Jen and Iris flew over 2,000 miles from Atlanta, Georgia, determined to become legally recognized as a married couple – even if just for a moment.

They are one of the many couples flocking to San Francisco’s City Hall in the days leading up to the vote of Proposition 8, when Californians decide whether to ban same-sex marriage. I shot video, produced and helped with the flash production as part of a team of four.

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