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.