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Krista and Ben!! They were absolutely crazy for each other and were nothing but smiles, giggles and love as they exited the San Diego Temple Wedding for their sealing. The temple looks like the castle from Frozen! We love how grand it stands amongst the blue skies above, it feels heavenly. After group shots in front […]

We couldn’t think of a better way to ring in the New Year with this celestial White Shanty Venue wedding editorial in collaboration with wedding planner Alicia C. Creative. Inspired by the movie Stardust, this shoot was designed to make you feel as if you were amongst the stars. Featuring a bold color scheme of […]

On a gorgeous spring day in Utah, Emma and Gene were sealed for eternity for their Provo City Center Temple wedding. Their family and friends cheered as they burst through the temple doors as newlyweds! Emma looked STUNNING in her Elizabeth Cooper designs wedding dress and Bella Belle shoes. They couldn’t have had bigger smiles as […]

The Kimball Home at This Is The Place Heritage Park is the perfect Salt Lake City, Utah wedding venue for brides planning an intimate mountain wedding. When we toured the space, we couldn’t get over the breathtakingly beautiful surrounding nature. The views were incredible! We knew right away that we had to design an editorial […]

Elegant outdoor weddings with incredibly kind humans are our absolute favorite. This Wadley Farms wedding was exactly that; classic and beautiful. Saydria and Chandler’s day was filled with romance, old world charm and a fairytale castle setting. The day started at the Salt Lake City Temple in downtown. From the moment we walked onto the […]

For this beautiful destination La Casa Toscana wedding editorial in Fort Myers, Florida we collaborated with Alicia C. Creative to create a one-of-a-kind look. We were inspired by the endless Florida sunshine and lush tropical foliage. Situated on 10 acres, the venue was the perfect location to make our vision come to life. With butterflies […]

Facebook groups are an amazing way to connect with other bloggers and creative entrepreneurs online. We have met some of our greatest online friends by interacting in them. They are usually a safe place to as questions, and get feedback. We just launched our own Facebook group Instauthority, to foster a community of creative entrepreneurs that want to […]

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Alyssa and Tracy threw a classy wedding at The 5th Floor Utah and we couldn’t be more obsessed with the venue. This brand new wedding venue in Ogden, Utah, with 20 foot ceilings, whitewashed bricks and natural light flooding in from the windows was a photographers dream to shoot at. With complimenting crisp whites, soft […]

Located in Lindon, Utah, Wadley Farms offers 23 acres of lavish gardens, vineyards and orchards. Upon visiting the wedding venue, we knew right away we wanted to create an editorial inspired by Europe. When dreaming of Italy, we imagine lemons. Lots and lots of lemons. After watching Monty Don’s Italian Gardens on Netflix, our dream […]

There are many California Vineyard Wedding Venues to choose from, (in fact, almost half of the nation’s wineries are in Cali) but these ones are simply stunning and quite honestly – as professional wedding photographers – our favorites! Sunshine, wine and romantic scenery – what more could you need? Not only will you have an […]

Let’s just start by saying, DAMN – Makenzie and Brandon look like models. Don’t you think?! She’s a cheerleader for the Utah Jazz team and he’s currently a med student. We’re so excited to share that this Thomas S Monson Center engagement session has been featured on Rocky Mountain Bride! Take a walk back in […]


The Condor’s Nest Ranch is more than just a farm – it’s a hidden gem of a wedding venue tucked amongst the Southern California mountains. Majestic palm trees dot the landscape with lush branches that make you feel as if you are in Bali, Indonesia. If you close your eyes, you can hear the soft […]

Oh, you guys! It is a happy happy day! Our Marbella Country Club Wedding Editorial was featured on Wedding Chicks , Friar Tux , Glittery Bride , Country Club Receptions and we couldn’t be more excited! This Ps I Love You movie-inspired shoot wouldn’t have been possible without the amazing luxury wedding planner Alicia C. Creative and her […]


The Spring Equinox is a time of year that feels like a breath of fresh air. Cultivated Events Co seamlessly incorporated the new Pantone color of the year – Coral into this shoot. We love the combination of pinks, yellows and delicate greens. As the snow still melts outside, we couldn’t be more excited to […]

Oh, friends, do we have something exciting to share with you today! We have been itching for months to share this stunning styled shoot with you! And we just know you’re going to be just as obsessed as we are!! Minimalist winter weddings in Salt Lake City, Utah just have something about them that is […]

When Nana first reached out to me a few months ago, I could literally FEEL her radiance through the screen. She is one of the happiest people I’ve ever met. It only makes sense that she would be besties with another Moose Studio Bride, Kat. From the moment we all said hi to one another, […]

Mt.Baldy Engagement Session | Orange County Wedding Photographer | Moose Studio Wedding Photography

Taylor and Ryan first met through mutual friends at a coffee shop in Arizona. It wasn’t until almost a year later that they went on their first official date. From that day forward, they became attached at the hip. Growing up, Taylor’s family spent their annual vacation relaxing by the beach in Newport Beach, California. […]

Jenny and Nick are straight up one of the best couples we’ve ever worked with. From their Los Angeles Arboretum And Botanic Garden Engagement to their wedding reception at Coto de Caza Golf and Racquet Club, they have adorned us with compliments and good faith. We strive to make each and every one of couples feel […]

Tucked away in the hills of Murrieta lies the Marquess Venue. Located on five acres, it’s a gorgeous and romantic venue featuring french gardens, terraced lawns, brick pathways, and magnificent oak trees. From the moment we arrived, we knew something magical was going to be created! Kathleen and Jereme have a special place in a […]

Fontainebleau Murrieta Garden Wedding |Moose Studio Destination Wedding Photography

The historic Santa Barbara Club played host to a beautifully sophisticated wedding last weekend. The social club is known for it’s timeless architecture, wine country cuisine and secluded garden oasis. Talea and Evan celebrated the joining of two families and their love for each other in the courtyard beneath the oak tree. A timeless combination […]

Krista and Kyle met in a college accounting class. They were assigned to be in the same group on a class project and started talking and studying together. After what seemed to be many months later, Kyle worked up the courage to ask her out. Fast forward four years of wild, fun adventures together…He proposed! […]

Lost Gulch Lookout Engagement Session | Moose Studio Destination Wedding Photography

We’d been looking forward to this weekend’s Serendipity Garden wedding for over a year now; and for so many reasons, we know it’s one that we’ll never forget. We met Lauren and Andrew in Big Bear, California for their engagement session last year, and knew right away they were our kind of people. They are […]

Serendipity Garden Wedding | Moose Studio Destination Wedding Photography

Sophronia and Mazen got married at the Ruin Venue in Joshua Tree, Ca. This venue is very unique because it’s in the middle of the desert!        

Joshua Tree Wedding at The Ruin| Moose Studio Destination Wedding Photography

They currently call San Francisco home, their nest not too far away from views of the ocean, and redwood trees. But last weekend, the Environmental Center in Newport Beach, California is where they choose to become officially husband and wife. It was a gorgeous venue filled with butterflies, evergreens and cacti, hidden just 15 minutes […]

Newport Beach Environmental Center Wedding : Cassie + Michael

This past July, we flew to Seattle, Washington to photograph a wedding and visit some new friends. We had no idea about the beauty that would await us. From the moment we stepped off the plane, our souls felt deeply connected to the Earth. To say that it has become our happy place would be […]

On a bright and sunny day in Orange County, California, Caitlin and James had their dream Newport Beach Temple wedding. They promised each other to continue their love through their actions and words. They opted to see each other before the ceremony and shared their first look at their bridal session last week. The beauty […]

Newport Beach Temple Exit Cheering

They met at church. She was sitting off to the side of the chapel when a friend Hannah asked her to come sit in the middle with her before the service began. Caitlin happily moved seats and they began talking about college, and their future careers. In the middle of their conversation, a surprisingly tall, […]

So many dreams were fulfilled on this beautiful Southern California day. There was not a cloud in the sky, and the sun shined brightly down upon the guests. Maddy and Charlie married at Coto de Caza Golf & Racquet Club with the beautiful mountains behind them.They promised each other to continue their love not by way of mere […]

Your wedding day is here! All the planning, and dreaming and preparing you have been doing led you to this very day.  It’s beautiful, magical and exciting. Today is the day that you are going to marry the man of your dreams. Today is the day you are going to become a wife. But, as […]

How To Decide Where To Get Ready on Your Wedding Day

Let’s be honest here. Unless you happen to have one of those “Instagram Husbands” your groom is most likely not going to be into the whole picture thing. Don’t worry, you’re not alone, and we get it! We often receive emails from brides who are worried their groom won’t be into the engagement photo process. […]

How To Prepare Your Fiancé For The Engagement Session

The wedding day is coming to an end and it’s time to make your grand exit. Aside from the gorgeous photo op, your wedding exit is the grand finale to one of the most amazing days of your life. It is the perfect chance for friends and family to literally shower you with love. Showering newlyweds with […]

21 Creative Ideas To Make An Unforgettable Wedding Exit Together

With its iconic sunny climate, Southern California offers a plethora of eateries, beaches and unexpectedly awesome things to do in Orange County. The affluent beach communities are known for being the ultimate place to shop, eat and relax. Whether you’re looking to escape the never ending cold winters, improve your surfing skills or tan in the […]

As creative entrepreneurs, it’s easy to get caught up in the daily grind. Owning a business is a challenging journey, with many risks and rewards. To stay rooted, you need to know if that journey is worth taking. And if so, why? Having a deep understanding of your why, will influence everything you do. Today, we will define your […]

They played against each other during co-ed softball in Fullerton. When Jereme noticed her from across the field he asked his friends about her. Unfortunately for him, she had a boyfriend at the time. So many weeks passed before they crossed paths again. After Kathleen ended her previous relationship, her friend encouraged her to get back […]

Their mutual friends had met on and were throwing a Super Bowl party to celebrate. When Evan arrived, the first person he noticed was Talea. She was in a bathing suit, and he couldn’t keep his eyes off of her! He was shy though and didn’t approach her. Talea being fearless, decided to be the one to break […]

This week we decided to focus on the plumbing. The process of putting together the entire system turned out to be a much bigger project than we ha originally thought. We had to figure out where the water was going to come into the trailer and what path it would take once inside. We tried […]

They officially met through mutual friends at their Huntington Beach high school. But even before that, Cassie knew of Michael. His friend lived in her neighborhood and borrowed her camera. When she got the camera back, and scrolled through the photos, there was a cute guy in one of them. One day, Cassie attempted to introduce herself and […]

We’re obsessed with Instagram. There’s no denying that. In the last two years, we have built a following of over 11,000 people on the social media app. Instagram has brought us more clients than all our other social media platforms combined. We hustle everyday to research trending hashtags, create an aesthetically pleasing feed and attract new followers to our […]

13 Instagram Hacks To Increase Your Likes, Comments And Reposts

Oh, you didn’t think that you could just use the Instagram app did you? Gaining a loyal following on Instagram that translates into a profitable business requires a few extra steps. Gone are the days of just posting whatever is on your iPhone. They key to growing a loyal audience on Instagram is to have high […]

Some call Instagram Stories the Snapchat Copycat. But, we’re not here today to debate whether or not Instagram stole Snapchat’s idea. Our only struggle with Instagram Stories is that it’s one more aspect of social media that we have to worry about! We find it nearly impossible to maintain a unique story on both Snapchat and Instagram. That is, until […]

How To Quickly Add Your Snapchat Story To Instagram

Staying focused has been one of the biggest challenges for me since starting my own business. My mind is constantly going a million miles a minute. There is so much to do each day, and there never seems to be enough time to do it all. It has often gotten to the point where I end up […]

Caroline and Brett are seriously one of the sweetest couples. You may remember them from their Big Bear engagement session, and their Grand Californian Hotel & Spa wedding day couldn’t have matched their outdoorsy filled personalities any better. Throughout each part of the day, one thing was so apparent : their overflowing excitement and love […]

As California + Destination wedding photographers we shoot a lot of engagement sessions. The number one struggle clients have while preparing for their shoot is choosing a location. We love to offer suggestions for the perfect location, but ultimately let the couple make the final call. We want them to feel connected and invested in the place […]

How To Find The Perfect Location For Your Engagement Photos

If you haven’t already heard, Snapchat just went public. This is huge. After launching the social media app in 2011, Snapchat has been growing fiercely. With such a simple, yet clever premise of disappearing photos/videos, marketers struggle to find ways to incorporate the app into their daily social media strategy. Today we are sharing 15 ways […]

15 Ways To Leverage The Power Of Snapchat For Business

They met at a Christmas party over three years ago. The pine sweet smell of the tree ghosted through the room. The festive party was beautifully decorated for the holidays. People chatted excitedly with one another, their voices falling in and out like waves. But all of it faded away when Austin’s eyes landed on Lindsay. As soon […]

After the wedding day is over, and all the gifts have been opened, it’s time to say thank you. When we first heard about people texting instead of sending a traditional post-wedding thank you note, we thought it was a joke. Despite being a part of the millennial generation, we think that trend needs to stop. […]

How To Write Thank You Notes For Your Wedding Gifts

Back when we first learned about content upgrades and email marketing, the idea was exhilarating. Who would have thought that you could make thousands of dollars from an email list?! As our research continued, we had to decide which email marketing platform to use. So when we heard about the simplicity of ConvertKit, it was too good to be […]

21 Reasons Why ConvertKit Is The Best Email Marketing Strategy For Bloggers

As destination wedding photographers, we’ve seen hundreds of ceremonies. In fact, the wedding ceremony is one of our favorite parts of the wedding day! In just a short period of time, we get to witness the chemistry between the bride and groom and hear what brought them together. It is no doubt, a magical experience. However, the […]

How To Find The Perfect Wedding Officiant

It was Jenny’s first day of college at Cal Poly Pomona, and he sat right in front of her in history class. Little did she know, that he had already spotted her before class and knew he had to talk to her. She was gorgeous! You know that feeling you get when you know someone is […]

If you haven’t figured it out by now, Pinterest is a website traffic powerhouse. Many people are still under the impression that it’s just a place to pin pretty photos to their virtual boards. Nope. Pinterest is a search engine, just like Google. Which means, the more people who see your pins on Pinterest, the more […]

Tailwind vs BoardBooster: Which Pinterest Scheduler Is The Best?

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