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Interested in intimate weddings? Here is what a california wedidng photographer wants you to know about them. Lists creatd by Nikkels Photography

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Megan & Kyle finally had their dreamy wedding last weekend at Ella’s Vineyard. This stunning property features 32 acres of sprawling vineyards with the most adorable farmhouse atop the hill. The design was a fun mix of their love of travel with bright colors of honey yellow, light grey & aqua, with a pop of […]

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Lauren & Zach got married on a crisp fall afternoon with their family’s and close friends at the Cypress Ridge Pavillion. Some of my favorite moments were Zach seeing Lauren for the first time and having a live painter during the ceremony. Also, when I heard Cupid Shuffle playing, I ran to the dance floor […]

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Rylie and Tim celebrated in an incredible way this past weekend with their family and friends together! The girls got ready at Rylie’s parents’ house. Then they all loaded up in a limo and headed to the St. Louis de Montfort Church for the ceremony. Afterward, everyone made their way to a family winery in […]

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Cindi & Andre got married on a mild afternoon in November at Castle Noland. They were surrounded by an intimate group of family and friends who showed them so much love that day. The bride and groom are very artistic, so many of the details were designed by them! Plus, Cindi had their second child just […]

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I was humbled to be present for Michelle & Josh’s wedding. Their story consists of a journey of first finding themselves and then finding each other. And just after moments spending time with them and their family, you saw what a gem they are! And the bride, Michelle, went skydiving the day before her wedding and nearly […]

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As soon as I met Kim & Joe, I knew that their wedding day was going to be something special. These two people are so genuine, kind, and have the best friends and family supporting them. We felt the love all day long. There were so many special moments throughout the day, my heart was […]

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I have made it my mission to celebrate the intimate moments in life - big and small. Having your photo taken shouldn’t be stressful, but rather a time to celebrate where you are in life. So I aim to give you clear direction all the while letting your unique personality shine. I strive to be your biggest advocate, cheerleader, and the best third wheel you could ask for.

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