michelle + josh: coastal, cliffside kind of romance in northern california, engagement session

Weddings & Engagement
August 3, 2017

michelle + josh live on the east coast but are getting married in california next year. since michelle’s family still lives in northern california + they are busy traveling back and forth with summer + wedding planning trips they thought it would be perfect to do some photos to celebrate their engagement. i couldn’t have been more thrilled to tag along + get to know this fun-loving duo.

we shot at slide ranch + the muir overlook just north of san francisco. the serenity along the cliffs was so soothing. jokingly we mentioned how i need to photoshop whales in the background. not five minutes later we saw some real ones along the shoreline! we enjoyed chatting + whale watching + television show talk. michelle was super adventurous + hiked all the way down in heels. props.

we had a good time,

they shine.

shot on lilly the leica m240 + canon 5d markiii

  

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