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Hey guys!  Long time no talk!!  Hope this all finds you doing well!  For me it’s been a crazy year!  Life continues to happen with incredible ups and downs but all great learning experiences!  So I say this every year but I’m really going to make an extra effort to keep this blog updated!  I […]

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Hello friends!  Hope this finds you all doing well.  Sorry again for the delay between postings. As always so many things in the works that I’ve slacked on my blogging responsibilities.  So let’s get back into it and share some photos from a really great couple Wanda & Sihao.  These two lovebirds met while working […]

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  • Sophie - June 19, 2017 - 9:12 PM

    Oh my goodness, what a beautiful surprise! How amazing that you got to capture this special moment for them!

  • Marie Monforte Photography - June 19, 2017 - 9:15 PM

    What a gorgeous Presidio Park engagement session! And a great story too – a San Diego work romance that turned into happily ever after! Beautiful photos!

Alrighty friends!  Trying to be better at posting on here.  So for today I’d love to share with you a really fun engagement session with Christine & Travis.  They’re this really great couple I met over lunch discussing their wedding plans.  With their session Christine really had a clear vision for their engagement session.  One that […]

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  • Marie Monforte - April 13, 2017 - 2:15 PM

    Fun indeed! Balboa Park and Little Italy are two of San Diego’s best spots for an engagement session! Well done!

  • Kim - April 13, 2017 - 9:28 PM

    What a fun day filled with two of San Diego’s most beautiful spots. I like the idea of dressing up at Balboa Park and getting the urban feel of Little Italy. What a great engagement session!

  • Kaori D - April 14, 2017 - 1:24 AM

    Such fun engagement photos at Balboa Park and Little Italy! Love their energy and you captured their personalities so well. Cannot wait to see their wedding pictures!

  • Rachel - April 17, 2017 - 3:16 AM

    What a fun engagement session at Balboa Park and Little Italy. That image of them all dressed up and sitting on the steps is GOLD! Love them all, but that one is my favorite. Beautiful work, as always!

  • Merima - April 17, 2017 - 3:35 AM

    Classic San Diego through and through – from Balboa Park to Little Italy, it’s like I got a lively tour through the best that SD had to offer. Great idea for engagement photos!

  • kelly reci - May 24, 2017 - 4:25 AM

    Very nice pictures!! looks so perfect!

  • Ayana Pitterson - May 24, 2017 - 11:31 AM

    Ohhhh how I miss San Diego! Best military station ever. Love the photos in Balboa Park and then Little Italy. It captures the couple’s personalities, as you can tell that while they can be serious/formal, they are pretty laid back. Great shots.

    Thrifting Diva

  • Gennifer Rose - May 30, 2017 - 4:15 PM

    Gorgeous photos! I live in San Diego too and we just went to Little Italy last night for a photoshoot 🙂

    Gennifer Rose |

Hello friends!!  Seems like forever since I’ve posted and for that I truly apologize!  It’s no excuse but I’ve been so crazy busy with so many amazing things in the works which I’ll promise I’ll fill you in shortly.  I’m back though and am planning on posting something fresh and new for you every week […]

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  • Kaori Devine - July 15, 2016 - 6:45 AM

    Wow so many great images Frank! Love the varieties of backgrounds within the property! Great work!

  • Marie - July 19, 2016 - 5:57 PM

    What a gorgeous collection of engagement photos! Stone Brewing has the best location – I’ve totally been wanting to do a shoot there myself. Love the color and playfulness you captured!

  • Merima - July 19, 2016 - 7:45 PM

    Classic San Diego engagement photos – beer, sunshine, and love. Great work!

  • Angela Beransky - July 20, 2016 - 5:53 AM

    I love that unique location for engagement session in San Diego. Great images Frank!

  • Ashley - July 20, 2016 - 5:14 PM

    What an adorable couple!! This engagement session at Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens in Escondido, CA truly captured their love and their fun personalities! Totally worth their drive down to San Diego!

  • Ashley D. - July 20, 2016 - 10:42 PM

    What an awesome location for couple photos! I love the light and flowers toward the end, too.

Hello friends! It’s been quite a while since we last chatted.  I apologize for that as there’s been so much going on, but I promise to be better at posting updates to my blog in the future.  I have a lot to catch up on as it’s been a few months since I last posted […]

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  • Marie Monforte - April 13, 2016 - 3:24 PM

    Wow! What a stunning engagement session! Beautiful couple too… And such a special tribute. Love them all!

  • Frank - April 13, 2016 - 6:53 PM

    Thank you so much Marie! The Japanese Friendship Gardens and Balboa Park all around is one of the more beautiful spots in San Diego for an engagement session!

  • Kaori Devine - April 14, 2016 - 5:14 AM

    So beautiful! I love that you went to so many great spots within Balboa Park for this Engagement session! Beautiful couple and such fun images. I love their kimono images in the Japanese friendship garden too!

  • Derick Le - April 14, 2016 - 7:29 PM

    My favorite is the traditional outfit at the Japanese Friendship garden Frank. Great work as always!

  • Sophie - April 15, 2016 - 5:00 PM

    Such a great engagement session here in San Diego! Love how you used Balboa Park beautifully as a location for this beautiful couple!

  • Kaori Devine - April 15, 2016 - 5:06 PM

    What a fun and beautiful images! I love that you covered so many beautiful areas of the Balboa Park! Love their Kimonos and images in the Japanese Friendship Garden. It really highlights the session. Great work!!!

  • Rachel - April 20, 2016 - 5:03 PM

    Beautiful engagement session at Balboa Park! Looks like you three had so much fun capturing these images and I love the variety of compositions you captured.

  • Saskia - April 20, 2016 - 5:50 PM

    These engagement photos are awesome. I love the colors. Balboa park and the Japanese friendship garden are beautiful. Nicely done.

  • Angela Beransky - April 20, 2016 - 10:18 PM

    Love how you captured the connection between this couple! Great scenes! Japanese outfit makes it extra special.

  • Frank - April 26, 2016 - 11:27 PM

    Thank you so much! Yes the kimono was a special photo we wanted to do for her grandmother in Japan

  • Frank - April 26, 2016 - 11:28 PM

    Thank you very much! The Japanese Friendship Gardens is gorgeous isn’t it?

  • Frank - April 26, 2016 - 11:28 PM

    Thank you very much! We had a ton of fun!

  • Frank - April 26, 2016 - 11:28 PM

    Thank you! How blessed are we to have someplace as beautiful as Balboa Park so close to us

  • Frank - April 26, 2016 - 11:29 PM

    Thank you! Balboa park is always a personal favorite!

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