Feel free to cozy up with your favorite beverage (if you're like me, then maybe it's an espresso over ice with a splash of cream, or a warm matcha latte if it's cold outside!) and stay awhile. This is my place to share not just beautiful weddings or sessions, but to share my life. My hope is through this, you'll get to know a bit more about me and all the beautiful people that make it worth living! 


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Eric + Kjirsti | Downtown Portland Engagement | Portland Engagement Photography

If there’s one thing I’ve learned with this as my profession, it’s that it never lets you down. Every time I leave the house for a session, those familiar butterflies fill my tummy and my fingers shake a little from the first moment I lift my camera. Maybe they’re the nervous shakes, but I really believe that […]

December 9, 2015


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Weston + Hollie | Lake Chelan Engagement Photography

There was a fading smoky haze in the air, but I had no complaints, because the sun was just that romantic shade of auburn with a warm golden glow. I’d never seen vineyards look so pretty, not to mention a perfect granny smith apple orchard! We’d emailed just a few times and chatted on the phone to […]

October 5, 2015


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The Question :: Becoming Mrs. M, pt. V

You’ve probably…well, actually I know you’ve all anticipated this post for FAR too long (but hey, the rebrand was worth the wait, right!?)…and it’s finally here!!! I can’t believe in just a few short weeks I’ll be saying my vows to become this guy’s WIFE! Holy moly. But before I get to the whole wedding, I have […]

May 11, 2015


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Carl + Megan | engaged

I’ve been so excited to share the photos from Carl and Megan’s engagement session with you because it’s accompanied by the sweetest of family photos too! (You’ll just have to check back to catch part II!) These two. Ahh. They are a sweet, shining example of true love. I think every girl dreams to have a man in […]

November 11, 2014

Engagement, PORTRAITS

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>> A date + a treasure. From her perspective.

I really could go on and on talking about our new Sweetheart Sessions and why they’re so special, but I’m going to let someone very dear to me share her experience with you instead. All I really want you to know, is that these sessions are treasured for a lifetime. Because they’re photos of you, your […]

January 12, 2014

Engagement, Lifestyle

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