The Flower & the B, table arrangement at the Little Kitchen. Oakland Wedding Photographers Ella Sophie

Intimate Family Style wedding at The Little Kitchen, Oakland

Intimate Family Style wedding at The Little Kitchen, Oakland Recently I photographed an intimate family style wedding at the Little Kitchen. The Little Kitchen is a part of Jessica Laskey’s catering business. Located in Montclair in Oakland and featuring the most adorable round yellow windows. Zoe and John decided on having a small family oriented […]

So, you have an Engagement shoot scheduled, now what? Engagement shoot ideas by Ella Sophie, Oakland CA

How to get the most from your Engagement shoot

So, you have an Engagement shoot scheduled, now what? I love engagement shoots. With me, it’s a laid back and easy going experience. I include them in all local San Francisco bay area wedding packages. The engagement photo date is a great way for us to get to know each other a bit more. It […]

Disability Rights Wedding Editorial, Brides sitting at table holding hands by Ella Sophie Oakland

Disability Rights Wedding Editorial – San Francisco

I’m so excited to share this disability rights wedding editorial. Recently I had the chance to take part in Catalyst Wedding Co’s Out of the Box photo challenge. Read more about that on their blog. Ashley, from Ash+OAK floral, and I worked together to make this wonderful shoot come together. “My dream is to have […]

Frida Kahlo Wedding Editorial

This past fall I finally had the chance to create a styled photoshoot with a Frida Kahlo Wedding theme. I had so much fun creating these images and I hope you will find them inspiring! Facts about Frida Kahlo’s Wedding! This was an all-woman production. I worked with vendors from around the country to make this shoot […]

Gold Wedding Rings on stone, by Oakland Photographer Ella Sophie

Destination Wedding at Liberty View Farm

Evan & Nicole had their destination wedding at Liberty View Farm In September this year I photographed a wonderful destination wedding in the beautiful hudson valley. Some of you might recognize Nicole & Evan from their adorable engagement session which you can check out by clicking here. Their wedding was near the Shawangunk Mountain Ridge […]

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Urban Engagement Photo Session

Urban Engagement Session in Historic Downtown Albany I had so much fun with Nicole & Evan earlier this summer when I photographed their urban engagement session. A few few earlier Nicole and Evan called me to confirm they wanted to hire me as their wedding photographer. At the time I was sitting in my car […]

Couple's Choice Award 2016

Couple’s Choice Award Wedding Photographer

I want to take a moment and write about winning the 2016 Wedding Wire Couple’s Choice Award. It really means so much to me when my clients take a minute to express how much they liked my photography and services. So giant thank you to all my awesome clients! Here are a few of the […]