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I’ve known (& photographed) this beautiful couple Liliana & drummer Paul Marrone (who plays in Radio Moscow, Birth, Psicomagia & Astra) for years & was so happy to do a shoot with them & their new gorgeous baby, Luna! This was shot at their incredible home (which I aptly named Hobbit Castle a few years back – you can see why…).

Also, I’ve been POSTING A BUNCH ON MY INSTAGRAM lately if you don’t already follow me there: @featherlovephoto

I LOVE the tones in this underexposed Polaroid (Impossible Project Film) Of Lily & Luna.

They have one of my favorite houses in San Diego. Great taste!

Another dreamy Polaroid…

  • December 29, 2017 - 1:03 am

    Vector - Awesome, Your color choice is amazing.
    Overall great view

ADOBE asked me to give a talk at their sold-out Creative Jams event in San Diego. I chose to do my talk/presentation about how I break photographic rules and use several forms of experimentation to keep me inspired. I wanted to talk about my “weird work” and not the “regular work” (- which is generally inspired by the “weird work”).

I was nervous — the room was sold-out, packed with 500 people, and the talk was livestreamed to all of Adobe’s social media followers….. !
Also it was real noisy, and I’m kind of shy… but so I did it anyways.

#Polaroid #risks #RandomChaos #film #pointandshoot #holga #35mm #layers #expired #workshops #Holga
My workshops which cover this type of subject matter:

There are a few sound problems in this video, but overall you get the idea:

  • April 30, 2017 - 12:10 pm

    Fotograf Warszawa - Really interesting, great speech and pictures. I like polaroid too 🙂 Thanks for sharing!

  • May 2, 2017 - 2:41 pm

    J. La Plante Photo - So true about the “weird work.” I particularly appreciate that if you do the weird work that inspires you, the clients that inspire and trust you will follow!

I shot this a couple of years ago and am only getting around to sharing it now.

The beautiful Rue Magazine who I have shot for several times (HERE, HERE, HERE & HERE, they also did a huge feature on me and my studio HERE) asked me to photograph their collaboration with GAP for their “Back To Blue” campaign. Here are some screengrabs from the online magazine, plus a few outtakes.

You can view the full spread in Issue 21 pages 56-71 HERE.

Check out the rad behind the scenes video at the end shot by Arian Soheili.
wardrobe styling: Jen Pinkston // hair & makeup: 1011 Makeup // models: Erika Finney & Josh Payne

And a few outtakes…

Here’s the behind-the-scenes video shot by Arian Soheili:


  • April 28, 2017 - 7:48 am

    Julia West - Aww these are so sweet, I love every single one!

  • October 22, 2017 - 3:16 pm

    Fotograf Lublin - Very cool session. Nice seats, nice models and cool shots. Nice to see.

This gorgeous wedding that we shot in Yosemite got tons of press and social media attention. Check out our features in the Huffington Post, Refinery 29, Elite DailyGreen Wedding Shoes Part 1 AND Part 2, and for tons more images… They built a small town for this event, and it took a village:

florals: Coarse Gold Flower Shop // bridesmaid dresses: Daughters of Simone // hair stylist: Hallie Lopes, O’Neal Gouveia // videography: Asher Moss // catering: Pardini’s Catering // music: Psychedelic Warlord // wedding decor design: PowWow // wedding coordination: PowWow // bride’s dress: Daughters of Simone // power: Event ProWest // lighting: Event ProWest // dance floor: Event ProWest // sound: Event ProWest // tents: Under Canvas Events // bathrooms: Under Canvas Events // sleeping tents: Shelter Co. // dress patterns: D & E Customs // drone footage: Enrique Meza – Meza Films // band: Brothers NYC

  • April 3, 2017 - 12:36 pm

    Darek - This is something extra ordinary. So much good vibes . thanks for sharing it.

  • April 3, 2017 - 1:19 pm

    Derek - Brilliant, love seeing your work

Sara & Andy’s stunning wedding that we shot in Big Sur was just FEATURED ON GREEN WEDDING SHOES!! Tons more photos + details about this wedding and awesome artist couple can be found on Green Wedding Shoes.

…Sara’s Proenza Schouler dress is my favorite…!

I shot this on a combination of digital, 35mm and Holga.

Venue + catering: Ventana Inn Big Sur, California // event design + planning: Sara and Andy and Corina Beczner of Vibrant Events // florals: Kate Healey, Big Sur Flowers // wedding dress: Proenza Schouler // shoes: A Detacher // hair + makeup: hair by Liliana // groom suit: Lanvin // paper goods: Sara and Andy // cake: Edith Meyer Cakes // music: DJ Andy Maltz + friends


  • June 8, 2015 - 10:21 pm

    Kismet Nakai - Love the double exposures ! (and the brides dress is fab!)

  • August 25, 2015 - 8:47 am

    Becky Male - This looks like such an amazing wedding, lovely location, I love the brides dress too.

  • January 18, 2016 - 11:22 am

    David Wilkins - Beautiful images, great to see some film work

  • October 6, 2016 - 12:33 pm

    Curtis Wallis - Such a unique view on a wedding. You it has been so long since really seeing 35mm you forget how nice it could look. Beautiful

  • October 19, 2016 - 5:29 pm

    Curtis Wallis - Great artistic eye in these images. Really have some unique images.

  • May 17, 2017 - 8:07 am

    Robb McCormick - The flowers and design of this reception are incredible. What a gorgeous wedding.

I shot this lookbook a while ago for the beautiful duo over at Gypsy Stardust. BABES.
35mm, Holga, Polaroid & digital.

001002003004005006007008009010011012013014015016Here’s the behind-the-scenes video, shot by Sonja Lueschen:

For a gallery of more photos and information about this gorgeous wedding I shot in Charleston, S. Carolina last year, check out the feature we got on Ruffled blog HERE!

Thank you to the very talented and lovely photographer Whitney of Tulle & Grace, who 2nd-shot this event with me. Your photos are so beautiful!

And thank you Cate & Tyler for taking such good care of us and for the very sweet words on Ruffled Blog!:
Our biggest decision was finding the right photographer. Your wedding day goes by so quickly. The photos are what you’ll hold onto for years to come. Noa at Feather Love Photography was the perfect choice for us. Her images really tell the story of our wedding and capture the spirit of the day.”

** Another rad session that I recently shot with Cate & Tyler coming soon! **

wedding planner: Katherine at 
YOJ Events // caterer: Duvall Events // florist: Whitney Randall at Branch Design Studio // venue: Magnolia Plantation & Gardens // invitations: Cate Chandler Brown // calligraphy: Studio French Blue // wedding dress: Jenny Packham from Marina Morrison Bridal Salon // shoes: Jimmy Choo // bridesmaid dresses: J.Crew // groom’s tux: J.Crew // ceremony music: Jay Jehl // band: Fantastic Voyage Band













My Holga loved the southern light.012






  • March 26, 2015 - 10:51 am

    Whitney Huynh - How lovely! It was a blast working with you! Thank you so much for inviting me!! Such a gorgeous couple and fun wedding this way!

  • March 26, 2015 - 9:49 pm

    Kismet - Lovely photos! Been missing your updates and photos 🙂

  • February 26, 2016 - 2:45 pm

    Christina Victoria - Holy wow! I love the use of film in your work… and the moments captured are absolutely gorgeous. I can’t get enough… I’ve spent over an hour on your site pouring over your images. So beautiful.