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Wedding Cakes of 2014—Olympic Peninsula Wedding Photographer

Oh, yum! Organizing this blog post quite literally made my mouth water! After a day of wedding photography, which often involves serious gymnastics and some cardio for good measure, I’m not ashamed to admit I indulge in a piece (sometimes two—shhhhh!) of wedding cake. Or cupcake. Or pie. I’m an equal opportunity dessert enthusiast. A big […]

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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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Happy New Year!

While I’ll be sorting through images from 2015 for quite a while yet, time continues forward whether or not we’re ready for it! I had an incredible year as a Pacific Northwest Wedding Photographer in 2014, and I’m so humbled and grateful to call this my job! The truth is that it’s more than a […]

Personal, Uncategorized, Weddings
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Flowers of 2014 — Olympic Peninsula Wedding Photographer

One lovely aspect of my job as a wedding photographer is that I get to be surrounded by incredible flowers all summer! Whether it’s loose, rustic wildflowers for a casual country wedding, aromatic garden roses, chic arrangements for a modern affair, or a bright burst of blooms, photographing flowers never gets old! I swooned over Samantha’s […]

Inspiration, Uncategorized, Weddings
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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, […]

Olympic Peninsula Weddings, Weddings
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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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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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“Love… Locally Inspired” at the Red Lion [Port Angeles Wedding Photographer]

Last weekend I had the honor of participating in a Port Angeles wedding show hosted by the Red Lion Hotel. I can’t believe how much fun it was! It’s been a little while since the last wedding show in the area, so it felt like all the vendors were especially excited. Even though I’m a […]

Personal, Uncategorized, Weddings
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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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