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Vanilla Film wedding blog inspires you with real couples wedding day experience, unique stories and ideas, tips for your best day.

Forest Wedding at
Mount Rainier National Park

Shelan and Joshua's intimate forest wedding at Mount Rainier National Park was quite an adventure! They are so young, lively, full of adventurous spirit, yet so mature as a couple, and it made capturing their love so easy!

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Surprise Proposal by the Ocean

Connor and Nicole's surprise proposal session was truly unique in the way it was planned and organized. It could not have been more than perfect! Connor found us on Instagram through his sister's account and quickly reached out to us before the proposal date he had planned. We were so excited to capture this special moment as soon as Connor contacted us.

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Top 5 Malibu Wedding Venues

Are you looking for a dreamy wedding destination that offers wide-open spaces, sun-soaked scenic beauty, and beachfront bliss as the backdrop? If you are soon to get married and dream of such unique venues for your wedding, then Malibu is the perfect location! 

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5 Unique Wedding Venues
in San Diego

San Diego is California's second-largest city that boasts 70 miles of beaches, several tourist attractions, picturesque views, and a favorable climate around the year. With mountains, vineyards, deserts, and rugged terrain all in one place, it has become a popular tourist destination and a dreamy wedding destination for couples.

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Santa Barbara Elopement

Peter and Huyen had to eventually drop the idea of a big fun wedding. Many of their family & friends, especially the elderly, could not travel due to the covid restrictions. So they decided to keep it simple! They planned an intimate Santa Barbara elopement wedding and their entire focus was on making the day beautiful, simple yet memorable.

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Laguna Beach Elopement

Sunny and David are kind-hearted, introverted yet very much "outdoor people." The couple simply loves to go to beaches, explore, and often plan to hike over the weekends. They had beautiful plans to get married; however, due to the Covid, their goals got stuck. Sunny and David decided to turn the tides and turn their celebration into a Laguna Beach elopement wedding in California.

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What do Wedding Videographers really do?

When planning your big day, you will spend so much time perfecting every single detail to reflect your own unique story and vision. Yet, the wedding will feel like it passed in a heartbeat, like a beautiful dream. That is why preserving those memories is a priority for many engaged couples, with wedding videographers being one of the most effective ways to achieve that.

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Micro wedding in Dallas.
The Story of Daniela & Adrian

Leo Tolstoy wrote that all the happy families are alike, but every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way. You can bravely transfer this expression to all the newlyweds of long-suffering 2020 where every happy couple had to cope with COVID-19. Our today’s story is about one more couple whose plans were ruined by pandemic and whose adventure elopement was transferred into a family micro wedding.

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Wedding Cinematography & COVID:
How We’re Adapting

COVID-19 has challenged weddings since early 2020. The pandemic has had a massive effect on our customers, as well as our regular projects. Our clients have suffered a huge emotional toll, and thousands of weddings across Los Angeles have been called off.
At Vanilla Film, we sincerely care about each and every couple we work with.

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