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This gorgeous wedding that we shot in Yosemite got tons of press and social media attention. Check out our features in the Huffington Post, Refinery 29, Elite DailyGreen Wedding Shoes Part 1 AND Part 2, and for tons more images… They built a small town for this event, and it took a village:

florals: Coarse Gold Flower Shop // bridesmaid dresses: Daughters of Simone // hair stylist: Hallie Lopes, O’Neal Gouveia // videography: Asher Moss // catering: Pardini’s Catering // music: Psychedelic Warlord // wedding decor design: PowWow // wedding coordination: PowWow // bride’s dress: Daughters of Simone // power: Event ProWest // lighting: Event ProWest // dance floor: Event ProWest // sound: Event ProWest // tents: Under Canvas Events // bathrooms: Under Canvas Events // sleeping tents: Shelter Co. // dress patterns: D & E Customs // drone footage: Enrique Meza – Meza Films // band: Brothers NYC

  • April 3, 2017 - 12:36 pm

    Darek - This is something extra ordinary. So much good vibes . thanks for sharing it.

  • April 3, 2017 - 1:19 pm

    Derek - Brilliant, love seeing your work

Sara & Andy’s stunning wedding that we shot in Big Sur was just FEATURED ON GREEN WEDDING SHOES!! Tons more photos + details about this wedding and awesome artist couple can be found on Green Wedding Shoes.

…Sara’s Proenza Schouler dress is my favorite…!

I shot this on a combination of digital, 35mm and Holga.

Venue + catering: Ventana Inn Big Sur, California // event design + planning: Sara and Andy and Corina Beczner of Vibrant Events // florals: Kate Healey, Big Sur Flowers // wedding dress: Proenza Schouler // shoes: A Detacher // hair + makeup: hair by Liliana // groom suit: Lanvin // paper goods: Sara and Andy // cake: Edith Meyer Cakes // music: DJ Andy Maltz + friends


  • June 8, 2015 - 10:21 pm

    Kismet Nakai - Love the double exposures ! (and the brides dress is fab!)

  • August 25, 2015 - 8:47 am

    Becky Male - This looks like such an amazing wedding, lovely location, I love the brides dress too.

  • January 18, 2016 - 11:22 am

    David Wilkins - Beautiful images, great to see some film work

  • October 6, 2016 - 12:33 pm

    Curtis Wallis - Such a unique view on a wedding. You it has been so long since really seeing 35mm you forget how nice it could look. Beautiful

  • October 19, 2016 - 5:29 pm

    Curtis Wallis - Great artistic eye in these images. Really have some unique images.

  • May 17, 2017 - 8:07 am

    Robb McCormick - The flowers and design of this reception are incredible. What a gorgeous wedding.

I shot this lookbook a while ago for the beautiful duo over at Gypsy Stardust. BABES.
35mm, Holga, Polaroid & digital.

001002003004005006007008009010011012013014015016Here’s the behind-the-scenes video, shot by Sonja Lueschen:

For a gallery of more photos and information about this gorgeous wedding I shot in Charleston, S. Carolina last year, check out the feature we got on Ruffled blog HERE!

Thank you to the very talented and lovely photographer Whitney of Tulle & Grace, who 2nd-shot this event with me. Your photos are so beautiful!

And thank you Cate & Tyler for taking such good care of us and for the very sweet words on Ruffled Blog!:
Our biggest decision was finding the right photographer. Your wedding day goes by so quickly. The photos are what you’ll hold onto for years to come. Noa at Feather Love Photography was the perfect choice for us. Her images really tell the story of our wedding and capture the spirit of the day.”

** Another rad session that I recently shot with Cate & Tyler coming soon! **

wedding planner: Katherine at 
YOJ Events // caterer: Duvall Events // florist: Whitney Randall at Branch Design Studio // venue: Magnolia Plantation & Gardens // invitations: Cate Chandler Brown // calligraphy: Studio French Blue // wedding dress: Jenny Packham from Marina Morrison Bridal Salon // shoes: Jimmy Choo // bridesmaid dresses: J.Crew // groom’s tux: J.Crew // ceremony music: Jay Jehl // band: Fantastic Voyage Band













My Holga loved the southern light.012






  • March 26, 2015 - 10:51 am

    Whitney Huynh - How lovely! It was a blast working with you! Thank you so much for inviting me!! Such a gorgeous couple and fun wedding this way!

  • March 26, 2015 - 9:49 pm

    Kismet - Lovely photos! Been missing your updates and photos 🙂

  • February 26, 2016 - 2:45 pm

    Christina Victoria - Holy wow! I love the use of film in your work… and the moments captured are absolutely gorgeous. I can’t get enough… I’ve spent over an hour on your site pouring over your images. So beautiful.

Some of my favorite portraits from my shoot with drummer Lena Zawaideh (Shaun White’s girlfriend & bandmate) for Riviera San Diego Modern Luxury Magazine.


  • February 3, 2015 - 10:39 am

    Bruce Barone - Love these portraits!

  • March 7, 2015 - 8:37 am

    Sodah - nice photos!!!!

I CAN’T BELIEVE THAT MY BUSINESS IS TURNING TEN this coming February! (Woah). And to celebrate, I’m offering a series of mini-sessions over the next few weeks for a fraction of my regular rates! This is for new clients as well as past clients. These sessions are a great way to get some of your own beautiful Portraiture and Artwork. This is the first time I have ever offered this, so please pass it along to anyone you think might be interested. Details below…

This offer INCLUDES:
– A half-hour session with me in SAN DIEGO.
– I come to your house (travel fee may apply).
– You receive 10-15+ high resolution files (print ordering is available too).
– You have access to your own online gallery to easily share images with friends/ social media or order prints.
– You can add film – 35mm / Polaroid / Holga (additional).

These sessions can include:
– Portraiture / Artists / Musicians / Family / Pets / Couples / Kids/ Lifestyle etc.
Or purchase a portraiture/art session for a loved one as a unique and personal gift.

** There are only a few select dates available with limited slots, so please be sure to contact me as soon as possible to schedule:

**Please contact me with some dates and I will check my availability & scheduling.

Please email me: with:
– the subject MINI SESSION
– include a few dates you are interested in
– what type of session you are looking to shoot
– which area of San Diego you live in. (**For clients coming from out-of-town, we will find a location).

View more work:

  • December 18, 2014 - 9:46 pm

    Michael white - I would like to book at session January 10th for my wife Mysha as a Christmas gift. We live in Echo Park. Let me know what I need to do next.



  • December 18, 2014 - 11:13 pm

    Tessa Robeson - Hi! I would like to book the Jan 25th date:) How do I lock this in?:) Tessa

  • September 9, 2015 - 11:15 am

    Engagement Photos San Francisco - I love those vintage frames… 🙂 Amazing!

For TONS more photos and info from this gorgeous wedding, check out the GREEN WEDDING SHOES feature HERE!!

venue + catering: Ace Hotel Palm Springs, California // day of coordinator: Celebrations of Joy (Cathy O’ Connell) // floral design: centerpieces by Bride, bridesmaid bouquets by Cactus Mart in Morango // wedding dress: Valentino // bride’s hat: Custom made by Gunner Fox inspired by the Balenciaga hats // hair + makeup: Nathan Rickel form Salon 119 // groom suit: Gieves & Hawke’s made to measure suit // paper goods: Nate designed the invites, Heather silkscreened them // cake: Juliette’s Bakery


  • October 11, 2013 - 6:36 am

    Antonia - Great work, Noa! I love it.

  • October 15, 2013 - 5:10 pm

    Rachael - A-freakin-mazing! xxxxx

  • October 20, 2013 - 3:10 pm

    kori - oh my goodness gracious…you just never stop getting better! your reception/dancing photos are so so good…very nice!

  • October 24, 2013 - 12:25 pm

    Lee Anne - Beautiful work as always Noa, I’m totally in love love love her gorgeous dress and hat. Sheer perfection.

  • February 27, 2014 - 9:12 pm

    Shawn - Cool retro film look you have in your images thanks for sharing it.

  • April 2, 2016 - 2:22 pm

    fotograf slubny wroclaw - Lovely work!