Husband | Father | Brother | Friend | Musician | Surfer | Artist

I’ve been crafting memories for loving couples and guiding them through their wedding day since 2012. Based in Southern California I service weddings around the world from Santa Barbara to Lake Como!

Together we will create images you not only see but truly feel. Memories that transport you back to the very instant they were created. The cool breeze fluttering the back of your neck, the warmth of your soulmates arms blanketed around you. This is what you’ll feel and this is what I promise.

My work has been published in many of the top wedding magazines and industry blogs including: Brides, Martha Stewart, The Knot, Wedluxe, Destination Ido, Novelty Bride and many more.

I have built an extraordinary team of talented photographers and cinematographers to elevate your love story to nothing less than a breathtaking fairy tale. 

I’m  not only passionate and dedicated to my craft but also to my amazing couples and I look forward to not only our adventure together but to witnessing your lives joining as one. 

From this day forward you will never walk alone.

 With love,



Chris grew up in Laguna Beach, California and was born into a family of artists. Creativity is in his bones. His mother, D.N. Evans achieved worldwide fame as a fashion and couture wedding dress designer during the 1980s and created wedding gowns for Kris Kardashian, Tia Carrera, Chelsey Nobel and many other celebrities of that era. His father, Michael Evans is a celebrated sculptor, painter and philosopher. His sister, Leesa Evans is a celebrity stylist and A-list costume designer who’s clientele includes Edward Norton, Amy Schumer, Jason Segal, Zoolander 2, Bridesmaids, Forgetting Sarah Marshall and more.

After ten years on Maui, Chris and his family have relocated to Ventura, CA, where he shares his life with his gorgeous wife and two daughters. He enjoys surfing, playing music and spending every minute with his girls.

The princess.

The princess.

I love surfing.

I love surfing.

Me and my girls.

Me and my girls.

The rebel.

The rebel.

Awards /

California Wedding Day Best photographer 2022

HAWAII Magazine 2019 Top Wedding photographers, Hawaii

HAWAII Magazine 2018 Top Wedding photographers, Hawaii

HAWAII Magazine 2017 #1 Wedding photographer, Hawaii

The Knot Best of Weddings 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020

Wedding Wire Couples Choice 2016, 2017, 2018



Rodan + Feilds
True Story Co
Pink by Nature
Surfing Magazine
Hawaii Business Magazine
Tribe Head
Cavi NY
The Four Seasons
Grill Masters Club
Pure Lyft
2nd Flight Consulting group
Elements by KH&Co
Unveiled Hawaii


No matter what, i'M ALWAYS...

by beauty.



CommittED TO




Because these are my values, they are required for your trust, and the result is a timeless collection of images that is unabashedly you.

honored to be named top wedding photographer 



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