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The Youngren’s Thrive Business Intensive | A Review

The Youngren’s Thrive Business Intensive course is for any kind of photographer that is ready to level up their business.

Why we Needed Thrive and Why You Need it Too We thought 2020 would be our year. Goals were made and we outlined how we would achieve them. We were ready. Things had never felt so good in our business lives before. We felt confident that this would be the year that we broke all […]

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What To Wear For Your Engagement Session

Wondering Wear For Your Engagement Session?

Wondering What To Wear For Your Engagement Session? He asked, you said yes, and now look at you two! You’re officially fiancés! And you know the best way to celebrate? With an engagement session! Hmmm… but what should you wear? Don’t stress, girl! We’ve got some tips for you on what to wear for your engagement […]

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Wedding Albums by Jocelyn & Spencer

Three wedding albums standing upright to show size and material differences.

Your First Heirloom We believe your wedding photos deserve a home that will last longer than the car in your driveway. A home that will keep them safe and protected as you move into your first home together. An album that you’ll take with you as you grow your family. We know your album is […]

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Five Tips for a Great First Look

Today we're sharing some tips for a great first look on our blog!

Last week we shared a post on our blog that outlined Five Reasons to Have a First Look on your wedding day. And if you’re on the fence about having a first look, we’d recommend setting aside five minutes to read it. It might help you decide what you’d like to do! As full-time wedding photographers, we […]

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Five Reasons to Have a First Look

A bride and groom standing in front of their ceremony altar. Five reasons to have a first look.

We love first looks, and they are one of our favorite parts of a wedding day. About 90% of our couples choose to do a first look and they are amazing. The 10% of our brides and grooms that don’t have a first look have an incredible and amazing day too. And that’s what’s so […]

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Venue Spotlight | Rodney’s Vineyard

A photo of a table-scape of a wedding reception at Rodney's Vineyard in Los Olivos, California taken by Santa Barbara wedding photographers, Jocelyn & Spencer

 Rodney’s Vineyard | Los Olivos, California We are SO excited to click publish on this blog! Today we’re sharing a venue spotlight on Rodney’s Vineyard with you all! It was finished in the Fall of 2019, so it’s still a relatively new wedding venue in the Los Olivos area. Some of you might know, but […]

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Santa Barbara Engagement Session Locations

A couple at the Bacara, one of our favorite Santa Barbara Engagement Session Locations

Santa Barbara is located along the Pacific Ocean on the Central Coast of California. Views are incredible as the city is nestled between the Santa Ynez Mountains and the ocean. This of course means, that choosing to have your engagement photos taken here is a wonderful choice! We put this blog together with the hope that […]


Lavender Marketplace Wedding | Styled Session

Sky kisses the side of Jess's head as she leans towards him during their Lavender Marketplace Wedding

Styled Session at Lavender Marketplace At the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains in the small town of Sierra Madre, a bride and groom were getting ready for their Lavender Marketplace Wedding. This gorgeous venue had just opened recently and surprisingly only a few blocks up the road from the house Jocelyn grew up in. […]


Hidden Oaks Ranch Wedding | Styled Session

Casi & Jimmy dancing bit the edge of the pool at their Hidden Oaks Ranch Wedding

Styled Session at Hidden Oaks Ranch The American Riviera has plenty of wedding venues for the many couples that plan their destination wedding in Santa Barbara, California. However, one of our favorites is located just a mile and a few turns from the main road. Weddings and events at Hidden Oaks Ranch are private and peaceful. […]

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