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Juan + Aurora // #AurorasnumberJuan | Romantic Downtown Santa Fe Engagement Photos | Santa Fe, New Mexico

Juan + Aurora // #AurorasnumberJuan | Romantic Downtown Santa Fe Engagement Photos | Santa Fe, New Mexico

I was ecstatic when Aurora and Juan asked me to photograph their engagement sesh as well as their wedding day. I’ve photographed these cuties at several weddings I’ve photographed and I’ve been rooting for Aurora to get that proposal because we had both patiently waited years for our boo thangs to pop the question. Their outlook on life, passion for their careers, and love for one another is truly remarkable. They’re literally #couplegoals!..

Samantha + Joseph // #lovegroveshere | Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument Engagement Session | Santa Fe, New Mexico

Samantha + Joseph // #lovegroveshere | Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument Engagement Session | Santa Fe, New Mexico

Documenting love stories is awesome in itself, but when you get to photograph the love fest of two of your besties is IN-FREAKING-IBLE! I absolutely love Sam, Joey, and their sweetie pie baby girl, Brynn. They are so much fun to be around, can dance up a storm at Dirty Bourbon, and are the kindest, most loving people I have ever met. When they asked me to capture their engagement photos, I knew we had to do something different and special for their sesh…

Brieanna + Josh | Rustic Prairie Star Restaurant Wedding | Santa Ana Pueblo, New Mexico

Brieanna + Josh | Rustic Prairie Star Restaurant Wedding | Santa Ana Pueblo, New Mexico

It was an absolute pleasure to document Brieanna + Josh’s rustic Prairie Star Restaurant Wedding at Prairie Star Restaurant & Wine Bar in Santa Ana Pueblo, New Mexico. Brieanna and Josh’s love story began when Josh was called to handle a call at the Plaza Hotel in Las Vegas, New Mexico…

Moody Mountain Beauty // Styled Shoot | Questa, New Mexico

Moody Mountain Beauty // Styled Shoot | Questa, New Mexico

When Danessa (Black Bow Events, LLC) comes to me with an idea for a styled shoot, I know it's going to be RAD. She went above and beyond for this incredible styled bridal inspiration and truly did what she does best - makes incredible wedding visions come to life…

Marvin + Brianna | Desert Engagement Photos | Elena Gallegos Open Space | Albuquerque, New Mexico

Marvin + Brianna | Desert Engagement Photos | Elena Gallegos Open Space | Albuquerque, New Mexico

I had a blast photographing Marvin + Brianna’s adorable engagement photos at the Elena Gallegos Open Space in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The beautiful golden light the shines through the desert area of Elena Gallegos Open Space will seriously have you like Goldmember in Austin Powers loving GOLD…