Summer 2017 Promo

Hey guys! It’s almost “Summer-summer-summer time!” We are offering a 10% off discount for packages booked from now until August 31st. Mention the promo code MCJSUMMER2017 and get this amazing deal for yourself and loved ones.

– MCJ

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It is such an honor to film weddings for family and friends…

This year has been busy with filming loved ones! This past weekend, we had the privilege of capturing the wedding of childhood friends of mine, Ambar and Chris, and I am so excited to share it with everyone! Next fall, it will be our very own Charlene of MCJ ‘s turn. Ah…Emotion-overload!!! While waiting for these highlight videos, please enjoy one of our all-time favorite Save-the-Dates with our friends, Erika and Adrian ❤

 

…Stay tuned.

-J

 

 

‘Tis the Season…for a mountain trip.

It was such a treat to be able to explore Lake Arrowhead this past weekend with Emone and Stanly 🙂 One of the things that I love about our job is that we get to travel…even when we weren’t planning to go to the mountains this holiday season for fun, we got to go for work… AWWWWWESOME!!! It was such a gorgeous day; crisp air, fall leaves, and tall Christmas trees galore. We even got to bring my puppy, Berry,  along to be in some of the shots…so adorable!!!!  Melanie, Andrew, and I had a blast with you cuties 🙂

 

❤ J

Please enjoy Emone and Stanly’s Behind the Scenes Engagement/Save the Date Video

Emone + Stanly: Save the Date from MCJ Impressions on Vimeo.

To the new Mr. and Mrs. Maher <3

Trailer link: https://vimeo.com/188092342

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Music: “Let Me Love You” by DJ Snake featuring Justin Bieber

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Celebrating in the beautiful Malibu, CA sun.

All the guests received these awesome sunglasses for the summer event, as well as these programs that were probably used as fans. Boy was it toasty out here LOL.

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The groom, Danny, trying to get his tie perfect for when he sees his bride 🙂

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Groomsmen being silly on the sand and rocking these awesome yellow dinosaur socks!

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Say “hello” to our gorgeous bride Jacqueline .

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Beautiful bright yellow dresses waiting to be worn for the big day. Such fun colors that contrasted and complemented perfectly with the summer sun.

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Family and friends hanging out with the bride and bridesmaids as they got ready: Mother of the bride, Juliana, striking a pose and looking sassy, and flower girl, Madeline showing off that adorable shy smile.

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While in Israel, Jacqueline bought these Hebrew pendants, meant to be saved for her wedding day. She gave them to her mother and told her to save them for her future husband. “I belong to my beloved and my beloved belongs to me.” Jackie and Danny later exchanged them during their wedding ceremony.screen-shot-2016-09-15-at-1-51-15-pm

Fun in the sun with some sunglasses and slippers! I’m sure every bride and bridesmaid wished they could be as comfortable as these girls haha!screen-shot-2016-09-15-at-1-38-49-pm

A surprised Danny seeing his beautiful bride for the very first time in her dress. But that definitely did not take away from the priceless look he got when he saw her walking down the aisle.jd_first-look-and-ceremony-synced-sequence-still005jd_first-look-and-ceremony-synced-sequence-still004

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Jackie: I do.

Guest: What was that?

Jackie: OF COURSE I DO!

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Every time the photographers and I told Jackie and Danny to kiss for a picture they definitely had no problem! We had so much fun with them during our portrait session!

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Our bride and groom arrive for their grand entrance into the reception. And their guests greet them with open arms.

As the lights surrounded them, Danny hands his new bride a white rose as they dance for the first time.

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Guests cheer, as Ray, the father of the bride, gets a little emotional welcoming his daughter and new son-in-law.

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Thomas, the father of the groom keeps it short, yet meaningful: “May your first child be a strong and masculine child!”

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Leah, the Matron of Honor.
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John, the Best Man.
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Ray, the father of the bride, blushing as he gets to dance with Jacquie.
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Danny & Jacquie thanking all their guests for coming.
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Jacquie doing the “Married Ladies” Dance 😀
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Danny about to throw the garter. These single guys don’t look very ready…
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It’s finally party time! Jacquie and Danny mingling with one of their many guests.
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Being lifted up during the “Horah” looks like they’re having so much fun! Makes me wish I was Jewish LOL.

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Ending their photo shoot during a beautiful California sunset… The End  ❤

Keep a lookout…there are new things afoot!

Jennifer here 🙂 It’s nice to be able to communicate with all of you. I know for a while we haven’t been able to post current events on our actual website, whether it be photos or videos, but with a new site comes a new way of doing things. We will be posting new blogs after events so that you’ll know what we are up to and KNOW OUR EVERY MOVE…haha just kidding. But yes, our next video adventure will be taking place in the BEAUTIFUL Malibu, CA, so keep a look out for that. Until then my friends… enjoy this.

– J

PS. A shout out to all of our couples from our past, you made this video what it is. Any film, music, or editing techniques used to make this is nothing compared to the natural beauty that we were able to capture ❤

MCJ Reel from MCJ Impressions on Vimeo.

Hello world

Welcome to our new website blog!

We hope everyone enjoys our new website blog format! Can’t believe it’s already been 8 years since we first launched. What a journey! Thank you thank you thank you to all our clients. It’s truly been an honor capturing your special moments! Much love, MCJ…and our pups…Mickey, Norman and Berry. =)

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