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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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Excited to share another session from the archives that was published on Cake & Lace – Paul & Desi’s intimate golden hour engagement session in the Santa Ysabel hills in east San Diego county was one to remember. The sweet couple met through their church and mutual friends, and have been inseparable ever since. When […]

Golden Hills San Diego Engagement - San Diego Photographer

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A Balboa Park Engagement Session | San Diego, CA [dropcap]B[/dropcap]eing asked by two of your closest friends to photograph their wedding day is the ultimate honor as a business owner, so you can definitely say that I had been looking forward to Ally and Ralen’s Balboa Park engagement session for a while. We began the […]

Balboa Park Engagement - Jade Maria Photography

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A La Jolla Beach Engagement Session | San Diego CA [dropcap]W[/dropcap]hen you have a gorgeous couple, the cutest dog, soft colors, and the BEACH, you best believe I am in photographer HEAVEN! Sophia and Ryan chose to start their engagement session at the famous “secret” swing. In all the years I’ve lived in San Diego […]

La Jolla Beach engagement - Jade Maria Photography

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A Woodsy Engagement Session | Idyllwild, CA [dropcap]S[/dropcap]O excited to share these magical images from Kaity & Zach’s woodsy Idyllwild engagement session! I am definitely in my element when I photograph a beautiful couple out in nature. When Kaity mentioned that she would like to make the trip up to the mountains, I of course […]

Idyllwild Engagement

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A Romantic Hillside Sweetheart Session | Escondido, CA [dropcap]T[/dropcap]his sweetheart session has quickly become a favorite of mine! Growing up in Rancho Bernardo, I spent a lot of time hiking near and around Lake Hodges. Between hikes with friends and adventures around the lake, this area holds a lot of special memories for me. These […]

Anniversary session Lake Hodges, Escondido

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A Scripps Beach Engagement Session | La Jolla, CA [dropcap]S[/dropcap]cripps Pier in La Jolla is such a unique, beautiful location, and I’m so excited that I photographed Keith and Shila’s engagement session there this past Memorial Day weekend! Even though it was a gloomy, gray morning, I got some gorgeous portraits of them that I’m […]

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A Balboa Park Engagement Session¬†| San Diego, CA [dropcap]A[/dropcap] gorgeous, spring San Diego evening + a stunning location + an adorable couple = me smiling from ear to ear, loving what I do. Aaron and Jean chose Balboa Park for their engagement photos, and I couldn’t be happier that they did! I tend to photograph […]

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A Fall-Inspired Engagement Session | Julian, CA [dropcap]I[/dropcap] am back with a beautiful fall-inspired engagement session in Julian, CA AND this my first blog post under my new identity and business name! April and Louie were my first official clients under my new name. I had the pleasure of photographing their maternity session last year, […]

Julian Fall Engagement

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Photographing My Own Maternity Shoot [dropcap]I[/dropcap]t was the beginning of a new year, I was newly pregnant and ready to stay on top of my blog posts. But then I quickly found out being pregnant is a lot of work! Boy, has it been a ride. I’ve had ups, I’ve had downs. That being said, […]

San Diego outdoor maternity session. Maternity portraits by Jade & Brian Photography

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