Kristina was a friend from childhood. We use to spend our summers together camping around Mt. Adams, boating in Lake Merwin, and having BBQ’s with our families. Our families drifted apart when I was a teen, so we lost touch until my brother found all of them again. So when Kristina contacted me about her wedding, I was thrilled! Living in Tacoma now, we … Read More A Vancouver, WA Waterfront Engagement | Kristina and Josh
Erin and Justin got married last year, and I got the incredible pleasure of capturing that day, AND now they are welcoming baby Genevieve shortly! A carousel of course was requested, and Erin and Justin had the great idea of wandering around Oaks Park for their session. The carousel operator was even sweet enough to let us on between rides to get a few … Read More An Oaks Park Maternity Session | Erin and Justin
I had a pre-meeting with Machete and Mayhem a few months ago, and they spent so much time telling me how awkward they were. So I thought hey, perfect people for me! Also, why not make a fun session out of it and see how uncomfortable we could get. But between the laughter, I got to capture their true nature and love for one another. … Read More Vancouver, WA Engagement | Machete and Mayhem
Trying to find a non-rainy in February here in Portland is a tricky thing to do. Luckily, we scheduled Amanda and Jamison’s engagement shoot, and the rain stayed away from us the entire time. However, the Hoyt Arboretum does provide a fantastic tree canopy in case the rain starts up. We started just above the Wedding Meadow and hiked down along the path to the Redwood … Read More Hoyt Arboreteum Engagement | Amanda and Jamison
And we’re back with Kylie and Kelly! I really loved working with these two and had to share more from their finished session.
The weather called for rain, but I think that the universe understood that Kylie and Kelly had an engagement session to be shot!
Of course, the first day of rain in months would happen when there is a sweet engagement session to capture at Horning’s Hideout!
After month’s without measureable rain here in Oregon, it decided to show up during Ashley and Kevin’s engagement session at Horning’s Hideout. In true Northwesterner fashion however, it didnt phase us.
A rainy day engagement session with Kelsey and Jaremy.
I met Ethan a few years back when I volunteered at an event for his non-profit organization. Ethan is the founder of the Tsuga Community Commission. He puts on a summer camp for children of military families every year. Such an amazing person. if you want to find out more, you can head over to his website here. Fast forward to a few years … Read More Wahclella Falls Engagement | Melissa and Ethan