The charming story of Garrin and Olivia’s special day has me absolutely smitten. These lovebirds decided to say their ‘I do’s’ in picturesque Farmington. A Carter Valley Ranch wedding, amidst vivid the summer colors of nature. An affair that was defined by love, laughter, and a whole lot of citrus, their August wedding was the epitome of a perfect summer celebration. Each detail of the day echoed the couple’s unique personality, from the vibrant colors to handmade citrus elements and decor, the majestic sunset, making it a dreamy setting to embark on their forever journey.
The magic of Garrin and Olivia’s big day was beautifully complemented by their chosen location. A Carter Valley Ranch Wedding, set amidst the serene landscapes of Farmington, served as the perfect canvas for their love story to unfold. The venue, with its blend of rusticity and sophistication, was a testament to the couple’s timeless and rustic love. The heart of the venue, an elegant barn, exuded a timeless appeal that lent a warm, welcoming ambiance to the event. The owners, the Xavier family, are genuine and hard working souls that serve their wedding couples with intentional service. The meticulously manicured lawns, where the reception was hosted, was adorned by the rustic ceremony chairs and all the florals crafted by bride’s side family. The natural beauty made Carter Valley Ranch a venue that wasn’t just visually striking, but the timeless and modern barn venue is a cut above any venue in the Sacramento region.
Adding a distinctive touch to Garrin and Olivia’s wedding was the innovative color scheme influenced by the season. The color palette embraced the invigorating spirit of summer, using lively citrus hues. Oranges, yellows, and soft grapefruit tones were expertly blended with the radiant blues of a cloudless summer sky and the lush, verdant greens characteristic of Farmington’s landscapes. The result was a light and airy atmosphere, encapsulating the vivacious energy of a summer day. This color scheme was meticulously reflected in every detail of the event. The vibrant hues found their way into the floral decorations, the bridesmaid’s attire, the meticulously arranged table settings, and even the elegantly designed wedding invitations. Each element came together to form a visually pleasing symphony of colors, infusing the event with a festive, summery vibe that perfectly resonated with the couple’s lively personalities. The audacious use of colors made the wedding a true summer celebration, embodying the freshness and vigor of the season in a manner that was both enchanting and memorable.
The essence of Garrin and Olivia’s enchanting day was preserved through timeless imagery. My philosophy as an elegant and timeless wedding photographer is to immortalized the flurry of joy, the intimate looks exchanged, and the heartfelt laughter that defined the day. I take joy in capturing the candid moments of in between, while also staging and posing the most beautiful couple’s poses. My heart is happiest when I can serve couples in the Central valley with an ellegance, uplifting spirit and calm presence for every wedding day.
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Catering: La Estrella
Rentals: @EventCollection, Bailey Dewey
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