Destination Wedding Photography


Destination Wedding Photographer in Orange County and Los Angeles for Photojournalistic Style

Southern California is one of the best places for destination wedding photography for several reasons. For one thing, the Mediterranean climate characterized by warm summers and mild winters lend itself well to soon-to-be-married couples who want a paradise-like background for their pre-nuptial and wedding photos. The region will deliver on sunshiny, warm and beautiful days with lush vegetation at almost any day of the year. For another thing, the entire region boasts of the most beautiful wedding venues across several countries including Los Angeles County, Orange County, San Diego County, Santa Barbara, San Francisco and San Bernardino County.

Take your pick in venues from the outdoors (i.e., vineyards and national parks) to the indoors (i.e., village inns and grand mansions), all of which have magical qualities that will suit any style of destination wedding photography. You must discuss with your destination wedding photographer about your vision for the photos. Keep in mind that the final output should be a close collaboration between the client –you – and the photographers at Kevin Le Vu Photography, for example. Planning is essential in the best photography, said planning of which involves scouting the venue of the photo shoot. Here are a few possible venues in Southern California that you can scout as a couple or with your destination wedding photographer:

Vasquez Rocks Natural Area Park features the Pacific Crest Trail where hiking, horseback riding and historical tours are possible. Your wedding ceremony and reception can be an outdoor picnic with all the modern amenities to make your big day truly comfortable and memorable. Big Bear lake , Oak Canyon Nature Center in Anaheim Hills or Pinerose Cabins in Lake Arrowhead are among other beautiful outdoor venues to choose from.

Santa Monica is famous for its promenade featuring artists, and its pristine beaches. This is one of the most popular destination wedding photography spots but don’t worry about your photos being too common; the trick is in hiring the best professional photographer with expertise in nuptial photos.

Napa Valley is a viticulture area filled with vineyards and inns set amidst rolling hills and majestic mountains surrounding a lush valley. This is certainly one of the most beautiful outdoor settings for weddings although you will also find indoor venues.

Don’t forget the recreation centers in Southern California, all of which have been the backgrounds to hundreds of destination wedding photography shoots. Just imagine the childlike magic of SeaWorld San Diego, of Disneyland Resort’s Disneyland, and of the Knotts Berry Farm, among others. Other notable venues for destination weddings include The Vineyards, The North Ranch Center, The Ranch House, the Wood Ranch Golf Club, and the Serra Cross Park, among others. Since these venues usually have official websites, you can easily make arrangements with the event coordinators. No matter your chosen destination wedding venue in Southern California, Kevin Le Vu is the professional photographer for the job. He is an award-winning photographer of weddings in and around Southern California so much so that his clients only have praises for his works. He has shot in locations like Padua Hills Theatre in Claremont, Nixon Library in Yorba Linda, Long Beach Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach and The Villa in San Juan Capistrano among others.Kevin Le Vu Photography has also been to romantic locations in a different parts of the world.

  • Maui, Hawaii
  • Cancun, Mexico
  • Isla Muejeres, Mexico
  • Sorrentini, Greece
  • Madrid, Spain
  • Paris, France
  • South Africa

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