Linda & Justin

Linda & Justin

Linda's wedding was truly straight out of a tropical fairy tale.  From her family flying in from all over the world to attend, to that incredible gown that would have made Cinderella green with envy!  Photographer Madison Baltodano did an amazing job of capturing all the special moments, not to mention Linda's smile that just [...]

Teresa & Ben

Teresa & Ben

Even though it rained on and off the afternoon of their wedding (much later in the season than it normally would have!), that certainly didn't stop Teresa & Ben from celebrating their wedding with anything less than smiles and lots and lots of love! Photographer:  Sylvia Guardia Planner:  Mil Besos

Romantic Costa Rica Wedding Styled Shoot

Romantic Costa Rica Wedding Styled Shoot

Was so much fun to work with so many talented people on a styled photo shoot at one of my favorite beaches here in Costa Rica, Playa Danta.  The shoot was recently featured on the wedding blog Wedding Sparrow. Photography: Brandi Smyth | Coordinator: Barbara Boutin | Florist & Stylist: Events Artisans | Hair: Victoria Alfaro

Bohemian Styled Shoot

Bohemian Styled Shoot

In October, I participated in a styled wedding photo shoot organized by the talented wedding planner Kirsten of Four Winds Weddings and her husband Jonathan of Costa Vida Photography.  The shoot took place at a breath-taking location named El Chante (Costa Rican slang for "the house") nestled up in the hills overlooking the Tamarindo bay and estuary.  This time of year the [...]

Liza & Jairo

I absolutely loved the location that Liza and Jairo chose for their special day.  A restaurant named La Luna on the lovely beach Playa Pelada right outside Nosara.   Kirsten from Four Winds Weddings did an amazing job of transforming this location into a dream wedding site (check out her pix on her blog)-- all of which [...]

Janet & Mike

Janet & Mike

Don't get me wrong, I love bigger weddings with all the friends and family surrounding us while we're getting the bride and party ready, however, there is something super sweet about an elopement and doing the bride's make-up while she's surrounded only by her super cute and spunky little girls!! They kept scampering off throughout the [...]