Monterey Stone Chapel Wedding

On a sunny day in Monterey, Jennifer and Gabriel said I Do. They had big plans for their wedding. They wanted to gather with friends and family and celebrate love. Covid, however, had other ideas. Due to the changes in Monterey, Jennifer and Gabriel did not want to wait. They decided to elope at A […]

January 7, 2021

elopements

bride and groom in front of classic car in monterey

Wedding Planning Advice

The engagement season is upon us, for December through February are the three months out of the year with the most proposals. Not surprising with the holidays in that time frame! As a wedding photographer, I have seen it all with wedding planning. I have worked with so many planners. Most of the time, I […]

engagements

January 5, 2021

Poquoson Virginia Wedding

2021 mindset and goals

Word of the year: MORE. Every year, we (business owners) love picking a word of the year, and then using that as our theme to live and work by. It can be something as simple as money or growth, or something more complex. For me, MORE is going to be my word of the year. […]

January 1, 2021

personal

My 2020 in review

My 2020 in review It was finally time to write up my 2020 in review. After reading the blog that mentioned my 2020 goals, I am excited to say that I accomplished 3/5! That was all about prepping for my move to Monterey, giving each wedding my best, and to stop being trendy. My Instagram […]

personal

December 29, 2020

Monterey, California Photographer

| The Ati Family | Being a Monterey, California Photographer, I have come to the conclusion that I am so lucky to get to experience my life as a business owner here in Monterey. Let me explain. It’s because I get to shoot at beautiful locations. My couples and families who reach out to me […]

December 23, 2020

portraits

family walking on the beach

Monterey Photographer

|Angela and Patrick| It was a long time coming, but I am so excited to finally introduce you to Angela and Patrick. These two are a prime example of love and laughter. Patrick is an all-around goof ball who loves to have a good time. Angela is a sweet lady who loves to smile and […]

engagements

December 18, 2020

couple hand in hand walking on the beach