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Hi friends, welcome back! I’m Kaila, a documentary elopement photographer, and I’m here to guide you through some of the most enchanting elopement spots around the world. Whether you’re dreaming of a cozy alpine village, a romantic seaside town, or a lush tropical paradise, I’ve got you covered. Let’s dive into these magical destinations that […]

Discover the Perfect Elopement Spots Around the World with a Destination Photographer

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[…] I have a feeling if you ended up here, you’ve been dreaming of something more for your wedding- something intimate, stress free, and uniquely yours. 

Imagine exchanging vows in the heart of Italy, where the rolling hills, charming vineyards, and historic architecture create an unforgettable backdrop for your special day.

Embrace the Adventure: First Steps to Eloping

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As I made my way down to East Beach in Santa Barbara, my excitement grew knowing that I would be capturing some beautiful moments for Dino and Maddy during their couples session. The sun was shining brightly, casting a warm glow over everything in its path, and the waves crashing against the shore created a soothing soundtrack for our shoot. […]

Dino and Maddy | East Beach | Santa Barbara, CA

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This is the untold love story of Ariel’s daughter, Melody. 

Part mermaid, part human, she’s spent the years after schooling at the kingdom back in the water to rediscover her mermaid heritage. She wanted to know the side of her that sang the sirens call. While she was under the sea she met a lord of the deep sea. He attended a meeting with her grandfather, Triton. He was dark, mysterious, and ruled over the darkest sea. She was immediately enthralled by the question of him. She’d always had a spirit of wonder and found that piece of him, the void, enchanting…

A Mermaid’s Odyssey | Santa Barbara, California

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Patrick and Samantha’s wedding was an unforgettable celebration at The Monastery Event Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. The couple opted for a […]

Patrick and Sam || The Monastery Event Center

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Emily and Dom recently tied the knot in a beautiful wedding celebration at The Ellis in Columbus, Ohio. What made their big day truly unique was […]

Dom and Emily || The Ellis, Columbus OH

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I had the amazing opportunity to capture Ian and Becky’s beautiful backyard wedding at their home in Cincinnati, Ohio. This intimate celebration was filled with love and joy that truly warmed my heart. As a photographer, it is my goal to […]

Becky and Ian || Cincinnati, Ohio

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This is the story of how a family almost lost their father. How Tana almost lost the love of her life, John. John was in a coma for 2 months, and when we woke up, he forgot their marriage and his family. Tana was was determined to make her husband remember their lives together and […]

The Miracle Beach Session

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How did you and your fiance meet? Keenan- So it’s kind of funny how we met. We knew each other from middle school back in the day. Our families knew each other and I remember coming over to her house for her sibling’s pool parties. Years went on and we went our separate ways, I […]

Keenan and Kimberly || The Buckeye Barn

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Three flights, three trains, two metro, six buses, and a taxi ride later we made it to Italy. It was late, we had no idea where we were, no cell service, and nobody spoke English. At that point we’d been traveling for over 30 hours, and we were in desperate need of a shower, but […]

ITALIAN HONEYMOON || SORIANO NEL CIMINO, ITALIA