Hey there! I'm Payton, your go-to elopement, wedding, and family photographer based in the heart of Northern California.

First things first – let's talk about what I live for: capturing the raw, authentic moments that make your love story uniquely yours. I'm not just here to snap pictures; I'm here to tell your tale through the lens of my camera.

Ready to meet you anywhere to tell your story ~

Your Traveling Elopement & Wedding Photographer

Turning your STORIES into ART

Hi! I'm Payton!

I'm so happy that you're here!

I'm a Northern California artist & photographer. I take the time to make sure each & every photo is beautiful, and that your memories are captured. I turn your stories into art, giving you the opportunity to relive that special moment for years to come.

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“Payton did an amazing job photographing our wedding ceremony! She made us feel comfortable and look like movie stars. We are absolutely thrilled with the results.The pictures perfectly encapsulated our special moment and will be hanging on our wall for a lifetime!!”


"Payton Did an Amazing Job"

“Best photographer I have ever worked with. It was a pleasure working with Payton, she made us feel comfortable in front of the camera and the pictures came out stunning. I highly highly recommend.”

- Jael A -

"I Highly Highly Recommend"

“We hired Payton for our intimate wedding in Tahoe and she was BEYOND amazing!!! She was responsive, punctual, and most of all, a professional photographer with quality work!! She knew what moments to capture and translated it into such beautiful photos! To top it all off, she was so nice and sweet, she even gave some of my family a ride when we had to change locations. I couldn’t be happier that I stumbled upon her work. If you choose to work with her I promise you won’t regret it!! I can’t say this enough but she and her work are amazing!! ”

- Lea D -

"She Was BEYOND Amazing!"

“Payton went above and beyond for us! She gave us the most amazing shots and helped us get more comfortable in front of the camera! We are more of a shy couple, and she made the picture taking process 100% easier!”

- Makenna W -

"She Went Above & Beyond"

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