A Santorini Greece elopement is the perfect idea if you want something with epic photo opportunities, romantic activities, and gorgeous weather. However, when you first walk through many cities in Santorini, the smells, and crowds and narrow walkways may overwhelm you. This is especially true if you decide to venture to the more popular areas […]
Pinterest is one of the social media platforms that often gets overlooked. However, it is SO powerful. Pinterest is essentially a search engine, and for any business owner, this is a great FREE way to get your content in front of millions! In the past year, I have grown my visibility on Pinterest to nearly […]
(Please note this post contains affiliate links which changes nothing for you, but means I get a few cents if you chose to purchase through my link!) Looking for a gift for a bride to be? This post will help! From wedding planning guide books, to heirloom ring boxes, you are sure to find something […]
This past week, I spent an incredible four days at the Evolve Conference soaking up knowledge from industry experts, and vision setting for what I want 2020 (and beyond!) to look at for my business. Part of this conference was this breathtaking shoot put together by the incredible D’Arcy Benincosa. You know those moments that […]
Susanna and Chris’s sunny, al fresco wedding took place in downtown Oakland at Preservation Park, a beautiful in the heart of the city that has colorful Victorian houses and a big plaza perfect for a summer wedding! Their wedding details, from customized drink coasters to mandarin oranges at each chair, were so thoughtful and reflected […]
Today I’m sharing Kelly and Emilie’s San Francisco Conservatory of Flowers wedding — truly a highlight of 2019! I loved how these two planned their day as a total reflection of them and who they are. The details were truly delightful and thoughtfully put together: table signs inspired by streets in San Francisco (the city […]
Emily and Corbin were married on a beautiful summer day at the UC Berkeley Botanical Gardens in Berkeley, California, and WOW this wedding day was incredible. From the handmade arbor where they stood hand in hand and said their vows during their ceremony, to the jalapeno margaritas at their cocktail hour—every little detail was thoughtfully […]
Woo! You are engaged and you are starting the wedding planning process. However, you’re stumped because there are seemingly endless venues in the gorgeous city of San Francisco, and you aren’t quite sure where to actually start. The good news is I’ve put together a list of my favorite pro-photographer-approved San Francisco city wedding […]
The Bay Area is full of unique engagement photo locations providing gorgeous landscapes from beaches to mountains to deserts. There truly is something for everyone when it comes to finding unique Bay Area engagement photo locations, and I’m excited to share them with you! When I first moved to the Bay Area, I was so […]
I’m so excited to share this wedding shoot at Brasswood Napa Valley which was recently featured on Tacari Weddings. We had an absolutely breathtaking day at this shoot put together by an amazing team of vendors. You would never guess by looking at these photos that the heat was insane! Despite being one of the […]
Amanda + derek
"Shannon was so fun to work with! She helped capture our engagement event and was even accommodating when we had to change days due to bad weather. She had some sneak peek pictures to us by that night and pictures within days! On top of professionalism, she was such a sweetheart and pleasure to work with, thanks again Shannon!"
"She was such a pleasure to work with."
Sara + Ken
"Shannon is a phenomenal photographer who captured the most beautiful moments from our wedding week. Her energy, enthusiasm, and positivity put everyone at ease. The photos are stunning -- when I look at them, I don't just see how the wedding looked, but I remember how it felt. She is magic behind the camera. I am so, so glad we chose her to be the person to capture our wedding day.
"she is magic behind the camera"
"Shannon is fabulous! The whole process from setting a date to receiving the finished photos was straightforward and enjoyable thanks to her expertise and guidance. She couples her warm and cheerful disposition with talent, creativity, and technical knowledge. I had a truly lovely experience!"
"Truly lovely experience"