Kelly & RJ Engaged

This couple. This location. This session! Kelly & RJ were high school sweethearts, and are so undeniably smitten with one another. They have the kind of love that makes my job easy–simply documenting the beauty in their relationship that’s already so evident. When we started shooting, Kelly said something along the lines of how they’ll...

Alena & Andrew Married

This couple, without a doubt, has one of the coolest senses of style I’ve ever had the pleasure of photographing! I was obsessed with every detail of their unique wedding, which had a definite rock n’ roll vibe mixed with delicate sweet touches. I met the bride Alena through her family, whom I’ve had the pleasure...

Engaged: Ali & John

Looking back at my favorites from Ali & John’s engagement session, I’m reminded why I love what I do. Documenting love is such a beautiful thing, and these two are most definitely in love (in the most adorable way, I might add)! I cannot wait to photograph their wedding later this year. If it’s anything like their...

Seaside Bridal Styled Shoot–Featured!

I am beyond ecstatic to have my hands-down-favorite-shoot-of-all-time featured on the incredible bridal blog known as Burnett’s Boards! As my first featured bridal shoot EVER, it’s so surreal to see my work amongst so many other talented artists who create such swoon-worthy images. Seriously, someone pinch me now! Inspired by ocean tones and feminine pastels, this...

Ordinary Hero, Ethiopia

Ordinary Hero’s motto is “Change the world for One”. Its meaning is simple: changing the world for one person has a ripple effect—when one person’s life is impacted for the better, that person goes on to impact more lives for the better. Ordinary Hero is a child sponsorship advocacy organization, and I was blessed to...

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I'm Carly Jean—a fine art wedding, elopement, and lifestyle photographer. Now booking in CA and beyond.

carly@carlyjeanphoto.com

Bay Area Wedding Photographer