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Hi, I'm Kara, a storyteller of life and love through photography.  This journal is filled with my favorite recent work, with a bit of my personal journey mixed in.  Feel free to browse around to your heart's content. Enjoy!

March 30, 2016

Anh and Matt celebrated their wedding day by honoring their Vietnamese and Hawaiian ancestries with a tea ceremony in the morning, followed by a classic wedding ceremony at the Santa Clara University Mission Church.  Anh knew that she wanted a spring wedding filled with cherry blossoms, and the cherry blossoms certainly seemed to have gotten […]

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March 24, 2016

Spring was in full swing for Katie and Chris’ February wedding at the Santa Clara University Mission Church! I was absolutely in love with the blooming magnolia tree right outside the mission in the garden with it’s huge pink blooms! Katie and Chris’ wedding was very classic and romantic with touches of spring flowers, navy […]

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October 5, 2015

Venue: Presentation Center, Los Gatos

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August 31, 2015

Courtney and Matt’s wedding day was beyond breathtaking!  It was a joy to work with a dream team of vendors, who made the day so beautiful!  Many thanks to Allison of Engaged and Inspired for the vision and flawless execution, and Gavita Flora for the spectacular florals!  It was an honor to be there for […]

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August 26, 2015

Jessica and Tudor’s wedding was straight out of a fairytale.  From the bow on Jessica’s gorgeous satin dress, to the brooches in her bouquet, to the beautiful setting of Palmdale Estates in Fremont, everything seemed magical.  Jessica and her family are talented crafty people, and they went all out for the wedding.  Every detail you see in […]

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July 7, 2015

Odilia and Tyler were high school sweethearts, and Tyler (finally) proposed on their 10 year anniversary.  They were married in the spring, surrounded by their loving families and dear friends.  As I look through the photos from their wedding, it strikes me at how wonderful Odilia’s relationship is with her family.  Her sister was her maid […]

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