Penelope Turns 1

Meet Penelope! This adorable little one just turned 1 this week! Her lovely mother, Ariel, planned a cake smash session that turned out to be absolutely hilarious. Penelope wasted no time in diving into her cake face first! Happy first birthday, little one! You are absolutely adorable.



Eden Valley Orchards Styled Session

Models: Tiana Bowman & Damian Therrien

Venue: Eden Valley Orchards

Cake: Ambrosia Natural Bakery

Rentals: Party Gallery Medford

Florals: Bloom & Co.

Dress: Forever 21

Ribbons: Toro & Co.


Bohemian Styled Session

Model: Haley Wright

Venue: Pacifica~ a Garden in the Siskiyous

Florals: The Barefoot Florist

Hair & Make up: Whitney Audra Makeup Artistry

Headdress: Kryle Headdresses



Taylor Ann + Kaylie: Friendship Shoot

“A sweet friendship refreshes the soul.”

These two girls were so fun to shoot with. We caught a quick break in the rain and found some spring blossoms perfect for their friendship shoot.

Amanda – Class of 2017

“Beautiful minds inspire others.”

Amanda was so fun to photograph! Even though it was pouring rain and she was sick, she was energetic and lively. Her bright & kind soul shines through to all. She’s a very talented artist, and I can’t wait to see what beautiful works she will create in the future. Best of luck, Amanda!

Kirstin – Class of 2017

I’m back! After a TWO year blogging hiatus, I am back for good. I never stopped shooting, of course, but vigorous blogging while finishing my degree was quite difficult. I salute all those who are vigilant enough to blog faithfully. I admit it is a difficult task at times. The last two years were quite wonderful. I graduated from Southern Oregon University, studying history, and spent four months traveling Europe. I am back in the states and working a “big girl” job. Yay!

Kirstin Wilkes, a senior at North Valley High School, was so fun to shoot with. It rained, snowed, and was exceptionally cold. Luckily, we were able to snag a break in the rain. It was so worth the wait! Kirstin, you are a delightful and kind human being. I wish you all the luck in the world. You’re unstoppable!


First Coast Trip of 2015

First coast trip of 2015… done! It was a beautiful way to ring in the new year. Oregon is such a beautiful place to live!

Hope you are all having a lovely day! Happy Tuesday!

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South Beach

I’m back! I had a crazy September traveling from the west coast to east coast. I’m back in Oregon and just finished my 3rd week as a junior at Southern Oregon University. Life has been crazy and fast paced, but a beautiful blessing. Here’s a few of my favorite shots from last weekend spent in Nor Cal with the family.