Hello beautiful, I'm so happy you're here...

Chelsea Lynn Young
She/her
Oakland, Ca

I'm a California native with a keen sense of adventure.  I drink inspiration from twilight hours in the desert and sunny afternoons on the coast. Natural light is my biggest source of creative inspiration when taking photos and I live to be soaked in golden hour sun. My camera is an extension of my body so my mind is free to create compelling images that are bursting to life with color and beauty.  By blending the use of digital and 35mm film photography, I create unique photos with a timeless but creative aesthetic. 

Always trying to capture a feeling, not just a photograph.  

I've spent the last 7+ years refining my art in event photography. Regularly creating content for SF Station, covering live music and festivals all around the country. Recently, I've started to slow down and shift my focus to the more intimate moments in life.  Event photography will always hold a part of my heart and I will continue with it as soon as that time comes again.  I want to capture you and your love in your element, I want to help your build your brand and express yourself though my photos. I want to be there sharing in the most important moments in your life and helping you share your unique story. 

When creating one on one with me, it's my goal as the photographer to create a space that makes you feel safe and vulnerable so together we can capture your most authentic self. I want to inspire you to see yourself in ways you haven't before. My photos reflect natural light and feelings, and if all this sounds like your vibe...then I'm your photographer.

Let's create.

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