June 10, 2017

The Party before the Pomp & Circumstance

High school — a time when you build lasting friendships, lay the foundation for your future, and create memories you'll cherish for the rest of your life. When graduation finally arrives, you look back on all the work, the stress, the fun, and the triumphs and look forward in anticipation…
February 12, 2017

A Wedding in the Warmth of Home

This will be Scott and Jenny's first Valentine's Day as husband and wife--a very special "first." Their partnership began quietly three years ago, and in keeping with their low-key style, they chose an intimate home setting in Canterbury to deepen their commitment to one another and to sons, Dyce, Jack,…
October 18, 2016

Hannah’s Day at Cascades Trail

You can't help but smile when you see Hannah.  She's spunky with an easy giggle and exudes first-grader cuteness. Some of my favorite portrait sessions are with kids. I get to be silly with them, but they also challenge my imagination and creativity.  Their high energy and constant wiggles also…
October 17, 2016

Exchanging Vows by the Lake

When someone picks an October date for a wedding, there is one detail even the best wedding planner can't control--fall foliage.  For Alex and Toni, Mother Nature cooperated and provided the perfect backdrop for their lakeside wedding.  Just enough fall color and no wind cast a beautiful reflection in the…
August 11, 2016

A Birthday Surprise at the Centennial

Everyone likes a scrumptious dinner at a nice restaurant with their family on their birthday. When a few dozen of your friends and colleagues join in the celebration, well, that takes it up a notch or three. Gary thought he was headed out to a pleasant evening with his family at the…