Tag Archives for Black & White

Glen Oaks Elopement – Big Sur

I was fortunate to photograph a beautiful Big Sur elopement at Glen Oaks recently.  I took the opportunity to shoot some black & white film toward the end of the session.  I have photographed wedding parties, brides, grooms there for years but this was one of the first on-property elopements in a while.  Film shots […]

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Point 16 Big Sur Wedding

With the recent weddings of Natalie Portman & Anne Hathaway, the south coast of Big Sur is becoming all the rage. I was fortunate to shoot a wedding at the exact same place where both had their receptions, right in between the 2 superstars weddings! Nevertheless, there is an equally majestic, awe inspiring venue halfway […]

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Ventana Inn Wedding, Big Sur

A few weeks ago, I was honored to shoot an intimate-classy destination wedding for a very special couple at the beautiful Ventana Inn & Spa in Big Sur California. Coincidentally Natalie Portman & Benjamin Millepied had their wedding reception at the very same spot only a week before – I found no black feathers anywhere. […]

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Big Sur Carmel Sur-Reeelistic Wedding!

One of those Sur-Real days in Big Sur with lighting conditions, colors & views straight out of a Salvador Dali painting. Honestly, if we could’ve controlled the weather, we wouldn’t have changed a thing. The groom kept saying, “it all just looks like a postcard, so unreal…” I actually broke out an old Medium Format […]

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Thacher Winery Wedding in Paso Robles!

Photographer; Peer Johnson (contact me here) Ceremony & Reception; Thacher Winery Catering & Table Arrangements; Cass Winery & Catering Hair & Makeup; Rhonda Johnson (my wonderful wife) Entertainment-DJ; Kramer Entertainment Accommodations; Seven Quails Vineyard (Bed & Breakfast) I was fortunate to photograph a gorgeous wedding at the award-winning Thacher Winery on the Westside of Paso […]

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Pebble Beach Wedding, Carmel California!

Photographer; Peer Johnson (contact me here) Ceremony; Carmel Mission Basilica Dress; Vera Wang Reception; Inn at Spanish Bay, Pebble Beach California This is one of my favorite shots (below) of all time for several reasons. Many, many elements came together; lighting, composition, exposure, mood, environment, perspective, a decade of experience & avidly watching fashion photography. […]

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