Dawn Kelly Photography Published in the Knot Magazine

Dawn Kelly Photography Published in the Knot Magazine

Michelle and Brett's Cathedral Beach Yosemite elopement was published in the pages of The Knot California, which is a huge honor. It was a beautiful day with sweet vows and amazing scenery. You can't go wrong if you have your nuptials in Yosemite National Park, one of...

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Fair Oaks Backyard Wedding: Meadow + Brian

Meadow and Brian wanted to keep their wedding simple and romantic, and it was a total win. They did their First Look at Jensen Botanical Gardens in Carmichael because they wanted that moment to be intimate between just them. Of course tears of happiness were shed when...

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Angel’s Camp Boho Glam Bridal Session

It's important to me to have vast variety in all my web site, and I felt I didn't have enough alternative brides in in my wedding portfolio. I challenged myself to shoot one roll of film with Sarah Hohman in Angel's Camp, and I feel we were pretty successful! I love...

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Elegant Vintage Gardens Wedding: Linda + Joshua

We got to know Linda and Joshua when we did their engagement session in Monterey. They're a very fun and sweet couple. He loves to make her laugh, and they have a strong friendship. If I had to choose one thing that makes Linda and Joshua an amazing couple, I'd say...

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Modest & Classy Boudoir: Christen

Some women are afraid of doing a boudoir session because they don't want to show too much of their body.  I really wanted to illustrate that boudoir doesn't have to mean naked.  Christen wore two modest outfits, and still looked sexy and beautiful.  Feel free to pin...

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Lovers’ Point Carmel Engagement: Kaitlyn + Julian

Kaitlyn and Julian were friends for years, part of the same group.  Then one day, romantic feelings emerged and he asked her out.  From then on, they were inseparable.  I fully believe couples who start as good friends have the best relationships, and these two are a...

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Bull Valley Roadhouse Wedding, Port Costa: Emily + Tom

The Bull Valley Roadhouse in Port Costa, California is a hidden gem of the wedding world. Nestled in the hills north of San Francisco, their rustic, warm venue is perfect for a small, laid-back wedding or elopement.  The ceremony space is a small porch lined with cut...

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Larsa Banquet Hall, Turlock Wedding: Katie + Zac

I had been excited about Katie and Zac's wedding ever since they hired me.  Katie's mother, Risse, is the most creative person I've ever met, and she did a beautiful job at bringing their theme, Woodsy Wonderland, to life.  The reception was adorned with wild...

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Boudoir Testimonial: Cindy

I asked Cindy to answer a few questions about her boudoir session, and she was so awesome that she wrote me a wonderful essay.  Read about why she did her session and all the fun she had working with me: I had spent my entire adult life (had my 1st child when I was...

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