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Layla & Ahmed ::::: Newlywed Session in San Juan Capistrano

18 Mar 2019 14:00


Aren't these two sweet? Layla and Ahmed are already married, but wanted to take some photos together to celebrate their wedding celebration here in CA (they are from Wisconsin!). We booked a session at the amazing San Juan Capistrano Mission but unfortunately on this particular day, it was raining cats and dogs! Luckily the mission has lots of covered walkways and spaces that we could roam, so we were still able to get a lot of amazing photos with these two!

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Mayra Nunez :::: Branding Portraits

13 Mar 2019 23:51


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Vivian & Gabriel :: 2-13-19 :: Wedding in Rancho Cucamonga

28 Feb 2019 15:30


What an amazing day for Vivian and Gabriel! Their wedding was on a cold, wet, freezing Wednesday but nothing could dampen the love that these two have for one another and the love that was showered on them by all their family and friends. It was also such a pleasure to return for the fifth time to the amazing Hidden Oaks Retreat Center in Rancho Cucamonga. We started our day capturing some of the romantic personal details and then both Vivian and Gabe donned their wedding attire. They then shared their sweet first look and then we spent some time with their fun bridal party capturing some silly and sweet portraits. After a few shots of the almost Mr. and Mrs. (including some with their sweet daughter Julia!) it was time for these two to head down the aisle and say their 'I do's.' Every moment of their rainy ceremony was full of joy, love and laughter. Once they were officially Mr. and Mrs. Cortez, we spent time capturing family portraits. After all the guests were seated, the bride and groom made their grand entrance and proceeded into their first dance, followed by the cake cutting, speeches and socializing. When the rain really started to come down, we headed outside for a magical evening photo under a clear umbrella. It was such an honor to be a part of this special day!

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Spring Mini Sessions

26 Feb 2019 16:16







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I Love Lucy Styled Shoot :::: The Harper

14 Feb 2019 18:00


Happy Valentines Day! So excited to have our I Love Lucy Styled Shoot featured on Green Wedding Shoes today! :D
Planning & Design: Anything But Gray Events
Venue: The Harper
Moon Backdrop: Paper Moon Shoppe
Floral Design: Winston and Main
Paper Goods: Roseville Designs
Cake: Nicole Bakes Cakes
Balloons: Balloonzilla 
Models: Christine Geasey & Will Rubio
Beauty: Beauty by Miss Ruby 
Dress: RMINÉ
Suit: Friar Tux
Ring: Brilliant Earth
Car: Drive Vinty
Lounge & Chairs: Collective Rentals
Specialty Rentals: Party Pieces By Perry
Linens: BBJ Linen
Table Top Rentals: Signature Party Rentals







































































Galentines Day Styled Shoot

11 Feb 2019 15:00


Our goal for this shoot was to show one gal throwing a party for her gal-pals on Valentines Day! It's a little anti- traditional Valentines Day, and the boys they have dated haven't been the greatest. So this is a party for women empowerment, to love yourself, and love your friends! 
Planning, Specialty Rentals & Floral Design: Sparkles & Vintage
Venue & Event Rentals: La Piñata Party Rentals
Lattes and Drinks Mobar & Company
Balloon Installation: Kinada Events Co.
Cupcakes & Macarons: Joy and Sweets
Paper Goods: Paper Source
Calligraphy: Pink Peonies Lettering Co.
Cake: Shirin Bakery
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Proposal :::: Andrea & Jessica

5 Feb 2019 22:37


How sweet are Andrea and Jessica?!? Andrea contacted us right after the New Year to ask if we could photograph her proposal to Jessica on the first Sunday of February and of course we were so down! It was a windy, rainy and cold afternoon and the Super Bowl was on, so that made for a deserted beach which perfect for an intimate proposal! Jessica's daughters and some friends helped keep Jessica occupied earlier in the day while Andrea and her lovely parents went down to the beach to create a cute picnic set up. When it was finally time, Jessica walked down the steps to the beach and over to where Andrea was waiting. They shared a few moments together and then Andrea got down on one knee. She said yes! Then it was time for much celebrating, a few portraits with the girls and the newly engaged couple. They incorporated a beer in a few of their photos, one of their favorites. We are so honored we could capture the beginning of this new chapter for Andrea and Jessica! :D

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Mini Engagement Session Giveaway!

31 Jan 2019 21:40


✨ CLOSED ✨We are giving away three mini engagement shoots! 
Three winners will be chosen! 💖💖💖
One grand prize winner will receive an extended session AND a mini bouquet from Sparkles and Vintage 💐 ALL entrants will also receive a 5% discount on wedding photography!*
This giveaway is great for couples who are looking for a wedding photographer and would love to save a little by receiving a free engagement session! 📷💐
How to enter:
•Follow us (here) and Sparkles and Vintage (here) on Instagram.
•Tag a friend who might be interested!
•Email peterson.photo.design@gmail.com with your names, a photo, a bit about you and your full wedding details (date, venue, vibe)
•Comment “Entered!” on our Instagram post about the giveaway when above steps are complete!
Contest closes 3 /15 and the winners will be announced 3 /17. Booking subject to our availability. We are located in Fullerton, CA and any location, travel, permit or entry fees for shoot location chosen must be covered by the client. 🗓
*In order to receive the 5% wedding photo discount you must book our Standard or Small wedding photography package within the month (30 days) after the contest closes.
This prize cannot be combined with any other offer or discount or applied to any previously booked engagement sessions or weddings. Must be in the US and 18 years or older to enter. GOOD LUCK!  💖📷 

Corrin & Dominic :::: Engagement Session in Malibu

11 Jan 2019 15:00


Corrin and Dominic are so wonderful! These two met way back in their junior high youth group days and waited until they had her dad's permission before they started dating. So sweet! Dominic managed to totally surprise Corrin when they got engaged while taking photos around Lake Tahoe :) For their engagement session they wanted to take photos during golden hour at the beach and the lovely beach near the Malibu pier was perfect for their session. It was quiet and cool in early December, and these two cozied up to one another which made for some adorably fun shots! We can't wait for their wedding in March with Kindred Weddings and Events!

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Rashelle & Dustin :: 11-11-18 :: Wedding in Calimesa

8 Jan 2019 15:00


Rashelle and Dustin had a cold, sunny, windy, beautiful, fun wedding day! The wedding was held at the recently remodeled Calimesa Country Club and had a rustic and romantic color palettes of neutrals, blues and yellows. We started the day by getting some detail and getting ready shots while Rashelle and her girls enjoyed themselves.  Rashelle and Dustin then exchanged vows in the the main reception hall of the venue in front of a gorgeous embellished fireplace and all their family and friends. After the ceremony, we took photos all around the venue and the surrounding area with their bridal party and the newlyweds. The wind and the cold made for a challenge, but nothing could put a damper on this amazing couple and their friends. Then we headed back to the beautifully decorated reception for their first dance, dinner and cake cutting. We had SO much fun at this wedding and it was such a pleasure to be a part of the day! We wish the new Mr. and Mrs. Fields all the love in the world!

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Maylin & Connor :: 11-3-2018 :: Wedding in La Mirada

2 Jan 2019 15:00


Maylin and Conor had such a lovely, fun, laid back and non-traditional wedding day! We started their day at a friend's home where Maylin got dressed and we captured a few detail photos. Next, we packed everything up and headed for Creek Park, which is adjacent to their venue, Redeemer Church in La Mirada. We didn't do a traditional first look since Connor had already seen Maylin in her dress: he actually helped her pick it out! We just went straight into taking some fabulously fun bridal party photos and some fun casual candids  of the soon-to-be Mr. and Mrs. Thomas! Maylin rocked her bridal cape and enjoyed swooshing about throughout our portrait time. Once portraits were complete we went back up to Redeemer Church where we captured some details and some fun shots of Archer the ferret ring bearer! Once it was ceremony time, it was beautiful to see these two commit to a lifetime of love with their closest family and friends! After these two were officially Mr. and Mrs., we took some more photos of the family and bridal party. The epic cape-shedding grand entrance was followed by lunch, Irish car bombs, socializing, cake cutting, and first dances. We had such a pleasure being a part of this beautiful day celebrating love and family on a sunny and cool November morning and afternoon!

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Christiana & Thor ::: Engagement Session at the Orange Circle

14 Dec 2018 15:00


Christiana and Thor are such sweethearts! These two met while working at Sprouts together, Thor was working in the back and Christiana would volunteer to take out the trash so she could see him and chat more. After dating for a while and when it came to talking marriage, they were both on the same page but had decided to wait for the right time. Christiana didn't want to wait anymore and decided to make the first move. She proposed to Thor one day at Sprouts with a Pokemon spinner ring! So so wonderful! Later on, Christiana also picked out a ring, a rose gold morganite stunner! For their engagement shoot (and wedding) these two wanted to incorporate something they share a deep love for: books! We took photos around one of their favorite spots, the Orange Circle and spent some time laughing, reading and exploring. These two really are better together and we are so excited for their wedding in May :)

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Kelly & Kyle :: 10-5-18 :: Wedding in Fallbrook

5 Dec 2018 15:00


What an amazingly fun and nerdy day for Kelly and Kyle! These two wed at the amazing Grand Tradition Estate in Fallbrook and absolutely every detail of their fandom themed wedding was off the charts! We started our day with both Kelly and Kyle at an incredible Airbnb they rented in Fallbrook, where we captured some detail and hair and makeup shots. Once everyone was ready, we all headed over to the Grand Tradition Estate where Kelly and Kyle shared their first look and Kyle surprised Kelly with her gift: a Snitch ring holder! Then we spent some time with their fun bridal party capturing some silly and sweet portraits. After a few shots of the almost Mr. and Mrs. it was time for these two to head down the aisle and say their 'I do's.' Every moment of their short ceremony was full of joy, love and laughter! Once they were officially Mr. and Wright, we spent time capturing family portraits and a few more portraits of the newlyweds in the golden hour light with some fun props from Liddabits Paper and ReadyGo Paper. Inside their reception guests were treated to their incredible Star Wars laser cut guestbook, Kelly's incredible handiwork on the book centerpieces and gorgeous laser engraved wood bookmark favors. After all the guests were seated, the bride and groom made their grand entrance and proceeded into their first dance, followed by speeches and dinner. Next the bride and groom danced with their parents, cut the cake and tossed the bouquet. The rest of the reception was spent being entertained by the live karaoke band, Casual Encounters Karaoke who opened up the floor for any guests to sing along with some great hits! Finally, after some fun dancing we took the bride and groom out for an evening shot amongst the twinkle lights and then their guests sent them off into the night with a sparkler exit! We love these two so much, and had such a blast documenting their incredible day!

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Holiday Mini Session Favorites!

21 Nov 2018 00:25


2018 was the first year we did Holiday Mini Sessions and these are some of our favorites! :)
Caspers Wildereness Park ::  Brittany & Matt

Cedar Grove Park :: The Thompson McKinney Family 




Neff Park :: The Pang Family and The Rizzos






Cedar Grove Park :: The Travis Family, The Waltons, The Tabije Family & The Bosch Family





















Tara & Stephan :::: Engagement Session at Caspers Wilderness Park

19 Nov 2018 15:00


These two were one of the winners of our engagement session giveaway earlier this year and we are so glad we met them through that contest! Tara and Stephan are such a sweet couple with fun and relaxed personalities who love to be together and hike with their fur babies! They have been together almost 10 years now (they met senior year of H.S.) and will be getting married next year in San Diego. For their session, they wanted someplace with large trees, fields and pretty light so of course we thought of Caspers Wilderness Park. The weather was a bit overcast the day of our session and we got to documents some lovely moments between these two in the peeking beautiful golden hour light :)
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Danielle & Derek :: 9-29-18 :: Wedding in Huntington Beach

15 Nov 2018 18:16


Danielle and Derek are such sweeties! We started out their warm and sunny wedding day at the Hyatt Huntington Beach where Danielle got ready with her bridesmaids in their amazing suite! After a few fun shots in their robes and everyone was dressed ready to go, Danielle's mom and her girls helped her get into her gorgeous dress, veil, shoes and garter. The guys got ready at another hotel and had a blast hanging out and getting their custom wood watch gifts from Derek. There is a gorgeous park adjacent to their venue, the Newland Barn, so after everyone was ready, the the couple had their first look and we took some bridal party photos. After those and the newlywed portraits were done, we all made our way back up to the barn for the ceremony. The Newland Barn is such a lovely and intimate venue, perfect for the exchange of Danielle and Derek's vows. An especially sweet moment was their personalized vows to one another, I don't think there was a dry eye in attendance! Once the ceremony was complete we spent some time capturing family portraits and then headed to the venue's garden for some golden hour shots of the new Mr. and Mrs. Next it was time for the party to begin! The reception was full of fun details like touches of the Eiffel Tower (where they got engaged!), framed engagement photos and adorable signage! Upon joyfully entering their reception, Danielle and Derek had their first dance in the setting sun. Then they spent some time greeting, and thanking each of their guests and listening to toasts. After dinner, Danielle danced with her dad and Derek with his mom, both were so incredibly sweet. After the bouquet and garter toss there was some epic dancing from their amazing guests. It was such a tremendous pleasure to be a part of this amazing day!
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Brittany & Matt ::: Pregnancy Gender Reveal

10 Nov 2018 00:38


We love Brittany and Matt and we are SO excited they are welcoming a new Stump into the world! :) These two wanted to do a smoke/confetti gender reveal so after they found out (with the results in a sealed envelop)  they ordered the canons and joined us during one of our mini sessions at Caspers Wilderness Park! After a practice run with some white canons, we did the grand reveal and these two were excitedly surprised to discover they are having a GIRL! We are soooooo excited for these two and can't WAIT until our maternity shoot in early February and for baby girl to arrive in early March! :)
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Current Discounts!

6 Nov 2018 19:14


Hi There!
If you are reading this, you are looking for more information about our current discounts/promotions! Please note that these discounts only apply to those looking for wedding photography, we are currently not offering any discounts for other types of photo sessions. 

Planner Discount
No expiration! We first started offering the discount in 2018 when we noticed that weddings where we worked with a licensed, insured, independent wedding planner or coordinator were more efficient, more relaxed and more fun! Basically, working with a wedding planner is the best thing you can do for your wedding! They are 300% worth every penny they charge and will not only help you to have a relaxed and fun wedding day, but they will provide support in ways you didn’t even know you needed. They will also ultimately save you money as they help negotiate all the tricky ins and outs of planning a huge event like a wedding. SO! If you hire a licensed, insured, independent (NOT working for your venue) wedding planner or coordinator for your wedding day, we offer a $100 discount! Your planner’s name, company name and contact info must be provided and their hired status verified before the discount is applied. To see a list of our favorite wedding planners, check out here!

Dream Venue Discount

No expiration, but when a venue is booked it is crossed off the list! For the list and more details, see this link!

The best part: the Planner Discount and Dream Venue Discount CAN be combined! Cheers to that!




Alicia & Caleb :: 9-22-18 :: Wedding in Hopland

5 Nov 2018 15:00


Alicia and Caleb are dear friends of ours and we had the immense pleasure to document their wedding day! Their wedding was an out of town adventure for us as they got married in Hopland, CA which is a few hours north of the Bay Area :) It was such a blast to explore beautiful wine country and spend a wonderful weekend with this amazing group of people! On the wedding day, the girls started off their day getting ready together at a rental home on the property at one of the many stunning vineyards in the area. After some detail shots, everyone got dressed, and we toasted to a successful wedding day! Meanwhile, the guys were getting ready at an AirBnb in adorable downtown Hopland and had some laughs together while donning their dapper suits. Once everyone was ready, we all traveled over to their venue, the stunningly beautiful Contento Vineyard at Brutacao Cellars Winery for these two to do their first look! These two were so sweet and tender once the saw each other in their wedding best, they both laughed and loved how great the other looked! Next we had a blast spending some time with their awesome bridal party and families and then it was time for the ceremony! For their ceremony these two exchanges traditional vows and successfully lit a unity candle, which was a struggle because of the constant breeze. It was so exciting to see them finally become husband and wife! After more bride and groom portraits during golden hour around the stunning venue, the newlyweds joined the party and their beautiful twinkle-light filled reception filled with elegant muted tones and sweet details. Their reception was full of joyful toasts, an emotional first dance and sweet cake cutting. We loved every moment of this wedding and it was such a delight to be a part of their day from designing their invitation suite to taking their engagement and wedding photos!!
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Dream Wedding Venues

26 Oct 2018 16:46


We have some dream venues we’ve been dying to work at next year and beyond!
If a couple books us at one of these venues we would love to offer a full free hour of wedding photography ($375 discount) and 50% off an engagement session ($150 discount!). So basically if you book us for 8 hours, you pay for 7! Woohoo!
The best part is these discounts can also be combined with our Wedding Planner Discount! For details on that discount, see here!
Small Print: For this discount, first come, first served! Once a venue is booked it will be crossed off the list :) Please also note that travel fees still applies to these locations and if overnight travel is required, that will also be covered by the clients. Discount only applies once booking the Standard or Small Wedding packages, it does not apply to the Elopement/Mini Wedding package.
These are organized by county and then in alphabetical order. 
First off we want to support local! We live in Fullerton and regularly walk our dogs by all of these locations especially the Hangar 21 venues!
Fullerton Venues:
Coyote Hills Golf Course
Hangar 21 South
Hangar 21 Venue
RSVP Event Space
The Muckethaler Mansion
The Summit House
Villa De Sol Venue

Photo from our Minimalist Constellation Styled Shoot at Hangar 21

Next, some amazing Orange County venues!
OC Venues:
Followed up by some wonderful and super fun LA venues! 

LA & Ventura Venues:
440 Seaton
The 1909
The Adamson House
Alexandria Ballrooms
Apex Malibu
The Athenaeum, CalTech
Brookview Ranch
Calamigos Equestrian
Calamigos Ranch
Carondelet House
Casita Hollywood
Catalina View Gardens
The Clarke Estate
Cielo Farms
City Club LA
City Libre
Descanso Gardens
The Ebell Long Beach
Epona Estate Vineyard
The Fig House
Grassroom
Greystone Mansion
HNYPT
HOWL
Hammersky Vineyards
Hartley Botanica
The Holding Co.
Houdini Estate
Hudson Loft Venues
Hummingbird Nest Ranch
The Kim Sing Theater
Lazarus Experience
The Lodge at Malibu Lake
Lombardi House
Los Angeles River Center & Gardens
Los Robles Green
The MacArthur
Madera Kitchen & Bar
Malibu Rocky Oaks 
Maravilla Gardens
McGrath Ranch & Garden
Millwick
The Modern
OUE Skyspace
The Paramour Estate
Playa Studios
Quail Ranch
Rancho Las Luces
Rancho Los Cerritos
Ruby Street
Saddlerock Ranch Events
Seventh Place
Skirball Center
The Smog Shoppe
South Coast Botanic Garden
South Park Center
StoneHurst
The Unique Space
Valentine
Vibiana
Villa Sancti Malibu
Villa del Sol d'Oro
Wayfarers Chapel
Westlake Village Inn
Photo from our Art Nouveau Styled Shoot at Ruby Street
Some magical desert venues!
Riverside & San Bernardino Counties
High Desert Venues: 
(The Dream Venue Discount actually applies to any venues in Palm Springs and Joshua Tree, but here are some favorites below)
And finally some very select destination locations for us:
-ANYTHING in San Francisco, Berkeley or bay area cities.
-ANYTHING on the Carmel Peninsula (Monterey, Pacific Grove, etc)
-1880 Union Hotel
-Asilomar Conference Grounds & Hotel
-Kestrel Park
-Big Sur
-San Francisco City Hall
-Whispering Rose Ranch
-Yosemite

Krystal & Jaimen :: 10-11-18 :: Elopement in Fullerton

23 Oct 2018 18:45


Krystal and Jaimen are such total sweeties! I (Marisa) met these two for their courthouse elopement wedding ceremony in Fullerton on a lovely Thursday morning! After some quick I do's in Downtown Fullerton we headed over to Hillcrest Park with their wonderful families for some family shots and photos of the newlyweds with their son Philip (who is the cutest everrrrrr!). We love elopements so much as they are such a sweet reminder that big weddings are great and all, but marriage is what is truly worth celebrating! I also loved getting to create these simple but stunning florals for Krystal and Jaimen, amazing how flowers add such an extra special touch. Congratulations to this wonderful new family!

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Nadia & Royce :: 9-15-2018 :: Wedding in Los Angeles

19 Oct 2018 14:00


Nadia and Royce had such a lovely day! The entire bridal party started off their day getting ready together at the Luxe City Center Hotel in DTLA. After everyone was dressed, we all made our way to the USC campus for the first look, couple's photos, bridal party and family photos around the USC Caruso Catholic Center and the campus grounds. After capturing some beautiful shots around the amazing campus, it was time for the ceremony mass at the Catholic Center It was beautiful to see these two commit to a lifetime of love with their closest family and friends contributing to the mass through readings and assistance. After these two were officially Mr. and Mrs., we next headed to their reception site, Casa Vertigo where we took some more bride and groom shots on the rooftop and then focused on capturing the stunning details of the reception decor set up by the brilliant teams at Sparkles and Vintage and Flowers by Lady BuggsThe grand entrance was followed by the first dance, anniversary dance, dinner, speeches and the father/daughter and mother/son dances. After the cake cutting it was time for the party to really get started as everyone danced on into the night! It was such a delight to be a part of this day and we wish all the joy and happiness in the world to Mr. and Mrs. McAllister!
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Kaitlin & Albert :: 8-25-18 :: Wedding in San Marcos

3 Oct 2018 14:00


What an amazing day for Kaitlin and Albert! These two wed at the amazing Twin Oaks House and Garden Estate in San Marcos and absolutely every detail of their English garden romantic themed wedding was off the charts! We started our day capturing some of the romantic personal details and then both Kaitlin and Albert donned their wedding attire. They then shared their sweet first look and then we spent some time with their fun bridal party capturing some silly and sweet portraits. After a few shots of the almost Mr. and Mrs. it was time for these two to head down the aisle and say their 'I do's.' Every moment of their ceremony was full of joy, love and laughter and they celebrated their union by having a first toast of wine under the gazebo together! Once they were officially Mr. and Mrs. Diaz, we spent time capturing family portraits and a few more portraits of the newlyweds. Inside their reception tent, guests were treated to lush table settings with literary themes and sweet candy favors. After all the guests were seated, the bride and groom made their grand entrance and proceeded into their first dance, followed by speeches and dinner. Next the bride and groom danced with their parents, cut the cake and tossed the garter and bouquet. Finally, after some fun dancing we took the bride and groom out for an evening shot amongst the twinkle lights. It was such an honor to be a part of this special day!

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Minimalist Constellation Inspiration at Hangar 21

27 Sep 2018 17:00


Minimalist Constellation Inspiration at Hangar 21 Styled Shoot featured on The Perfect Palette
The stars and skies were our initial inspiration behind this celestial styled shoot. Hangar 21, a helicopter hangar turned event venue at the Fullerton Municipal Airport, was naturally the perfect venue, with a mission to provide a unique aviation experience to their couples. The hangar’s blank canvas of white walls and concrete floors furthered our aesthetic goal of blending constellation details with a clean, minimal color palette and styling while still evoking a warm and inviting undertone.  Marisa Peterson of Peterson Design and Photography and Jessica Foster of Jessica Foster Event Planning were seeking soft color pairings using shades of blue, pops of amber, and metallic gold, with geometric lines and patterns inspired by charts of the night sky.  We wanted to create inspiration for couples seeking a meaningful, elegant and minimalist aesthetic that would pair well with this amazing venue.

Contemporary structural designs and references to the sky and stars beyond were a unifying element throughout the shoot. The invitation suite by Willemina Typography featured cloud elements and the simple, elegant design featured her own style of modern calligraphy. Our bride Chandra (paired with her real life sweetheart CJ as the groom) was adorned by a custom designed pale blue dress by RMINE featuring elegant white lace that was reminiscent of Chinese line drawings of wind and fog. Her delicate earrings designed by Brook Corson featured a triangle design beneath two mysterious moonstones. Arianna of Drama 'n Glam Team created an effortless updo for our bride, which was embellished with handmade starburst hair pins from Blair Nadeu Bridal. CJ’s steel grey suit from Stitch and Tie fit our vision for his look: elegant, sophisticated and slightly vintage, with a dapper black silk bowtie. For our ceremony, Paper Moon Shoppe created a constellation contour line moon backdrop, which was adorned with vibrant greens and sat amid a bed of dried grasses, hydrangeas, and butterfly ranunculus, the brainchild of Katie of Going Steady Studios. Blue and grey smoke bombs signaled the end of the ceremony and floated across the moon as if it were set in the sky. After their ceremony, Chandra and CJ ventured up, up, and away into the clouds in one of the venue’s helicopters to share a few secret moments together as husband and wife.
Our newlyweds then returned to their reception and were greeted by a plush lounge from Sweet Salvage Vintage Rentals where they could take a few moments to relax and soak in the day. Gold, bold color and luxurious textures featured throughout the lounge added a relaxed, intimate and warm feel. Soft minimalist design paired with constellation charts was the focal point of our reception table featuring settings from Cherished Rentals and luxe velvet linens from La Tavola. The cake, courtesy of Big Sugar Cake Shop, featured a classic shape, an ombre sky tier displaying the phases of the moon, and constellation lines. The clean aesthetic of the cake paired wonderfully with the sumptuous desserts provided by Jay’s Catering, which evoked a sense of comfort food and a campfire-under-the-stars, with sumptuous chocolate macarons, mini s’mores, blueberry tarts, and mousse with gold leaf accents. 

Our couple ended their night with setting sun and stars enveloped in their beauty and splendor.
Our Vendors:

Planning: Jessica Foster Planning 
Photographer: Peterson Design & Photography
Venue: Hanger 21
Invitations/Paper Goods/Calligraphy: Willemina Typography
Flowers: Going Steady Studios
Specialty Backdrop: Paper Moon Shoppe
Models: Chandra Brenner and CJ Natoli
Makeup and Hair: Drama N Glam Artistry
Dress: RMINE
Hair Accessories: Blair Nadeau Millinery
Earrings: Brooke Corson
Tux: Stitch and Tie
Cake: Big Sugar Bake Shop
Desserts and Rentals: Jay’s Catering
Vintage Rentals: Sweet Salvage Vintage Rentals
TableTop Rentals: Cherished Rentals
Linens: La Tavola Fine Linen Rentals
Ring Box: Mrs Box
Shoes: J Adams Shoes
Smoke Bombs: ShippedYesterday
Vintage Stamps: Verde Studio
Ribbon: Illume Silks
Media Placement: Rayce PR
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Iliana & Gilberto :::: Anniversary Session at Pasadena City Hall

12 Sep 2018 17:38


We had the pleasure of documenting Iliana and Gilberto's beautiful wedding day just over a year ago and for their one year anniversary, these two wanted to do a dreamy anniversary session! Naturally we thought of the beautiful Pasadena City Hall as the setting and it fit with their romantic vibe perfectly! With these two dressed in gorgeous semi-formal attire and accented with florals designed by us, we captured some sweet moments as these two celebrated their first year of marriage! :)

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