Monthly Archives: December 2015

Sweet Cheeks Wedding | Courtney and Richie

 Anytime I am able to work a long side with another photographer I jump at the opportunity.  Gaby from Gabriela Ines Photography invited me to assist her on this beautiful Sweet Cheeks Wedding.  I am such a sucker for vineyard weddings. I don’t think  I can ever get tired of photographing at vineyards.  I find them super romantic. Add a couple in love and I am in paradise! Courtney looked stunning on her Badgely Mischka dress.  It’s simple yet classy and elegant.  The scenery atView full post »

‘Tis the Season to be Engaged

‘Tis the season to be engaged!  Over 25 percent of marriage proposals will happen this holiday season.   It is by far the most popular time of year to propose.  I hope that by now you have picked the perfect engagement ring.  If you haven’t, what are you waiting for?  You don’t want to wait until the last minute but if you are one that waits until the last minute here are some things to consider.  First make sure you have a budget.  You don’t want to start this beautifulView full post »

Red and Black Broken Top Wedding in Bend, Or | Justin and Rachel

Red and Black Broken Top Wedding in Bend,  OR   When I met with Rachel and Justin to discuss the vision for their wedding two things where a must…the wedding had to take place in Bend as this small town holds a special place for Justin and Rachel.  Bend is where Rachel and Justin met.  Rachel also wanted snow for their wedding.  A lot of their guest where traveling from sunny San Diego and Rachel wanted to provide a different experience for family and friends. This was myView full post »

Pfeiffer Vineyards Venue | Inspired Bridal Photos

I am photographing  my last wedding of the year on December 5th and I am really looking forward to my first snow wedding in Bend , Oregon.  As my  photography season for 2015 comes to an end, I am starting to prep for next year.  While moving some files around, I came across these images and was reminded that I only blogged part of this inspired bridal session I did a while back at Pfeiffer Vineyards Venue.   Anita, looks to stunning not to blog the rest of the images.  Enjoy!!!! Lydia GillisView full post »