I'm Halley, a photographer turned private photo editor, but I'll always be capturing the moments inbetween.









Redondo Beach Hotel Wedding | Heather and Jose

A Redondo Beach Hotel Wedding Heather and Jose’s Redondo Beach Hotel wedding was about as perfect as you could imagine. A Saturday in Southern California started like no other – sunny and warm. As the wedding ceremony approached, the marine layer slowly crept in, creating the perfect California Coastal vibe. There was no doubt that the […]


Private Photo Editor Guide

Guide to a Private Photo Editor Whether you’re doing photo editing outsource research for your wedding photography business or how to become a private photo editor in 2018, you’ll probably start your search by asking what is a Private Photo Editor? A Private Photo Editor is hired to edit an entire wedding or session for a […]


Advice From A Real Bride

Advice from a real bride to those who are planning their weddings currently. It has now been over two months since our wedding and we are still reliving any moment possible! Our wedding was exactly what we wanted, but during the planning process I did SO much research to make sure that it seemed perfect. […]


Wedding Season Is Around The Corner – Why You Should Outsource Photo Editing

For the past three years I’ve acted as a photo editor for the portrait studio, The Pod Photography. Ironically enough I’ve only recently discovered that I enjoy photo editing as much as photographing (thank you new year rejuvenation). Since high school I’ve had a camera by my side, focused on being a photographer. Every family […]


Planning a Destination Wedding: Dominican Republic | Destination Wedding Photographer

Let me tell you, destination weddings are a blast!  I joke about how I have a dorky fascination with airplanes (I mean come on, you get to eat up at 36,000ft!) so of course I was more than excited to get on an airplane to PHOTOGRAPH A WEDDING in the Dominican Republic! This tropical beauty […]


Engagement Party Celebration | Los Angeles Engagement and Wedding Photographer*

Even though Lindsay and Matthew have plans to elope in the wonderful tropical land of Maui next year, I was so excited to be hired as their events and party photographer to document their engagement party at one of their favorite restaurants, Sfixio in Beverly Hills. It was no surprise when the owners of the restaurant came […]


Grace Vineyards Charming and Vintage Wedding | San Francisco Wedding Photographer

I had the honored privilege to be hired as Julia and Paul’s professional photographer for their engagement session and also for their wedding photos. I have been looking forward to this wedding ever since we scheduled their engagement session last year! As you may remember, we spent the day roaming around in the lovely city of […]


Elizabeth + Caesar | Second Camera | Los Angeles Wedding Photographer | Second Camera Perspective

The moment I got to the house, I could tell that Caesar was ready to take on his big day! He was casually hanging out with friends and family, but it was so sweet to see him with anticipation to see his lovely bride. Throughout the day friends shared how Caesar and Elizabeth talked about […]


Brianna + Marcus | Tehachapi Backyard Wedding | Los Angeles Wedding Photographer

These two hold such a unique bond with their strong chemistry that it was such a pleasure to capture their big day. Brianna and Marcus are a genuine pair and once you get to spend some time with them, you know that they were made for each other. I’m so excited to see where life […]


Kristi & Mark | Romantic Northern California Vineyard Wedding

This past month I had the lovely chance to photograph Kristi + Mark’s sweet and romantic wedding at Helwig Winery! This amazing property was located in the old wine country of northern California better known as Plymouth. Just two hours outside of Sacramento, this venue had everything you could think of. A little bridal party […]