Author archives: Ryan Horban

Sand Rock Farm Wedding Photos

Sand Rock Farm Wedding Photos

Sand Rock Farm Aptos Wedding I honestly never get nervous photographing a wedding. Maybe it is because I have been lucky enough to photograph well over 100 awesome weddings, or maybe it is because I really do try my hardest to make my "next wedding" the best one I have ever photographed. There is something that makes life just a whole lot easier when you really give [...]

Catalina Island Wedding Photography

Catalina Island Destination Wedding When I first got into wedding photography one of my dreams was to shoot a wedding on Catalina Island. Heck maybe I would even sell all my stuff, get on a boat, live in Avalon and become a Catalina wedding photographer! At that time I was just starting my own business though so I was scared. I thought to myself, "Maybe  I’m just gon[...]

Del Mar Racetrack Wedding Photos

Del Mar Racetrack Wedding Photos

Del Mar Fairgrounds Wedding When a deputy and nurse meet there is only one place they get married: the racetrack (insert horse noises)! Well at least that is what happened when Dom and Emily got engaged because the Del Mar Racetrack was a special place for these two unicorns. The reason is that Dom grew up going to the Del Mar racetrack with his family every summer, [...]

Woodstock Inspired Wedding Photos

Woodstock Inspired Wedding Photos

Wedstock One of the things I really love is when a couple mixes their personality and style into the wedding day. When a bride and groom bring in their details, music and all that good stuff it really gives the wedding day a more authentic feel which can be really incredible. Not only did Sean and Alex do this for their wedding but they did it in a way that was beyon[...]

Palm Springs Elopement Photographer

Palm Springs Elopement Photographer

Palm Springs Destination Elopement Energy. I am all about energy. Specifically, the good vibes you feel for whatever cosmic reason when you meet or talk with someone who is on the same wave as you. That was the feeling I received the moment I began chatting with Frank and Terrie about their plans to elope in Palm Springs. These two love eagles planned to come out to [...]

Palm Springs Same Sex Engagement Photos

Palm Springs Engagement Photos When Craig reached out to me late last year he explained that he and his partner Ryan were coming down from Seattle to elope in Palm Springs in February. Craig mentioned they had been going to a lot of friends weddings over the past few years and decided they just didn't want to go through all the stress of a planning a regular wedding.[...]