About Irina

- I’ve been happily married for almost 25 years to my soulmate, best friend, and a partner in crime.

- I’m a boys’ mom, I have three awesome sons.

- My parakeets Kiwi and Sparky are very social, meaning very loud!

- Maui is my happy place, and if I wasn’t in love with San Diego, I would move there!

- Champagne (maybe that’s why I love weddings) and sushi lover here!

- Photography has been my passion ever since my dad gave me my first film camera and introduced me to the dark room at age of 10.

- I lived in Japan for 12 years, and even performed on a stage there.

- I’m always up for a great road trip!

- I love tuna fishing.

- I love hats and want to wear them everyday (over 20 hats in my collection).

- I’ve been shooting beautiful weddings for over 7 years.

- I secretly cry at every wedding.

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The Small Details

Carlsbad Photo is a photography studio founded in 2015 and based in Carlsbad, California and serving San Diego Area for more than 7 years. Head photographer Irina shares a lifelong love for photography and art and a passion for working with engaged couples. She will make every photoshoot fun and engaging, so you can relax and cherish your wedding pictures. She combines natural, traditional, and photojournalistic styles into her photography to create a unique, gorgeous final product that you will  treasure forever. Irina provides couples with exceptional services for their big occasion. Irina wants your wedding to be captured by a professional who notice every detail. On your Special Day, she will make sure it's the Best Day of your life! Irina captures every precious moment - artistic and timeless. She'll make you look amazing on Your Big Day! Are you looking for a wedding or event photographer in San Diego County that will deliver breathtaking images of your wedding or event? You've come to the right place!