Rachel and Preston | St. David of Wales and Laurelhurst Park Wedding | Portland, Oregon

I first met with this sweet couple in May, at their church in Portland, for their wedding consultation. After saying a quick hello, Preston skipped out for a little while. Rachel and I wandered through the church and she showed me the places where each even would take place - the ceremony, the getting ready [...]

Veronica and Ryan | Shadow Hills Country Club | Eugene, OR

A Shadow Hills wedding in the Eugene, Oregon area with gorgeous fall colors, a sprinkle of rain, and a whole lot of class.

Rebecca and Jimi | Milo McIver State Park | Oregon City

Air Force wedding at Milo McIver State Park and at a family home in Oregon City.

Miranda and Dylan | Anniversary Adventure Session | Lava Beds near Sisters, OR

Amazing adventure engagement style anniversary session at the Oregon Lava Beds

Featured! Oregon Bride Online

Featured in Oregon Bride Online!

Infant Loss Photography Project Details

Several months back, I posted a photography project proposal for infant loss moms in the Montreal area (or surrounding ares, if you are willing to travel. The details about the origin of this project can be found here. While much of this project remains vague (e.g. I don't plan to bring props or anything like [...]


Every image she sees - so full of light and shadow - has been telling her, her skin is not her own. She lost herself long ago when she invited past lovers, her husband, her children, society, to find comfort in the space between her flesh and soul, and amongst the folds where light and [...]

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Everywhere I turn I see a message to be authentic. To be me. To be vulnerable. Instead, I have been delivering everything from under a veil, a "soft focus" of sorts, that attempts to hide the flaws. I don't feel like I've been truly authentic. So, here goes. When my emotions ran rampant as an [...]

Valerie | University of Oregon Graduation Portraits | Eugene, Oregon