jo ann manolis photography

Welcome to the blog of Jo Ann Manolis Photography! I’m a wedding, portrait, and fine art photographer based in Santa Cruz, CA. I’ve created this blog as a means of sharing my work and life with my clients, family, and friends. I’ll be updating it regularly with my latest work, thoughts and ideas regarding photography and art, and links to many fabulous artists and vendors. So, take a look around, enjoy, and leave me a message here if you’re inspired. I can also be reached directly by e-mail via my website: joannmanolisphotography.com, or by phone at: (831)359-7948. Thanks for stopping by!

Monthly Archives: September 2014

Santa Lucia Preserve Wedding Photographer

This sweet couple joined hands at the beautiful Santa Lucia Preserve a few weeks ago. Friends and family traveled across the country and even the globe to celebrate their union. Pat and I felt so honored to be a part of it.

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Huge thanks to these amazing vendors:

Wedding Planning: Coastside Couture (thank you Karissa, Heidi, and Kayla!)
Venue/Catering: Santa Lucia Preserve
Florals: Amanda of Laughin’ Gal Floral
Cake: Freedom Bakery Confections
Hair: Beautification by Alyssa lyssivery@yahoo.com
Makeup: Amy Amaral pureskin1@sbcglobal.net
Event Rentals: Chic Event Renals
Shuttle Service: Main Event Transportation
Guitar during ceremony/cocktail hour: Matt Bacon
Videography: Mitch of Anchor Cinema
Officiant: Reverend Irv Spivak                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Photographer: Jo Ann Manolis Photography

 

T&B, We can’t thank you enough for having us. Your wedding day was simply incredible. We loved meeting you both as well as your wonderful family and friends. We wish you a lifetime of the infectious warmth and joy that you both share so beautifully with everyone around you.
With so much gratitude and love, Jo Ann & Pat