2020 has certainly been a year like none other in our lifetime and weddings in Seattle had to be rescheduled and retooled. I’ve been trying to put it all down in words, but my words pale in comparison to the impact of this year. I fear coming off as trite in a time that I…

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bride groom walking in rain on wedding day

rachel and scott…although the pandemic put a huge spin on their original plans, this dynamic duo put together a family-only soiree in her grandparent’s home that spoke to their love of literature, family connection and most importantly, of each other.  we started the day with the mamas and the mimi (r’s grandma) getting ready with…

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cannon beach wedding couple walking on the beach

jenna and travis were planning their big ‘ol wedding in port gamble for this november…and then covid. like many other couples, they rescheduled for november 2021, but it just never felt quite right.  so, with less than a month before their original date, they got a great idea – get married anyway.  they got married…

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it’s been wonderful to see how weddings are still coming together during this time of covid-19 and social distancing. after being together for 12 years, this lovely couple decided to have a sweet elopement ceremony on a small stretch of lake washington beach near their home. jessica’s sister and children brought support (and some serious…

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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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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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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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