Michelle & Morad – Palos Verdes Engagement Session

January 27, 2008 | Filed Under Engagement  by michael | 

It was a perfect day in Palos Verdes where I met Michelle & Morad for their engagement session. We had already rescheduled twice due to crazy weather over the last couple of weeks, so it was a beautiful afternoon for a photo session. I love the natural beauty of the settings Michelle chose. She had wanted something close to beach, but not on the beach, so I wanted to focus on the views and some of the different coastal features. I found a few treasure spots (the yellow flower field and the “lumpy grass” as Michelle and I called it) where we really just played off of the light and what was happening with the setting. There was something in these settings that just seemed to call out, that begged to be expressed. Maybe the best way to explain would be to say that the moments make the images, not the photographer, and so it’s just a matter of being in the right place to capture it.

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7 Responses to “Michelle & Morad – Palos Verdes Engagement Session”

  1. LIsa M on January 27th, 2008 4:54 pm

    Oh wow..probably one of the best sessions..what I like was that each element, down to the flow in the curls of her hair and the curves of her body to the blades of the grass were captured. Even his dark hair, which I think sometimes can get lost in photos, shined. Fantastic job..wow.. God knew to let you guys wait to capture this..it will be SO meaningful for the rest of their lives.

  2. Dennis on January 27th, 2008 6:41 pm

    Wow I love the light….so nice.

  3. Desiree Burk on January 30th, 2008 9:41 pm

    I love the vibrant colors in the first color photo in this set! Great job!

  4. jonilyn on February 1st, 2008 11:30 pm

    All the images in this session are absolutely beautiful! I love the feel of these images.

  5. thaoie on February 22nd, 2008 1:14 am

    These are gorgeous! I love the yellow flower fields. Which park in Palos Verdes?

  6. Priscila on March 22nd, 2010 4:38 pm

    Where is this located? I love that place!
    please let me know.

  7. photos de mariage originales on June 16th, 2010 11:23 pm

    Wow..what a location behind there,That’s beautiful and awesome,all the photos are too good and nice,Thanks for giving this beautiful blog.

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