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The day has come, friends, unfortunately, the so-loved Fuji 400H film is being discontinued and for a film lover like me, that is sad news. If you’re reading this post is either because you want to know more about the topic or because you’re trying to figure out what my next move is going to be in adjusting to the new situation. Given the facts, it looks like film photographers, now, have to pivot their work once again and learn to bring to life extraordinarily beautiful captures with some alternative film stocks.

LEARNING CONTENT

Fuji 400h film discontinued

FUJI 400H 120 FILM DISCONTINUED

It was so rewarding to see the sky holding up for us and let us photograph one of the most romantic Oregon Engagement Session. It was just perfect and I hope you’ll agree that the temperamental weather made everything even more beautiful!

ENGAGEMENTS

OREGON ENGAGEMENT SESSION

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What you will admire in the following gallery of photographs is a collection of some of the most gorgeous wedding and bridesmaids gowns from Marchesa Fashion and unbelievably lush and romantic florals by Mulberry and Moss, all captured with a fashion eye and attention to tell a love story that can be of inspiration for your wedding.

WEDDINGS

Stone Mountain Estates Wedding

STONE MOUNTAIN ESTATES WEDDING

When creating this Mission San Juan Capistrano Editorial I wanted the beauty of the location to tell the story for me, and I decided to let my photographic eye to be of service of its beauty without interference.

EDITORIALS

MISSION SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO EDITORIAL

San Juan Capistrano Mission

Both Hollywood stars, Caitlin and James, are used to be in front of a camera, but this time they didn’t have to interpret a role, their love story is real and they said, for once, it was amazing to be themselves. We played with different bathing suits styles during the beach engagement and incorporated some styling details to accomplish this 50s look, keeping the shoot fresh and modern at the same time.

ENGAGEMENTS

beach engagement session

50s INSPIRED ENGAGEMENT SESSION AT THE BEACH

This backyard wedding in California is been published on the prestigious Martha Stewart’s Wedding Magazine, take a look at all the details.

WEDDINGS

BACKYARD WEDDING CALIFORNIA

intimate backyard wedding in California designed by Amorology

Located on a dramatic coastline that shoots out into the Mediterranean just south of Naples, the Amalfi Coast is simply stunning. Pastel-colored villages porched on cliffs, while narrow, hair-raising roads provide beautiful sea views that seem to get more and more amazing the further you travel.

ENGAGEMENTS

honeymoon Amalfi Coast

AMALFY COAST HONEYMOON DREAM

While most couples continue to adapt their expectations for their 2020 weddings, the more intimate affairs and elopement are becoming more and more attractive and definitely a very meaningful option. We love this new trend that we are seeing and we definitely recommend that you consider the alternative because it allows you to provide your family and friends with a more luxury experience as you can see in these gorgeous film photos. This real wedding spills romance and I am completely obsessed by its beauty.

WEDDINGS

KESTREL PARK MICRO WEDDING

Kestrel Park Wedding

Sunstone Winery is most definitely one of my favorite wedding venues, with its European style villa surrounded by a glorious vineyard. Located in Santa Ynez, the location benefits also from some of the best natural light you can imagine, which is also why it makes a marvelous wine tasting destination from all over California.

ENGAGEMENTS

Sunstone Winery Engagement Session

SUNSTONE WINERY ENGAGEMENT SESSION