Shannon Stellmacher

Capturing Love Beautifully


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As a visual artist and storyteller with a discerning eye, I create timeless images reflective not only of my style but the people in front of my camera. We attract clients who appreciate attention to detail and want something beyond the ordinary
— Shannon
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Known for her notable style, “Wine Country Couture,” Shannon specializes in vineyard and winery weddings. Her work has attracted clients from all over the world, as they entrust her to document their special day and to create edgy wedding portraits! As a top Napa and Sonoma Wedding Photographer for the last 15 years, Shannon brings years of knowledge and understanding to your wedding day.

With a discerning eye, love of fashion, and attention to detail, Shannon creates elegant fine art imagery with a fashion inspired edge. Her knowledge of lighting and posing, in combination with documentary photojournalism, results in a collection of images for her clients that is beyond ordinary.

The Studio caters specifically to discerning couples who place a high value on photography, and to those whom are equally committed to creating unique and artistic images while having a great time!

With residences in California and Florida, the Studio is excited to expand services to Orlando, Palm Beach, Miami, Tampa, Vero Beach, Savannah, Atlanta, New Orleans and beyond!

When not working, Shannon is usually relaxing on a beach. 707-631-0569

We absolutely love our wedding photos! They far surpassed my expectations. Thank you again! It was a pleasure working with you!
— Sonia + Anthony


Real Weddings

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Luxury Portrait Sessions + Personal Branding

We love creating the most beautiful images of yourself that you've ever seen.  We offer fully guided glamour portrait sessions as well as personal branding and corporate headshots.

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Now Offering California Couture Style Wedding Photography in Florida.

After 15 years of Luxury Wedding Photography in California’s Napa Valley, we are now Bi-Coastal and available for weddings and elopements in all of Florida, Savannah Georgia, Charleston, and New Orleans.

Our Portfolio is currently California based, but we bring our style and expertise everywhere we go!

We would love to shoot in Palm Beach, Orlando,
St. Augustine, Vero Beach, Clearwater, Palm Beach Gardens, and Miami. Venues Include, The Breakers Palm Beach, The Chesterfield Palm Beach, Castle Otttis, The Balcony Orlando, Vero Beach Hotel and Spa, The Cypress Grove Estate House Orlando, Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach Resort and Spa, The Coco Plum, PGA National Resort + Spa, Windsor Vero Beach and more.


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Contact Us For Information on personal or business Branding Sessions

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Get Married in
the Wine Country!

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Napa and Sonoma Wineries, Hotels and Wedding Venues.

As an experienced Napa Wedding Photographer documenting weddings primarily in the Wine Country for 15 years, we have had the honor of shooting at some of the most gorgeous locations. We have photographed hundreds of Napa and Sonoma Weddings and understand the unique qualities the area has to offer.

Sonoma Venues we have photographed weddings at include: Trentadue Winery, Kunde Estate, Viansa Sonoma, Chalk Hill Estates,
Annadel Estate Winery, Cornerstone Sonoma, Cline Cellars, Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn, Sonoma Golf Club, Ramekins Sonoma, The Generals Daughter,
Gundlach Bundschu Winery, Gloria Ferrer, St. Francis Winery, Stryker Sonoma, Healdsburg Country Gardens, Barn Diva, Kenwood Inn and Spa,
MacArthur Place Hotel and Spa, Atwood Ranch, Mission San Francisco Solano, Madrona Manor, Griffith Woods, Valley of the Moon Winery, and the amazing Jacuzzi Family Vineyards,

In the Napa Valley, we have photographed countless weddings at
V. Sattui Winery in St. Helena, as well as weddings at Brix Napa Valley, The Meritage Resort and Spa, The Harvest Inn, Merryvale Vineyards, The Napa Valley Wine Train, Meadowood Napa Valley, Carneros Resort and Spa, Napa Valley Country Club, Silverado Resort and Spa, Beringer Winery, Castello di Amorosa, Chardonnay Golf Club, Hotel Yountville, The Estate Yountville which includes Vintage House Napa Valley, Groezinger Estate House and Hotel Villagio.

Further North in Calistoga gorgeous venues such as Calistoga Ranch, Auberge, Solage, and Hans Fahden await!

While many clients live locally in the San Francisco Bay Area or Southern California, just as many from all over the world come to Napa or Sonoma to enjoy all that the Wine Country has to offer. If you are out of the area and planning a Destination Wedding to Napa or Sonoma, we are here to help! We are familiar with the vineyards, dark barrel rooms and caves, outdoor landscapes, and the unique lighting scenarios that present themselves throughout the day. With a Napa or Sonoma wedding, you will enjoy gorgeous wineries, great food, exceptional service, amazing views of the vineyards and mountains, boutique hotels and fabulous wine to name a few!

We have worked at countless wedding venues, but there are still many more we would love to photograph! Please contact us for more information ! While we are not wedding planners, we have helped plan a few weddings and have lots of great advice!


Destination Weddings!

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Destination Wedding Photography

We love travel, and as a native Californian, Shannon and her team have documented weddings throughout California. While the main body of work has been in the Napa and Sonoma Wine Country, she has also traveled throughout the state to capture weddings for clients in San Francisco and the surrounding SF Bay Area, San Diego, La Jolla, Coronado, Los Angelos, Santa Barbara, Palm Springs, Carmel, Monterey, Big Sur, Sacramento, and Lake Tahoe.

Destination Weddings have also brought us to Maui and Las Vegas. She have shot bridal couture in Greece and Italy.

Currently, we have residences in California and Florida. While continuing our work in our beloved home state, we are excited to branch out to New Areas in the South. We are excited to offer services in Palm Beach Florida, Orlando, Miami, The Keys, Destin, Tampa, and throughout the the state. We are also available for weddings in New Orleans, Savannah Georgia and Charleston South Carolina!

Being so close to the Bahamas has us dreaming of a destination wedding there as well! If you love our work, give us a ring!


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Camera Ready Portrait Makeup

Because we know camera ready make up lends itself to more beautiful wedding photos........

As a licensed Esthetician for over 15 years, Shannon is trained in make up for photography, bridal makeup, and specialized camouflage makeup techniques.

Pre-wedding skin care consultations available. 

Makeup + Photography by Shannon Stellmacher