Joshua Tree Engagement Photos: Jessica + Matt

Jessica + Matt chose Joshua Tree for their engagement photos because of its unique, yet simple + natural beauty. I love that the photos are a perfect mix of homespun, ethereal and totally Jessica + Matt! Thanks so much to Priscila Valentina Photography for sharing these stunning photos with us today and be sure to read the sweet story of how Jessica + Matt met at the end of the feature!



save the date engagement photos

engagement photos with blanket

engagement photos with blanket

How they met as told by Jessica :)

When Matt and I met at a wedding in Denver, CO, I knew there was something special about him. I knew in my heart I’d be seeing him again, even though he lived in Wisconsin and I lived in California. A few days later, I received a friend request on Facebook, which led to lengthy messages, which led to emails, leading to texts, and finally to phone conversations. After about a month of daily communication, we made our relationship official and he bought his first of many plane tickets to come to California. The only thing keeping him in Wisconsin was school, and needless to say, there were many Skype sessions and tearful airport good-bye’s that year. Within two days of his graduation, I arrived at the Madison, WI airport where he picked me up and we drove 2,200 to California to start our lives together. He proposed a week later and here we are today!