A Grand Wedding Set In The Santa Monica Mountains

This is the fabulous wedding of Ann and Chris that took place in the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles. Sent to us from Melvin Gilbert Photography, he shares the story of how he captured this magical day.

Vera Wang Wedding Gown

Vera Wang Wedding Gown

Bride Getting Ready

Vera Wang Wedding Gown

Vera Wang Wedding Gown

Luxury Wedding Shoes

Luxury Wedding Accessories

Wearing a flowing gorgeous Vera Wang white dress and a suit that was sleek and accented with cuffs, shining new shoes, as well as a bowtie – there was no denying that these two were incredibly stunning and excited for their day.

Groom Getting Ready

Groom Getting Ready

Luxury Wedding Flowers

Pink Bridesmaid Dresses

Pink Bridesmaid Dresses

Having an outdoor ceremony and reception at Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles, it was the perfect setting for this grand occasion.

Bride and Groom First Look

Bride and Groom

Wedding Bouquet

Bride With Bouquet

Everything was decorated beautifully. From the ceremony to the reception, there were many twinkling lights accenting everything. Adding an element of romance, it went perfectly with the petals and flowers that adorned the tables. Smiling all the while and always finding time to share some sort of affection, Ann & Chris definitely captured the essence of love.

Real Wedding Santa Monica

Pink Bridesmaid Dresses

Wedding Ceremony

First Kiss

Bridal Veil


Bridesmaid Shoes

Wedding Venue Santa Monica

Wedding Table

Wedding Cake

Wedding Food

Wedding Cake Table

Wedding Cakes

Wedding Desserts

Wedding Tree

First Dance

First Dance

Everyone could see the beautiful connection that they shared and it was great to be able to spend the day celebrating it! Mingling with guests and having a great time, I couldn’t have been happier for these two.


Photography: Melvin Gilbert Photography

Dress: Vera Wang

Venue: Skirball Cultural Center

Cake: Vanilla Bake Shop