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We are very excited to finally share a recent Cabo San Lucas destination wedding with you! We brought back so many photographs that it took us a while to sort through them all. And although we’ve been posting sneak peeks here and there I’m sure everyone is dying to see the actual wedding photographs. Without further ado, our favorites:

Nishika choose to wear a traditional Sri-Lankan sari which requires quite an elaborate process to put on. But guess what? The longer the process takes the more we like it :) My pet peeve are dresses with one zipper and no hooks which takes about 2.5 seconds to put on :) Love this preparation moment!

Hacienda Cocina Cantina Beach wedding preparation


Hacienda Cocina Cantina Beachbride getting ready


This was one of my favorite First Looks – I couldn’t decide which of the three photos to post and decided to feature all three of them.

Hacienda Cocina Cantina Beach first look


Nishika and Jake were staying in a gorgeous villa in Cabo San Lucas and we enjoyed having a bit of time to walk around it for the portraits.

Hacienda Cocina Cantina Beach bride and groom portrait


Hacienda Cocina Cantina Beach bridal portrait


Hacienda Cocina Cantina Beach destination wedding photography


We love shooting in nature, but beautiful architectural details is what really gets me going. I love, love, love playing with light and all the lines.

Hacienda Cocina Cantina Beach wedding photographer


The view down from the villa:

Hacienda Cocina Cantina Beach wedding couple photography


And then it was time to go to go to Hacienda Cocina y Cantina for the wedding ceremony. We actually loved the location so much that we came back for dinner with a view the day after the wedding ;)

Getting married in Hacienda Cocina Cantina Beach


Hacienda Cocina Cantina Beach wedding ceremony details


There’s nothing we like more than emotional grooms:

Hacienda Cocina Cantina Beach bride walking aisle


Not bad for a ceremony location, huh? :) It was slightly overcast the whole day which contributed to all the beautiful colors during ceremony:

Hacienda Cocina Cantina Beach colorful wedding reception


Hacienda Cocina Cantina Beach wedding ceremony


Just another fun portrait spot at the villa:

Hacienda Cocina Cantina Beach fun wedding reception


Their first dance:

Hacienda Cocina Cantina Beach wedding first dance


This must have been my favorite moment – a lantern release! I’ve seen images of lantern releases before, but they are not usually allowed in the States so this was a rare chance to document it:

Hacienda Cocina Cantina Beach wedding lantern release


All the wonderful vendors who made the day happen:

Ceremony & Reception Venue: Hacienda Cocina y Cantina
Wedding Planning & Design: Cabo Weddings by Tammy Wolff
Hair & Makeup: Neysa Beman
DJ/Band: DJ Mijares
Catering: Hacienda Cocina y Cantina

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Mike and Nat are a husband and wife photography team based in San Francisco Bay Area. Their relaxed style allows them to capture authentic moments while creating a stress-free experience. Choco Studio photographs weddings throughout the San Francisco Bay Area including Napa, Sonoma, Carmel, and Monterey.