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It is hard for me as a wedding professional to have “favorites”. I love each of my clients so much and each wedding is unique and beautiful to me. But when your college roommate and best friend of over a decade gets married, it’s very difficult not to use the word favorite. I knew this […]

August 22, 2019

Los Altos History Museum Wedding | California Wedding Photographer Kir Tuben | Katie + Matthias

I just HAD to separate this session into 2 parts! I am obsessed with California light and this couple so the amount of photos I want to share is overwhelming. We spent the morning at Baker Beach but we also had our hearts set on Sutro Baths. After hitting up Baker Beach, we went over the the baths to find they were lit with insanely harsh front facing light. We decided then and there to comeback at sunset right before my redeye flight home.

March 6, 2019

San Francisco Engagement Photos | Sutro Baths Engagement Session | Katie & Matthias

This bride was my college roommate. She has dealt with me during a time when I was figuring out who I was, she has endured my lowest lows and has celebrated my wins and major life changes all since I was 17. For those of you that know Katie, you’re absolutely in love with this girl. She is genuine, caring, smart… really any positive adjective you can think of even if she is perpetually late to most things. What’s even more incredible about this couple is that Matthias is ALSO all of these wonderful things. He makes Katie light up & I think was equally as excited about these photos as I was! 

February 25, 2019

San Francisco Engagement Photos | Baker Beach Engagement Session | Katie & Matthias