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Martin Johnson House Wedding in San Diego

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Kaily and Christer’s San Diego wedding at Martin Johnson House was one that I was waiting for all year!! They moved from Hawaii to California after their amazing engagement session in Hawaii as they finalized their wedding planning and get settled into a new chapter of their lives!

If you haven’t seen their beautiful Hawaii engagement session, check it out here:

Their wedding was nothing short of amazing! I arrived to get some getting ready shots at the bridal room, and I walked into the most beautiful scene! Kaily was getting the finishing touches on her makeup by @jt_hairandmakeup. After putting the finishing touches on her dress, we headed out with the bridal party to get some shots overlooking the Pacific Ocean!

When we arrived at Martin Johnson House in San Diego, I immediately found Christer and he was pacing back and forth, excited to see his future bride! Luckily, he didn’t have to wait long! Seeing the tears in his eyes as Kaily walked towards him, stunning in her dress by Nicole Miller, it was beautiful to capture!

groom sees bride walking down the aisle at Martin Johnson House

After the ceremony, it was off to take couples portraits on the coast of La Jolla! Seriously, the way that Kaily looks at Christer, you can see she finally found the love of her life!

Check out the highlights from their wedding day below:

Martin Johnson House Weddings | Vanessa Hicks Photography

Let me let you in on a little secret….if you play Backstreet Boys at your reception, I will make you scream I WANT IT THAT WAY right to my camera!!

Congratulations Kaily and Christer! I am so honored that you chose me to capture not only your engagement in Hawaii but your incredible wedding in San Diego! I truly love you guys!

Thanks to the AMAZING Wedding Vendors:

Venue: Martin Johnson House

Dress: Nicole Miller

Shoes: Badgley Mischka

Cake: Cute Cakes Bakery and Cafe

Photo Bus: SoCal Photobus

Florist: La Jolla Florist

Wedding Planner and Caterer: Abbey Catering

Are you planning your wedding at Martin Johnson House in San Diego? Well, what are you waiting for? Shoot me a message and let’s chat!

Check out a few more weddings:

Mikaela and Francisco’s Wedding in Maui

Kaitlin and Mitch’s Arizona Wedding at The Paseo

Kristara and Andrew’s La Jolla Elopement



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