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5 Garden Wedding Venues in San Luis Obispo You Will Love

I’m here to help you find the perfect fairytale whimsical garden wedding venues for your wedding day. As a light in area, Photographer gardens have a special place in my heart and I’ve searched out the most beautiful garden venues in San Luis Obispo to make your wedding day dreams come true.

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5 Most Beautiful Vineyard Wedding Venues in San Luis Obispo

If you’re dreaming of a wedding that combines the rustic charm of a vineyard with the laid-back elegance of California’s Central Coast, with more affordable wedding venues that Napa, then look no further than San Luis Obispo. This hidden gem offers a plethora of vineyard wedding venues that promise to turn your special day into a celebration of love, surrounded by rolling hills and the sweet scent of grapevines.

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5 Reasons Why San Luis Obispo is the Best for a California Wedding Filled with Love

San Luis Obispo (SLO) isn’t just another wedding destination—it’s THE wedding destination location in California! From affordability to charm, here’s why SLO should be at the top of your wedding location list. Wether you are a California local just trying to find a beautiful place for a wedding, dreaming of a vineyard wedding and looking all over the United States, or a returning Cal Poly grad who knows that SLO is the most beautiful place in California- you are about to find out why you should get married here.

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Easy Guide to Getting Married at The Santa Barbara Courthouse

To help you out if your planning a Courthouse wedding or elopement and need to know how to reserve your ceremony and what to bring, here is a straightforward guide on how to make your SB courthouse ceremony easy peasy. Hopefully this is better than going to the website for the Courthouse and trying to make sense of all that!

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7 Expert Tips for Getting Your Guests to RSVP to Your San Luis Obispo Wedding

I understand that organizing the perfect celebration can be both exciting and challenging. I want to help you to get those RSVPs to roll in. Here are some awesome tips from my many years as a slo wedding photographer to ensure that your wedding is a celebration to remember with all your nearest and dearest in attendance.

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The Ultimate Guide to Choosing Your Perfect Wedding Photographer

Insider secrets to wedding photographer styles, pricing, reliability, red flags, green flags: am giving the inside scoop on everything you need to know when looking for the perfect wedding photographer. I will tell you who to invest in and who to watch out for in an easy to understand way plus some ways to save money on your photos.

"Leana captured our day perfectly"

LEANA IS ABSOLUTELY AMAZING!!! MY HUSBAND AND I AREN'T THE MOST COMFORTABLE IN FRONT OF A CAMERA, BUT SHE MADE THE EXPERIENCE SO ENJOYABLE AND WE COULDN'T WAIT TO WORK WITH HER AGAIN FOR OUR WEDDING.

OUR WEDDING PHOTOS ARE UNREAL! THEY ARE WHIMSICAL, STUNNING AND TRULY CAPTURE OUR LOVE. 


Arielle + Issac

"We are SO so thrilled with our images!"

WORKING WITH LEANA IS AN ABSOLUTE DREAM. SHE GOES ABOVE AND BEYOND--NOT JUST WITH HER PHOTOGRAPHY, BUT ALSO WITH GETTING TO KNOW YOU AS A COUPLE. SHE IS APPROACHABLE AND RESPONDS VERY QUICKLY!

HER PHOTOS ARE BREATHTAKING--FULL OF JOY AND MOVEMENT. SHE GOT US OUR FIRST 200 EDITED PHOTOS WITHIN A FEW DAYS OF OUR WEDDING. HIRE HER!!


Rachel + Spencer

"She felt like a friend to us!"

SHE WAS SO INVESTED IN EVERYTHING ALONG THE WAY, FROM HELPING ME PICK OUT OUTFITS FOR OUR ENGAGEMENT SHOOT TO THE TIMELINE FOR THE WEDDING.

WE INTERVIEWED SEVERAL OTHER PHOTOGRAPHERS, BUT NO ONE FELT AS WARM, GENUINE OR AS ENTHUSIASTIC AS LEANA. IT FELT LIKE A FRIEND WAS THERE TAKING OUR PICTURES, NOT JUST A VENDOR.

Regina + Dan