Allison One Year Anniversary

It was one year ago that they exchanged their vows among the trees. Through our adventures shooting their engagement photos in the rainy mountains, creating bridal portraits and planning a wedding amidst a wildfire, it was the kind of wedding story you can’t plan and seemingly all too fitting for their unique love story.

Mattos One Year Anniversary

I’m so thankful I was able to hold such a special place in your wedding! Everything from the fun of your archery engagement shoot to the excitement right before you walked down the aisle and sneaking away from the reception for photos dancing, while the sunset lit up the sky. I hope you two had a wonderful weekend celebrating your first year of marriage!

Listen For It

“People say I love you all the time – when they say, ‘take an umbrella it’s raining,’ or ‘hurry back,’ . . . There are hundreds of ways of wording it – you just have to listen for it, my dear.” ~ John Patrick

Happy Hearted >> Adventure Portraits

I have been waiting to share this collection of photos until after Christmas, as not to spoil any gifts. My sister, Linda, her boyfriend, Curtis, and I recently ventured through the forest and mountains to capture some photographs of them together for Christmas cards and some wonderful Keepsakes. Since Linda wanted an adventure, we drove…

Goodbye 2013 Hello 2014

I’m sitting at my computer, drinking hot chai tea and watching the sky turn from blue to black. I could write pages of memories from this past year, but I am just so looking forward to a new one, that I think I’ll keep it short and simple this time. I feel so blessed from…

Mountainside Bridals

It started with cloudy skies threatening rain. Rachel riding in the passenger seat, “It would be awesome if it rained!” As raindrops sporadically fell, “A raindrop!” pointing to each one as they hit the windshield. We traveled into the forest, “Another raindrop!” I guess she enjoyed our previous adventure in the rain, for her engagement…