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I'm so glad you stumbled upon my blog. I am a Washington wedding photographer, and this is where I house my galleries, tips, and stories. Check out what I have to say here and don't forget to leave a comment with your thoughts or ideas! 

Wedding Stories

Tips & Tricks

Couples Stories

Standing by your best friend as they marry their person can be a fun experience, but there’s also so much to prepare for. Read on for some tips!


Wedding Day Photo Guide for Wedding Party Members

This Yakima, Washington cathedral wedding turned vintage 30’s inspired reception was so gorgeous. There is a TON of inspiration to be had from this one! From the gorgeous church to the Woman’s Century Club to the desert portraits, I am obsessed!

Vintage Desert Wedding: Yakima, Washington Wedding


One of the newest North Idaho Wedding Venues, Big Canyon Acres, is the perfect fit for couples who want a rustic but still classy wedding venue with lots of outdoor options. Read more about what I love about this venue!


North Idaho Wedding Venue: Big Canon Acres

No matter what stage of wedding planning you are in, this guide to communicating with wedding vendors is meant to help ease the anxiety around knowing when to reach out to your vendors.

Vendor Communication: When & How to Talk to Vendors


It can feel daunting to figure out how to bring your own personality into your wedding while choosing which traditions to throw out the window and which to keep. Read for my advice on this topic!


How to Make Your Wedding Unique to You

If you are shopping for a photographer, you know how many options there are out there, but not every photographer does more than just take pretty pictures. Find out what I do to make sure you have the best wedding photo experience.

Why You Need a Wedding Photographer Who Does More


Looking for a wedding venue in the Lewis and Clark Valley? I have hand-picked several wedding venues that I love for a variety of reasons!


Best Lewis and Clark Valley Wedding Venues

Check out this winter couples session at Spring Valley Reservoir just outside of Troy, ID.

Winter Northern Idaho Engagement Session


Short answer: yes. Long answer: being budget friendly also means lots of DIY work or compromises. In this post you’ll find the best tips to keep your wedding budget friendly, but still beautiful without making too many sacrifices.


Is a Budget Friendly, but Beautiful Wedding Possible?

Backyard weddings are my all time FAVORITE and I have been lucky enough to be part of several this wedding season. Through being part of these backyard weddings, I have compiled all my knowledge into a guide on hosting a wedding on your own property!

A Guide to Hosting a Backyard Wedding