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Rachel and Blane's Wedding | Salem Heights Church | Salem, Oregon Wedding Photographer

October 19, 2017 - You might remember these two from their amazing Spencer Butte Engagement Session earlier this spring. Their wedding was...
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Puz's Pottery | Personal Projects | Salem, Oregon Photographer

October 17, 2017 - My Grandfather is Puz. Also known as Puzzy. He's 98 years old today. Yes, Ninety Eight. He often has to pull out his dri...
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Ben and Tai | Pringle Park Wedding | Salem Oregon Wedding Photographer

October 04, 2017 - Ben and Tai had the absolute best wedding hashtag that there ever was: #benwaitingtotaitheknot I mean, come on! So cleve...
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Dwyer Family | Point Defiance Park | Tacoma Family Photographer

August 19, 2017 - 5 years ago I shot their wedding. 1.5 ago I shot their maternity session. Two weeks ago I got to photograph their daught...
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Andrew and Tori's 4th of July Wedding | Salem, Oregon Wedding Photographer

July 29, 2017 - Andrew and Victoria exchanged vows on July 4th, marking independence day by declaring their dependence on each other and...
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The V family | Minto Brown Island Park Family Photographer

July 24, 2017 - Annie contacted me about family photos for her and her adorable family saying she wanted to capture the moments before h...
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Claire and Ramsey | Green Villa Barn Wedding | Independence, Oregon Wedding Photographer

July 11, 2017 - Claire and Ramsey's wedding at Green Villa Barn was truly as sweet as honey and as hot as well.. as hot as a late June d...
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Sweet you Rock, Sweet you Roll Wedding Inspiration Shoot | Log House Gardens | Salem, Oregon

June 28, 2017 - Inspired by our beautiful couple who was celebrating their 15 year wedding anniversary and hadn't had a wedding photogra...
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David and Natalia's Engagement Session | Salem, Oregon Engagement Photographer

June 06, 2017 - David and Natalia are awesome and adventurous and getting married next summer. And to my delight have invited me to come...
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Kylie's College Gratuation Photos | Deepwood Museum | Salem, Oregon Senior Photographer

June 03, 2017 - Kylie contacted me because she is graduating from Oregon State University this year and wanted to surprise her parents w...
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Blane and Rachel's Engagement Photos | Spencer Butte | Eugene Wedding Photographer

May 20, 2017 - At the top of Spencer Butte in Eugene, Oregon, as the sun set behind us, Blane pulled out his guitar and he and Rachel s...
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Noel and Kevin's Wedding | The Old Church, Portland Oregon Wedding Photographer

April 28, 2017 - I had the super fun opportunity to assist Quinn Burke Photography at a wedding this spring at The Old Church in Portland...
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Kate Swarm Yoga | Salem, Oregon Photographer

April 20, 2017 - Meet Kate Swarm. She's a freakin' unicorn. Yes, a mythical creature with super powers. One of her many super powers is y...
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Grandparents | Salem, Oregon Wedding Photographer

April 18, 2017 - Sooo... Some photographers obsess and swoon over all the little details of a wedding day. The flowers, the shoes, the ta...
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Cora in the Plum Tree

April 16, 2017 - The other day, while the sun was shining and the plum tree in our front yard was in full bloom, my daughter Cora asked m...
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Alex and Lauren | Little Zigzag Falls Engagement | Mt. Hood, Oregon Wedding Photographer

March 24, 2017 - Meet Lauren and Alex. I wrote a little poem about them. And by poem I mean, spoken word/slam poetry/rap. Enjoy: She's a...
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German Short-Haired Pointer Puppies | Salem, Oregon Photographer

March 11, 2017 - My dearest cousin Jane has two beautiful German Short-haired pointer dogs and well, they've recently welcomed 8 beautifu...
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5 Books to Read while Engaged or Newly Married

February 28, 2017 - This is another somewhat unusual blog post. I'm sharing it less as a wedding photographer and more as a married woman. T...
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Best of 2016 | Engagements and Weddings | Salem, Oregon Wedding Photographer

February 18, 2017 - Well this is always a fun blog post to pull together. Looking through all the weddings and engagements and proposals I s...
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Need a new Headshot? | Salem, Oregon Professional Headshot Photographer

February 16, 2017 - Do you need an updated headshot for your website or business cards or linked-in profile? Want something that looks natur...
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Self Portrait 2016 | Personal Projects | Salem Oregon Wedding Photographer

February 08, 2017 - Soo... this is an unusual blog post. It's not about a wedding or a family session, it's all about me. YUP, lil' ol' me....
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Kristin and Spencer | Leftbank Annex Wedding | Portland, Oregon Wedding Photographer

February 05, 2017 - I had the amazing opportunity to assist the amazing Deyla Huss Photography this fall at another gorgeous wedding at the...
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Best of 2016 | Families and Portraits | Salem, Oregon Family Photographer

February 01, 2017 - So Family photography is like my bad habit that I just can't quit. It's my guilty pleasure. So many Wedding photographer...
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Shirine and Kevin's Wedding | Silver Falls State Park | Oregon Wedding Photographer

January 28, 2017 - Shirine and Kevin are the best there is. That's it. I can quit now. Cause really there will never be a cooler(ha ha pun...
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Best of 2016 | Ring Shots | Salem, Oregon Wedding Photographer

January 24, 2017 - Oh man, I mean, I feel like I'm always saying this, but really, my job is the best. Not only do I get to photograph peop...
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Amanda and Royal | Coleman Guest Ranch Wedding | Mollala Oregon Wedding Photographer

January 15, 2017 - What a unique wedding this was! I so enjoyed being able to assist Lindsey Rose Photography out at Coleman Guest Ranch. A...
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Nacee and Garrett | Shadow Hills Country Club Wedding | Eugene Oregon Wedding Photographer

January 13, 2017 - Nacee and Garrett's wedding at Shadow Hills Country Club was absolutely gorgeous. As always, it's so fun to work with Mo...
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Elise and Louis | Skamania Lodge Wedding | Stevenson Wedding Photographer

January 09, 2017 - I had the amazing opportunity to assist the amazing Deyla Huss Photography this fall at a gorgeous wedding at Skamania L...
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Melissa and Richard's Wedding | Oak Knoll Acres | Pleasant Hill, Oregon Wedding Photographer

January 02, 2017 - Here's another gorgeous wedding I got to assist the amazing Monique Serra Photography this past summer at Oak Knoll Acre...
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Brianna and Michael's Wedding | Yellow Gold Farm | Albany, Oregon Wedding Photographer

December 16, 2016 - I had the pleasure of assisting Monique Serra Photography at Brianna and Michael's wedding at the beautiful Yellow Gold...
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Hughes Family | Salem Convention Center | Salem Family Photographer

December 11, 2016 - This family was amazing, so much fun and great attitudes despite the rain forcing us to change our plans and meet at our...
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Kristina and Kyle | McMenamins Kennedy School | Portland, Oregon Wedding Photographer

December 09, 2016 - Kristina(aka KJ) and Kyle are stinkin' rad. Kristina got married in rain boots and ordered a grooms cake for Kyle that w...
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Lin and Arthur's Elopement | Willamette Mission State Park | Oregon Elopement Photographer

December 01, 2016 - Lin is from China. Arthur is from Brazil. But they met at school in Arizona and got married in Oregon! And they picked t...
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Mavuwa Family | Memorial Park | Wilsonville, Oregon Family Photographer

November 27, 2016 - I met this precious family at Memorial Park in Wilsonville on a foggy morning and I was completely delighted by their cu...
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Chris and Shaena's Surprise Proposal | Ponzi Vineyards | Sherwood, Oregon Wedding Photographer

November 18, 2016 - Chris contacted me about photographing his surprise proposal to his girlfriend Shaena and I was over the moon. I have be...
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David and Cynthia's Wedding | O&L Gardens | Albany, Oregon Wedding Photographer

November 14, 2016 - I had the opportunity to assist Monique Serra Photography David and Cynthia's wedding day at O&L Gardens in July. The da...
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Benjamin and Stephanie | Arrowhead Golf Club Wedding | Molalla, Oregon

November 04, 2016 - Benjamin and Stephanie's wedding at Arrowhead Golf Club was absolutely lovely. I had such a great time assisting for Lin...
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The Hanna Family | Salem, Oregon Family Photographer

October 31, 2016 - For this session we braved the rainy October day. The rain just sorta lingered, never really dumping and forcing us insi...
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Kathy's Family | Cannon Beach, Oregon Family Photographer

October 23, 2016 - I was thrilled to photograph Kathy and her family as a gift for her 60th birthday. We met in Cannon Beach and even thoug...
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Zemanek Family | Champoeg State Park | Salem, Oregon Family Photographer

October 10, 2016 - This family was too much fun. Laughter and sweetness everywhere I looked. I so enjoyed getting to meet them and play aro...
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The Kirschner Family | Gresham, Oregon Family Photographer

October 08, 2016 - This family. I mean, I love every family I get the opportunity to photograph. But this one is extra special to me becaus...
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Laura and Michael's Proposal | Silver Falls State Park | Silverton Wedding Photographer

October 06, 2016 - Laura contacted me about photographing her and her boyfriend, Michael since they just bought a new house and had realize...
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Brittani and Darren's Wedding | East Fork Farms | Portland, Oregon Wedding Photographer

October 04, 2016 - Brittani and Darren's wedding day at the gorgeous East Fork Farms in Ridgefield, Washington may have been one of the rai...
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Chris and Caitlin's Wedding | Beazell Mememorial Forest | Oregon Wedding Photographer

September 27, 2016 - Chris and Caitlin got married at the always lovely Beazell Memorial Forest barn with a bridal party full of friends from...
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Ryan and Kirstie's Wedding | The Schilling's Barn | Salem, Oregon Wedding Photographer

September 02, 2016 - These two. These two are what you call super clients. They booked me just days after they got engaged and chose their we...
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Brandon and Allison's Wedding | Columbia County Fairgrounds | Oregon Wedding Photographer

August 27, 2016 - I left this wedding covered in a thick layer of dust and filled with joy. Allison and Brandon got married at the Columbi...
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Kylie and Robby's Wedding | Wilmes Hop Farms | Salem, Oregon Wedding Photographer

August 04, 2016 - I had the pleasure of assisting Beth Stafford Photography at a beautiful wedding at over the 4th of July weekend. The go...
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Allison and Aric's Wedding | Silverton, Oregon Wedding Photographer

July 11, 2016 - Allison and Aric have known each other basically their whole lives. They grew up together and while Aric was playing wit...
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Luke and Emily | Willamette Heritage Center | Salem, Oregon Wedding Photographer

June 27, 2016 - I'm honestly having a hard time thinking of how to describe these two. Luke has one of the most amazingly hilarious and...
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Carey Family

June 14, 2016 - This gorgeous lil family is in the middle of a bunch of life changes including moving from Japan back to the US and soon...
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Joanna and Chris' Wedding | Beazell Memorial Forest | Corvallis Wedding Photographer

June 11, 2016 - Joanna and Chris's wedding at Beazell Memorial Forest was full sweet moments. Like when a ladybug landed lightly in Joan...
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Bekah and Luke's Wedding | Salem, Oregon Wedding Photographer

May 21, 2016 - This is how I spent Valentine's day this year. Tromping around in a beautiful, wet, forest with a gorgeous bride and gro...
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Jelea and Nate | Trendy Adventure Wedding Inspiration | The Oregon Garden Resort

May 03, 2016 - Sometimes little ideas just want you to take the simple step of planting them and then they grow into big awesome projec...
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Modern Marble Wedding Inspiration | Oregon Wedding Photography

April 13, 2016 - Inspired by the contrast of cool modern marble and fun vibrant glitter, Blush events dreamed up a gorgeous styled shoot...
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Bobbi and Roy's Elopement | Yaquina Head Lighthouse | Oregon Elopement Photographer

April 08, 2016 - When Bobbi and Roy emailed me and said "We just want to elope somewhere beautiful, maybe on the coast or by a waterfall,...
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Kirstie and Ryan's Engagement | Salem, Oregon Wedding Photographer

February 20, 2016 - I'm not sure what to say about this adorable couple because I just love them too stinkin' much! They're some very close...
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Erick and Irina's Elopement | Multnomah County Courthouse | Portland, Oregon Wedding Photographer

February 06, 2016 - When I met Irina and Erick inside the front doors of the Multnomah County Courthouse in Portland, Oregon, they were gidd...
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Zach and Annie's Wedding | St. Mary's Cathedral | Portland, Oregon Wedding Photographer

January 28, 2016 - This wedding. Absolutely one of my favorites. But not because it was at the gorgeous St. Mary's Cathedral in Portland, O...
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Wake Up Salem | Salem Oregon Event Photographer

January 09, 2016 - I had the opportunity to photograph a crazy cool event this week. Wake Up Salem is unilke any event I'd ever been to or...
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Best of 2015 Engagements | Oregon Engagement Photographer

January 07, 2016 - Engagements. Oh what a special time in a couples story. I think of it almost like pregnancy, they're almost there, but n...
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Josh and Katherine's Engagement | Salem, Oregon Wedding Photographer

January 04, 2016 - Meet Josh and Katherine. They are awesome and I absolutely love that they braved the cold weather on the day after Chris...
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Best of 2015 Ring Shots | Salem, Oregon Wedding Photographer

December 31, 2015 - Since it is engagement season, I thought I'd feature some of the gorgeous rings I've photographed this year. Most weddin...
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Best of 2015 Weddings | Portland Oregon Wedding Photographer

December 28, 2015 - I was talking to a friend about my job recently and I found myself just going on and on about how much I love my job and...
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Best of 2015 Families | Oregon Family Photographer

December 27, 2015 - It's that time of year! Time to look back and remember and for me that means, reviewing my work and the incredible clien...
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Tiffany and Ryan | Fall Wedding Inspiration | Salem, Oregon Wedding Photographer

November 14, 2015 - I was approached by Simplybridal.com about featuring one of their gowns in a styled wedding photo shoot and I jumped at...
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Brandon and Allison | Engagement | Tillamook, Oregon Wedding Photographer

October 22, 2015 - For Brandon and Allison's engagement session, we went somewhere special to them, somewhere they've spent lots of time to...
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Johnson Family | Salem, Oregon Family Photographer

October 20, 2015 - This is one of my favorites families, and not just cause I'm related to them. They're so fun and looking particularly fa...
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Dan and Liz's Wedding | Beazell Memorial Forest | Corvallis, Oregon Wedding Photographer

October 16, 2015 - You ready for a rad wedding between two rad people? Cause get ready. Liz and Dan went on their very first date in High S...
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Marissa and Brian's Wedding | Postlewait's | Canby, Oregon Wedding Photographer

October 14, 2015 - I had the pleasure of shooting with Alyssa Jul Photography for Marissa and Brian's beautiful day at the gorgeous venue P...
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Garrett and Sarah's Wedding | Oswego Lake Country Club | Portland Wedding Photographer

October 06, 2015 - Sarah and Garrett's wedding was a real hole in one!;) Yes it was held on the 10th hole of the Oswego Lake Golf Club and...
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Mindy and Brad's Wedding | Victorian Belle | Portland, Oregon Wedding Photographer

September 30, 2015 - I got the opportunity to second shoot alongside Maricar Lianne Photography last month at the absolutely gorgeous Victori...
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Jonathan and Juliet's Wedding | The Oregon Cliff House | Oregon Wedding Photographer

September 25, 2015 - A short lil blog to share just a few from a wedding I had the pleasure of second shooting with Monique Serra Photography...
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Rodriguez Family Session | Cannon Beach, Oregon Family Photographer

September 21, 2015 - Gorgeous family, beautiful day, stunning location: perfect photo shoot! I was so honored to photograph the Rodriguez fam...
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Kyler and Emma's Wedding | Sweet Home, Oregon Wedding Photographer

September 20, 2015 - Kyler and Emma's wedding at Star Attraction and Events was awesome. She wore her mother's wedding gown and looked incred...
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Chris and Jamie's Wedding | Shadow Hills Country Club | Oregon Wedding Photographer

September 16, 2015 - I had the honor of photographing Chris and Jamie's beautiful country club wedding with Monique Serra Photography back in...
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Debbie and Ron's Wedding | The Old School House | Newberg Oregon Wedding Photographer

September 14, 2015 - I met Ron and Debbie for the first time on the morning of their wedding. When I stepped out of my car at The Old Schoolh...
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Peter and Kelly's Wedding | Abernathy Center | Portland Oregon Wedding Photographer

June 20, 2015 - Peter and Kelly know how to pack a weekend with fun. Their wedding at the Abernathy Center wasn't the only epic event la...
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Zach and Annie's Engagement | Champoeg State Park | Oregon Wedding Photographer

April 15, 2015 - Meet Zach and Annie. They're getting married. And they're fantastic. So much so that they even brought me home baked coo...
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Danial and Golbarg's Wedding | Mountain Park, Lake Oswego | Portland, Oregon Wedding Photographer

March 23, 2015 - What an honor it was to photograph Danial and Golbarg's wedding! This was my first time every photographing a Persian st...
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Cherry Blossoms at the Oregon State Capitol | Salem, Oregon Family Photographer

March 14, 2015 - One of the most beautiful things about spring in Salem, Oregon is the blooming of the cherry trees at the State Capitol.
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Ling and Neil | Willamette Mission State Park | Salem, Oregon Wedding Photographer

February 02, 2015 - Sometimes photographer get itchy shutter fingers and just have to go out and shoot something. And sometimes we luck out...
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Araina and Ross' Elopement | Washington County Courthouse | Portland, Oregon Elopement Photographer

June 23, 2014 - I had the honor of photographing a sweet elopement last week. Ross met me at the Washington County Courthouse in Hillsbo...
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Valerie and Nathan | Engagement | Portland, Oregon Wedding Photographer

May 28, 2014 - This is Valerie and Nathan. And they're awesome. We decided to start their engagement session at an adorable french bake...
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Another Johnson Family/Maternity Session | Salem, Oregon Family Photographer

April 14, 2014 - Here is another Johnson Family session, of no relation to these Johnsons from a few weeks ago. Although they are good fr...
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Sara and Joseph | Lee Farms | Tualatin, Oregon Wedding Photographer

December 24, 2013 - Inspired by the rustic and cozy feel of a local Oregon Christmas Tree farm, this winter wedding styled shoot incorporate...
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LaTavia and Ryan's Wedding | Lynn County Fairgrounds Wedding | Albany, Oregon Wedding Photographer

November 21, 2013 - This was a gorgeous wedding I had the privilege of being the secondary photographer for with Alyssa Jul Photography this...
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Sarah and Calvert's Wedding | Crystal Ballroom Wedding | Portland, Oregon Wedding Photographer

November 03, 2013 - It is always a blast when I get to be the secondary photographer at a wedding with Alyssa Jul. I really enjoy working wi...
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Beyond the Wanderlust Wedding Shoot | Clackamas River Farm | Part Two

October 03, 2013 - For Part Two of the Beyond the Wanderlust shoot, (click here if you missed Part One or Part Three) I'm showing off these...
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Kelsey and Jesse's Hops Farm Wedding | Salem, Oregon Wedding Photographer

August 13, 2013 - Kelsey and Jesse met in their high school photography class. Kelsey was an teacher aid and Jesse kept making up question...
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