About Lilia Photography

Lilia Ahner, San Francisco Wedding Photographer

As the owner of Lilia Photography, Lilia Ahner is a San Francisco wedding photographer with 16 years of experience. She loves to capture authentic moments, real emotions, and tell your love story in a refined and relaxed manner.

Her style is classic, timeless, and romantic. Many of her influences include cinema, fashion, documentary photography, art history, and graphic design.

Lilia graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Visual Communication from San Francisco State University. Her studies included graphic design, photography, and art history. Before her life as a wedding photographer, Lilia worked as a web designer in the tech industry.

She resides in the SOMA neighborhood of San Francisco with her husband, Raymond, who is a music and live event photographer. In her spare time, Lilia loves to watch documentaries, go to vintage flea markets and museums, walk in nature, and meet new people.


Many of my weddings have been published in People Magazine, The Knot Magazine, Wedding Chicks, Green Wedding Shoes, Ruffled, Offbeat Bride, San Francisco Brides Magazine, and Classic Bride.

I have been honored to photograph wonderful weddings and photoshoots at these amazing venues: De Young Museum, San Francisco City Hall, The Flood Mansion, San Francisco Zoo, The Palace of Fine Arts, Presidio Golden Gate Club, Palace Hotel, Saints Peter and Paul Church, St. Dominic’s Church, San Francisco Conservatory of Flowers, Meadowood Napa, Viansa Winery Sonoma, Cornerstone Gardens Sonoma, Silverado Resort Napa, Berkeley City Club, Kenwood Inn, MacArthur Place, Casa Real, San Francisco City Club, Beltane Ranch Sonoma, UC Berkeley Botanical Garden, UC Berkeley Faculty Club, Outdoor Art Club Mill Valley, Landmarks Art & Garden Center, Dawn Ranch, MOHI Wines by Sycamore Creek, and The Glass House Sonoma.