Elopement Photography

Elopement on the Beach in Tamarindo CostA Rica

Lora + John

From the moment Lora met John online, she knew right away that John was the one. In her words, it was love at first sight. John on the other hand took some convincing. Both of them had been in prior marriages, so John took some convincing to venture into another relationship. But love knows how to find its way. Both of them have little girls, and their lives just just easily fit together. As their relationship grew, so did their love for one another, and they welcomed another baby girl. It all just felt so right. Almost a year after they welcomed their third baby girl into the world, Lora and John decided to make it official as husband and wife with an elopement on the beach in Tamarindo Costa Rica. Even though the rain teased with a downpour earlier in the day, the weather cleared up and Lora + John’s ceremony was simply beautiful. With two of their closest friends as witnesses, the couple exchanged their vows right on the shoreline with a romantic, tropical alter. Congrats you two!

Husband and wife kissing on the beach. Elopement on the Beach in Tamarindo Costa Rica. Photographed by Kristen M. Brown, Samba to the Sea Photography. Husband and wife walking on the beach. Elopement on the Beach in Tamarindo Costa Rica. Photographed by Kristen M. Brown, Samba to the Sea Photography. Husband and wife kissing on the beach. Elopement on the Beach in Tamarindo Costa Rica. Photographed by Kristen M. Brown, Samba to the Sea Photography. Elopement on the Beach in Tamarindo Costa Rica. Photographed by Kristen M. Brown, Samba to the Sea Photography. Elopement on the Beach in Tamarindo Costa Rica. Photographed by Kristen M. Brown, Samba to the Sea Photography. Elopement on the Beach in Tamarindo Costa Rica. Photographed by Kristen M. Brown, Samba to the Sea Photography. Elopement on the Beach in Tamarindo Costa Rica. Photographed by Kristen M. Brown, Samba to the Sea Photography. Husband carrying his wife on the beach. Elopement on the Beach in Tamarindo Costa Rica. Photographed by Kristen M. Brown, Samba to the Sea Photography. Elopement on the Beach in Tamarindo Costa Rica. Photographed by Kristen M. Brown, Samba to the Sea Photography. Tamarindo estuary and panga boats. Elopement on the Beach in Tamarindo Costa Rica. Photographed by Kristen M. Brown, Samba to the Sea Photography. Husband and wife dancing on the beach. Elopement on the Beach in Tamarindo Costa Rica. Photographed by Kristen M. Brown, Samba to the Sea Photography. Elopement on the Beach in Tamarindo Costa Rica. Photographed by Kristen M. Brown, Samba to the Sea Photography. Husband and wife kissing on the beach. Elopement on the Beach in Tamarindo Costa Rica. Photographed by Kristen M. Brown, Samba to the Sea Photography. Elopement on the Beach in Tamarindo Costa Rica. Photographed by Kristen M. Brown, Samba to the Sea Photography. Husband and wife walking on the beach. Elopement on the Beach in Tamarindo Costa Rica. Photographed by Kristen M. Brown, Samba to the Sea Photography. Elopement on the Beach in Tamarindo Costa Rica. Photographed by Kristen M. Brown, Samba to the Sea Photography. Husband and wife walking on the beach. Elopement on the Beach in Tamarindo Costa Rica. Photographed by Kristen M. Brown, Samba to the Sea Photography. Husband and wife walking on the beach. Elopement on the Beach in Tamarindo Costa Rica. Photographed by Kristen M. Brown, Samba to the Sea Photography. Elopement on the Beach in Tamarindo Costa Rica. Photographed by Kristen M. Brown, Samba to the Sea Photography.Elopement on the Beach in Tamarindo Costa Rica. Photographed by Kristen M. Brown, Samba to the Sea Photography.

A special thanks to the amazing Los Primos Designs for the beautiful altar setup + flowers!

Pura Vida,
Kristen

P.S. Love these elopement photos on the beach in Tamarindo Costa Rica? Check out my Elopement Photography portfolio!

P.P.S. You’re ready to chat? YESSSS!!! – – I’m so stoked 😁😎🙌🏻!! Fill out the form below & my assistant Gidget the Chihuahua will let me know it’s time to catch a wave in from surfing!

Let's chat!

I would love to hear what photographic ideas you have cooking, whether it be playing on the beach with your family, wandering the Spanish Moss squares in Savannah, hiking up to a beautiful waterfall, or capturing the intimate love at your wedding. I know there are countless other awesome photographers to choose from, so how about we grab a cup of delicious Costa Rican coffee and get to know each other? If the fit is right, I can’t wait to welcome you and your loved ones to the Samba to the Sea familia! Fill out the contact form or email me at hola@sambatothesea.com — you can count on me to get back to you within a day!

P.S. my clients love working with me as much as I love working with them; be sure to read their beautiful words of praise!

Recent Work

Tamarindo Family Photos || Fox Family

Almost seven year ago when I first landed in Costa Rica after leaving my NYC corporate job behind, I walked out of the airport and one of the first smiling faces I met was Justin. He just so happened to be chatting…

read more