Annie McElwain is a wedding and lifestyle photographer based in Los Angeles (though she's gladly willing to travel). Her photography goals include capturing authenticity and emotion, making her clients feel comfortable, and having fun. Her favorite mentor used to say, "Life is meant to be lived." She loves capturing people doing just that.
When Jessica Cruickshank — a Canadian TV host known for her MTV After Show
gigs — was fresh out of
university, she needed someone to edit a demo reel for what would become the job that launched her career. She was introduced to Evan, a TV editor, and the two hit it off so well, they have been together ever since. As Jessi says, she got the job — and the husband!
They recently wed at an antique store in Los Angeles, and the celebration was as full of life as the couple: from the details of her custom dress to the confetti rockets during their first kiss to the marching band that kicked off the reception. Click through the slideshow to see more of the big day.