Alex and Joel met at UC Berkley, continued on to law school together, and eventually embarked on a four-month backpacking trip in Europe where Joel proposed in Paris. Their wedding took place in May at Portola's Chalet View Lodge and photographed by Clane Gessel Photography. chalet-view-lodge-wedding-24 chalet-view-lodge-wedding-2 chalet-view-lodge-wedding-1 chalet-view-lodge-wedding-18 chalet-view-lodge-wedding-3 chalet-view-lodge-wedding-4 chalet-view-lodge-wedding-7 chalet-view-lodge-wedding-9 chalet-view-lodge-wedding-9 chalet-view-lodge-wedding-4 chalet-view-lodge-wedding-6 chalet-view-lodge-wedding-10 chalet-view-lodge-wedding-15 chalet-view-lodge-wedding-8 chalet-view-lodge-wedding-12 chalet-view-lodge-wedding-10 chalet-view-lodge-wedding-13 chalet-view-lodge-wedding-23 chalet-view-lodge-wedding-11 chalet-view-lodge-wedding-19 chalet-view-lodge-wedding-1 Wedding Vendors ~ Photographer: Clane Gessel Photography | Dress Designer: Badgley Mischka | Cinema and Video: Ben Ridpath Films | Caterer: Great Thyme Catering | Shoes: Badgley Mischka | Event Venue: Chalet View Lodge | Dress Store: La Soie Bridal | Invitations: Stylish Scribe | Wedding Planner and Flowers: Quality Event Design