Engagement Photos near Chico California with Katie and Matt

The magical engagement session with Katie & Matt near Chico, California by Jim Vetter Photography.

We began at the New Clairvaux winery and then went into the country for a beautiful evening of photography with an amazing couple.

Joseph Phelps Vineyards Marriage Proposal in the rain – Rose and Michael

The surprise marriage proposal of Rose and Michael on a misty day in St. Helena, California at Joseph Phelps Vineyards. They flew in from the east coast for a getaway which turned out to be more than Rose expected! After their planned wine tasting, Michael took Rose outside and proposed in the rain. Congratulations, Rose & Michael! 

The moment of truth...
The moment of truth…
Celebratory hug...
Celebratory hug…
Letting it sink in...
Letting it sink in…
Enjoying the view...
Enjoying the view…
Remembering why they came here...
Remembering why they came here…
Getting their shoes REALLY muddy!
Getting their shoes REALLY muddy!