flower girl with bride and groom

i’m asked occasionally why i like photographing weddings so much. i often joke that it’s because i get to eat cake every weekend. the truth is that i enjoy and thrive on the planned joy.   these couples set a date and then spend six months to a year+ to create a planned day of joy. …

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green gates at flowing lake by jenny gg

elliot and kaila’s wedding day….lots of green, a little bit of rain, more laughs than one can count, a few mama tears, some crazy fun friends and some really amazing hair. i love it when folks just wipe off the chairs and get married in the rain… every parent danced – i like it! great…

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washington hall queer wedding

molly and caleb’s wedding day at washington hall on capitol hill was an event to celebrate two people in love.  it was also gender fluid, non binary, gay, lesbian, queer, transfeminine and every color of the rainbow.  twice. here’s my story of their day…their very fun and lovely day… love wins again. venue – washington…

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fort casey elopement by jenny gg

hannah and eliza had me at hello.  their humor, love of photography and the way they looked at each other made me swoon. their elopement was on a bluff at fort casey on whidbey island with a few loved ones. there was cross-stiching, a flying son, a mom with rings on her thumb, whiskey, cupcakes…

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2016.  lately, every other post i see on social media has been about how awful 2016 has been.  so many deaths of people who inspired my generation.  david bowie, prince and george michael’s passing has left me longing for my teenage days when every hairbrush was a microphone.  mrs. brady and princess leia are gone…

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today marks the fourth anniversary of mary and monica’s wedding day – a beautiful wedding day that also held an amazing experience for so many same sex couples.  they were literally one of, if not the first, couples in WA to be legally married (at the stroke of midnight to be exact).  that day held…

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tracy and jen’s wedding extravaganza in new orleans…there were many events, lots of food and even more cocktails.  this is the story of their actual wedding day…the art deco inspiration, the warm family and friends that made the trip to new orleans and the amazing weather were all perfectly fitting for this couple who love…

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chip and nick…two of the kindest folks i’ve ever met – true definition of gentlemen.  their wedding on alki at salty’s was filled with such fun, love and a ton of laughs.  i started my day stopping by each ‘getting ready’ zone where family and friends were hanging out to toast each groom… off to…

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