May 6, 2019
THE RETRO RANCH WEDDING PHOTOS
BEST THE RETRO RANCH WEDDING EDITORIAL PHOTOS
There is a lot of talk right now in the photography industry about styled shoots. Listen. I understand. I get the argument that styled shoots can be deceptive. They can lead to expectations from couples that honestly — cannot be replicated. However, styled shoots can be amazing. Styled shoots are incredible for networking. They’re also great for learning and pushing yourself creatively.
Creatives, if you’re not networking with other wedding vendors, you’re missing out. Let me break it down for you. Networking equals relationships. Authentic relationships equals referrals. There are only 52 weekends in a calendar year. Let’s do the math. That is 104 weddings per year if only ONE couple got married per weekend day per area. I definitely know I cannot do 104 weddings in a year. Could you?! I also know that there are more than 104 weddings happening in Dallas alone per year. Styled shoots allow you to form relationships, create a network of other creatives, cross promote with other leaders in the wedding industry.
The Retro Ranch is nestled within Temecula Valley, however, this Temecula wedding venue does not have wineries. However, it is surrounded by pampas grass perfect for a boho wedding. This editorial wedding was filled with dark and moody tones including rich, emerald and navy suits, a jet black velvet suit jacket, a black geode cake and desserts, and macrame details.
As a wedding photographer, The Retro Ranch is definitely a hidden gem of the Temecula Valley wedding venues. The views at Retro Ranch do not disappoint and the light pours through. The Retro Ranch also offers several acres of landscape perfect for romantics and group portraits. There is also a pool area that screams Palms Springs! It is a great venue for couples who want a venue that is unique, with surprising details, that will leave your guests talking about how awesome your wedding was.
VENUE// The Retro Ranch
HMUA// Brides + Grooms by JLo
CAKE // The Sweet Apron
DESSERTS// Vlo Cake Pops
MACRAME// Ox and Nag
FLORALS // Bloomie Creations
CALLIGRAPHY // Fiori Bell
INVITE // Paper Divas Us
ATTIRE// Krustallos Couture // Friar Tux + Stitch and Tie
Are you craving more? Be sure to check out the top 5 Dallas Wedding Venues! Engaged? Be sure to check out more real weddings! Still looking for your wedding photographer in North Texas or Southern California? Contact me today!