Tell the stories of your love through romantic, colordul, and classic wedding photography. 

napa, california + united states

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Telling  the stories of your love through romantic, colorful, and detailed wedding photography. We are a unique husband and wife Napa - Sonoma based authentic Wedding and Engagement Photography company, serving clients California Wide.



for the



the experience

We work with color chasing and authentic clients in Napa Sonoma + Greater California. Our intimate approach and natural compositions make us a coveted team — taking a limited amount of amazing couples like yourselves every year.

derek + kayla

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capturing couples in love  since 2018.

living for our purpose since 1996.

darren + sarah

Derek and Kayla came highly recommended by our planner. it was a easy choice their style is nothing short of magical. They have a gift for capturing genuine emotions and candid moments that were evident in ever photo we received back quickly!

They are everything we dreamed of and more...

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what you can expect

Our mission is to capture colorful and authentic imagery for authentic couples — images rooted in heirloom quality to be passed on for generations to come.

our mission and vision



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Most clients invest an average of $6,500 for their wedding day.

Alongside your digital images — available to you via a custom online portal — our clients work alongside us to carefully select heirloom keepsakes to last generations to come. From albums to prints, our goal is for your images to be passed down, and last a lifetime.


Working with a limited number of clients a year allows for a unique personal experience. We believe in kind-hearted communication, openness with expression, and approachability with your vision and values. This means getting to know our clients on a personal level.


Your wedding weekend is custom tailored — so is our photography experience. We get to know YOU and your needs first. Then, based on what you share with us, we craft a unique and custom proposal for you to review. Most clients invest an average of $6,500 for their wedding day.


mason + reagan

SO MUCH fun.

yet filled with

was intimate,

The Experience

samantha + benjamin

are  timeless.

Their images

was perfect.


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