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The Consultation: Wedding Journey Part 3

The Consultation: Wedding Journey Part 3

To help make sure your wedding day goes smoothly and as planned we like to set the consultation with you the week or two before your wedding date. In this meeting, we’ll go over details of not only the timing of photos but also who will be in the formal posed...
My Cameras: The Olympus OM-1

My Cameras: The Olympus OM-1

This Old Olympus OM-1 is one of my favorite cameras. Purchased new at Boots Camera in Fresno in 1979.    The Olympus OM-1 was my first professional 35mm camera The Olympus OM-1 was my first professional camera, but I had had several 35mm cameras before the OM-1. The...
The Best Time of Day for The Wedding Ceremony

The Best Time of Day for The Wedding Ceremony

The golden hours, that hour just an hour or two before sunset is the best time of day for photography.  The best time of day for a wedding ceremony allows time for photography in that golden hour. As I write this I am looking out the back window of our home....
The Wedding Journey: Part 2, The Photos You Love

The Wedding Journey: Part 2, The Photos You Love

Planning a wedding can be a daunting task, there are so many decisions to make. From selecting your wedding colors, the food, your DJ, the cake, and yes, your photographer. (we couldn’t forget that one) Then there’s that guest list. (the trouble is not who do...
Your Wedding Journey: Part 1 The Booking

Your Wedding Journey: Part 1 The Booking

This post is part one of a multi-part series covering our wedding photography process.  Most people don’t have a lot of experience when it comes to planning a wedding. Even if you have had a few in your family over the years, every wedding photographer does...
Becoming a Photographer: My First 35mm Camera

Becoming a Photographer: My First 35mm Camera

Man, this camera sure does show my age. Well, in reality, it is a bit older then I am. I bought this camera in a pawn shop in Fontana, California, in about 1968,  but it’s much older than that. The Mercury II camera was built by the Universal Camera Corporation...