This neutral, minimalist inspired engagement in the desert of eastern Oregon was the PERFECT way to catch a sunrise and start the day!

couples, destination, engagements, Uncategorized

October 7, 2021

Eastern Oregon Neutral Minimalist Desert Engagement : Mariam + Nicholas

There’s something I ask every client when getting to know them: where’s your dream location for having your photos taken? And Trinity + Robbie’s response to that? “The beach has always been our happy place, so we would love some magical photos near the water. Rain or shine, we’ll be there!”…

couples, destination, engagements

Trinity + Robbie :: Yachats, Oregon Coast Destination Engagement

October 5, 2020

Instead of a big, traditional wedding, Janie + Joseph knew they wanted something a little smaller, a little more personal, a little more true to who they are. They wanted to start the rest of their lives together with their closest friends + family, surrounded by mountains + scenery that hold a special place in their hearts and that they love spending time exploring…

couples, destination, destination weddings, elopements, intimate wedding, travel, weddings

October 1, 2020

Janie + Joseph :: Vail, CO Destination Mountain Elopement

The higher I drove up Mary’s Peak for Wyndser + Justin’s engagement session, the higher I drove into a cloud. As soon as I got out of my car my fingers froze. Yeah, it was that cold. And windy. The first two thoughts that went through my head were…

couples, destination, engagements

Wyndser + Justin :: Mary’s Peak Adventurous Engagement – Corvallis, Oregon

October 20, 2018

Alllll the fall vibes from this a d o r a b l e little family session at Latourell Falls! Gina + Derek were so fun and just being around them made me forget all the stress of the week. I could tell they love adventure + the real, raw moments life holds by the way they interacted with

couples, destination, lifestyle

September 27, 2018

gina + derek (and marv) :: latourell falls family, portland oregon

Kicked off my fall mini sessions with Elizabeth + Stewart on this overcast, characteristically Portland day! We got rained on (dang you weatherman) but danced through it all, making such dreamy memories…

couples, destination, lifestyle

elizabeth + stewart :: hoyt arboretum anniversary – portland, or

September 14, 2018

Finished off this crazy busy month of July by exploring Sauvie Island with Jasmine for her senior session! Hanging out with her reminded me of last spring when leaving highschool + adulting was staring me dead in the face (gosh, that makes me sound old). Being in her shoes last year made this session that […]

destination, lifestyle, portraits, seniors

August 10, 2018

jasmine :: sauvie island 2019 senior

I don’t think I’ve ever seen so many mosquitoes in my life. As soon as we stepped out of the car and on this gorgeous field of tall grass for Rebeccah and Lucas’s engagement session, they were all over us. “Oh noooo the session is ruined!”, right?  N o p e These two handled it like pure […]

destination, engagements, travel

rebeccah + lucas :: leavenworth washington engagement

July 27, 2018

Me: “You guys want to climb on a boulder with a waterfall as your backdrop?” Kate: “YES” What a whimsical session! Client’s like Kate and Joe who are down for all the little adventures are my absolute favorite. They made it so easy stepping out of my comfort zone and shooting their maternity session out […]

destination, lifestyle, maternity, portraits

July 19, 2018

kate + joe :: latourell falls maternity

So there I was. Waiting at the entrance of the PHX airport in Arizona….for people I’ve never met before in person. Ever. For a shy, socially awkward introvert like myself this was exciting yet pretty dang scary, so of course by this point I was doing that thing most socially challenged people do – rehearsing conversations. […]

destination, lifestyle, portraits, travel, workshops

abide photo retreat :: flagstaff, az

June 15, 2018

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