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I'm Aly Kirkpatrick.

I'm a wife, business owner, and photographer fueled by Dr. Pepper and anything sweet! I am married to my high school sweetheart, and love living in the Arizona desert!

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Mert and Cristina’s Pismo Beach, California Wedding

July 23, 2017

couples, weddings

When my friend Sarah of Sarah Jane Photography asked me to 2nd shoot a beach wedding with her, how could I say no?!?! I had been anticipating this trip since the day she asked me to go with her!

We left on our delayed flight on a late Thursday night and rolled into our hotel with just a few hours before we had to get up and start location scouting for the first look! With the ocean at Pismo Beach, California as our backdrop, it was such an honor to capture Mert & Cristina’s destination wedding day! What a sweet, fun, and adventurous couple they are! They may or may not have agreed to stand right on the edge of cliff for us!

Their wedding beautifully incorporated their family’s different cultures, and everything from their getting ready space to the ceremony site to the reception venue was perfect! And not to mention, I learned that there is something quite unique and special about the California sun; it for real has an extra golden glow that made our sunset photos just amazing! I am so excited to finally be sharing these photos with you all! Take a look and enjoy! 🙂 


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