whether we meet for engagement photos, maternity, newborn, family or senior portraits, there is one thing i suggest to almost everyone. “show me how you love each other!” it’s exciting how real things can get in those moments.  here are some favorites from this year of love…hope you enjoy!   if you got all the…

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cornhole game during backyard wedding

2019’s wedding season was filled with brilliant moments.  the moments of surprise, the bursts of laughter, of people choking back tears and all of those awkward dance moves.  here are some of my most favorite moments of the year and now some of my most favorite people in them. it’s a lot of photos folks,…

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canlis wedding bride and groom with tattoos

when i met maria and justin at the seattle wedding show in january of this year, i did a little “please pick me” dance after they left my booth (just imagine a really bad ‘floss dance’).  when they picked me to be their photographer, i literally squealed and after our engagement session folly, i was…

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georgetown ballroom bride and groom walking down the street

i may have of scared my neighbors a little with my screams of joy upon hearing from danielle and justin about their wedding day.  the georgetown ballroom is one of my favorite venues and i LOVED photographing justin’s sister’s wedding day back in 2012.  after meeting with them for coffee and walk through georgetown, i…

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art deco bride and groom inspiration

katie and ryan’s wedding day at lake union cafe had a little bit of rain, a big splash of handsome and buckets of beautiful. please enjoy some highlights of their day!   hotel – the graduate venue/catering/cake/floral – lake union cafe hair/makeup – salon maison dj – dapper djs dress – rebecca ingram …… great…

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maroni meadows bride and groom under a tree

haley and john – when the sweetest cake pop (and cake maker!) around marries her batman, you know it’s going to be yummy…and it was.  their day at maroni meadows was so lovely, with a lot of tears and even more laughs. enjoy some of my favorites from their day.   … venue – maroni…

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beau and peter – two exceptional men who have three wonderful children had one amazing wedding day at maroni meadows.  here is just a snippet of the good time had by all…   venue – maroni meadows planning/coordination – gingerbee events sweets – turquoise n pink floral – bash and bloom catering – los chilangos…

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utopia vineyard same sex wedding two brides in the grape vines

joy and karen.  there aren’t words to express my happiness for this amazing duo.  their wedding day was chock-filled with so many hugs, belly laughs, wine glasses and more tears than ever before.  i hope you enjoy just a bit of this sweet story…     venue – utopia vineyards coordination – pop, fizz, clink…

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bride and groom sitting on bench at georgetown ballroom

jaime and stephen’s wedding day at georgetown ballroom may have had rain, but nothing dampened this kick-ass day.  their friends are all things sass and class, balloons fell after their kiss, they had dinosaurs on top of their cake and a dance party that couldn’t stop/wouldn’t stop.  enjoy their highlight slideshow!       venue/catering/floral…

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froggsong gardens wedding, vashon island, seattle, herban feast, the invisible hostess

dania and clayton’s wedding day at froggsong gardens on vashon island…. there were mimosas, frogs, pinball, chickens, a breathtaking floral chuppah, lots of high fives, amazing friends and family, buckets of rain with thunder and lightning, a first dance in that rain and even a “motor boating”. the day just couldn’t have been any better. …

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