Open Fields and the sea were the perfect backdrop for this stunning engagement shoot. Magical, simplistic, and organic sums it up for us.
Who doesn't love a darling engagement session? Especially when the couple gives you all the cuddle session feels! We love how Alexandra Wallace captured these lovebirds in such an organic and raw way, along San Luis Obispo's coastline.
Love is in the air at this incredible engagement shoot. Montana De Oro did not fail as a perfect backdrop for this soon to be Mr & Mrs.
We always know we are in for a treat when a new gallery from San Luis Obispo wedding photographer Alexandra Wallace rolls in. This dreamy Higuera Ranch engagement shoot means all the more because it's of one of our very own TWS artists, Jenn, owner of The Queen's Bees.
This coastal scenery paired with Kelsie and Cody's romance, resulted in the most stunning engagement photos. Kristyn Villars Photography captured this amazing couple in Morro Bay, creating a simple and airy vibe.
There is something so refreshing about engagement photos. Anticipation is written on the couples faces, love is truly in the air, and the presence of a casual vibe allow for the viewer to be invited in.
Wondering if you should have engagement photos taken? San Luis Obispo wedding photographer, Jen Rodriguez, answers all of your most-asked questions regarding engagement photo shoots! Read on to hear her best tips featured in an article in The Wedding Standard's Volume I magazine.
Adventure and romance summed up this outdoors inspired engagement shoot. San Luis Obispo wedding photographer, Alexandra Wallace, captured this fun loving couple, heading out to the Piedra Blancas in Rose Valley near Ojai, CA. Keep scrolling to hear how these two met, how he popped the question, and to feel the love, joy, and excitement between this couple!
Kaitlin and Cam married in the dreamy hills of San Luis Obispo at La Cuesta Ranch where the rustic vibes of the land became the backdrop, while bright florals took center stage.
Boho Eclectic vibes swept through this incredible Flying Caballos Ranch Wedding in San Luis Obispo. Fox and Plume Photography captures the day, creating magic in the midst of the rain.
And so it was, a colorful, heartfelt inspired wedding for these two lovebirds. Married at The Casitas Estate in Arroyo Grande, with an outdoor ceremony surrounded by family + friends, Christine & Zach tied the knot.
From the bright florals to the stunning grounds of Topa Mountain Winery in Ojai, this wedding will cheer you up on any given day. One of our beloved artists of The Wedding Standard, Sarah Ellefson Photography captured this incredible day.
The rush of a fresh engagement is exciting and sweet, a feeling you don't want to end! Moving onto the "planning" portion of engagement can seem daunting, but there are a few key tips and elements to keep in mind to make the process more simple and enjoyable, and help you get back to what matters - enjoying your time before "I Do!"
It surely was a heart felt fiesta at The Casitas Estate, one of Arroyo Grande's most loved wedding venues. While this couple's smiles captured our hearts, their love story did that and more.
Finding your wedding dress is one of the quintessential pieces that kicks off your wedding planning process, and your engagement season! We spent the day with Amanda and Annette, owners of San Luis Obispo bridal gown boutique Moondance Bridal to get the in's and out's of what to expect at your first bridal appointment, and a few of their best tips to make the experience unforgettable.
Oyster Ridge hosted this cozy rainy day celebration. The bride says it best; "The rain added something intangible, but all the while, so magical to the experience."
From light and airy colors during the ceremony, to rich and moody tones during the reception, this Santa Barbara wedding has all of us wide eyed. The stunning florals by Idlewild, to the fun table scapes designed by Onyx & Redwood, each detail speaks volumes of this adorable couple.
The Central Coast is the perfect place for those classic and sunny California wedding day dreams! While the weather was perfect at Greengate Ranch & Vineyard, this couple truly brought the sunshine.
San Luis Obispo wedding photographer Lindsey Gomes of Lindsey Gomes Photography shares a look into what a day in the life of a photographer looks like. Her step-by-step schedule throughout the day of a wedding provides great insight for those about to tie the knot!
This Arroyo Grande Wedding was personal, vibrant, and all things colorful. Estee + Brett's day was beautifully captured by Anya McInroy at The Casitas Estate. The natural classic Spanish design at the estate gave this couple inspiration for a Hacienda Chic themed wedding. Everything was vibrant, from their colors, to the dancing, to their love. You won't want to miss this bride's touching story and more about their big day, so keep scrolling.
Rich with culture and love, this Santa Barbara wedding is one for the books. The couple put a twist on their wedding day, fusing both of their backgrounds and traditions together, from the ceremony to the farewell. Onyx + Redwood helped bring to life the bride and groom's dream day, while Michael + Anna Costa Photography captured each moment and detail of the day perfectly.
Whether looking for an intimate country side location, a wine enthused region, or the convenience of being along the Central Coast of California, couples from all over have sought after this San Luis Obispo county to celebrate their dream day. With the help of four recent couples of San Luis Obispo photographer, Cameron Ingalls, we were able to hear more about why SLO is the best place in California to have their destination wedding.
The Santa Barbara County wedding venue, Crossroads Estate in Los Olivos, is a california wine country dream. Standing under a magnificent oak tree, surrounded by stunning vineyards, an enchanting estate and barn this sweet couple said "I do!"
Ever feel like the world's most awkward human in front of camera? San Luis Obispo wedding photographer gives you tips to make your wedding photos amazing.
Wondering where to even begin with planning your big day? No fear! We caught up with San Luis Obispo based wedding planner and designer, Amanda Holder, of Amanda Holder Events to find out her top 5 wedding planning tips for new engaged couples!
The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara is the perfect Santa Barbara wedding venue for an elegant wedding day surrounded by breathtaking ocean views. These two love-birds said "I do" on this coastal slice of heaven while wedding photographer, Anna Delores of Anna Delores Photography captured each detail of their special day! From the chic details to the romantic reception this was a wedding to remember!