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Scott A. Nelson Photography

Wedding Photographer
Main Office Location:
27762 Forbes Road, Suite 16
Laguna Niguel, California 92677
Contact: Scott A. Nelson
Phone: 949/207-3448 (office) or 310/779-7218 (cell)
Service Area:

All of Southern California, from Santa Barbara to San Diego.

Santa Monica Pier Engagement Session

Real Wedding Ideas: #engagement, #wedding photo ideas

The classy black and white outfits the couple wore give great contrast to the colorful background. Perfect choice!

We heart lattes, too!

We love all of the different backdrops that the Santa Monica Pier provides.

Flip flops to change into after heels. Always a smart decision!

A perfectly captured sunset through the trees—and through a kiss!

Such interesting backdrops really highlight this fun couple.

Newport Beach Real Wedding at Balboa Bay Club & Resort

Real Wedding Ideas: #ocean, #outdoor ceremony, #pink, #purple, #red, #roses, #yacht boat

A sweet text from the groom.

The beautiful bride, perfectly accessorized.

A champagne toast with your bridesmaids is a wedding day must!

Great location for a waterfront wedding. Set on 15.5 waterfront acres along California’s coastal Riviera, The Balboa Bay Club and Resort shines as a destination wedding venue.

A modern nautical-themed wedding.

Handsome groomsmen looking sharp and fashionable in their purple ties.

The vibrant pink and purple color scheme looks fantastic against the sparkling blue water.

The beautiful waterfront ceremony.

Couldn't have asked for more perfect weather!

Congrats to the newlyweds!

Love that the bride matched her shoes to the wedding flowers. Fuchsia is HOT!

Dance the night away!

Ending the evening with a private toast between the bride and groom.

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Verified Reviews from Real Brides & Grooms

“He took shots that a regular photographer wouldn’t have known to take. There wasn’t a shot that he missed. He managed to blend in perfectly. I think what makes stand out from other photographers is the angle of the shots and the way they are framed. It really makes each picture like a movie. His years of experience show up in the quality of the pictures. His pictures are incredible.”

“I’m not exactly happy in front of a camera. He helped me get over my discomfort in front of the camera, and the pictures were amazing.”

“We were extremely satisfied with his services. He was on time, ready, and had an assistant that was very knowledgeable. He did a great job of capturing the important shots and staging shots that he knew would look good. Scott did a fabulous job of getting us the pictures and creating CDs and DVDs of all our pictures, too. I can ABSOLUTELY recommend Scott!”

“He worked extremely well with my wedding coordinator and my huge crazy family. He is personable, honest, caring, and reliable. As the process of our wedding started to take place, Scott was there the whole way. I felt more inclined to call him, not my wedding planner, about things that I should or shouldn’t do for our big day. Our wedding day was unforgettable and we both think that Scott was the backbone.”

“Scott was super-nice, professional, absolutely ethical, and made us feel comfortable. His work is amazing! I couldn’t have asked for anything more. Scott is a great guy and a fantastic artist.”

“Scott continues to see each wedding as a distinctively unique event, trying to find a special way to take each shot. With Scott, you get great pictures and a really nice guy to assure a happy experience on your big day.”

“He always had a smile on his face and was patient with our guests. We actually had many friends who asked for his number! He caught things that you couldn’t even imagine. He has such a

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