bride and groom taking in the sunset at their California desert elopement


As an intimate wedding and elopement photographer, I recently had the pleasure of capturing the love of Cass and AJ, a talented photo and video husband and wife team. We took photos in a remote location in the California desert where they could be alone with nature, far from the crowds of the city. We […]

California Desert Elopement – Cass + AJ

Abi Teeters in Utah

Education, Elopements

As a Leave No Trace Photographer, I am committed to preserving the natural beauty of our planet while capturing your most special moments. The seven principles of Leave No Trace guide my work, ensuring that I am doing my part to minimize my impact on the environment. When you hire me as your elopement photographer, […]

Why I am a Leave No Trace Photographer

bride and groom walking around after getting married at joshua tree national park


As an intimate wedding and elopement photographer, I have had the privilege of capturing some beautiful ceremonies and vow renewals in Joshua Tree National Park. From its stunning rock formations to its beautiful Joshua Trees, this national park is a breathtaking backdrop for any couple‚Äôs special day. In this blog post, I will be sharing […]

Planning Your Joshua Tree Elopement

California Desert Elopement

Elopements, Weddings

Symbolic elopement ceremonies are gaining in popularity among couples who want to celebrate their commitment to each other. A symbolic elopement ceremony is a meaningful and personal way for a couple to declare their love and commitment to each other in a private, intimate setting. In this blog post, we will explore what a symbolic […]

What is a Symbolic Elopement Ceremony

couple dancing for their engagement photos at big cottonwood canyon in utah


I was so excited when Ellen and Perry said they wanted to take their engagement photos in Utah – aka one of my favorite states to travel to! We made a plan to take their engagement photos at Big Cottonwood Canyon in Utah in early April knowing that there might be snow – and there […]

Big Cottonwood Canyon Utah Engagement