James + Maria | Yaaas Queen at The Riverplace Hotel

Second shooting for Stevi Sayler Photo. It was such a fun change of pace to come over to Portland for a city wedding at the beginning of last September. James and Maira hosted a riverfront wedding ceremony at The Riverplace Hotel… everything had more of a tropical feel than Oregon is used to, but nobody…

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Rosie + Greg | Colorful Fall Engagement Session at Lithia Park

This is me totally getting caught up on my blogging… totally. I’m excited to share photos from my session last October with Rosie + Greg at Lithia Park for “Gettin’ Married Monday!” Some of you probably remember me sharing a sneak peek or two on my facebook + instagram a few months ago; well it’s…

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Lauren + Cody | Romantic Fall Mini Session

I recently got to work with Lauren [LewLew] at a summer day camp while I was teaching some photography classes. She the kind of person that everyone is drawn to; with her bright personality and “gettin’ it done so we can go play” attitude. So then it’s no wonder that her bf wanted her all…

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Emily + Joe | Homegrown Oregon Coast Wedding Photography

Back on the ol’ blogging saddle! I am so happy to finally share Emily + Joe’s wedding. First let me tell you a little history. About 8 years ago Joe left Corvallis for a new adventure teaching English in Korea. I had only known him for a couple years, but we were strongly connected through…

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Lisa + Terk | A Girl and Her Pig at Fairfield Farm

Gosh… How long have I known Lisa? 10? Almost 10 years? Wow… Over the decade-ish that I’ve known Lisa she has never ceased to amaze and inspire me. She is dedicated to her work at the First Alt. Co-op, sweet and kind to everyone around her, and she lives on the cutest little farm with…

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Cameron + Trevon | Couples Portraits on Campus

Cameron and Trevon are so cute! They braved the weather at the end of my mini session day last weekend for a lovey photo shoot just for themselves. It was great all day, then sprinkles threatened to ruin everything at the beginning of our time. By the end the sun came back out and gave…

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Jazmine + Bryce | Engagement Portraits

Remember when it was sunny for a week? Yea, that was a good week. I actually got a little sunburned… in MARCH! I was hoping that the weather would hold for Jazmine + Bryce’s engagement session at Willamette University in Salem. Actually I was hoping that it would hold mostly so that there would still…

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Erika + Matt | Engagement Session on Mary’s Peak

Happy New Year!!! I’ve been wanting to post these photos for a couple weeks, but decided to wait and start my 2014 blog with this beautiful couple. <3 We got some snow in the Willamette Valley in early December; you know the kind: powdery, crystalline snow that won’t ball to make a snowman, but will…

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Brian + Chris | Wedding Weekend at Camp Westwind

First let me say how blessed and honored I am to be part of Brian and Chris’s community. Sooooo blessed! Throughout their wedding weekend the saying “It takes a village to raise a child.” kept occurring to me. But in this case it not only takes a village to raise a child, but it also…

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Amanda + Josh | Beautifully Simple Courthouse Wedding

I’ve been wanting to blog this wedding for months! I’m so excited now for everyone to see these two people so in love. <3 I photographed Amanda + Josh’s engagement portraits, in a family style including three year old Makenzi, earlier this summer on Miranda + Andy’s farm in Peedee. Originally they were planning on…

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