The Best Wedding Venues in New Orleans-12 Venues to Check Out

A bride and groom looking at wedding venues in New Orleans.

New Orleans wedding venues are one of the dreamiest locations for a destination wedding or elopement as it is one of the most romantic cities in America. The ambiance of this city makes it feel part Caribbean, with cultural nuances from Spain and France, and to make things better – always full of music. The French […]

How to Elope in California| 11 of the Best Elopement Venues California can Offer

A bride and groom wondering how to elope in california.

If you are considering an elopement in California you’ve got an exciting time ahead of you learn from a California elopement photographer how to elope in California!. California is probably one of the best places in the world to have an adventure wedding and is a popular choice for couples who want to experience a fun and […]

Why I Wish I had Eloped|7 Reasons Why My Wedding Was An Epic Fail

A couple that eloped on the beach in Oregon.

I wish I had eloped. There. I said it! It wasn’t always my intention to have a traditional wedding. In fact, for the longest time, all I wanted was a small and intimate wedding and celebration with just close family and friends and that’s how things started out. Even when we got engaged, I still wanted […]

The Ultimate Guide to a Grand Canyon Elopement|The 4 Rims Explored

A bride that had a Grand Canyon Elopement

So you’ve made the decision to have a Grand Canyon elopement, but now you’re faced with a vast array of location options and you’re spoilt for choice. It’s true; there are a multitude of amazing places you can say your ‘I do’s’, but if you’re a fan of the great outdoors and breathtaking scenery, few […]

Elopement vs Wedding-7 Reasons Why to Elope

A pamphlet with an elopement vs wedding.

Having an elopement vs wedding may be the way to go, if you’re looking for a memorable and intimate way to have a wedding. I’ve never been the one that pictured myself getting married in a stuffy chapel, I always thought a wedding surrounded by earth’s natural beauty was more significant and allowed for a different […]

How to Choose the Best Elopement Photographer: 12 Questions you need to Ask

Arik and Emily being on the side of a mountain with the best elopement photographer.

Eloping has been a trend that raised quickly in popularity in recent years. More and more couples are becoming brave enough to make their dream elopement marriage a reality. There’s not a single day as important as the day of marriage for the majority of us. Having less people at your  wedding is is the scenario […]

Your Guide to Elope in Yosemite + 2023 Best Locations

A couple walking back after their Yosemite Elopement.

Are you a fan of  gigantic Sequoia trees? Want to capture the wilderness surrounded by natural million year old monoliths while reciting you’re vows to your soulmate? If you do, then there’s nothing better than to elope in Yosemite with panoramic views of pure ancient beauty!  As a wedding and elopement photographer, I’ve taken thousands of […]

How to Have an Epic Asheville Elopement-2022 Updated Venue List

Jeremy and Chelsea decided to have an Asheville elopement after becoming pregnant with their first child.

Asheville is one of the most beautiful spots in the country. It’s scenic, historical, artsy – everything you could possibly need to make your Asheville elopement memorable for the rest of your lives! Asheville is an ideal setting for Blue Ridge weddings but weddings are huge, messy affairs. We understand – sometimes, you just want to pledge […]

What is Self Solemnization? 7 Little-Known Suggestions to Do it Right

A just married couple at their elopement in Yosemite having self solemnized their marriage.

Getting married is one of the biggest decisions of your life and no one but you should be in charge of how it happens. I know you came here asking, is it possible to marry yourself? The answer is, Yes!! If you and your partner desire privacy, intimacy and togetherness self solemnization is a desirable […]