traveling wedding & elopement
photographer

I'm Ria,

I'm a Southern California based photographer traveling worldwide for weddings, elopements & love. There's nothing that makes me happier than making other people feel fucking GREAT about themselves. I care about eternalizing your story, no matter your race, gender, sexuality or body type — i’m here for you.

So much of life happens in the smallest of moments,so let's have a good ass time capturing them together. 

but call me RiRi 

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creating timeless moments

for Sentimental Souls

elopements

couples

NATURAL | timeless | FILM-INSPIRED imagery 

"Ria was nothing short of incredible! She was so organized and responsive during the months leading up to our wedding. She is a great communicator and has the most gentle, but fun personality. Ria is SO talented and captured our wedding day perfectly. I love how timeless her photos are - we can’t stop looking at them over and over again. I would recommend Ria to anyone getting married! She listened to exactly what we envisioned and didn’t miss one family/friend photo that we had on our checklist. Thank you so much Ria!"

EMILY & AUSTIN

"ria was nothing short of incredible!"

“I cannot even begin to express how happy we are with Ria and her gorgeous photography! We ended up eloping at the courthouse after postponing our wedding to 2021 and not only did she capture the most STUNNING photos of our day, but she went above and beyond in every way. She scouted out the perfect locations ahead of time and even suggested a vintage car rental - an idea that was so perfectly us and made for some epic sunset photographs. Not to mention it added to the memories and the whole experience!
She made the day so fun and we felt so comfortable with her! The pictures are better than we could have ever dreamed of."

HANNAH & JESSE

"she went above and beyond in every way"

"I cannot say enough amazing things about Ria!! When the location for our engagement shoot fell through (scheduling conflict, not her fault!), she went out of her way to scope out several other potential locations that had the vibe we were looking for, and man did she deliver! On the day of the shoot, I was pretty nervous because my fiancé hates taking pictures, but she made him/us feel so comfortable and natural in front of the camera. We just got the full gallery back and to say we’re obsessed would be an understatement! She is incredibly talented, kind, organized, and thoughtful. Hiring her has been the best decision throughout the wedding planning process so far, and we can’t wait to take our wedding pictures with her next year!"

KYRA & NIKOLA

"She is incredibly talented, kind, organized, and thoughtful"

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I'm Ri, a California-based intimate wedding and elopement photographer capturing timeless moments for sentimental souls. I travel world-wide for love and spend way too much time romanticizing my life.