4.26.2011

Alex & Nate - California wedding!

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It didn't really come out until the wedding day toasts, but Alex and Nate put a lot of thought into choosing the most ideal weather day to hold their spring wedding in southern California. In the end, of course, we don't really have a choice about what the weather's going to do. And so, there we were on a spring solstice wedding day that dished out the worst weather I have ever seen in southern California (and I even lived there one winter). Winds were so strong they were blowing down power lines while a large stream carved through the center of the gravel parking lot of the beautiful wedding venue they'd chosen on a hillside in Malibu.

Of course none of this deterred the celebratory mood of the day, in fact I felt that it was enhanced. With a great fire in the fireplace of the ceremonial hall and steamed up windows from the heavy precipitation in the air, a cozy intimacy set the mood which played itself out in free flowing tears during the ceremony and some of the more energetic dancing I've seen at a reception! All in all, an unforgettable celebration of the union of Alex and Nate!

Scroll down to the bottom frame and click the center to see their wedding day slide show.

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2 comments:

  1. Natty, as always, amazing. Your slideshow perfectly captured the gamut of emotions and moments. You have such a gift! -Chelsea :)

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  2. Wow! You really captured the day in all its beauty, joy, warmth, tenderness, fun, and love. Thanks for bringing it all to life again through this slide show. Randi

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