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Fall is one of the most incredible times to wed in Foresthill, California. With all the beautiful towering trees that change color and the one of a kind view, this October Forest House Lodge wedding is filled with incredible forest wedding pictures, not far out of Sacramento. Nick and Philana wed at Forest House Lodge […]

June 17, 2021

October Forest House Lodge Wedding | Philana and Nick | Foresthill, CA

Greenbelt Glamour William “Bill” Hughes Park is a beautiful 31-acre stretch of a part of Roseville known as the greenbelt. With its paved bike path and dirt hiking trails surrounded by fields of tall grass, this park is beautiful year-round. This area was perfect for romantic engagement sessions, covered by oak trees and shrubs. Dee […]

May 21, 2021

Hughes Park Session / Emily and Cory / Roseville, CA

Nick and Alexis choose the beautiful venue in Hood, Ca – The Willow Ballroom. WOW! Nick and Alexis choose the beautiful venue in Hood, Ca – The Willow Ballroom. Their wedding pictures are a MUST SEE. Don’t miss this Willow Ballroom Wedding. From extravagant table settings, open bar, Ryan Scott’s Catering (YUM!) and of course […]

May 5, 2021

The Willow Ballroom Wedding | Alexis and Nick | Hood, CA

Bride dances for Groom on South Lake Tahoe Pier photographed by Dee and Kris Photography

When it came to wedding planning, Esther and Omar already knew they wanted a smaller wedding. They planned a beautiful garden ceremony right in the backyard of a South Lake Tahoe home. The small intimate backyard wedding ceremony included less than 15 guests in person and the rest of their friends on video call! Keep […]

April 8, 2021

South Lake Tahoe Backyard Wedding

Bride and Groom with Bikes on American River Trail in Sacramento

After their Catta Verdera plans drastically changed due to the pandemic Regina and Wes decided to push forward on their wedding day with a family only, backyard micro-wedding! While deciding how they wanted to proceed with their October wedding, they were in the middle of a backyard remodel, which essentially lead to the perfect micro-wedding […]

April 1, 2021

Backyard Micro-Wedding | Regina & Wes | Sacramento, CA

We connected with our lovely couple, Nicette and Brandt through their wedding coordinator, Stephanie Teague. She is one of the best Sacramento wedding coordinators, and we couldn’t wait to work with her on Nicette and Brandt’s incredible Viansa winery wedding. They booked one of the most incredible Napa wedding venues, Viansa Winery, who’s villa is […]

March 24, 2021

Viansa Winery Wedding | Nicette and Brandt | Napa Valley, CA

Hailey and Steven got married at one of our favorite country club wedding venues, Catta Verdera! This country club wedding venue, located near Roseville, is truly unique. They offer a gorgeous private bridal suite with a patio area, perfect for large bridal parties and outdoor pictures! Keep reading for more from this incredible Catta Verdera […]

March 19, 2021

Catta Verdera Garden Wedding | Hailey & Steven | Lincoln, CA

One of the things we love about Vizcaya Sacramento, is their dedication to their couples and making a wedding day incredibly special for each and every person who walks through their doors. This dedication was a light during the 2020 pandemic which led to our couple, Samantha and Ian, drastically changing their wedding day plans. […]

March 19, 2021

Vizcaya Minimony Wedding |

Cute matching robes or pajama bottoms make adorable gifts for your bridesmaids, plus makes for the best photo opt. before getting into your dresses! Here are a few of our favorite bridesmaid getting ready outfits to give you some ideas for your big day! Silk Robes The most popular getting ready outfit is a classic […]

March 1, 2021

Fun Getting Ready Outfit Ideas for your Bridesmaids!

Forest House Lodge wedding photographers for nature weddings

Forest House Lodge is nestled in the heart of Foresthill, CA and the perfect spot for an outdoor forest wedding. Overlooking the valley, Forest House Lodge offers views that are unbeatable!

February 22, 2021

Forest House Lodge Wedding Photographers | Dee and Kris Photography

Staci and Jason met while on the job at the pharmacy. Jason is a Pharmacist, and Staci is a Pharmacy Technician. While the job brought them together, they no longer work together but still get to spend the rest of their life together! From the beginning, they both knew they wanted to plan a low-key […]

February 11, 2021

Micro-Wedding on the Lake Tahoe Shore | Staci & Jason | Tahoe Vista, CA

The Roseville Greenbelt For a Beautiful Maternity Session We did a beautiful maternity session with Kelsey and Dave at the Roseville Greenbelt; a fabulous trail and preserve in the Roseville Parks Trails. Dave and Kelsey get a little playful. A great quality for new parents. Kelsey is positively glowing in the California sunset. I love […]

February 11, 2021

Roseville Greenbelt Maternity Session | Kelsey and Dave | Roseville, CA

Elena and Sergio’s California Coast Wedding provided a view that just can’t be beat! Located in the Golden Gate National Recreational area, Slide Ranch was the most incredible venue for their dream garden wedding. They hosted their ceremony and reception completely outdoors, and space everyone for a safe and exciting day. Elena’s day started by […]

February 11, 2021

California Coast Wedding | Elena and Sergio | Muir Beach, CA

Roseville Family Session with Grandparents

What better way to end a year than with a family session that celebrates the entire family! The Carson family decided they wanted to create a new family album, which wouldn’t be complete without their parents and their kids. We love being able to photograph all the unique relationships between mother and child, and grandparents […]

February 4, 2021

Three Generation Family Session | The Carson Family | Roseville, CA

To announce the arrival of their new baby they decided to do Roseville Maternity photos! After getting glammed up by the incredible makeup artist, Shana Beals, Alex and Jeff met us at the Roseville Greenbelt for some sunset maternity pictures. We are so blessed to have so many amazing couples that keep returning for Dee […]

February 4, 2021

Roseville Maternity Photos | Alex and Jeff | Dee and Kris Photography

Ashley and Ryan became part of the Dee and Kris family back in 2018 when they got married at the Citizen Hotel. We were so excited to be a part of their wedding day so we when got the new they were expecting their first baby we were thrilled for them! For the announcement of their […]

February 4, 2021

Apple Hill Maternity Portraits | Ashley and Ryan | Dee and Kris Photography

We can not get over the view! Thanks to their private residence, this epic rooftop location was the perfect backdrop for their San Francisco Skyline engagement session. Cristina and Frank are preparing to tie the knot at St. Peter & Paul Church in November so we wanted to share their story and their gorgeous engagement […]

February 3, 2021

San Francisco Skyline Engagement | Cristina & Frank

We are so honored to be Roshi and Brandon’s family photographer! Now that their little guy is a year old they jumped at the opportunity to celebrate their family with a photoshoot. When we spoke with the couple prior to their shoot, they wanted a classic park feel so we decided on one of our […]

February 3, 2021

UC Davis Arboretum Family Photographer | Dee and Kris Photography

Sacramento Maternity Photographer

Is there anything more luxurious than crisp, clean, black and white studio maternity portraits? Alissa’s super sexy maternity session is at the top of our all time favorite photoshoots in studio. Prior to her session, she came across some Pinterest inspiration that focused on the lighting and contours of the body that is growing her […]

February 3, 2021

High End Studio Maternity Portraits by Dee and Kris Photography

One of the main elements to planning your portrait session is choosing the best place photograph, and if you found us on this site…. you must be searching for help from the pros! We are here to help, by bringing you 8 of the best photoshoot locations in Sacramento. At Dee and Kris, we always […]

February 2, 2021

The Best Photoshoot Locations in Sacramento

10/10/2020 was by far the most requested date in wedding history and we were absolutely honored to photograph Tessa and Justin for their intimate wedding ceremony at Scribner Bend Vineyards. Their original wedding plans had been more than two years in the making, so when 2020’s you-know-what, they worked directly with Jessica Dressel at Scribner […]

November 10, 2020

Intimate Wedding at Scribner Bend Winery | Tessa and Justin | Sacramento, CA

Sarah and Skyler’s love story started when both were attending California State, Long Beach. Sarah was a co-host for the student run show called “Game Time,” where she interviewed athletes and sports teams at the college, including her favorite sport: Hockey. Skyler, was one of those athletes. During a Breast Cancer Awareness night, fate lead […]

September 21, 2020

San Luis Obispo Wedding Ella’s Vineyard | Sarah and Skyler

2020 has been a year of alternate wedding ideas, and this week we are celebrating our beautiful couple Veronica and Adrian who decided on a Bay Area Micro-Wedding instead of their originally planned large wedding. They wanted to keep their wedding as close to their original plans, within the government restrictions of course, so they […]

September 4, 2020

Bay Area Micro-Wedding | Veronica and Adrian

Earlier this year, Jessa and Bryan realized their dreams of a big wedding was not going to happen in 2020 due to the covid-19 pandemic. Instead, they decided on a Lake Tahoe elopement with only Dee and Kris, and their incredible officiant Meredith. Following all government restrictions and safety precautions, these two said “I Do.” […]

August 12, 2020

Lake Tahoe Elopement | Jessa and Bryan

Life During the Pandemic Covid-19 may have driven us into the bunkers of our homes, but that doesn’t mean that the world has ceased to move forward.  Every day strange and amazing things happen along with the ordinary, and a few brave photographers have put their lives at risk to document our covid existence.  But […]

August 10, 2020

Should I Hire a Photographer During Covid-19?

When Marc and Cassandra heard the devastating news that their April 18th wedding was not going to happen due to the coronavirus, they had to quickly make other arrangements. The love that these two share helped them over come one of the most difficult situations they had ever feared. They quickly decided they would postpone […]

August 5, 2020

Scribner Bend Micro-Wedding | Marc and Cassandra | Sacramento, CA

The wedding industry is changing day by day and engaged couples are adapting and find new ways to take control back over their wedding plans. The 2020 trend that is taking over: Elopements! By postponing the big party celebrating your marriage and choosing to elope now opens the door to so many possibilities you might […]

July 7, 2020

Downtown to Greater Sacramento Elopement Ideas | Elope Now, Party Later!

Throughout history, we have seen rise of elopements during tough periods and time after time, we’ve watched love come out stronger than ever. During the Great Depression, couples eloped out on necessity. There was not enough money for elaborate parties. Then, during World War II, couples rushed to get married without a large wedding because […]

July 2, 2020

Elopement Ceremony Locations | San Francisco, Napa, and Tahoe

Wedding After Session

In a world filled with uncertainty when it comes to planning weddings, we are seeing more and more couples plan alternatives to a big wedding ceremony. We’ve discussed elopements and micro-weddings, but this week we wanted to bring you something new: A wedding after session. What is an After Session? An after session, or often […]

June 20, 2020

After Session: The Benefits of a Post Wedding Photo Shoot

When the world went into shut down due to Covid-19, many couples began the process of rescheduling their wedding. However, for Kelsey and Joe, one thing was for sure: they were to be married on May 24, 2020. So they ditched their big wedding plans and decided to say their vows in a simple Tahoe […]

June 13, 2020

Squaw Valley Elopement | Kelsey and Joe | Shirley Canyon

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