favorite locations

ironwood park 

With a large variety of desert trees + plants, this location is spectacular during golden hour. A lovely combination of the desert with lively color, soft light, and dreamy backgrounds. So many possibilities at this gem in the desert.

coachella valley preserve

Open skies + land decorated with a desert horizon of plateaus to take your breath away. This location is ideal for couples who love to dance in the wind like nobody is watching, laugh until it hurts, + live passionately so no second is wasted and no smile is left behind. Book an early morning session if you'd like to be photographed in the hiking trails or an evening session for a jaw-dropping sunset.  

cahuilla hill park

With layers of desert landscape, beautiful leading lines, + gorgeous rock formations, this desert backdrop is perfect for locals who want to show off the natural beauty right in our backyard. The sunset/sunrise golden light reflects off the sand + accentuates pops of color. 

joshua tree

The iconic, timeless, + dazzling location that is perfect for everyone! This location is filled with an endless amount of beauty + Joshua Trees, boulders, and natural framing with perfect light to showcase your unique story of life, love, + adventure. Parking fee ($35) apply at park entrance or you can trust me to find the perfect dupe spot. 

Images captured at each location by Rachel Hoops of Rachel Ash Photo, Palm Springs Lifestyle + Wedding Photographer. 

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