Kristen Beinke is a wedding + lifestyle photographer who has a love for film, inspiring locations and natural light. Her approach to photography is to direct while also capturing moments as they unfold. Working with both film and digital mediums, Kristen believes that timeless images are always in style, and loves the thrill that every photo shoot brings.
Graduating in 2002 with a BA in commercial photography from Brooks Institute of Photography, Kristen has worked with many amazing wedding professionals in the area and beyond. This has earned her the ability to travel and shoot in beautiful places around the globe, her favorite being her home-town of Santa Barbara.