Category Archives: Anniversary

Crowne Plaza San Diego – Reggie and Diana’s Wedding

It was a little over 2 years ago when  a gentleman called me from Indiana and said he would like to do a photo session with his girlfriend when he came to San Diego to visit her.

Who would’ve guessed two years later I would be photographing Reggie and Diana’s wedding!

I absolutely  love  and appreciate this beautiful couple!  Whenever these two get in front of my camera, it is so much fun and we create beautiful images every time.

Reggie and Diana, I was very honored to be able to capture your wedding day!!  It was absolutely beautiful!  Here are a few of my favorites.

smith-1041_blog

Constance Harrison from Above and Beyond Salon in Old Town Temecula did a fabulous job with Diana’s hair and makeup!

Smith_Blog1

smith-1017_blog

smith-1004_blog

smith-1029_blog

smith-1552_blog

smith-1590_blog

smith-1629_blog

smith-1851bw_blog

Isn’t she fierce??!!

smith-1624_blog

smith-1130bw_blog

smith-1149_blog

smith-1217bw_blog

Looking pretty sharp Mr. Smith!

smith-1207_blog2

Smith_Blog2

smith-1946_blog

Smith_Blog3

Smith_Blog4b

smith-1981_blog

Time didn’t allow for a first look, but I think this was priceless and meant to be..

smith-2011

smith-2019

smith-2025

Diana’s son, DJ, gave her away ♥

smith-2034

smith-2074

smith-2066

smith-2075

Diana sang a song to her husband…it was simply beautiful!

smith-2090

Such a tender moment as they each shared personal vows…

smith-2161

smith-2204

smith-2214

The sand ceremony was so beautiful as it symbolized the blending of their two families becoming one.

Blog_sand1

smith-2269

Blog_sand2

Blog_sand3

smith-2330

Reggie ended the ceremony with a beautiful song to his beautiful bride.

smith-2346

smith-2376

smith-2401

What was so amazing, was how many people travelled to be a part of this special day for Diana and Reggie…there’s nothing like family, and this was a beautiful one!

smith-2518

The KJ Experience did a fabulous job with coordinating the day, the reception décor and the amazing floral arrangements!

smith-1834

smith-2738

Blog_details1

smith-2743

smith-2869

Smith_Blog1_cake

Smith_Blog3_cake

smith-3570

smith-3589

smith-2972

smith-3494

Congratulations Reggie and Diana!!  I love you both to pieces!

A big thank you to Constance Harrison for referring Reggie and Diana to me two years ago…you rock beautiful!

Vendors:

Officiant:  Bishop Fred Jackson

Event Coordinators:  The KJ Experience

Hair and Makeup:  Constance Harrison

Cake:  Cute Cakes

DJ:  Lonnie Robinson

Photo Assistant/2nd Shooter:  Ron Chappell

 

 

Luis and Jill ♥

When I first spoke to Jill on the phone I instantly loved her energy!   The love that she and Luis have for each other was evident as she shared their story of how they rose above a few odds to become one.

We decided to do a photo shoot at a location that has special meaning to her and Luis.  I always encourage people to choose a spot that is special to them and not on convenience, and since they love the beach that is exactly where we headed and it was worth it!!

Jill and Luis were recently married and will be celebrating with friends and family this July!

Here are a few of my favorites from our session.

alva-8759b_blog

alva-8749blog

alva-8779_blog

alva-8788_blog

alva-8921_blog

alva-8958_blog

alva-9021_blog

alva-8854_blog

alva-9032_blog

alva-9117b_blog

alva-9135_blog

alva-9196_blog

alva-9239_blog

Alva_blog

alva-9162_blog

alva-9216_blog

alva-9090_blog

A BIG thank you to LaResha Smith-Garland for referring this beautiful couple to K. Chappell Photo Creations!  I can’t wait for the July celebration…it is going to be amazing!  Thank you Luis and Jill for letting K. Chappell Photo Creations be a part of this special time in your lives!!

www.kcphotocreations.com – 951.541.7481

 

 

Happy 30th Anniversary David and Cynthia!

There was no way I wanted to miss the opportunity to be a part of David and Cynthia’s anniversary celebration.  I did a photo session with them last year and it was such a blessing to do.  They used the images to give their parents this beautiful gift.

cross-2873_blog

cross-2871_blog

Their children, Tiffanie and Michael arranged to have a surprise vow renewal for their parents and it was sweet, intimate, and filled with so much love!  It was just 6 of us, and it was amazing.

They did all of this at the Villa de Amore Winery, which is family owned and they were incredible to work with!  The winery was impeccable!  ↓

kcpc_Collage_B

cross-8319_blog

Tiffanie and Michael’s uncle, Patrick, officiated the ceremony ↓

cross-8476_blog

cross-8339_blog

cross-8341_blog

cross-8363_blog

cross-8370_blog

cross-8379_blog

cross-8395_blog

cross-8402_blog

Tiffanie and Michael were so happy that they pulled it off beautifully!! ↓

cross-8412_blog

cross-8420_blog

cross-8423_blog

cross-8424_blog

When the ceremony was over, they had a private dinner for the well deserved couple of 30 years of marriage!  ↓

cross-8524_blog

What a special and memorable time this was.  Thank you so much for letting K. Chappell Photo Creations be a part!!

Your events do not need to be big to have a professional photographer…if you have a special moment you want captured, give K. Chappell Photo Creations a call!!

Happy 30th Anniversary David and Cynthia!