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Ethereal Gardens Wedding in Temecula, CA

I don’t know where to begin with Jeremy and Andrea’s Boho & Whimsical Ethereal Garden Wedding. When I asked Andrea how she pictured her wedding day she said “boho, romantic and whimsical… at least that’s what I was hoping for.” Well let me tell y’all, they nailed it! Their wedding was picture perfect and every detail was thought through perfectly.

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I'm Nataly, and I'm a California Wedding & Portrait Photographer who is married to her Junior High sweetheart and eats way too much chick-fil-a. Grab some iced coffee (because iced coffee is better!) or a glass of wine and enjoy viewing my recent work, helpful wedding education posts and getting a little peek into my life!

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Deeksha and Nathan’s Indian + Jewish Calamigos Ranch Wedding in Malibu, CA was literally a DREAM!  Their wedding day was stunning and an absolute photographer’s dream… but watching their families come together to celebrate the two is truly what left me in awe. The embrace of both cultures by the bride and groom, their families, […]

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First things, first! You’re Engaged! Girl, take that ring selfie with your fiance and enjoy the moment! You’re only engaged once and before you get into any of the exciting nitty-gritty wedding planning stuff STOP and relax. Enjoy your moment with your fiance sharing the fun news with friends and family. Once you’ve screamed it […]

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We are so excited to share great news! Nataly Hernandez Photography is published in the Spring/Summer 2022 edition of California Wedding Day Magazine! Thank you California Wedding Day Magazine! Yancy and Connor’s summer wedding day was chosen to be published in the 2022 summer edition of the magazine. Their wedding was truly a dream! Check […]

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Los Angeles Engagement Photos are always great, but Deeksha and Nathan’s engagement photos were not just great… They were EPIC! Their engagement session belongs in a magazine! It was elegant and stunning but boy did we have a lot of fun together!   When it came to deciding on a location for their Los Angeles engagement […]

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Kaileia and Sean’s Tivoli Italian Villa Wedding was the perfect wedding to kick off the fall season. Boho, romantic, elegant, and all things terra cotta. Yes, you read that right! Terra cotta! Kaileia’s inspiration for her elegant + boho wedding day was beautiful terra cotta peices and stunning greenery that paired perfectly with their wedding […]

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Imagine having to postpone your Palos Verdes Wedding not once, not twice, but THREE times!? That’s exactly what Brian and Clarissa had to do. The pandemic didn’t make it easy for these guys to plan their wedding day but it sure didn’t stop them either! They had a gorgeous and safe wedding day surrounded by […]

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Jamie and Mario’s engagement session at sunset was such a fun session! They included their kiddos in the session and it made it even that much more special. They’re having their “big wedding” later this year in Temecula, CA and I can’t wait after having so much fun during their engagement session.  Their wedding at […]

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Oh, man! This wedding was one for the books! Lorena and Julio’s Quiet Cannon wedding was booked at the beginning of 2020… before Covid happened. They had to postpone their wedding day twice, but we finally made it! They’re also my last “Covid Couple”… an affectionate name given to all couples who had to reschedule […]

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Oh Man! Angelina and Gilbert’s Temecula Engagement Session was SO much fun! They really wanted to do something different but that still felt like “them”. They asked if we could start their engagement session at a bar, and I of course said, HECK YES!  Angie and Gilbert explained to me during their engagement session that […]

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Morgan and Carter’s Laguna Beach Engagement Session was EPIC! When Morgan reached out to me, explaining that she wanted a location that was possibly a hiking trail with some beach views, I was so excited. I knew a Laguna Beach engagement would be perfect for them. We didn’t get to see much of the beach […]

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Julie and Kade’s Balboa Park Engagement Session was stunning! We had SO much fun exploring Balboa Park together and getting to know each other. Julie and Kade are basically my new best friends, we have so much in common! I absolutely LOVE when I am able to connect with my couples. It’s what I aim […]

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