The ceremony is one part of the day that ebbs and flows as naturally as possible and is full of organic moments. There are a few things you can plan ahead to make sure you get some incredibly beautiful and romantic images during your ceremony. STOP FOR A KISS This is an easy one but […]

THE SECRETS TO STUNNING WEDDING CEREMONY PHOTOS

the secrets to stunning ceremony phots

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6/01/20

Love doesn’t stop in lockdown. Our new reality is providing an amazing opportunity for people to rethink what their priorities are on every level. How we connect with others has become a priority and the slow down of what we used to consider everyday life has given many of us a chance to pause and […]

5 SECRETS TO HAVING A DREAMY INTIMATE WEDDING

5 SECRETS TO HAVING A DREAMY INTIMATE WEDDING

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5/21/20

Wedding priorities are changing. More than ever we want our loved ones to take part in our wedding day celebrations. With so many state and local restrictions, our gatherings are reduced to extremely small numbers. But this doesn’t mean that your closest friends and family can’t take part in your special day! The good news […]

3 WAYS TO LIVESTREAM YOUR WEDDING

3 ways to livestream your wedding

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5/20/20

Guess what today is?! Today is Allison and Luke’s ACTUAL wedding day. But this day looks a little bit different than what you would normally see. Like so many other couples around the nation, they have had to postpone their wedding day until later this fall. They still wanted to celebrate their special day even […]

ALY AND LUKE COVID-19 INTIMATE ELOPEMENT

COVID-19 wedding elopement and couples lifestyle photoshoot

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5/02/20

When your makeup artist is putting on the finishing touches of your makeup and you see your vendors start arriving, you may get a little knot inside your stomach knowing that it is all starting to get very real. This is the part where bridesmaids scramble, people start asking you a ton of questions and […]

5 TIPS FOR GETTING READY WEDDING DAY PHOTOS

tips for getting ready on your wedding day

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4/30/20

San Diego Wedding Photographer WESTGATE HOTEL WEDDING VENDORS Photographer:Carrie McGuire PhotographyVenue: Westgate HotelPlanning: Love Always PlannigFloral: Tularosa FlowersVideo: Joshua FaillaHair: Black Cat Hair Makeup: Christine DavisTux: Men’s WearhouseDress Designer: Davids BridalRing: Brilliant EarthShoes: Badgley MischkaBridesmaids Dresses: Calvin KleinStationary: MintedDesserts: Ms. Kellie Nguyen Events.Cake: Jenny WennyVeil: Toni Federici.Accessories: Twigs and Honey, Styled By TC.Vow Books: Kelsey Malie Calligraphy.Bridesmaids Robes: Love Meets Craft.DJ: Eric RaffertyTransportation: Old Town Trolley Tours Of San Diego.Officiant: Pastor Chad RichardsRentals: APR Rentals Platinum […]

ELEGANT PARISIAN WINTER WESTGATE HOTEL WEDDING IN DOWNTOWN SAN DIEGO

Westgate Hotel San Diego Wedding carrie McGuire Photography

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4/02/20

TEMECULA WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER Today I have the honor and privilege to have Michelle, with Sandra Michelle Artistry on the blog with her top 10 questions you should ask during your wedding makeup consultation. Michelle is the owner of an incredibly talented makeup artist team in Temecula California. I have had the privilege to work with […]

10 things you should ask your makeup artist during your consultation

10 things you should ask your makeup artist during your consultation

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4/02/20

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