WELCOME, I'M CATHERINE HATFIELD!

COASTAL MONTEREY CA WEDDING & PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHER

Whether you’re getting married or simply highlighting one of life’s most important moments, I’m the photographer for you. I can make you feel confident and look incredible in front of the camera, while carefully crafting and capturing the moments of your big day in a way that beautifully tells the story of your love. Contact us today and let’s get this journey together started!

They say your life is measured by moments that take your breath away, and we believe your most treasured moments should be remembered forever through timeless photography.

Whether you’re a newly engaged couple, a mama longing for beautiful images of treasured moments or a photographer looking to grow your business, we have something for you!

SERVING THE GREATER MONTEREY AND SANTA CRUZ AREA

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WEDDING & PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHY FOR FOR LIFE'S MOST TREASURED MOMENTS

I believe in real moments and chasing sunsets.   
I create beautiful and emotional imagery that tells a story to remind you of the joy that can be found in the simplest of moments together. That’s why I founded my photography business –  to capture genuine emotions of your life’s biggest moments.

As your photographer, I vow to wholeheartedly serve you with a stress-free and fun experience, celebrate with you during this special season in your life, and provide emotive, timeless, classic photography that will be cherished for years to come.

WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING

From the initial consultation to the final product, I was blown away and knew we found the right photographer for us. They captured our special moments of our big day and provided us with stunning photos that we will cherish forever.

Sarah + David

WEDDINGS & COUPLES

PROPOSALS, BRIDALS, RECEPTIONS & PHOTO BOOTH

On your wedding day, we believe every emotion, moment, and detail is important. From champagne toasts with your girls, teary-eyed vows with your love, and dancing with your dad – each joyous moment you’ll want to remember forever. That’s where we come in. We will capture your love story in a way that is both breathtaking and unforgettable. With our careful attention to detail and artistic eye, your photos will be more than just pictures, they will be a visual love letter to each other. Let us help you remember this moment for a lifetime. Contact us today and let’s embark on this journey together. We can’t wait to meet you!

ENGAGEMENT

  • Announce your engagement or photos for your “Save the Date” cards.
  • Surprise proposals are also so fun!
Monterey Wedding Asilomar Photography

BRIDALS

  • Bride and groom in their wedding attire prior to the wedding day.  Also works great for a first look!
  • The beach at golden hour is always amazing and the dry sand brushes off wedding clothes nicely.

ELOPEMENTS

  • Perfect for the intimate, private experience just for the couple.
  • More intimate wedding day that is most memorable for you and your fiancé.

Family Sessions

Creating timeless family portraits

Monterey Bay Family Photographer

OUTDOORS

  • Beaches or trails in Monterey County
  • The hour or two before sunset is ideal
  • Morning sessions also available
  • 30 or 60 minute sessions
6 month baby photos

HOME

  • Your favorite place with your family
  • Mid-morning to mid-afternoon works best for indoors
  • Contact me to set up a date and time
Extended Family Sessions in Monterey California

EXTENDED FAMILY

  • Destination family gatherings
  • Ideal for groups of 10-40
  • 30, 60 or 120 minutes
  • Contact me for more date/time options

SENIORS

Celebrating Graduating High School Seniors

Seniors Photographer Monterey California

SPRINGTIME

  • I recommend springtime for your photos!  Senioritis is at it’s peak, you’re soooo excited for the future, and you have a pretty good idea where you’re headed for college!

  • March-June is the best time.  We typically have a pretty quick turn around.
Carmel Valley Senior Photographer

DETAILS

  • I usually recommend a mix of urban and beach or a place with lots of variety.

  • Outfit changes welcome.

  • We can usually add in more dates if you don’t see a date that works for you – just ask.
Senior Photos Mountain Bike

INCLUDED

  • Your package comes with edited digital images to download, share and print.  Pick your favorite photos from your session for a little extra retouch.

  • No obligation to purchase additional products, although you can easily order prints right from your gallery.

Headshots & Events

SOCIAL MEDIA, WEB, BRANDING & MORE

HEADSHOTS

Business Headshot Photographer

BRANDING

Business Marketing Photographer

EVENTS