Brightwood Photography » Santa Barbara + Los Angeles wedding photographer documenting adventurous love stories near mountains, lakes, and forests. This world is beautiful, so let's get out there and have an adventure.


Jessie + Quinn // Sequoia Adventure Love Story

The sun was starting to fall below the mountains and the temperature dropped. A few snowflakes fell. I set up a fire to

Breanna + James // Big Sur Adventure Love Story

I’m beginning to really value what sort of experience these Adventure Love Stories are turning into for both

Momoko + Billy // Joshua Tree Adventure Love Story

 March was full of driving, camping, adventures, and awesome people. This day lived up to everything. I went out to the

Paola + Ted // Mammoth Lakes Adventure Love Story

I’ve been wanting to shoot an Adventure Love Story in Mammoth Lakes ever since I stopped through this summer on

Kalie + Seth // Joshua Tree Elopement

Sometimes you get an email from a couple and within the first few sentences, you know something just clicked.

Allie + Grant // New Orleans Wedding

This was hands down one of the best weddings I’ve ever shot. We met Grant when he was out in LA for school and

Julianne + John // Big Sur – Adventure Love Story

Last fall, I came started thinking about ways to combine camping trips with portraits/engagements/weddings and came up


Murphy’s Law – “If anything can go wrong, it will.” Less than a week before heading up to Big