Jessica + Nick & Virginia + Cooper {Oregon Couples Photography}

my friend katy and i took advantage of the magnificent sunshine last weekend and drove up to the gorge with two awesome couples. the day was relaxed and fun and silly and beautiful, the… Continue reading

n. {bellingham portrait photography}

my sisters are the most beautiful girls in the world. this is one of them. she agreed to model for me on a very rainy and windy christmas day in bellingham.

Megan & Nathan {Philomath Wedding Photography}

Megan and Nathan’s wedding (my first in winter!) was held at the Philomath Scout Lodge in Philomath, Oregon. Christmas carols, snowflakes hanging from the ceiling, twinkling lights and poinsetta centerpieces – everything was… Continue reading

Alicia & Michael {Portland Wedding Photography}

This was such a wonderfully beautiful, meaningful, and hilarious wedding! They got ready at a gorgeous hotel (The Nines), married at a gorgeous church (Trinity Episcopal Cathedral), and celebrated with a gorgeous rooftop party… Continue reading

interstate {portland portrait photography}

don’t ask me when but ask me why don’t ask me how but ask me where there is a road, there is a way there is a place, there is a place

Michael & Elise {Portland Engagement Photography}

Michael and I go way back – we were great friends the last couple years of high school. Then he was in Utah, and we lost touch for a bit, but still saw… Continue reading

occupy your heart {occupy portland}

i would like to share a letter from a portland occupier, lindsay walker, in light of mayor adams’ order to vacate the camps. i’ve become totally disappointed in a sector of the movement… Continue reading

march {occupy portland}

i marched with the occupy portland movement on 10.9.11. we started on the east side of the broadway bridge with a decent size group, and we grew and grew as we marched on… Continue reading

occupy portland {movement}

portland’s movement in solidarity with occupy wall street begins tomorrow at 12pm at Tom McCall Waterfront Park. though i have to work and cannot protest full-time, i’ll be there when i can and… Continue reading

a new year {personal}

i heard something that resonated with me today. it’s Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish new year, and although i haven’t been to a synagogue in a ridiculously long time, i went today. i’m glad… Continue reading