A Perfect Surfer’s Paradise DIY Wedding

by Lizzy S

After many sleepless nights and endless mornings, Dewi and Colin created their handcrafted dream wedding hosted in a private residence in sunny California. These two didn’t miss a single detail in their DIY wedding! From the dessert table to all the ceremony and reception décor, everything was beautifully crafted. The countless days of crafting was worth it in the end as this couple had the best day of their lives exactly how they wanted it. The couple even set up all the décor on...

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Mark Zuckerberg Ties the Knot: Did the Billionaire Pull Out All the Stops?

by Azure

A celebrity wedding without all the frills! It's not uncommon for celebrities (in an effort to keep details of their nuptials under wraps) to invite guests to what they think is just a regular old star-studded celebration (I kid), and unveil the real reason for the gathering (a wedding!) once guests arrive at the venue. And this is exactly what Facebook founder (and newly minted billionaire) Mark Zuckerberg did this weekend! Zuckerberg invited guests to his Pal Alto home to...

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Outdoor Colorado Wedding: Rustic Elegance, Antique Charm

by Azure

Featured Wedding by Alison White Photography Stacy and Jason's summer wedding was held in the tiny town of Lake City, Colorado, where the bride's parents have a summer residence. The couple chose a traditional wedding ceremony venue, the Community Presbyterian Church, and then took it outside for the tented wedding reception celebration! Near the reception tent, a gorgeous chandelier hung from a tree. This luxe detail served as a prop for the photo booth, and as inspiration for the...

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Backyard Real Wedding: Rain, Romance and Vibrant Umbrellas

by Azure

Featured Wedding by KGOODPHOTO On Shelly and Kevin's wedding day, the sun was nowhere in site. Before the wedding ceremony, it started raining... then pouring... but this did not put a damper on the couple's incredible day! It made my job as their wedding photographer a bit more challenging (mud and heels do not mix, ladies), but everything went swimmingly in the end. They had a backyard ceremony at Kevin's grandparent’s quirky little cottage. And luckily, someone had...

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The Man Registry: Tips for a Successful Backyard Wedding

by Azure

About The Man Registry I had the privilege of attending a good friend’s wedding over the weekend in Louisville, KY. The ceremony and reception were both held in the beautiful lakefront backyard of the bride’s parents. I have to say that it was one of the most memorable weddings I’ve attended. And yes, I took notes. Here are a few helpful reminders for making your backyard wedding one to remember. Prepare for weather Have a backup plan for bad weather. A large living room or...

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Featured Wedding: A Backyard Wedding

by Azure

Special Feature by Stacey Chance of Discovery Bay Studio Elyse & Mark we're married on their back deck, overlooking the water. Their ceremony was casual, short, sweet, and very festive! Near the end of the festivities Elyse and Mark changed into their "wedding boating attire", jumped into their boat, and motored off in dramatic fashion. We had such a great time with Elyse & Mark and enjoyed meeting their family and friends.

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Top Tips for a Backyard Wedding

by Azure

Happy summer! It's time to hit the great outdoors, so grab your sunblock and check out our Top Tips for a Backyard Wedding.

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Bubbly Bride: Not Your Typical Backyard Wedding

by Azure

About Bubbly Bride If you have a picture of your perfect wedding ceremony or reception in your mind... and can't seem to find the right venue, I suggest creating it yourself! If you have not been given the opportunity to attend a "backyard wedding" in a tent I encourage you to do your research. By starting with an empty tent you can add linens, chairs and even chandeliers that will reflect your non-typical backyard wedding. I urge you not to think that because you are choosing to...

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