I am a traveling wedding photographer based in San Diego. With over 25 years as a working photographer, the last 17 shooting weddings, I have photographed over 300 weddings throughout the United States, as well as in Central America, Mexico and Europe.
I began my career as a photojournalist for the North County Times. During my time at the newspaper, I covered everything from mundane ribbon cuttings to action-packed San Diego Padres games. The lessons I learned working for a daily newspaper—preparation, flexibility, patience and working with what’s in front of me—form the foundation of my approach to every wedding I photograph.
In addition to countless blogs, I’ve also had the honor of having many of my weddings featured in print in some of the industry’s most respected publications, such as The Knot, Martha Stewart Weddings, C Wedding, and California Wedding Day.
I also shoot commercial work for a wide range of wonderful clients including Visa, Louisville Slugger, Asics, Pardee Homes and New Era Caps.
Along with my wife of nearly 20 years, our amazing daughter and our two pups, I reside along San Diego's North County coast, where I’ve lived nearly my entire life.
In my spare time, I love getting up early on the weekends and watching English Premier League matches. I also love logging long rides on my road bike, walks along Hwy. 101 with my dogs and spending time with our friends.
I also love watching our daughter and her club soccer team (go LA Galaxy!) play against some of the best youth teams in the nation.