Delivering an effortless experience for joy-filled couples in love who are inspired by and drawn to the world’s beauty.

Rachael Kazmier is an…


Your adventure awaits

I’m Rachael Kazmier

Let’s toss out the traditional online meeting for something that feels a little more us. Imagine we’re at a sidewalk café (in Amalfi Coast, Italy, perhaps?) chatting over scoops of strawberry gelato, or at a restaurant in Paris clinking coupes of French champagne.

I’d tell you I’m a Chicago-based girl with a traveler’s heart. That I spend my free time baking, relaxing in my favorite SoCal beach town, or walking my sweet golden retriever puppy, Camper. 

Mostly, though, I’d listen as you shared all about the love of your life, your family and friends, and the intimate, meaningful celebration you’re hoping for at your destination wedding. 

You’d tell me how you want a wedding day that not only looks gorgeous in photos – but one that also feels like the happiest day of your life. Effortless. Fun. Elegant. Easy.

We’d skip the Pinterest boards because we’re not repurposing someone else’s vision. We’re creating your day, one that’s a true reflection of you as a couple and has your guests agreeing, “That’s so them!”

Hi! It’s so nice to meet you.

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Professional, kind, giving, and the most beautiful, positive energy you could ever want to be around.

Which – when it comes to getting married – is pretty much the best thing you could ask for in your photographer! Rachael will make sure your wedding is stress-free, and she’ll capture you and your partner in the most genuine way possible.

Jessie + Ben

A timeless affair full of southern charm and upscale touches in Charleston, South Carolina. 


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Seaside luxury and more florals than you can imagine, this elegant wedding was inspired by wanderlust.

montage laguna beach Wedding


Ocean breeze, blooming orchids, and draped tuscan arbors enhance this coastal northern California wedding. 

ritz carlton half moon bay wedding


The portfolio

A collection of far away places and real-life fairy tales

Your upcoming wedding is a big part of your life – but it’s not the only part. You want to hand the vision for your day to professionals who will take care of every detail, so you can simply show up and enjoy making some of the happiest memories of your life in one of the most beautiful settings on earth. You’re in just the right place. My team will partner closely with your wedding planner and vendors to give your loved ones the personal, luxury experience of your dreams.

Everlasting images + meaningful experiences made possible by…

Professional expertise, a genuine enthusiasm for you as a couple, and an emphasis on relationships.

Right this way, please

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Snapshots from a destination wedding photographer & lifelong traveler.