Alison and Colin were married on the hottest day of the summer in Calistoga, the land of hot, dry weather and even the natural hot mineral springs. People came from all over the country to help these two celebrate their marriage, and everyone had a joyful time despite the oven-like setting. The bride and groom both cried, and their love radiated more than the sun’s summer rays – seriously, these two are SO IN LOVE. It was thrilling to witness!
… is in the bathroom. Symphony posed for me (for a 3 year old, holding moderately still = “posing”) when I bribed her with chocolate chips. She’s got some expressive faces.
This is just a quick post to share some pretty film shots of my goofy girl while my computer labors away at processing a big, beautiful wedding I am thrilled about, resizes some other portrait files, and uploads the complete collection of photos for a bride who has been waiting very patiently. Then it’s back to editing through thousands of wedding photos for me – with the promise that I will resurface with many, many pretty pictures to share with my clients (and you) soon!
(and, because I just realized we kinda match here, one shot that Devon took of me:
Arian and Chris are beautiful, kind, loving, and great at putting together a gorgeous wedding! Their wedding from this spring is featured on Wedding Chicks today, and remembering the spring light, the soft colors, the brilliant sun, Arian’s stunning dress, the wonderful flowers by Monkey Flower Group, and (of course) the incomparable Auberge du Soleil is bringing a smile to my face. Thank you so much, Arian and Chris!