When the family picture was done, Matt made an announcement to get everyone’s attention, called over his girlfriend Candice, kneeled and produced the ring.
I don’t exactly recall how I fell into 3 gigs where I was called upon to document an actual marriage proposal.
They pose a very different challenge.
I’m there as part of the surprise yet, I’m not supposed to give it away.
Earlier this year, Matt Patchen hired me to be there when he proposed to his girlfriend Candice.
The ruse was this: the Patchen family was getting together for a huge group picture–something along the lines of 24 people at a park in Santa Fe Springs.
Just like my previous documentation of marriage proposals, I had to keep it on the DL (down low as the kids today would say) or else I would lose the very important spontaneity and accompanying reaction pictures of the moment. Continue reading Matt proposes to Candice