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A Mission Trails Maternity & Family Session I love when clients return to me and I get to witness their families and little ones grow – this sweet family is expecting their second daughter in October, so I was thrilled to hear they wanted to plan another family session with me! They chose the beautiful […]

Mission Trails maternity session - San Diego Photographer Jade Maria Photography

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Hope you’re ready for one of my favorite 2021 weddings, Natalie and Shane’s wedding at Fallbrook Wedgewood Estate. After a year filled with postponements, cancellations, and changed plans, this was one wedding that went completely to plan from start to finish from the moment they booked with me last year. It was my first time […]

Fallbrook Wedgewood Wedding - San Diego Photographer Jade Maria Photography

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Spending a warm San Diego evening frolicking around an empty beach with one of the sweetest couples I have ever met, is my idea of a perfect photo session. I met up with Jaime and Patrick at Encinitas’s Moonlight Beach for their engagement session on Memorial Day weekend. It was a slightly overcast day, with […]

Encinitas Moonlight Beach Engagement | San Diego Photographer Jade Maria Photography

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It’s been over two years since Jessica and Tito booked me for their 2020 wedding, and as you can guess, that day never happened. They postponed until May of 2021, and it was well worth the wait! I travelled up to Moreno Valley for this perfect day, where the sweet couple, who have known each […]

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Sunset Cliffs is one of the most idyllic locations in San Diego, so when I have the opportunity to photograph a sweet couple there, I will ALWAYS agree to it! Tina and Shad were so easy going and so cute together, I adored this sweetheart session. We met up at the beginning of golden hour […]

Sunset Cliffs San Diego Sweetheart Session - San Diego Photographer Jade Maria Photography

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I’ve been holding this Lake Powell elopement editorial hostage since April, awaiting confirmation that it would be published, and it was finally shared on Bajan Wed! I traveled from San Diego to Page, Arizona for a family vacation, and made a stop at the beautiful Lake Powell to capture this stunner of a photoshoot. The […]

Lake Powell Elopement Editorial - San Diego Wedding Photographer

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I know that I often say in my blog posts that each one is a new favorite, but I cannot express how much I am obsessed with this Twin Oaks House wedding editorial! With an ethereal, fine art inspiration, this luxurious garden wedding inspiration shoot is one to remember. The lush greenery of the Twin […]

Twin Oaks House fine art wedding inspiration - San Diego wedding photographer

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When I think of springtime, some things that often come to mind are: flowers, butterflies, and bright colors. Fortunately, this beautiful wedding inspiration shoot at Las Mariposas Estate features all of those things – it was exactly what I needed to kick off the spring season! This gorgeous venue, located at a private estate in […]

Las Mariposas wedding - San Diego Wedding Photographer

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The beginning of spring, which means it’s an excuse to get my little cutie in front of the camera for an impromptu shoot! I grabbed a hat, dress, basket, and some Trader Joe’s flowers, and walked over to a nearby open field down the street from our house. A quick 10 minute photo session turned […]

Springtime portraits - San Diego photographer Jade Maria Photography

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I adore when clients choose locations for their sessions that I love so much, which is why I can’t wait to share these romantic sunrise Sunset Cliffs portraits! Brianne reached out to me about photographing her and her fiance, Drew, the morning before they drove up to say their “I dos” at the Orange County […]

Sunset Cliffs romantic portraits - San Diego Photographer

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