Elopement & Adventure Wedding Photography

Your Day, Your Way

My philosophy & what to expect

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Alyssa Vanzo | Elopement & Adventure Wedding Photography

Eloping is such an incredible way to cement your promises to one another and insulate yourselves from the distractions and noise of the outside world

Picture the two of you on a cliff, near a waterfall, on the beach, or in your own backyard – wherever feels right to you.

That’s the perfect setting to let your wedding day unfold without pressure, undue stress, or performance.

Alyssa Vanzo California Elopement Photographer

I love working with couples who VALUE their elopement day just the same even if it wasn’t being photographed.

Because to you, photography is but a TIME CAPSULE to cherish and reflect on the beautiful day you created together. Sure, you’ll later be excited to share them with your friends across social media but you know the MEANING this day holds for you and you can’t wait to fully experience each and every little emotion.

Here’s what I’m willing to bet on…

You believe the quiet, one-on-one time with your partner is when you experience your deepest connection.

You adore your family and friends, but you see your wedding day as a very emotional, spiritual, and even private day.

You don’t need the fluff, the name cards, or elaborate dessert displays – just a day that’s intimate, intentional, and 100% authentic.

The good news is, you don’t have to compromise.

"This was not an experience where you need to be posed and told how to look. Instead what you're going to get from Alyssa is real, authentic, fun, romantic photos that are glimpses into who you and your partner are. How special is that?"
Taylor + Nevin

Imagine working with vendors that provide so much more than services, but who make your wants feel heard and appreciated.

Imagine leaving your wedding experience with photos that you want to relive over and over and over again.

That’s exactly what you’ll find here.

I’ll walk you through all of it whether you’re a bonafide traveler, getting your first passport stamp, or hoping to elope in your own backyard.

Together, we’ll design then capture a wedding experience better than your dreams.

Let’s start planning your dream elopement

All experiences include me as your photographer, access to my elopement planning guidebook, and a full online gallery with digital downloads and print release.

Your perfect day is just a conversation away.