Hey there! Welcome to my blog—Make yourself comfy and look around! As an Olympic Peninsula, Olympic National Park, San Juan Islands, Seattle, Whidbey Island, and destination wedding photographer, I want to be a resource for you as you put together your own wedding day. Browse around, have a look, and let me know your questions!  I'm so happy you're here, and I hope you want to get in touch so we can chat about your wedding day.

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Washington Coast Elopement | Erin & John | Olympic National Park

There is some otherworldly magic about the places where the ocean meets land. The Pacific Coast of the Olympic Peninsula is undeniably one of those magic places. From the northwesternmost point at Cape Flattery to the postcard-perfect cottages of Seabrook to the dunes of Ocean Shores, the Olympic Coastline is a wild and breathtaking stretch […]

September 30, 2016

Weddings

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Franklin Falls Adventure Engagement Session – Lauren & Gavin

There aren’t words that can accurately convey the majesty and drama of standing next to a thundering waterfall. The falling water sends off a light spray that scents the air and the roaring sound surrounds you and fills your ears. I had the honor of hiking the Franklin Falls trail with Lauren and Gavin to […]

September 27, 2016

Engagement

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Classic Wedding on the M.V. Skansonia | Holly & Jason

Holly an Jason’s classic black and white wedding found the perfect backdrop in the M.V. Skansonia! A refurbished ferry boat docked on the northeast shore of Lake Union in Seattle, the Skansonia’s crisp black-and-white color scheme created a stylish and timeless backdrop for a romantic nautical wedding. Holly wore a gorgeous one-shoulder lace gown with […]

August 16, 2016

Weddings

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Art Nouveau Lake Crescent Lodge Wedding Inspiration

On a golden late-spring day at Lake Crescent Lodge, we created a romantic tableau featuring mixed metallics and subtle florals to complement the historic setting in Washington State’s Olympic National Park. It almost goes without saying that Lake Crescent is one of the most beautiful places on earth. I grew up going to “the Lake” […]

August 4, 2016

Weddings

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Summer Evening Engagment at the University of Washington | Wendy & Jon

Even after years of having a spouse in classes at the University of Washington, through undergrad and now graduate courses, I still managed to forget just how beautiful the UW campus can be. Especially on a balmy summer evening! Of course UW is famous for its cherry blossoms, Red Square, and Suzzalo Library, but there are […]

July 26, 2016

Engagement, Uncategorized

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Lifestyle Newborn Portraits | Baby Anna

This little girl is such a delightful bundle of love and a dash of attitude! I only do a couple of newborn sessions each year, so when my sweet friend and former bride Emily asked me to photograph her second baby, I was so excited! Okay, I *may* have strongly hinted that I would just be […]

July 21, 2016

Portraits, Uncategorized

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Colorful Skagit Valley Farm Wedding | Kate and Rob

Fields of pale waving wheat and a winding river, with a row of pale blue mountains in the distance set the stage for a handcrafted backyard farm wedding in northwest Washington’s Skagit Valley. Together with dear friends and family, Kate and Rob created a homespun celebration on a farm where they live just outside of […]

July 20, 2016

Uncategorized, Weddings

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Renton Engagement Session | Brianne & Samuel

Brianne & Samuel laughed their way through their engagement session at Renton’s Gene Coulon Memorial Beach Park. I loved capturing their joy and affection with each other! As Disneyland plays a large part in their love story, they chose to incorporate the famous mouse ears into their photos, and I absolutely loved that Star Wars tee-shirts […]

July 14, 2016

Engagement, Uncategorized

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Romantic Alki Beach Engagement Session | Michelle & Bradley

The late afternoon sun winked in and out of the clouds during Michelle and Bradley’s romantic Alki Beach engagement session, providing the perfect mix of diffused and golden light. Just south and west of downtown Seattle, Alki feels like a little beach town with a laid-back vibe, cafes and restaurants, and gorgeous panoramic views of […]

July 5, 2016

Engagement, Uncategorized

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