Pizzaiolo Wedding

Small weddings in our hometown make us so happy! We started our day with Helena and Daniel at the Claremont Hotel where we photographed the couple getting ready and seeing each other for the first time. Afterwards we hustled over to the Temescal neighborhood for their Pizzaiolo wedding. The ceremony took place on the back patio in the late afternoon sun, followed by drinks, dinner, and dancing inside the restaurant. Shooting at Pizzaiolo is such a treat for us: a cozy atmosphere, delicious food, and great people. What's not to love?

After dinner we grabbed the couple for some quick portraits before the sun set. We walked around the block and snagged some portraits in front of cute Oakland homes, rustic fences, and along the Temescal Alley.

These two were such a pleasure to work with and we wish them all the best together. Cheers to couples keeping it Oakland!

xoxo,

Chris and Christian

Detail of wedding dress and shoes in the Claremont Hotel in berkeley
Candid portrait of bride with mother and sister at the Claremont Hotel
Portrait of Bride before wedding at Claremont Hotel
Father of Groom adjusting his tie at the Claremont Hotel
First look at the Claremont Hotel
Bride and Groom during wedding ceremony at Pizzaiolo
Wedding ceremony at PIzzaiolo in Oakland
Pizzaiolo wedding
Kiss the bride at Pizzaiolo
Diptych of pizzaiolo wedding setup
Portrait of bride and groom in temescal neighborhood in Oakland
Black and white portrait of bride and groom in Temescal Oakland
Wedding rings on tiny flowers
Bride and groom kissing in temescal alley
Guests at pizzaiolo wedding in Oakland
Restaurant staff preparing food for Pizzaiolo wedding
Two photos from wedding at Pizzaiolo
Candid of mother of bride giving toast at Pizzaiolo
Pizzaiolo cake cutting
Dancing at PIzzaiolo in Oakland
Wedding guests in Temescal Oakland
Groom dancing at Pizzaiolo
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