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Jihan Abdalla Photography

Santa Barbara/los Angeles , CA

LOCATION

Santa Barbara/Los Angeles, CA US 90266 (map)
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ABOUT US

An internationally known photographer, Jihan knows how to capture "forever" in a single image. Jihan's photojournalistic background along with her natural insight of people creates the... Read more
An internationally known photographer, Jihan knows how to capture "forever" in a single image. Jihan's photojournalistic background along with her natural insight of people creates the perfect recipe for capturing unique images of your special day. Jihan Abdalla Photography has been selected by her clients and published by "The Knot" Magazines as one of the "Best Picks" of photographers several times, 2008, 2009, and 2011! Read less
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INFO FOR PHOTOGRAPHY

What primary photographic style do you identify with?
Photojournalism
What do your packages include?
Albums, Custom Graphic Design, Digital Files, High Resolution Images, Negatives, Proof CD of All Images, Thank You Cards, Video Montage
Do you have liability insurance?
Yes

REVIEWS

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James
Wedding:
11/12/2011
5.0/5.0
Jihan did an amazing job at my weddin! She was professional and patient with my large, unorganized family. She gave awesome suggestions and was a great help on our big day. The pictures came out fantastic and I would love to work with her again. She is worth every penny and more! Thank you so much!
Jihan did an amazing job at my weddin! She was professional and patient with my large, unorganized family. She gave Read more...
Jihan did an amazing job at my weddin! She was professional and patient with my large, unorganized family. She gave awesome suggestions and was a great help on our big day. The pictures came out fantastic and I would love to work with her again. She is worth every penny and more! Thank you so much! Read less
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Amani
Wedding:
7/3/2011
5.0/5.0
Thank you Jihan. You are truly unique in every sense, you have heart of gold & not to mention have the most amazing team. You manage to handle our large group with such poise, patience & a pleasant smile that kept assuring us that every thing will turn out just beautiful and it did thank God. Your customer service is just superb. I loved your sincerity and how passionate you are when it comes to your work. You also were very generous in helping us find an excellent videographer that we loved. Between you and him Leena , Mohannad and both families will get to relive & charish their special day for years to come. Thanks again for everything.
Thank you Jihan. You are truly unique in every sense, you have heart of gold & not to mention have the most amazing team. Read more...
Thank you Jihan. You are truly unique in every sense, you have heart of gold & not to mention have the most amazing team. You manage to handle our large group with such poise, patience & a pleasant smile that kept assuring us that every thing will turn out just beautiful and it did thank God. Your customer service is just superb. I loved your sincerity and how passionate you are when it comes to your work. You also were very generous in helping us find an excellent videographer that we loved. Between you and him Leena , Mohannad and both families will get to relive & charish their special day for years to come. Thanks again for everything. Read less
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Thomas
Wedding:
5/28/2011
5.0/5.0
my husband and i got married this year on may 28, 2011. our wedding exceeded all our expectations, it was truly the most amazing 2 days of our lives! jihan, our photographer, was a HUGE part of why our wedding was magical and captured EVERY single moment of our wedding! first of all, she and her assistant valerie have such wonderful personalities - that helped our day go so seamless.it was important to the both of us that we have a photographer capture candid moments throughout the day- jihan managed to do just that! our photographs are INCREDIBLE! With as large a wedding as we had (~700 people), they were everywhere capturing every important moment thoroughly. We were so lucky to have found jihan, and she actually not only worked the wedding but she felt like a member of the wedding party. We highly recommend her and guarantee you will not be disappointed!!!
my husband and i got married this year on may 28, 2011. our wedding exceeded all our expectations, it was truly the most Read more...
my husband and i got married this year on may 28, 2011. our wedding exceeded all our expectations, it was truly the most amazing 2 days of our lives! jihan, our photographer, was a HUGE part of why our wedding was magical and captured EVERY single moment of our wedding! first of all, she and her assistant valerie have such wonderful personalities - that helped our day go so seamless.it was important to the both of us that we have a photographer capture candid moments throughout the day- jihan managed to do just that! our photographs are INCREDIBLE! With as large a wedding as we had (~700 people), they were everywhere capturing every important moment thoroughly. We were so lucky to have found jihan, and she actually not only worked the wedding but she felt like a member of the wedding party. We highly recommend her and guarantee you will not be disappointed!!! Read less
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Tarun
Wedding:
5/29/2010
5.0/5.0
Finding an excellent photographer for our wedding on May 29, 2010 was a top priority. The couple may get older, but the wedding photos last forever. Jihan Abdalla was the perfect mix of artistic, photojournalistic and classy for our tastes. We spoke several times by phone, and I knew right away that she was going to be easy to work with. She was very accommodating, and always willing to adjust to our requests. When we met her for the first time, she jumped right into things and worked with us to help us capture our best photos. We were able to make suggestions (which she listened to), and she had plenty of ideas of her own on how to capture the moments perfectly.

In an Indian wedding, there are A LOT of people to work with, and Jihan did it seamlessly. In fact, after the set photos were done, we didn't even notice her maneuvering her way through the reception. She was completely unobtrusive, yet somehow managed to capture every moment beautifully.

Even after our wedding, Jihan has always been available and helped with photo projects and applied her artistry to help produce gorgeous results. She is an amazing artist and I would recommend her (as I have personally done for family and friends) without reservation. Thanks for the amazing memories, Jihan!!!
Finding an excellent photographer for our wedding on May 29, 2010 was a top priority. The couple may get older, but the Read more...
Finding an excellent photographer for our wedding on May 29, 2010 was a top priority. The couple may get older, but the wedding photos last forever. Jihan Abdalla was the perfect mix of artistic, photojournalistic and classy for our tastes. We spoke several times by phone, and I knew right away that she was going to be easy to work with. She was very accommodating, and always willing to adjust to our requests. When we met her for the first time, she jumped right into things and worked with us to help us capture our best photos. We were able to make suggestions (which she listened to), and she had plenty of ideas of her own on how to capture the moments perfectly.

In an Indian wedding, there are A LOT of people to work with, and Jihan did it seamlessly. In fact, after the set photos were done, we didn't even notice her maneuvering her way through the reception. She was completely unobtrusive, yet somehow managed to capture every moment beautifully.

Even after our wedding, Jihan has always been available and helped with photo projects and applied her artistry to help produce gorgeous results. She is an amazing artist and I would recommend her (as I have personally done for family and friends) without reservation. Thanks for the amazing memories, Jihan!!! Read less
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Carolyn
Wedding:
4/10/2010
5.0/5.0
Jihan is BEYOND amazing! She photographed our engagement session (Union Station), our rehearsal and rehearsal dinner and our wedding. I couldn't of asked for a more energetic, creative and flat out fabulous photographer. Our pictures look like they are out of a magazine. She will be our photographer for live. Just need to start working on those babies...haha! You can't go wrong with Jihan.
Jihan is BEYOND amazing! She photographed our engagement session (Union Station), our rehearsal and rehearsal dinner and Read more...
Jihan is BEYOND amazing! She photographed our engagement session (Union Station), our rehearsal and rehearsal dinner and our wedding. I couldn't of asked for a more energetic, creative and flat out fabulous photographer. Our pictures look like they are out of a magazine. She will be our photographer for live. Just need to start working on those babies...haha! You can't go wrong with Jihan. Read less
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Amberesp
Wedding:
1/30/2010
5.0/5.0
My husband and I were so fortunate to have Jihan Abdalla photography, shoot our wedding, January 2010.

Jihan and her team went above and beyond to help deliver to us the most amazing, all encompassing wedding album....they didn't miss a single emotion, a single shot.

Not only did they honor all of our ideas, but Jihan incorporated her own brilliant creativity in each shot, producing beautiful photos.

My husband and I, along side our families and friends are so pleased with not only the end results and the amazing photo album, but also, Jihan's professionalism, her flexibility, creativity, and amazing delivery - we would recommend Jihan Abdalla photography to anyone who is looking for something more than the usual wedding photographer.

THANK YOU JIHAN AND TEAM! WE LOVE YOU!

Amber & Tobin Esperance
My husband and I were so fortunate to have Jihan Abdalla photography, shoot our wedding, January 2010.

Jihan and Read more...
My husband and I were so fortunate to have Jihan Abdalla photography, shoot our wedding, January 2010.

Jihan and her team went above and beyond to help deliver to us the most amazing, all encompassing wedding album....they didn't miss a single emotion, a single shot.

Not only did they honor all of our ideas, but Jihan incorporated her own brilliant creativity in each shot, producing beautiful photos.

My husband and I, along side our families and friends are so pleased with not only the end results and the amazing photo album, but also, Jihan's professionalism, her flexibility, creativity, and amazing delivery - we would recommend Jihan Abdalla photography to anyone who is looking for something more than the usual wedding photographer.

THANK YOU JIHAN AND TEAM! WE LOVE YOU!

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drea1977
Wedding:
8/8/2009
5.0/5.0
Jihan Abdalla was the photographer for my August 8, 2009 wedding. I was set up with her through another company's referral system. Basically, we were matched with Jihan based on the style of photos we were looking for. After we were referred to Jihan, I scoured the photos on her website and loved them all! I immediately became very excited to work with her at our wedding.
I spoke with Jihan a few times before the wedding and each time she asked me numerous questions about my wedding, the location, and the types of photos I wanted. She gathered very detailed information and began scouting the area for good photo opportunities. I mentioned that I like photos taken in random places so Jihan literally drove through the area near the church to find some unique places. I am so impressed by how she goes above and beyond to meet the needs of her clients.
My fiancee', family, and I planned the entire wedding ourselves down to the very last detail. Because we had put so much of ourselves into planning our wedding, we were hoping for a photographer who would capture those details along with the love and joy we would feel on our wedding day. To say Jihan captured these things well would be an understatement. Our wedding photos are honestly the MOST unique, MOST beautiful, MOST amazing wedding photos I have ever seen. She beautifully captured the most intimate moments on film. The photos have been immaculately edited and are bursting with color. The black and white photos are gorgeous and powerful.
When I saw our photos for the first time, I was in tears, as were many of my friends and family. I have received tons of compliments on these photos and have friends who already want to book Jihan for their 2011 wedding!
Since I began planning my wedding, I have become obsessed with everything wedding related. I scour wedding sites and read wedding blogs daily and can say with 100% confidence that Jihan Abdalla is an amazing artist. We are so very blessed to have her photos as our forever memories of our beautiful wedding day.
Jihan Abdalla was the photographer for my August 8, 2009 wedding. I was set up with her through another company's referral Read more...
Jihan Abdalla was the photographer for my August 8, 2009 wedding. I was set up with her through another company's referral system. Basically, we were matched with Jihan based on the style of photos we were looking for. After we were referred to Jihan, I scoured the photos on her website and loved them all! I immediately became very excited to work with her at our wedding.
I spoke with Jihan a few times before the wedding and each time she asked me numerous questions about my wedding, the location, and the types of photos I wanted. She gathered very detailed information and began scouting the area for good photo opportunities. I mentioned that I like photos taken in random places so Jihan literally drove through the area near the church to find some unique places. I am so impressed by how she goes above and beyond to meet the needs of her clients.
My fiancee', family, and I planned the entire wedding ourselves down to the very last detail. Because we had put so much of ourselves into planning our wedding, we were hoping for a photographer who would capture those details along with the love and joy we would feel on our wedding day. To say Jihan captured these things well would be an understatement. Our wedding photos are honestly the MOST unique, MOST beautiful, MOST amazing wedding photos I have ever seen. She beautifully captured the most intimate moments on film. The photos have been immaculately edited and are bursting with color. The black and white photos are gorgeous and powerful.
When I saw our photos for the first time, I was in tears, as were many of my friends and family. I have received tons of compliments on these photos and have friends who already want to book Jihan for their 2011 wedding!
Since I began planning my wedding, I have become obsessed with everything wedding related. I scour wedding sites and read wedding blogs daily and can say with 100% confidence that Jihan Abdalla is an amazing artist. We are so very blessed to have her photos as our forever memories of our beautiful wedding day. Read less
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Maylene
Wedding:
8/1/2009
5.0/5.0
I would rather take all the time in the world shopping around for the perfect photographer than my wedding gown. The most important thing to me about a wedding especially my own are great photographs, which is why we chose Jihan Abdalla Photography. My husband is also a photographer, so we took a while in choosing a wedding photographer who was great with composition and lighting. When I first saw Jihan's work, my eyes started to tear up! Her photos aren't just a snapshot of the occasion, but they tell a story of that particular moment. I couldn't wait to meet her! When I finally did on the actual wedding day, we instantly connected. She has such a great personality, takes her work seriously and goes above and beyond. We are very pleased with our photos and are completely satisfied customers!
I would rather take all the time in the world shopping around for the perfect photographer than my wedding gown. The most Read more...
I would rather take all the time in the world shopping around for the perfect photographer than my wedding gown. The most important thing to me about a wedding especially my own are great photographs, which is why we chose Jihan Abdalla Photography. My husband is also a photographer, so we took a while in choosing a wedding photographer who was great with composition and lighting. When I first saw Jihan's work, my eyes started to tear up! Her photos aren't just a snapshot of the occasion, but they tell a story of that particular moment. I couldn't wait to meet her! When I finally did on the actual wedding day, we instantly connected. She has such a great personality, takes her work seriously and goes above and beyond. We are very pleased with our photos and are completely satisfied customers! Read less
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meghan
Wedding:
5/24/2009
5.0/5.0
Jihan was amazing. We couldn't be happier with our decision to have Jihan Abdalla Photography capture our wedding day. Jihan was such a pleasure to work with and our pictures are terrific. They managed to think of every detail along the way to ensure that each moment was caught on camera and that the emotion felt throughout the wedding came across in each photo.

Looking at the photographs makes us feel the same joy we felt that day and gives us the chance to experience parts of the wedding we didn't get to take the time to enjoy then. Jihan's dedication and artistic commitment to her craft means we ended up with beautiful photographs that match the beauty of the day for us. Jihan goes above and beyond for you and I would recommend her in a heartbeat.
Jihan was amazing. We couldn't be happier with our decision to have Jihan Abdalla Photography capture our wedding day. Read more...
Jihan was amazing. We couldn't be happier with our decision to have Jihan Abdalla Photography capture our wedding day. Jihan was such a pleasure to work with and our pictures are terrific. They managed to think of every detail along the way to ensure that each moment was caught on camera and that the emotion felt throughout the wedding came across in each photo.

Looking at the photographs makes us feel the same joy we felt that day and gives us the chance to experience parts of the wedding we didn't get to take the time to enjoy then. Jihan's dedication and artistic commitment to her craft means we ended up with beautiful photographs that match the beauty of the day for us. Jihan goes above and beyond for you and I would recommend her in a heartbeat. Read less
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Angela
Wedding:
2/28/2009
5.0/5.0
We knew our photographer, Jihan, through another friend and had seen her unique, "beautiful style photography before we ever start planning the wedding. In addition to that, Jihan has been the Knots photography award the past 2 years. We did not want the same old boring wedding and her style is very creative. We met her 2 hours before the ceremony so we could take pictures with the wedding party on Main Street in Santa Monica; at one point we recreated the Beatles "Abbey Road" album cover while crossing a busy intersection! She listens to your ideas and then incorporates them with her vision. She was easy to work with when we had to do a few of the typical wedding photos as well. During the reception you did not know she and her talented second photographer, Caroline, were even there other than the results of great photos. Jihan is not just a photographer; she is an artist that works in the film industry as well.
We knew our photographer, Jihan, through another friend and had seen her unique, "beautiful style photography before we Read more...
We knew our photographer, Jihan, through another friend and had seen her unique, "beautiful style photography before we ever start planning the wedding. In addition to that, Jihan has been the Knots photography award the past 2 years. We did not want the same old boring wedding and her style is very creative. We met her 2 hours before the ceremony so we could take pictures with the wedding party on Main Street in Santa Monica; at one point we recreated the Beatles "Abbey Road" album cover while crossing a busy intersection! She listens to your ideas and then incorporates them with her vision. She was easy to work with when we had to do a few of the typical wedding photos as well. During the reception you did not know she and her talented second photographer, Caroline, were even there other than the results of great photos. Jihan is not just a photographer; she is an artist that works in the film industry as well. Read less
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WendyM
Wedding:
10/25/2008
4.9/5.0
"We were married this past October in the gorgeous setting which is San Ysidro Ranch, in Montecito, CA. We had a year to plan the small event for 14, and met with Jihan very early in the process. We interviewed other professionals, but chose Jihan because we felt an immediate connection with her, which produced the trust couples need to have in all their wedding vendors, but most especially the photographer! Our two dogs were to play important roles and we made sure Jihan was OK with that. She captured the most incredible pictures of their very personalities!

My husband and I are nearly a foot apart in height, which makes a 'standing' photo difficult -- we have taken hundreds of horrible 'prom' pictures! We also discussed this concern with Jihan and, again, she really listened. While we have several incredible shots sitting in the venue's gardens, she also really nailed all the vertical images, too.

We met Jihan through our wedding and need for a photographer, but -- she's a fascinating woman who has traveled the world and what her eye sees translates into so many amazing things, that those experiences and her innate need to move beyond the obvious, are, we believe, a great source for her talent. We'll be calling her for that 10th anniversary shot!!!"
"We were married this past October in the gorgeous setting which is San Ysidro Ranch, in Montecito, CA. We had a year to Read more...
"We were married this past October in the gorgeous setting which is San Ysidro Ranch, in Montecito, CA. We had a year to plan the small event for 14, and met with Jihan very early in the process. We interviewed other professionals, but chose Jihan because we felt an immediate connection with her, which produced the trust couples need to have in all their wedding vendors, but most especially the photographer! Our two dogs were to play important roles and we made sure Jihan was OK with that. She captured the most incredible pictures of their very personalities!

My husband and I are nearly a foot apart in height, which makes a 'standing' photo difficult -- we have taken hundreds of horrible 'prom' pictures! We also discussed this concern with Jihan and, again, she really listened. While we have several incredible shots sitting in the venue's gardens, she also really nailed all the vertical images, too.

We met Jihan through our wedding and need for a photographer, but -- she's a fascinating woman who has traveled the world and what her eye sees translates into so many amazing things, that those experiences and her innate need to move beyond the obvious, are, we believe, a great source for her talent. We'll be calling her for that 10th anniversary shot!!!" Read less
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George
Wedding:
10/18/2008
5.0/5.0
My wife wanted to take the reigns in finding our photographer, so naturally I let her do her thing. She wanted someone who took dramatic pictures using everything around us (nature, architecture, people, etc.) After a search of websites and some price comparison, we set up a meeting with Jihan. After our first meeting with her we cancelled all the other photographer meetings we had. We both knew right off the bat that she would be the perfect photographer for us. Not only were her books amazing, but she was a really cool person.
Our wedding day was such a fun adventure with Jihan. In between the ceremony and reception Priscilla and me had about 3 hours that we wanted to devote to taking pictures. We got married at the Old Santa Barbara Mission and our reception was at the Four Seasons in Santa Barbara. We gave Jihan absolute control over our photo session, just saying that we trusted her to pick some really cool locations...and she did not disappoint. We shot at the mission, a really cool marsh/garden area, a cemetery (I know it sounds crazy, but in none of the shots can you tell it's a cemetary and some of our best shots were at this location), the railroad tracks and the beach. All the locations were brilliantly scouted out and she knew exactly what she wanted to do when we got to them.
On our day Jihan worked with anohter photographer and a lighting assistant. So at all times we felt like everything was being covered. When we got to the cocktail hour and reception we took a few more pictures as a couple, but after that it was mainly Jihan and her team caturing the fun of the party. Everyone who looks at our pictures marvels at what a great job our photographer did at capturing the emotions on peoples faces. The candids that jihan and her team took of the reception really are great. In the end Jihan is a truly gifted artist, but more importanly a really fun spirit and great person to share your wedding day with. I would recommend her to anyone not only for her great work, but her personality and fair pricing.
My wife wanted to take the reigns in finding our photographer, so naturally I let her do her thing. She wanted someone who Read more...
My wife wanted to take the reigns in finding our photographer, so naturally I let her do her thing. She wanted someone who took dramatic pictures using everything around us (nature, architecture, people, etc.) After a search of websites and some price comparison, we set up a meeting with Jihan. After our first meeting with her we cancelled all the other photographer meetings we had. We both knew right off the bat that she would be the perfect photographer for us. Not only were her books amazing, but she was a really cool person.
Our wedding day was such a fun adventure with Jihan. In between the ceremony and reception Priscilla and me had about 3 hours that we wanted to devote to taking pictures. We got married at the Old Santa Barbara Mission and our reception was at the Four Seasons in Santa Barbara. We gave Jihan absolute control over our photo session, just saying that we trusted her to pick some really cool locations...and she did not disappoint. We shot at the mission, a really cool marsh/garden area, a cemetery (I know it sounds crazy, but in none of the shots can you tell it's a cemetary and some of our best shots were at this location), the railroad tracks and the beach. All the locations were brilliantly scouted out and she knew exactly what she wanted to do when we got to them.
On our day Jihan worked with anohter photographer and a lighting assistant. So at all times we felt like everything was being covered. When we got to the cocktail hour and reception we took a few more pictures as a couple, but after that it was mainly Jihan and her team caturing the fun of the party. Everyone who looks at our pictures marvels at what a great job our photographer did at capturing the emotions on peoples faces. The candids that jihan and her team took of the reception really are great. In the end Jihan is a truly gifted artist, but more importanly a really fun spirit and great person to share your wedding day with. I would recommend her to anyone not only for her great work, but her personality and fair pricing. Read less
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D
Wedding:
9/6/2008
5.0/5.0
My husband and I highly recommend Jihan. She was a pleasure to work with and her skill as a photographer speaks for itself (just check out her website). She has a knack for putting her "subjects" at ease and really made things a lot of fun. We worked with her on our engagement shots, some family shots, our rehearsal dinner and our wedding and were thrilled with all of the photos. Our only problem now is selecting which ones go in the album(s)!
My husband and I highly recommend Jihan. She was a pleasure to work with and her skill as a photographer speaks for itself Read more...
My husband and I highly recommend Jihan. She was a pleasure to work with and her skill as a photographer speaks for itself (just check out her website). She has a knack for putting her "subjects" at ease and really made things a lot of fun. We worked with her on our engagement shots, some family shots, our rehearsal dinner and our wedding and were thrilled with all of the photos. Our only problem now is selecting which ones go in the album(s)! Read less
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Chessfitness
Wedding:
5/18/2008
5.0/5.0
Jihan Abdalla was the first vendor I found for our wedding, since photography was the highest priority for me. When my husband and I met with her, we knew right away she would be perfect. She was professional, comfortable to talk with, and her pictures were outstanding. We did an engagement photo session with her as well. She accompanied us to a location 45 min away, sitting in the back seat with my Mom and our two dogs! She was great with the dogs and the moment we pulled up to our location she was spouting out ideas for shots. It was our first time taking professional photos and she was very helpful regarding what to do. To say the least, the photos turned out beautifully and we knew we were in for a treat with our wedding.

We got married in Santa Barbara, and Jihan brought an assistant who was equally fantastic. They were both with us from the dressing room (one with us and one with the boys) through to the reception. Nobody noticed them at all, but they did a great job of grabbing us to catch the best lighting out on the beach, and then swiftly got us back to the reception. I was thrilled with every aspect of Jihan's work, especially when we got the pictures back. When I sent our web gallery to our friends and family, I got more compliments on how nice the pictures were, than comments on the wedding itself!

I highly recommend Jihan. Her work went above and beyond our expectations!
Jihan Abdalla was the first vendor I found for our wedding, since photography was the highest priority for me. When my Read more...
Jihan Abdalla was the first vendor I found for our wedding, since photography was the highest priority for me. When my husband and I met with her, we knew right away she would be perfect. She was professional, comfortable to talk with, and her pictures were outstanding. We did an engagement photo session with her as well. She accompanied us to a location 45 min away, sitting in the back seat with my Mom and our two dogs! She was great with the dogs and the moment we pulled up to our location she was spouting out ideas for shots. It was our first time taking professional photos and she was very helpful regarding what to do. To say the least, the photos turned out beautifully and we knew we were in for a treat with our wedding.

We got married in Santa Barbara, and Jihan brought an assistant who was equally fantastic. They were both with us from the dressing room (one with us and one with the boys) through to the reception. Nobody noticed them at all, but they did a great job of grabbing us to catch the best lighting out on the beach, and then swiftly got us back to the reception. I was thrilled with every aspect of Jihan's work, especially when we got the pictures back. When I sent our web gallery to our friends and family, I got more compliments on how nice the pictures were, than comments on the wedding itself!

I highly recommend Jihan. Her work went above and beyond our expectations! Read less
Services Used: Photography
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Amy
Wedding:
5/10/2008
5.0/5.0
Jihan was awesome. Our wedding photos came out beautifully with just the right touch of candidness that we wanted. I loved Jihan's attitude from the first time that me and my fiancee Scott met with her! She knew exactly what we wanted just by meeting with us. She made it really easy too, with everything else going on, I had complete faith in her work. I was NOT disappointed either, the day she sent me my proofs was so special...they are amazing!
Jihan was awesome. Our wedding photos came out beautifully with just the right touch of candidness that we wanted. I loved Read more...
Jihan was awesome. Our wedding photos came out beautifully with just the right touch of candidness that we wanted. I loved Jihan's attitude from the first time that me and my fiancee Scott met with her! She knew exactly what we wanted just by meeting with us. She made it really easy too, with everything else going on, I had complete faith in her work. I was NOT disappointed either, the day she sent me my proofs was so special...they are amazing! Read less
Services Used: Photography
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chrisam
Wedding:
6/16/2007
5.0/5.0
Working with Jihan was amazing! We live in Southern California but planned to get married on Marthas Vineyard and needed to meet our photographer before we decided who to use. Jihan was the perfect match for us - she had spent a significant amount of time on the island and knew of the Gay Head lighthouse where we planned to marry. Her familiarity with the location and understanding of the special photographic opportunities paid off, resulting in fantastic pictures. Aside from this, her approachable style and flexibility made her a pleasure to work with despite our changes in direction throughout the evening. I look forward to working with Jihan again in the future for my photographic needs and have referred her to friends who truly want a unique experience.
Working with Jihan was amazing! We live in Southern California but planned to get married on Marthas Vineyard and needed Read more...
Working with Jihan was amazing! We live in Southern California but planned to get married on Marthas Vineyard and needed to meet our photographer before we decided who to use. Jihan was the perfect match for us - she had spent a significant amount of time on the island and knew of the Gay Head lighthouse where we planned to marry. Her familiarity with the location and understanding of the special photographic opportunities paid off, resulting in fantastic pictures. Aside from this, her approachable style and flexibility made her a pleasure to work with despite our changes in direction throughout the evening. I look forward to working with Jihan again in the future for my photographic needs and have referred her to friends who truly want a unique experience. Read less
Services Used: Photography
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Kara
Wedding:
7/14/2006
5.0/5.0
Jihan is incredible. She is mellow and professional, a very important thing on such a big day with so many emotions running high. She doesn't spend forever trying to arrange people which was important to me, that drives me crazy! She captures the moments that are so crucial and does the perfect amount of posed and candid shots. Her style is so artistic and beautiful, we are so happy with all of our shots!
Jihan is incredible. She is mellow and professional, a very important thing on such a big day with so many emotions Read more...
Jihan is incredible. She is mellow and professional, a very important thing on such a big day with so many emotions running high. She doesn't spend forever trying to arrange people which was important to me, that drives me crazy! She captures the moments that are so crucial and does the perfect amount of posed and candid shots. Her style is so artistic and beautiful, we are so happy with all of our shots! Read less
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