Hilary & Sam

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Sam took Hilary to Cirque Du Soleil for their first date a few years ago, so it’s quite the awesome coincidence that Totem was back in town when it was time to take their engagement photos. After wandering around Calamigos Ranch, we headed over to the big circus tent and seriously...

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Hilary and Sam's CALAMIGOS RANCH AND SANTA MONICA PIER ENGAGEMENT SESSION PHOTOS – MALIBU AND SANTA MONICA ENGAGEMENT PHOTOGRAPHER BRIAN LEAHY

Leador & Matthew

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Oh, Leador and Matthew, love these two. At the beginning of their session, they said that they wanted to be the funnest engagement session I had ever shot. Well congrats guys, I think you succeeded! We seriously had the best afternoon running around the Santa Monica Pier. I mean, how could...

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Leador and Matthew's SANTA MONICA PIER ENGAGEMENT SESSION PHOTOS – SANTA MONICA ENGAGEMENT PHOTOGRAPHER BRIAN LEAHY

Yelena & Vince

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Last Saturday I was out on the town in Santa Monica, enjoying my last full weekend off before wedding season, and my phone rings around 8:30. Even at a bar or out for the night, I will almost always answer my phone (if someone calls you these days it must be...

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Portraits
Yelena and Vince's Shutters Hotel and Santa Monica Pier Engagement Session Photos - Los Angeles Wedding Photographer Brian Leahy

Neal & Jeannie

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I first met Neal & Jeannie about 3 years when I first moved out to Los Angeles. I’d been doing some part time work for a photobooth company and met these two awesome people at an installation we were all working together out in Orange County. Turned out Jeannie was also...

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Neal and Jeannie's Santa Monica Pier Marriage Proposal & Engagement Session - Los Angeles Engagement Photographer Brian Leahy