The Inn at Sunset Cliffs Wedding | Jake & Sarah

The Inn at Sunset Cliffs Wedding | Jake & Sarah

Jake and Sarah were adamant about one thing on their wedding day: They wanted to ENJOY it. They didn’t want to get caught up in stress. They didn’t want to get lost in the details. Jake and Sarah are mellow and relaxed, and they wanted their wedding day to be...
Calamigos Equestrian Wedding | Steven & Rose

Calamigos Equestrian Wedding | Steven & Rose

Rose had resigned herself to the thought that to find the right guy, there would probably be one or two things she’d have to give up. She thought: He couldn’t possibly be smart, handsome, kind, AND funny. Nobody could be that perfect, right? But then… she met Steven....
Birch Aquarium Wedding | Kyle & Lorin

Birch Aquarium Wedding | Kyle & Lorin

Surrounded by their friends, family, and all the fishes in the sea, Kyle and Lorin promised to love each other forever – quirks and all. It’s what made them fall in love with each other in the first place: how Kyle instantly melts into a ball of...
The Wedding Day Timeline of Your Dreams

The Wedding Day Timeline of Your Dreams

Friends, we feel like we landed the JACKPOT when it comes to jobs. Our job is to hang out with you on the most important day of your life and capture the big moments AND the little moments that make it so great. But if there’s one thing we’ve learned over...
Grand Del Mar Wedding | Dustin & Elizabeth

Grand Del Mar Wedding | Dustin & Elizabeth

It all started with a cheesy wink and a playful sunglasses tease from him across a Vegas pool. You know, the move where you pull down your sunglasses and do a little raise of the eyebrows? Exactly. 🙂 He had nothing to lose, and she felt drawn to him… and before...
Scripps Seaside Forum Wedding | Nithan & Tyler

Scripps Seaside Forum Wedding | Nithan & Tyler

“This is our dream come true for you.” When Tyler’s mother joined the toasts at their lovely reception, she spoke these words to her son. The hearts of everyone in the room (including ours) overflowed with joy in seeing how yes – her words were perfect. This...
Sacred Mountain Julian Wedding | Doris & Jon

Sacred Mountain Julian Wedding | Doris & Jon

In the summer of 2008, Jon and Doris met as two bright-eyed interns. They bonded over a love for musical festivals, epic game nights, and late nights of watching the summer Olympics, but the timing just wasn’t right that summer. A few years later, they reconnected at...
The Thursday Club Wedding | Eric & Hannah

The Thursday Club Wedding | Eric & Hannah

Eric and Hannah are the perfect combination of classy and oh-so-deliciously-nerdy (and we mean that in the BEST way possible). You’ll catch them attending an opera one night, and the next night they will be deep into the world of Dungeons & Dragons (their friends...
I Bar Coronado Wedding | Corey & Jen

I Bar Coronado Wedding | Corey & Jen

Over four decades ago, Jen’s mother carried a special beaded white purse on her wedding day… and that day was the beginning of a forty-four year (and counting!) marriage. Throughout Jen’s life, she’s looked to the example of her parents’...
Grace Cathedral Wedding | Parker & Cassandra

Grace Cathedral Wedding | Parker & Cassandra

We’re still waking up from this dreamy-fantastical fusion of tradition and style that was Parker and Cassandra’s wedding! Because WOW WOW WOW. There was the traditional: Parker and Cassandra chose beautiful Grace Cathedral to exchange their vows, and rode in style...
The Santaluz Club | Garden Inspiration Shoot

The Santaluz Club | Garden Inspiration Shoot

Spring has most definitely sprung, and that’s reason enough for us to celebrate! We are so excited to finally share this lovelylovelylovely inspiration shoot with you – it has all the elements of a beautiful garden wedding, which is our absolute...
Coronado Community Center Wedding | Mike & Ellen

Coronado Community Center Wedding | Mike & Ellen

Mike and Ellen are champions against the odds. Ever since they began dating six years ago, they have lived in separate cities – making long-distance the name of oh-so-challenging game. In the middle of it all, they faced the trials of Mike’s diagnosis with...
The Best of 2017 | Our Favorite Wedding Details

The Best of 2017 | Our Favorite Wedding Details

We’ve been having WAY too much fun reliving all of our incredible 2017 weddings!  If you missed it, be sure to check out our Favorite Getting Ready Moments and some of our Favorite Couple Portraits for an oh-so-beautiful journey down memory lane.  But today,...
The Best of 2017 | Our Favorite Couple Portraits

The Best of 2017 | Our Favorite Couple Portraits

Spending time with our couples is what our team of photographers treasures MOST about a wedding day. And why??  THIS IS WHERE THE MAGIC HAPPENS.  This is where our couples are oh-so-giddy, wearing their hearts on their sleeves, and they are savoring every moment.  If...
Best of 2017 | Our Favorite Getting Ready Moments

Best of 2017 | Our Favorite Getting Ready Moments

We’re wrapping up another amazing year of weddings, and friends, we are THANKFUL.  From start to finish, we’ve loved each of our couples this year – they’ve all wowed us with their kindness, generosity, and incredible love for each other (and...
Sheraton Carlsbad Resort Wedding | James & Julie

Sheraton Carlsbad Resort Wedding | James & Julie

James and Julie’s relationship is so stinkin’ beautiful. And why?? Why do these two positively glow when they are together? It’s because of the alllll goodness they center their lives around. These two make a point to live joyfully — smiling...
32 North Brewing Co. Wedding | Thomas & Sabrina

32 North Brewing Co. Wedding | Thomas & Sabrina

Roses are red, violets are blue… beer is delicious, and tacos are too! This is the mantra of any true Southern California resident, and a good craft brew paired with a bomb taco truck has always been Sabrina and Thomas’ jam. So there really couldn’t...
Sacred Mountain Julian | Inspiration Shoot

Sacred Mountain Julian | Inspiration Shoot

You want to give a Clove & Kin photographer alllll the feels??   Give us pretty details, a cuddly couple that is OH-so-in-love, and downright stunning golden light… and we might just melt into a puddle of photographer happiness.   But you know another...
Darlington House Wedding | Mark & Nancy

Darlington House Wedding | Mark & Nancy

Love stories come in all shapes, forms, and timelines… and we are a sucker for each and EVERY one!  It’s truly such an honor to walk through a wedding day with our couples, knowing that the journey has led them to THIS day, where their lives and families...
Private Estate Wedding | Alexandria & Ryan

Private Estate Wedding | Alexandria & Ryan

It took a bit of reverse psychology for Alexandria and Ryan to click. In her own words, Alexandria thought their first date was actually “really really awkward…” and they weren’t so sure there should be a second one.  But when she spotted Ryan...
Hotel del Coronado Wedding | Calli & Raul

Hotel del Coronado Wedding | Calli & Raul

It was a toes-in-the-sand kind of wedding day. The perfect cool ocean breeze, the warm San Diego sun, the sound of crashing waves… it was all reminiscent of the summer days Calli and her family had spent on the wonderful white beaches at Hotel del...
La Jolla Wedding | Mikey & Halley

La Jolla Wedding | Mikey & Halley

They flew from Chicago to San Diego to say ‘I do’ just steps away from the ocean. Their closest family and friends dug their toes into the sand around them, and it was the perfect, relaxed, intimate wedding scene that Halley and Mikey had dreamed of. Halley and Mikey...
Featured: MODwedding | Summit House Wedding

Featured: MODwedding | Summit House Wedding

From the moment we met Kinbo’s sweet heart and Katie’s larger-than-life smile, we knew their Summit House wedding was going to be SO full of goodness!  And we have to say, from top to bottom – it was one of the sweetest weddings we have ever...
Bommer Canyon Wedding | Shelby & Anna

Bommer Canyon Wedding | Shelby & Anna

Shelby and Anna are writers from opposite corners of the country, who met all because of a Craigslist listing.  He was renting out a room in his apartment, she was looking for a room, and so their paths were suddenly linked by a friendly lease agreement. Little did...
Coronado Beach Vow Renewal | Kirk & Sherry

Coronado Beach Vow Renewal | Kirk & Sherry

On a cloudy, cool day in San Diego, Sherry and Kirk celebrated ten beautiful years of marriage.  They stood just steps away from ocean waves and renewed their wedding vows, reaffirming their love for each other and their commitment to their family. With clouds in the...
Private Estate Wedding | Jay & Savannah

Private Estate Wedding | Jay & Savannah

Jay and Savannah are adventurers at heart. They love to explore hidden trails, sneak in roadtrips whenever possible, and feel the ocean breeze on their sun-kissed skin. Bit by bit, Jay and Savannah are seeing the world together, and yet the greatest adventure of all...
Bommer Canyon Wedding | Alissa & Oliver

Bommer Canyon Wedding | Alissa & Oliver

They’re Harvard grads who are out to change the world… one college acceptance letter at a time. Alissa and Oliver are passionate about education, and they both spend their days creating avenues for students to attend college. They invest into these young...
Summit House Wedding | Katie & Kinbo

Summit House Wedding | Katie & Kinbo

  Completely taken with her elegance, Kinbo twirled his bride around in her flowing, perfect wedding gown.  Overcome with excitement, Katie snuggled up to her groom’s shoulder –  against the crisp, pressed fabric of his Dress Blues, her smile never-ending....
Bommer Canyon Wedding | Andrew & Stephanie

Bommer Canyon Wedding | Andrew & Stephanie

Stephanie and Andrew are self-proclaimed goofballs, life-lovers, and absolute sweethearts. They are both talented architects, with the unique ability to take their creative visions to paper, and then design something incredible. On their off time, they soak up...
The Inn at Sunset Cliffs Wedding | Andy & Jaime

The Inn at Sunset Cliffs Wedding | Andy & Jaime

It all started on a blind date — set up by family members who schemed to bring these two sweethearts together. Once upon a time, Andy’s mom and sister were out to lunch, and Jaime was their darling waitress! Her charm totally won them over, and...
The Cork & Craft Wedding | John & Bethany

The Cork & Craft Wedding | John & Bethany

Bethany and John are effortless together. For anyone who knows them, they’ll know that their love just make sense. Their story began a few years ago, when John hired Bethany on as his business partner. He immediately recognized her passion, her business savvy,...
Laguna Beach Wedding | Harlan & Vanessa

Laguna Beach Wedding | Harlan & Vanessa

Vanessa and Harlan are like a breath of fresh air. Or a refreshing glass of water. Or something equally as cool and energizing, because these two brighten up any room they are in! When we asked them how they met, Vanessa said, “Do you want to see? Because I can...
The Best of 2016 | Our Favorite Details

The Best of 2016 | Our Favorite Details

We are having SO MUCH FUN reliving all of these wonderful weddings! This past year, we found our photographer groove in some of our favorite venues (our couples have the best style!). We love sweet garden weddings, infused with lush florals and personal details, and...
The Best of 2016 | Our Favorite Getting Ready Photos

The Best of 2016 | Our Favorite Getting Ready Photos

As storytellers, we know there is so much more to a wedding day than the moment you say ‘I do.’ There’s the moment you first step into your carefully-selected wedding dress, or put on the pearl necklace that belonged to your grandmother. The moment...
Green Gables Estate Wedding | Megan & Nico

Green Gables Estate Wedding | Megan & Nico

It’s safe to say that Megan and Nico were struck by Cupid’s arrow. After meeting in Archery class, they knew deep down that their hearts had been struck, but were a little shy to admit it. It took one of Megan’s good friends (who became a bridesmaid,...
The Best of 2016 | Our Favorite Couple Portraits

The Best of 2016 | Our Favorite Couple Portraits

Wow-eee, friends! It’s hard to believe, but we’ve seen 2016 come and go, and looking back… we are oh-SO grateful. We are grateful for our AMAZING couples, who have proven again and again to be kind, generous, smart, and full of heart (not to mention...
Grand Del Mar Wedding | Shannon & Rob

Grand Del Mar Wedding | Shannon & Rob

A moment with Shannon and Rob is like receiving a warm hug. It’s like sitting by the fireplace, cozied up with a steaming mug of your favorite holiday drink cradled in your hands. With candles burning. And Christmas music playing…. is it obvious that...
Palm Springs Wedding | David & Chanel

Palm Springs Wedding | David & Chanel

Chanel and David had spent hours under a crystal-clear sky of stars. They’d talked through their dreams for the future, they’d mapped out new adventures and reflected on the last few years of memories together. And next to a cozy beach bonfire, Dave...
Santa Barbara Courthouse Wedding | Stephanie & Amir

Santa Barbara Courthouse Wedding | Stephanie & Amir

Friends, we are so excited, because Stephanie and Amir’s wedding is a goooooood one! We’ve been photographing bits and pieces of Stephanie and Amir’s story, from their romantic Military Homecoming to their playful Torrey Pines engagement session, and...
Soledad Club Wedding | Sergio & Annette

Soledad Club Wedding | Sergio & Annette

Annette is a thrill seeker. She does not hesitate to jump out of a plane or paraglide over the deep blue Pacific — it’s the overwhelming adrenaline that makes it so completely worth it. But her ultimate thrill? Better than the skydiving or any adrenaline...
Darlington House Wedding | Jessica & Jimmy

Darlington House Wedding | Jessica & Jimmy

Jessica and Jimmy’s love is the kind that makes your heart smile. In her own words, “everyone LOVES Jimmy.” He values his buddies greatly, his family more so, and Jessica? Jess is his whole world. The way he looks at her says it all – he will...
Blue Sky Ranch Wedding | Kate & Christian

Blue Sky Ranch Wedding | Kate & Christian

As much as their ambitions are grand, their approach to life is simple. Kate and Christian are as intelligent as they are kind, as intentionally inclusive as they are fiercely loyal. He is an exceptional friend – someone who you want in your corner. As...
North Shore, Oahu Wedding | B.J. & Mary

North Shore, Oahu Wedding | B.J. & Mary

B.J. and Mary’s wedding on the North Shore of Oahu was just as relaxed and beautiful as these two wonderful people. Since they had both been transferred to Hawaii for work, they could not wait to invite their dearest friends and family to celebrate their wedding...
Paradise Point Wedding | Mandy & Anson

Paradise Point Wedding | Mandy & Anson

Mandy and Anson’s story is straight out of a Hollywood script. She was the new intern at a Bay Area tech company, where her dad is the CEO. He was a Chicago transplant, working on the sales team at the same company… eyeing her from across the room. But as...
Lomas Santa Fe Country Club Wedding | Stella & Michael

Lomas Santa Fe Country Club Wedding | Stella & Michael

When we talked about their wedding for the first time together, we asked Stella and Michael: What are you most EXCITED about for your wedding? For both of them, they immediately knew it was the ceremony that would really mean the most. Stella would walk down the aisle...