Oh boy, you’re going to just LOSE IT at these Ojai Valley Inn wedding photos!!
Here’s the deal. Ojai Valley is a small town about 100 miles north of Los Angeles and is known for as a luxury escape for destination weddings. You’ll see that these Ojai Valley Inn wedding photos reallllllly pop off and show the beauty that is Ojai!
First of all, the Ojai Valley Inn overall is a great SoCal wedding venue. If you’ve read through more than one of my blog posts, you’ll know that I’m a sucker for versatility. The Ojai Valley Inn is particularly awesome because of how large it is. There are so many options for photos! You can do your first look in one spot, bridal party portraits in another, ceremony across the way, and family photos somewhere else. As you scroll you’ll really get a feel for the space!
And from a photography tech-geek perspective, these options are invaluable when we’re taking photos all day and don’t always have optimal lighting conditions. When you look back on your Ojai Valley Inn wedding photos, you won’t have to worry that the noon overhead sun is creating freaky shadows on everyone’s faces!
Okay, enough tech talk. Let’s get into Brooke and Ryan’s day!
First off, can we talk about their first look??? You’ll have to scroll to see his sweet reaction to seeing Brooke in her wedding gown for the first time. I’ve never seen a dress with a silhouette like hers and she absolutely rocked it! Nine times out of ten I recommend a first look to my couples and here’s just one reason why –
You’ll spend more time together on your wedding day!
Think about it. When you wait to see each other at the altar, you end up spending the majority of your wedding day apart from the person you love most. It doesn’t make much sense, does it? Now, I whole-heartedly believe that you should plan your wedding so that you’ll enjoy it the most. If that means waiting to see each other at the altar, than I’m here for it! A first look is just something to take into consideration when planning out your wedding day timeline.
That being said, scroll on my friend! Go on and enjoy all the gorgeousness that these Ojai Valley Inn wedding photos have to offer!
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Second shot for Katie Edwards Photo