Life Photography Whenever we think of photography in California, we think of work like that of Sun + Life Photography. Relaxed, emotive, and real, Doriana and Jeff’s photography pulls at our heartstrings and inspires us constantly. We hope you enjoy this spotlight interview with this dynamic pair as they discuss what inspires them creatively and why they love what they do. How do you like to spend your time when […]

Photographer Spotlight Interview with Andrew Abajian – Los Angeles

July 7, 2015 | carrie

Today we’re sitting down with Andrew Abajian, a Los Angeles based wedding photographer who is passionate about film and storytelling. At a young age, Andrew dreamed of becoming a writer/director. Luckily for us, he found his way to wedding photography when family and friends began hiring him for his creative eye and ability to tell beautiful stories. While he is still interested in one day writing and directing his own feature film, we’re so thankful that he’s in the […]

Southern California Engagement Session with John Schnack Photography

April 23, 2015 | Lexi Ross

Engagement Sessions are the best way for couples to get to know the one person (or people!) who will be capturing the most intimate moments from their wedding day. We’ve asked our friend John Schnack to give us some insight on engagement sessions, in particular this one he photographed in Southern California. We’re loving all of the natural light and beautiful scenery in Cassandra and Jon’s gorgeous engagement session! John: To me, an engagement session involves […]

Beach Wedding in Turks and Caicos, Photos by Apertura

March 18, 2015 | Lexi Ross

Nothing says paradise like a gorgeous beach wedding bursting with color and excitement in Turks and Caicos. Emma and Joe wanted to create an intimate wedding that celebrated both their love for each other as well as their love for the ocean. Inviting their closest family and friends to join them for this special occasion, they enjoyed four amazing days together on the island. Lucky for them, Apertura was there every step of the way to document […]

Artistic Photography from Andrew Abajian

February 16, 2015 | Lexi Ross

We’re continually inspired by artists who have a clear vision when it comes to who they are, and we adore Andrew Abajian’s perspective of the world. A brilliant photographer and film maker, he has a magical way of bringing out the raw beauty in everything he sees. Please do yourself a favor and take a look at his gorgeous work! Thanks for sharing your stunning images with us, Andrew! To see more of his recent work, […]

Photographer Spotlight Interview with Brandon Wong Photography – Los Angeles

August 22, 2014 | Lexi Ross

Today’s Spotlight Interview shines on the incredibly talented and lovely husband and wife duo, Brandon and Katrina Wong of Brandon Wong Photography. Documenting phenomenal weddings along the coast of California and all over the world, these two sure know how to pull on our heart-strings and make us smile with their authentic, vibrant imagery. From their brilliant use of lighting to the way they capture every ounce of emotion, we just can’t get enough of their beautiful […]