Get ready for the best day ever with the ultimate wedding. When you book your adventure elopement with Magnolia + Ember, you get so much more than just a photographer who wants to take a few quick pictures on a mountaintop. You get an artist who truly knows the craft, the ins and outs of how to elope in the wild. You get an adventurer that believes your wedding should be a deeply fulfilling experience. With my extensive knowledge and skills, I will guide you every step of the way during the planning stages so it is an exciting and stress-free process.
The options are endless when it comes to planning elopements. We can spend the day in a National Park, travel abroad, hike to watch the sunrise and explore until sunset, get cozy in a cabin and hire a private chef, take an overnight backpacking trip and camp together, exchange vows floating in a hot air balloon, or even drop from a helicopter in a remote location. Want to have a mud painting ritual on top of a mountain? I'll bring the towels! The adventure can be as chill or extreme as you want because this is about creating an authentic experience around your dream vision that will be beautifully unforgettable.
Enjoy a handful of sneaks in just a week and the full gallery six weeks after the wedding.
Go on an adventure! Explore, exchange vows, and revel in every bit of the day.
Choose location, brainstorm ideas for activities, and start bringing the vision to life.
Find the best date (not required before booking if flexible), sign contract, and pay retainer.
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Your wedding day deserves to be a fulfilling experience whether you choose an elopement with just the two of you or an intimate wedding with your closest family and friends. Because I believe in the importance of deeply embracing the day you exchange vows with your partner, I offer packages that are designed with the time and space to allow yourselves to soak in all the moments of your day.
Photographer travel fees included in half-day packages for all locations that align with the current travel schedule
Photographer travel fees included for any location in the US (including Alaska and Hawaii) with full and multi-day packages
Planning assistance with locations, what to pack, activity ideas, marriage license info, permit applications, and more
Images are delivered through a private online gallery where you have access to unlimited downloads
Every packages includes all high resolution digital images with printing rights that extend to family and friends
I require a 25% non-refundable retainer upfront with a signed contract to reserve the date. The remainder of the balance will be due 60 days before the wedding. I can break the final balance into 3 payments if that fits your budget better.
Yes. I have a curated schedule of all the places I currently have booked outside of my local region that can be found on this page. If you do not see your dream destination listed, just ask and I'll see if I can make it happen. Depending on the time of year and desired location, if it fits in then I'm totally up to making the trip.
I’m really great at exploring new territories via Google Maps, extensive research, and online scouting to find all the best views, trails, and hidden gems. When I arrive at a new destination, I will scout the location and trails in person to ensure you have the best experience possible.
You will receive a handful of sneak peeks within 1 week of your wedding to enjoy while I work through the editing process. You will receive your full gallery 6 weeks after your wedding. Engagement sessions and couples portraits take 3 weeks.
You will receive printing rights for your personal use that extends to your family and friends so they can print their favorites too. You are allowed to print at any location of your choice. I maintain legal copyrights to the images as the author and creator per USC Title 17.
Almost every single person I photograph thinks the exact same thing. Worry not, I have some fun ways to ease tension and get you relaxed during portraits so you actually enjoy the experience. Most of the time, you’re interacting with each other and forget that I’m even there.
06. We are super awkward in front of the camera. Can you help?
05. Do we get copyrights of the photos?
04. What is your time frame for delivery photos?
03. What if we want to elope somewhere you’ve never been?
02. Do you travel outside your travel schedule?
01. What is the retainer fee?