Christina Julia Photography


Five National Parks to elope at on the East Coast

When couples start planning their elopement there’s always certain places that immediately come to mind. Some of the big name locations include Yosemite National Park in California, Moab National Park in Utah, the Oregon Coast in Oregon, or Olympic National Park in Washington. But a slight problem with all of them…they’re all on the West […]

5 national parks to elope at on the East Coast

Dramatic dark and moody Bride and Groom portraits

It’s very easy when planning anything on a large scale that details will start to fall through the cracks. You can easily start with one vision but it may not  become fully complete in the way you originally imaged. When choosing to elope you’re able to focus on the details that mean the most to […]

How couples can incorporate consistent and quality details throughout their elopement day

Should I have my photos taken at sunrise or sunset?

The number one question though I’m always asked as a photographer is “Should I have my photos taken at sunrise or sunset?” You can get your photos taken at any time of day BUT certain times of day are definitely better for photos. If you have the right photographer though, one that can handle the […]

Should I have my photos taken at Sunrise or Sunset?

Five vendors you should hire for your elopement

There’s a very common misconception that because you’re eloping you don’t need any vendors. For some reason there’s still this school of thought that an elopement means cheap, no details, and no personality. There are at least five vendors you should hire for your elopement day that can help put your style and personality into […]

5 vendors you should hire for your elopement day!

The differences between a wedding, intimate wedding, and an elopement.

Once you’re engaged you’ll delve into the planning process. You’ll decide how you want your special day to be represented and it’s more than just about the colors or fabrics. You need to decide on what kind of wedding you actually want. Do you want a traditional wedding, an intimate wedding or an elopement? Did […]

What are the differences between a wedding, an intimate wedding, and an elopement?

Three places to elope in Arizona

Once you make the decision to elope you are faced with the toughest choice of all…WHERE?! In a world of so much beauty it is difficult to find a place to elope. It’s almost near impossible to choose an actual location when there are so many beautiful places to choose from! Which is why I […]

Three places in Arizona to elope

Five tips for the first time Yosemite visit

So you’re getting ready for your first trip to Yosemite. How exciting! Yosemite is one of those places that you will never forget during your lifetime. Planning a trip can be very overwhelming, especially to a place that is as large as Yosemite and has so many sights to see. There’s also a great chance of […]

5 tips (and a bonus) for the first time Yosemite traveler!

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