Entries by Eric Leslie

COVID-19 Stole Senior Year

Compared to the livelihoods of the millions out of work, having all the senior year activities like Prom and walking for your diploma with your friends can seem small. For these kids, it’s something they’ve been looking forward to their whole lives. Everyone has endured their own hardships through the pandemic. While still being responsible […]

Sequoia Mansion Wedding // Stephanie ❤ Ryan

It’s always fun and inspiring to shoot at a new venue in a new city. The Sequoia Mansion in Placerville was a beautifully restored home set at the foot of the Sierras in Placerville. The big windowed veranda was perfect let in that wonderful golden light and keep everyone comfortable from the cool autumn air.

TBS Ranch Wedding // Joleen ❤ Jordan

When mother of the groom is a florist, you know the decor is going to be fantastic. The primary color orange is a tough one to get right. It’s easy to fall in to garish territory. The orange flowers were expertly choosen and everything just look fantastic making for a beautiful autumn wedding at TBS […]

Reno Wedding ❤ Abbey & Angel

I had the pleasure of going up over the hill into Reno to shoot Abbey and Angels wedding. The ceremony took place dowtown at the very unique St. Mary’s Amphitheater. The seating rows rose up really high above the stage which offered some really cool points of view looking down on the ceremony from above. […]

California Untamed: My First Documentary

Let’s talk about that time I took a big leap to persue a dream. That time I went and shot my first documentary of Ryan Spitz running the 330 mile California Untamed course. He ran from Arcata, California through the mountains of the Kalamath NF, Six Rivers NF, next to the Russian Wildernes and the […]

Stronghold Ranch Wedding ❤ Taylor and Steven Burris

It can be nerve wracking when one of your wedding vendors has to pull out somewhat last minute. Especially when it’s the venue 3 months out. Luckily they were able to pin down the Stronghold Ranch in Whitemore California. My first wedding there, I was pleasently suprised! It’s set just high enough in elevation to […]

Tasha and Brian’s Wedding at the Gaia

Most of the fall season up here in Norcal was very mild to warm with almost zero percipitation. Except that on Sept 28 it was chilly and threatening to rain. Such is the way of things, but it didn’t dampen things. Tasha and Brian exhcanged vows in front of the closest friends and family at […]

Lauf Family at Turtle Bay Arboretum

I say this every year and I’ll continue to say how cool it is to literally see a family grow up and be theone to shoot their family photos every step of the way. The first time before the twins were born. Then a gender reveal and yearly there after. This time though, DJ brough […]