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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! 

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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

This session at Spada Lake was one to remember! Spada lake is the main drinking water source for Shohomish County & because of that is a protected & beautiful area, perfect for this beautiful engagement session!

Spada Lake Engagement Session


Mercedes & Caleb just celebrated their first anniversary and to commemorate the milestone, they decided to do a session at Heyburn State Park just south of Coeur d’Alene. Read through to find out more about this location!


Northern Idaho Session at Heyburn State Park

If you are considering locations for your engagement session, I would highly recommend Kendrick, Idaho. Alycia & Justin rocked this session in Northern Idaho! Read to see how much fun they had!

Northern Idaho Fall Engagement Session


Creating a timeline is one of the most essential things to do to keep your wedding stress free and let you live in the moment! As a photographer, I help each of my couples create a customized timeline based on the events of their day, but this is a great guide to start your own timeline.


Timeline Tips for Your Wedding Day

This beautiful elopement in the redwood forests near Seattle, WA was absolutely stunning. So many tiny details all came together to create the perfect day for Gracie & Jessica. Keep reading to see the beautiful elopement they shared!

Seattle Elopement in the Redwood Forests