Pala Mesa Resort Indian Wedding | Meghana and Avinash | San Diego Wedding Photographer

Pala Mesa Resort Indian Wedding | Meghana and Avinash | San Diego Wedding Photographer

Toward the end of the wedding ceremony, Meg and Avi took seven steps together barefoot on a trail of bright red rose petals laid out by their family. With each step they took, a sacred Hindu marital vow was being honored: 

Temecula Making of the Bride and Groom Ceremony | Meghana and Avinash | San Diego Wedding Photographer

Temecula Making of the Bride and Groom Ceremony | Meghana and Avinash | San Diego Wedding Photographer

This was the very first time I have been invited to a two-day wedding celebration of any kind, as a photographer or as a guest. It was even more special for me because I photographed Meg and Avi's Temecula Indian Engagement Ceremony, and since then Dylan and I have become friends with Meg and Avi.

Sunset Cliffs Surprise Proposal | Julie and Pankaj | San Diego Wedding Photographer

Sunset Cliffs Surprise Proposal | Julie and Pankaj | San Diego Wedding Photographer

What a fun and sweet surprise proposal!!! I definitely cried a little on this one. Here's the backstory. Like past San Diego destination surprise proposals, Pankaj found me on google and we instantly connected.

Underground Elephant Wedding | Megan and Andrew | San Diego Wedding Photographer

Underground Elephant Wedding | Megan and Andrew | San Diego Wedding Photographer

There is so much to say about Megan and Andrew’s Underground Elephant Wedding in San Diego. Talk about most genuine, unique, and creative wedding of the year! Seriously, an offbeat bride's dream.