Beyond the Limo: Alternative Wedding Transportation

Photography by altf – see more at www.altf.com Your wedding transportation needs are going to be determined by the locations of your ceremony, reception, and accommodations. If you’re having a destination wedding, for example, where everyone will be staying in... Read More

Don’t Worry…We Hired Uncle Bob!

Photography by Parris Whittingham – see more at www.pswhittingham.com I recently photographed Gus & Laura’s wedding. Unlike many traditional couples, they decided to have a smaller celebration. The result was an intimate evening that was altogether personal and touching. I... Read More

Ceremony Readings and Blessings

Looking for a ceremony reading or blessing? Here are five of my favorites: To Love is Not to Possess By James Kavanaugh To love is not to possess, To own or imprison, Nor to lose one’s self in another. Love... Read More

Sealed with Love

Photography by Anna Kuperberg – see more at www.kuperberg.com The most touching moment of most wedding ceremonies is the exchange of vows and rings. Some couples spend weeks writing vows that reflect how meaningful the relationship is to them. The... Read More

Celebrations and Memories

When wedding photographer, Ken Mendoza of Duende Photo was hired to shoot an engagement party, little did he know that his photographs would play a major role in the wedding ceremony of the same couple a year later. Dina and... Read More

Expert’s Top 5 List for a Perfect Wedding Day

I’m engaged! Hooray! However, I’ve transitioned from glee to anxiety because I’m completely paranoid that I’m going to forget an important detail during my wedding planning. What advice would you give to help me make sure everything is perfect?- Marci,... Read More

Just the Right Time

Photography by Cameron Ingalls – see more at www.cameroningalls.com Last weekend I attended a wedding as a guest. This is something I do maybe once every ten years, so I was quite surprised by the ceremony. I arrived at 5:45... Read More

Options For Choosing an Officiant

If you choose not to be married by a priest, a rabbi, or a minister of any religious or spiritual affiliation, you still have many options for choosing an officiant. In my state (California), for example, couples can be married... Read More

Setting the Scene with a Wedding Program

Photography by The Wiebners – Joel and Rita Wiebner – see more at www.thewiebners.com I have one regret about my wedding day, besides the fact that my dress fell down at the altar (thank goodness for flesh colored undergarments): That... Read More