e use our Engagement sessions to get to know each one of our couples before their big days. Get comfy in front of the camera as we capture timeless memories that many of our couples have used to decorate their wedding day with! We capture a mix of candid and posed but we do guide you every step of the way!


southern california

Coto De Caza Photography

Thomas Riley Wilderness Park

Photography Locations

San Juan Capistrano Photography

San Juan Capistrano MIssion

Orange County Photography

Camper Van REntal

Oc Photography

Santa Ana Art District 

Tustin Photography 

Anaheim canyon Nature Center

Laguna Beach Photography

Laguna Beach Off Ocean

Mission Viejo Photography

Oso Parkway mission viejo

Newport Beach 

Lido Villa and Marina 

La Photography

Los Angeles Barcade

Engagement Locations

San Juan Capistrano Mission is a fantastic destination for photographers due to its rich historical significance and architectural beauty. The mission grounds are adorned with lush landscaped gardens, featuring colorful flowers, tranquil fountains, and shaded walkways, creating idyllic settings for capturing family, couples and newlyweds. As one of the oldest missions in California, San Juan Capistrano Mission offers a glimpse into the region's Spanish colonial past, making it a culturally significant site to photograph.

Thomas F. Riley Wilderness Park presents an array of natural landscapes that make it an exceptional spot for photography. Here's why it's a great place for capturing images. With its mix of woodlands, grasslands, and riparian zones, the park provides photographers with diverse ecological settings to photograph, each with its own distinct charm and character. Throughout the year, the park undergoes seasonal transformations, whether it's the blooming wildflowers of spring or the vibrant foliage of autumn, offering photographers a constantly evolving canvas to photograph.

Jennifer and Cesar rented the cutest and trendiest camper van! We parked the van at Carbon Regional Park in Brea California and we captured the couples love! Honestly I highly recommend this! Renting the van made the engagement session so unique to their relationship. They love to travel and they have been to many national parks around the United States. A camper van serves as a charming and unconventional backdrop. Camper vans come in different styles, allowing you to choose one that matches your personal style.

Santa Ana's Art District is renowned for its colorful murals and street art, providing an array of eye-catching backdrops for engagement photos. From bold geometric patterns to intricate graffiti art, there's no shortage of artistic inspiration. Beyond murals, the Art District is home to quirky shops, trendy cafes, and eclectic boutiques, offering unique settings and photo opportunities that capture the essence of the area's artistic flair. It's an opportunity to capture your love story against a backdrop of urban artistry and cultural diversity, resulting in photos that are as dynamic and unique as your relationship.

Despite its proximity to urban areas, the Oak Canyon Nature Center offers couples a sense of privacy and seclusion, allowing them to focus on each other and create meaningful moments without distractions. Anaheim Hills Oak Canyon Nature Center offers a serene and beautiful setting for capturing romantic couple pictures.  The Oak Canyon Nature Center boasts mature oak trees, native plants, and peaceful streams, providing a charming backdrop for couples to create lasting memories together.  It provides couples with a peaceful and charming backdrop for capturing romantic and natural couple pictures, making it an ideal location to celebrate their love amidst the beauty of nature

The crashing waves and sandy shores contribute to a Laguna Beaches gorgeous coastal scene that's perfect for capturing the essence of a couple's love against the backdrop of nature's splendor. The expansive ocean creates a stunning windy wetting for sunset photos, with its vast expanse stretching to the horizon, adding a sense of grandeur and beauty to the images. The charm adds a relaxed and laid-back vibe and the sound of the waves and the salty sea breeze create a soothing atmosphere, allowing couples to feel at ease and enjoy the moment. 

Oso Parkway is surrounded by landscapes, including rolling hills, lush greenery, and meandering pathways, providing a charming backdrop for engagement photos that highlights the beauty of nature. The parkway offers a peaceful and tranquil environment, allowing couples to relax and enjoy each other's company while the photographer captures candid and intimate moments amidst the natural surroundings. Oso Parkway in Mission Viejo offers couples the opportunity to create beautiful and timeless photos that reflect their love and relationship amidst the natural beauty of Southern California.

Lido Village and Marina exude coastal charm with its harbor, sailboats, and waterfront promenade. The scenic views of the marina and surrounding waterways provide a romantic and relaxed ambiance for the engagement session. The marina features scenic walkways and waterfront promenades that offer stunning views of the harbor and surrounding landscapes. Couples can stroll hand in hand along the waterfront, enjoying the beauty of the scenery while the photographer captures candid moments of their love and affection. It even makes for a cute date night after we capture the photos!

Los Angeles barcade or billiards pool table bar offers a unique and personalized space that reflects the couple's interests and personality.  Barcades and pool table bars have a playful and casual atmosphere that encourages laughter, fun, and spontaneity. Friendly competition, play vintage arcade games, or shoot pool together, creating candid and authentic moments that capture their genuine connection. Barcades often feature retro arcade games from the '80s and '90s, evoking feelings of nostalgia and nostalgia for the couple. Playing classic games like Pac-Man, Space Invaders, or pinball can spark fond memories and create a sense of nostalgia that adds depth.

Palm Spring Photography

Joshua Tree & Palm Springs

Newport Beach Photography

Dana Point Engagement

Brea Engagement

Carbon Canyon

Oc Photography

Old Town Orange

Newport Beach Photography 

Newport Civic Center

Santa Monica Photography 


An engagement session in Joshua Tree and Palm Springs offers a diverse and captivating setting for creating unforgettable photos.  From expansive desert vistas to hidden oases, Joshua Tree offers a range of breathtaking locations for capturing dynamic and memorable photos. Couples can explore the park's diverse terrain, creating images that are both adventurous and romantic. Sunset sessions in Joshua Tree cast a warm and enchanting glow over the desert landscape, providing a magical backdrop for capturing the couple's love as the day comes to a close. The changing colors of the sky create a captivating atmosphere for romantic and heartfelt moments.

The cliffs are adorned with native coastal vegetation, including wildflowers, cacti, and coastal shrubs, adding to the scenic beauty of the area. Get ready to climb some big rocks on the adventurous session! Couples can explore the rugged terrain and discover hidden coves and rocky outcroppings for unique and captivating photo opportunities. The Dana Point cliffs provide panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean, creating a stunning backdrop for engagement photos. The expansive ocean vistas, crashing waves, and rugged coastline offer a dramatic and picturesque setting that captures the beauty and power of the sea.

The park is known for its stunning natural beauty, featuring lush greenery, tranquil lakes, and scenic hiking trails. It offers a peaceful escape from the urban hustle and bustle, allowing visitors to reconnect with nature and enjoy the outdoors. We use many different areas of the park. It takes about 10 minutes to walk into the redwoods so make sure to bring comfortable shows. Carbon Canyon Regional Park boasts several miles of scenic hiking trails that wind through the park's diverse terrain. These trails offer opportunities for leisurely walks, brisk hikes, and wildlife viewing, allowing visitors to explore the park's natural wonders at their own pace.

Old Towne Orange, often referred to as the "Orange Plaza Historic District," is a vibrant and charming neighborhood located in the city of Orange, California.
Old Town Orange is known for its well-preserved historic buildings, including Victorian-era homes, Craftsman-style bungalows, and quaint storefronts. The architectural diversity and vintage charm of the area provide a picturesque backdrop for engagement photos. Old Town Orange boasts a vibrant culinary scene with charming cafes, cozy coffee shops, and quaint restaurants offering al fresco dining options. Couples can enjoy a romantic meal or leisurely coffee date together, creating opportunities for candid and intimate photos in a relaxed and casual setting.

The Civic Center features contemporary architecture characterized by clean lines, sleek angles, and modern materials. Designed to blend seamlessly with the surrounding landscape, the Civic Center offers a visually stunning and sophisticated aesthetic.  At the heart of the Civic Center is Newport Beach's City Hall, which serves as the administrative hub for the city's government. The City Hall building features a distinctive design with a soaring glass facade, providing abundant natural light and panoramic views of the surrounding area. Overall, the Newport Beach Civic Center is a vibrant and dynamic hub that serves as the civic, cultural, and social center of the community.

I love in home sessions! I adore the idea of photographing and capturing moments in your unique space! Your home offers a uniquely intimate and personal backdrop for creating meaningful and memorable photos. It's a reflection of your personalities, style, and love story. By choosing to have your engagement session at home, you're creating a personalized setting that authentically represents who you are as a couple. The sentimental details that add depth and significance to your photos. Whether in Orange County, Dallas, Manhattan, Palm Springs or Los Angeles, let us make your home session photography made for the two of you!

First things first, our engagement sessions are complimentary with every package. Only looking to have your engagement session captured? See the next step! 


Step 01/05

If you'd like to chat, we can set a meeting. If you want to jump right into a session we can send you a list of weekday and weekend dates to choose from. Let us know where you want to take pictures and if you need help picking the perfect spot, we have a long list of locations.

Finding a day!

Step 02/05

Once we pick a day its very important when we take the photos! Depending on the location you choose, the session will start 1.5 hours before the sunset! This will give us the prettiest lighting for photos!

The Right Time!

Step 03/05

We will send you a style guide on what to wear in case you're having trouble picking out outfits! Let us help prepare you with our list of tips and tricks.

What to wear?

Step 04/05

You've done your hair and makeup, and you've gotten all dressed up and it's time to take some photos! We will help guide and pose you so theres no need to worry about feeling awkward!  

On the day!

Step 05/05


krista & Lucas | Photo

I am so happy I chose Bairly Media to capture our wedding day! The photos are absolutely incredible and I couldn't be happier. Seriously... the photos look like they are straight out of a wedding magazine!! Also Aja and the second shooter were so helpful during my wedding day. Aja seriously knows what she's doing, she could be a wedding coordinator lol!! She was directing us and making sure we got all the pictures we wanted. My friends and family couldn't stop taking about how amazing the picture are!! It took less than 3 weeks to get my full wedding gallery back which is unheard of! I get to cherish these photos forever!! You will be so glad you chose Bairly Media to capture your big day!

"Seriously... the photos look like they are straight out of a wedding magazine!! 

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