If you’ve ever considered a micro-wedding or an elopement please let this inspire you! I am seriously head over heels bonkers for this couple and their wedding day… and their dog – Cosmo. Laurel + Chris came to Sisters for a weekend at Five Pine Lodge with 2 other couples who are in their covid…

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Well… as you can guess by now Phoebe and Tom didn’t get their original wedding. They also didn’t get their Plan B wedding. But when your love is this strong Plan C works just fine. A family friend offered their riverfront patio just across from Drake Park in Downtown Bend for Phoebe + Tom to…

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Tabatha + Josh hosted their immediate families for a chilly November weekend at Black Butte Ranch for their micro wedding. Micro weddings are bigger than elopements [25 guests or fewer] with a little more planning and fanfare… they’re my absolute favorite!!! Venue + Catering // Black Butte Ranch Florals // Woodland Floral Design HMUA //…

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Newly wed brides kissing in the sunlight through trees at Five Pine Lodge

Sometimes folks think that because they’re having an intimate service that they don’t need a photographer… well obviously I disagree. Stephanie + Renee had a small service on the lawn at Five Pine Lodge on an off/on rainy fall day. It was mostly family in attendance with a few friends, but that didn’t stop them…

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I don’t always have the pleasure and opportunity to spend time with my couples before their wedding day. Such was the case with Kate + Katie… in fact we met for the first time when they arrived at Shevlin Park to be married. I always encourage my clients to take advantage of an engagement session,…

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I think that most of us would agree that wedding planning is stressful. My thoughts are that if a relationship can survive planning a wedding then the couple is off to great start. …I mean think about all the skills you need to successfully plan a wedding. Communication, decision making, compromise, budgeting, dedication, and a…

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