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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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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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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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Elizabeth & Nathan | Port Angeles Winter Wedding

Port Angeles, Washington, was a perfect location for Elizabeth & Nathan’s sweet winter wedding on the Olympic Peninsula. The historical detail in downtown Port Angeles provided a lovely backdrop for classic portraits of the bride and groom near the waterfront. At the ceremony, beautiful brick and bare winter branches added a layer of texture to simple, rustic […]

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Luke & Angela | Vancouver Engagement Session

Guys, I’m gonna be a wreck at this wedding. I love these two so, so much! I’ve only known Angela for a couple months, but the joy she brings into Lucas’s life is tangible. Getting a chance to see them building their future and their lives together is beyond priceless. When Lucas asked me to […]

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Vancouver Proposal | Luke & Angela are Engaged!

Friday morning I hit the road and drove down to Vancouver, Washington. I had butterflies in my stomach the whole way! My “baby” cousin Lucas had planned a surprise proposal to his lovely girlfriend Angela and I was invited to document the whole thing. Obviously, he’s no baby… but I’ll always be 4 1/2 years […]

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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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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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Maria & Ryan — Olympic Peninsula Engagement

I love the Olympic Peninsula in fall; the mists over the evergreen forests create such a sense of eerie mystery. Maria and Ryan joined me for a session along the banks of the Elwha River for their engagement photos. I was so excited that they decided to bring their sweet pups along for a few […]

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