Dani Padgett Weddings.


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family sitting on bench together

Genuine affection, contagious sweetness, and precious daily moments captured. An absolute delight to document this loving family.

Miller Family Home Session

Stunning autumn wedding for Andrew and Jordan at Tivoli in San Diego County.

Jordan and Andrew Blog

This intimate wedding was more than a celebration of their union, but a beautiful laid-back family gathering after a long two years of Covid isolation.

Intimate Estate Wedding Gathering

This was one of those free spirted Autumn family sessions, where the kids got messy, the dogs ran wild and everyone just went with the flow.

Late Autumn Family Session

Every season is engagement photo season on Mt. Tam. A place that is special and specific to the Bay Area, just as much as North Beach or Dolores Park.

Monica + Drew

Set in the hills of California Gold Country, Laura + Sebastian may very well have hosted the party of the year! Every detail of their wedding was considered and each element was elegant and picturesque.

Laura + Sebastian

To know Chico is to love Chico, and this wedding featured all of our favorite small town spots.

Retro Chico Wedding

Mandy + Brian’s wedding encapsulated the importance of ritual, of family, and of sense of place. Their love left me in awe and reflecting on the meaning of what I do- capturing the most special & intimate moments of our interweaving lives.

At Home Wedding

family on blanket together

Upper park family session Fall in Chico is one of my favorite seasons to photograph outside.  The light is so dreamy and soft during golden hour that I am very drawn to Upper Bidwell Park.  That’s where I wanted to shoot this playful family session.  It’s a great time of year to get create some photos that are […]

Upper Park Family Shoot

portrait of a brunette on orange

A fun portrait day in the studio with the beautiful Maya on colorful backdrops. Experimenting with fun outfits and colorful gels.

Studio Portrait with Maya