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Grace & Antonio—Lake Quinault Lodge Elopement

Driving up to Lake Quinault feels like a scene from a movie. Down a winding little road off Highway 101, under arching firs dripping with moss, the gleaming blue water of Lake Quinault twinkling between the trees. The lodge is tucked alongside the road, with a little pull-through driveway and white mullioned windows with green […]

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Kate & David at Fern Hollow [Sequim Wedding Photographer]

I can’t think of anything lovelier than an summer wedding in a garden; Kate & David held their July nuptials at Fern Hollow, in Sequim Washington, in the foothills of the Olympic Mountains. Surrounded by the chatter and laughter of her vivacious bridesmaids, Kate made her bridal preparations in a private suite in the main house […]

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The “Just Married Moment” – Pacific Northwest Wedding Photographer

Everyone loves the first kiss—it’s a classic, joyful wedding moment that you just can’t miss. But there’s a moment I love even more as a wedding photographer. Just seconds after the first kiss, the bride and groom look at one another with awe and delight in their faces—”We did it! We got married! For real!” […]

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Mackenzie & Ernie | NatureBridge at Lake Crescent | Part 1

There’s just no way I could pick a favorite 2014 wedding—but if you twisted my arm and bribed me with chocolate covered espresso beans, I might mention Mackenzie and Ernie’s magical wedding day at NatureBridge on Lake Crescent. NatureBridge is a amazing local secret tucked away on the shores of Olympic National Park’s Lake Crescent, […]

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Jacque & Ryan at Lake Crescent Lodge

On a misty day in June, Jacque and Ryan said their vows to one another on the shore of Lake Crescent. Lake Crescent Lodge provides an enchanting spot for a lakeside meadow ceremony, with the waves softly lapping in the background and deer strolling through the evergreens. Jacque’s green and navy blue details perfectly complemented […]

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Laura & Jamie at The Cutting Garden [Sequim Wedding Photographer]

Laura and Jamie’s intimate Cutting Garden wedding in Sequim Washington was perfect. Surrounded by only their closest family and friends, the bride and groom said their vows in a flower garden at the peak of its glorious bloom in front of a yellow farmhouse. Laura’s purple details were accentuated by an effusion of flowers in a field […]

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A piece of personal history. [Lake Crescent Wedding Photographer]

This lovely June bride wore her mother’s dress on her wedding day. Jacque and Ryan said their vows on the shores of Lake Crescent at the beautiful Lake Crescent Lodge. Jacque was a timeless beauty in her long-sleeved gown with lace details at the collar and cuffs as she walked under the towering firs surrounding […]

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The Bride Getting Ready [The Davenport Hotel – Spokane Wedding Photographer]

The moments during a bride’s preparation for her wedding day are so sweet and emotional. These photos were taken in a beautiful suite at the Davenport Hotel Spokane just minutes before the bride and groom saw one another for the first time that day. I love to start photography of a wedding during the time when […]

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2013 Groom Style [Washington Wedding Photographer]

Around the wedding world, brides tend to get most of the spotlight. But I wanted to show the guys some love too! 2013 boasted some very well-dressed gentlemen and their groomsmen. There’s nothing like a classic portrait of a groom, waiting to see his bride. The anticipation in his stance is palpable. I love this […]

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Gina & Jonathan Part I [Lake Crescent Wedding Photographer]

I tried my very best, but it just wasn’t to be–there is entirely too much loveliness in this wedding to fit into one post! Gina & Jonathan’s day was about as close to perfect as you can get on this earth. NatureBridge at Lake Crescent made the perfect destination venue for friends and family who […]

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