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This beautiful wedding is featured on Rock ‘n Roll Bride! For more images and details, click below.

Thank you Natalie & Brynn for everything! And especially for the very kind words on Rock ‘n Roll Bride: “Besides the music, the most important thing to us was the photography. I’ve endlessly and outwardly spoken this, but Noa of Feather Love Photography is the bee’s knees. After our rehearsal dinner, the night before the wedding, we ran into each other in the hotel courtyard and she ended up hanging out with our bridal party and us for the night… while everyone was passing around my brother’s apple pie moonshine. She is so down to earth and such a beautiful person, which her photographs entirely reflect.”

Video: A Bryan Photo / Coordinator: Crystal Q Events / Venue: Ostertag Vistas / Bride’s Dresses: Custom made & Free People / Groom Outfit: ASOS & The Tie Bar /Rentals (Tables/Chairs/Plates): Maggpie Vintage Rentals / Flowers: Jonalee Earles / Hair: Kristin Hoover / Makeup: Tres Belle Beauty / DJ: Jeremy Unleashed from Sol Cat

This wedding is shot on digital, Polaroid, 35mm & Holga







































  • September 12, 2012 - 2:43 pm

    Anni - These are incredible. Your vision and voice are so refreshing in a world of what seems like more of the same every day. I’m all inspired now to start incorporating the SX-70 I just bought into my client work!

  • September 12, 2012 - 3:03 pm

    michelle waspe - bloody beautiful!! can only dream of weddings/taking photographs like this! x

  • September 12, 2012 - 3:57 pm

    Sunny - A big beast of beautiful bonhomie! And rather smitten with the touches of the untamed with the gentle.

  • September 12, 2012 - 6:20 pm

    mackenzie - the masks are amazing! i especially love the b&w one with everyone gathering in their masks…
    great job!

  • September 14, 2012 - 1:29 am

    twiggs - oh noah this is absolutely gorgeous and magical!!!! i wish i can one day get clients creative like this couple!!

  • September 25, 2012 - 10:42 am

    Christian - wow looks like a perfect Wedding.. i don’t know why but i always love especially the b&w pictures..

  • October 26, 2012 - 12:15 pm

    Vanessa - This looks like my kind of fairy tale weddings. So fun. Great job Noa!

  • December 10, 2012 - 10:39 pm

    Jessica - Your pictures are timeless.

  • December 19, 2012 - 10:45 pm

    Michelle - I’m not sure how I stumbled across you blog, but I’m so SO glad that I did. Your Images are amazing and such an inspiration to me.

    THANK YOU for such beautiful work.

  • January 8, 2013 - 8:34 am

    Rob Holley - I would love to swim in the creative waters that you play in. More events please.

  • November 27, 2013 - 9:11 am

    Wouter Kingma - Excellent photography. Pictures are perfect.

  • December 2, 2013 - 1:56 pm

    lloyd taylor - i love all of your pictures. You capture every moment so perfectly i love it. i feel like i am a part of everything with you behind the camera keep up the wonderful work. Kind of makes me want to get marry just so i could hire you and then go back through the picture just to see the love and fun all over again,

  • May 14, 2014 - 3:20 pm

    Jessica - Your work reads like paintings- the light and coloring are magical. Awesome work!

  • November 11, 2014 - 5:21 pm

    Abbie - I love the mix of the mediums, fab effect!

I’m so excited to see my sweet friend and client Nicki Bluhm in a national ad campaign for GAP! What an ICON! See more from Gap’s “Icons Redefined” collection HERE.

See my past shoots with Nicki HERE & for Tim & Nicki Bluhm HERE. And the little video I shot them singing in my living room HERE.
Also, see them play live at my Bay Area workshop HERE!
My photo of Nicki in the Tomboy Style book HERE, and my work in her Driftwood album HERE.

Congratulations Nicki! So well deserved : )
If you haven’t already heard my favorite current female vocalist, check her out here and here

(photo: facebook via Corby Anderson)

  • August 8, 2012 - 1:10 pm

    Erin - she’s awesome! what a talent :)

  • August 10, 2012 - 1:12 pm

    aimee - Congrats to Nicki! Very cool!

  • August 30, 2012 - 9:06 pm

    Kate - Do you have any idea who made the boots she’s wearing in this ad? I’ve been searching all over the internet and haven’t had any luck!

  • November 30, 2013 - 3:29 am

    Wouterkingma - She is very beautiful….
    Congratz

My beautiful and talented 2nd-shooter Kristin Genna who I first met at one of my workshops and who has worked with me for over 2 years now, has become a very dear friend. She came to Washington DC & Maryland last weekend with me to shoot a stunning wedding out in the countryside of MA. I took this Polaroid of her when we visited my friend Amber (also a former workshop attendee of mine) in DC. I have lots of good stuff to say (and show) about Amber, coming very soon… but I had to share this Polaroid I took of beautiful Kristin using Impossible Project film.

I have spent the past 3 weekends with my dear friend, actress/musician Sarah Carter. First when she came out to model for my San Diego workshop, 2nd when she played a show with her band SanguinDrake in San Diego, and lastly when she was down here last weekend for Comic Con with the TNT show she stars in, Falling Skies. I’m sad I won’t get to see her for a while as she is off to shoot Falling Skies Season 3 for several months, but so happy to get some much-needed time in with her these past few weeks… what an inspiring and loving girl!

I will be posting my shoot of her from the workshop very soon, but in the meantime, Sarah took some Polaroid portraits of me yesterday as we were all lounging around by the pool at my house, and not only do I LOVE these, but I am also so excited to see her get into photography- she clearly has immense talent in this art form as well!

You can read the interview I did with her for my Artist Interviews project HERE, and see my first shoot with here HERE.

All Polaroids below by Sarah Carter, except for the last one by my husband Stuart — (all with Impossible Project film).

Below left is my little brother Ben and I, also shot by Sarah. And on the right, photo by Stuart <3.

  • July 16, 2012 - 2:24 pm

    Jonas Seaman - Love these : )

  • July 16, 2012 - 3:07 pm

    Lee Anne - So beautiful Noa, all of them. The last one is very intriguing – I’d love to see a larger version of it :)

  • July 17, 2012 - 2:17 am

    Sketchofsenses - Love Polaroids! It´s so nostalgic….

  • August 1, 2012 - 11:46 am

    Erin - you are beautiful. really and truly. i love your energy. xo

  • August 16, 2012 - 10:35 pm

    Fashion photographer - Amazing pics.. I enjoyed watching them. I was looking for the best photographs when reached here. I am glad I visited here.

THIS WEDDING IS FEATURED ON GREEN WEDDING SHOES TODAY!
Venue: The Sierra Estate in Palm Springs, CA
This Cinco De Mayo/ Super-moon wedding was more like a huge party (3hr cocktail reception!) than anything else…. and I’m IN LOVE with their dog Bobo! Just utterly in love! His bowtie is from one of Angel’s companies Bobo Bandits / on fbook.
Angel is also a Holistic Living expert: House Of Vitalia, and has her own vintage clothing store, launching soon Vintage Valentine.
Read all about what the bride had to say about this beautiful wedding, plus tons more photos on Green Wedding Shoes!!























  • July 6, 2012 - 9:46 am

    Anni - This is breathtaking – I thought I’d just be dying over Palm Springs (I’m pining for it, we just went on our honeymoon there) but I couldn’t take my eyes off her headpiece and tattoos. Just gorgeous!

  • July 6, 2012 - 11:14 am

    Kristin - Absolutely gorgeous! Great work. Thanks for sharing :-)

  • July 6, 2012 - 11:48 am

    Sara - There’s a magic rainbow in Bobo’s ear! LOVE!!

  • July 6, 2012 - 12:22 pm

    Amanda - this wedding looks like so much fun! and what a beautiful bride… just lovely and authentic.

  • July 6, 2012 - 3:16 pm

    twiggs - how could i not love this wedding??? oh amazing!!!!! you are so incredibly lucky and talented!!

  • July 6, 2012 - 3:44 pm

    Natalie T. - Gorge!

  • July 6, 2012 - 4:16 pm

    Naz Films, Inc. - Noa…….words can’t describe. XO

    Oh…

    A post script to Dear God, I would like for one of Noa’s couples to fall in love with my style of wedding super 8mm films so that we work together a make beautiful images and cinema for them.

    thats it.

    have a beautiful weekend!

    Naz

  • July 6, 2012 - 4:46 pm

    maria - you’re a genius! these images are freakin’ awesome! the best thing i can say is you capture all the usual elements in the most unusual way. wow!

  • July 10, 2012 - 8:30 pm

    Briana Morrison - Love this wedding, Noa! Your portraits of the wedding party are stunning….along with everything else. haha Now THAT’s my kind of wedding. ;-) Beautiful.

  • July 19, 2012 - 10:27 pm

    Alan - Do you ever get your photos printed? Back when my job had a LightJet, I got a sample roll from Fuji called Deep Matte. Your photos would look absolutely gorgeous on that paper!

  • September 14, 2012 - 12:53 am

    Ian Marshall - Hi, some very interesting styles of photos, some looking paparazzi style thanks for sharing

  • February 25, 2013 - 1:36 pm

    Michelle Stone - those bridesmaids dresses are TDF!! do you know where they are from? and beautiful work, as always!

  • June 5, 2014 - 2:19 am

    Ignacio Genzon - I was at that wedding. Totally stumbled upon the tattooed brides article and saw the Photo of Angel, and followed it all here. First time seeing these photos. Great great stuff.