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Roche Harbor Resort Wedding

Shay and Jack’s wedding took place in June at Roche Harbor Resort. While the forecast had been calling for an atmospheric river, nevertheless the day dawned bright and sunny! Picturesque puffy white clouds, a brisk breeze, and plenty of sunshine promised a beautiful afternoon. Nestled at the northern end of San Juan Island in a […]

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Port Townsend Wedding at Fort Worden

A while ago I had the honor of shooting this romantic spring wedding in Port Townsend with Kim Butler Photography. Caroline and Mike traveled from San Diego for a destination spring wedding at Port Townsend’s historic Fort Worden, on the northeastern point of the Key Peninsula in Washington State. Port Townsend is a gem of […]

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NatureBridge at Lake Crescent Wedding Venue | Olympic National Park Wedding

A Nautical Lakeshore Wedding in Olympic National Park For their celebration at Lake Crescent wedding venue NatureBridge, Shannon and Derek created an incredible celebration of their marriage by bringing their friends and family to an idyllic lakeside retreat on the Olympic Peninsula in Washington State. NatureBridge at Lake Crescent in Olympic National Park is a […]

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Northwest Beach Engagement Session – Laura & Bobby

Oh I’m still pinching myself over this one! Laura and Bobby flew out to the Pacific Northwest for an Olympic National Park engagement session, and we chose Lake Crescent and Second Beach at La Push for the locations. There’s nothing else like the way the waves crash agains the seastacks, layers of pale fog obscuring […]

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Washington Elopement on the Olympic National Park Coast

Erin & John’s Sun-Drenched Olympic National Park Beach Elopement There is some otherworldly magic about the places where the ocean meets land that makes them perfect for a Washington Elopement. The Pacific Coast of the Olympic Peninsula is undeniably one of those magical places. From the northwesternmost point at Cape Flattery to the postcard-perfect cottages […]

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Franklin Falls Adventure Engagement Session – Lauren & Gavin

I love when my job as a Seattle engagement photographer allows me to 1) meet amazing people and hang out with them, and 2) trek to interesting and amazing places! This engagement session at Franklin Falls, just outside Seattle, is the perfect example of that. I had the honor of hiking the Franklin Falls trail […]

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A Backyard Wedding in Sequim | Rebecca and Chris

After their scenic portrait session at Lake Crescent, Rebecca and Chris traveled back to a private family property in Sequim for their charming backyard ceremony and reception. The word “backyard” doesn’t quite do the setting justice! Not many backyards feature a grove of huge arching maple trees and a stunning view of the Olympic Mountains, […]

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How to Get Amazing Wedding Photos

  I used to think that there was some combination of magic and chance that made a particular wedding better to photograph than another. But after almost ten years of wedding photography with some amazing clients and incredible venues, there are a few consistent elements that I know will contribute to making amazing photos! Location, […]

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A Rustic Backyard Wedding in Port Angeles — Kourtney & Brian

Although the seasons were just changing and the day dawned with a breath of autumn fog, Kourtney & Brian’s wedding day was bright and green with summer’s joy. Kourtney and Brian were married in a family friend’s backyard against a backdrop of soaring Pacific Northwest firs. Their rustic, down-to-earth wedding day featured a gorgeous antique […]

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Angela & Lucas — A Chic Vancouver Wedding

I can hardly believe it happened—the little boy I grew up with is a grown-up married man, with a gorgeous lady he can call his wife. Wife! I know he wakes up and looks at her every morning with stars in his eyes. This kid is a hopeless romantic, ya’ll, and Angela is set to […]

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