Yelena & Vince

santa monica

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 important!), and I end up chatting with the incredibly nice…

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

Megan & Kyle

manhattan beach

Gotta love engagement season! Megan and Kyle were the one of four engagement shoots in 5 days last week and I can’t wait to show you some of my favorite shots from their day. My couples always ask where we should take their engagement photos and I always suggest they pick a place that has some real meaning for them,…

Engagement
Portraits
Megan and Kyle's Manhattan Beach Pier Engagement Session Photos - Los Angeles Wedding Photographer Brian Leahy

Ace Young & Diana DeGarmo

los angeles

I’m so excited to announce I will be shooting the wedding of Ace Young & Diana DeGarmo of American Idol fame (among many things) this summer here in Los Angeles! I was introduced to Ace & Diana a few months ago through my very dear friend Renee Strauss, the amazing host of Brides of Beverly Hills on TLC and all…

Engagement
Portraits
Ace Young & Diana DeGarmo of American Idol Engagement Session Photos - Los Angeles Wedding Photographer Brian Leahy

Neal & Jeannie

santa monica

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 a makeup artist so we immediately bonded over…

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

Elise & Burt

hermosa

I’m pleased to show you a few shots from this past weekends engagement session with Elise & Burt. We were pretty worried about Saturdays shoot as it had been pouring rain the entire week and was looking like we might be have been headed for the same weather. Well we got extremely lucky and happened to catch a few…

Engagement
Portraits
Elise and Burt's Hermosa Beach Pier Engagement Session - Hermosa Engagement Photographer Brian Leahy