Families

Get Outside! by Lucinda O’Halloran of Spirit Garden Design

Blog Post Written by Lucinda O’Halloran, landscape designer and owner of Spirit Garden Design   One of my favorite things about owning Spirit Garden Design is that I get to be outside a lot of the time! Whether I’m evaluating a site and determining what features will make the perfect outdoor living space, or simply…

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Lovely Little Linnea

Why do I love family lifestyle sessions and family documentary so much?  Because when everyone involved really commits to the idea that we’re just trying to capture real life–plain and simple–that’s when the magic happens, people :)

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Brand New Bryer

A few of my favorites from a recent newborn family shoot in Seattle.  Big sis loves the camera just as much as her new little bro.

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Family Lifestyle Session on Queen Anne

The Lu family had just moved into their new house on Queen Anne, and what a perfect time to document such a big transition for their family!  We had a great time getting to know each other at home, and then venturing out to the park for a little soccer and hill-rolling on a sunny…

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The Beyer-Harris Family

I love how family lifestyle shoots can turn into anything you want them to!  We spend a couple of hours together, almost always starting in home.  This lets kids feel comfortable just being themselves.  I’m on their turf and they can lead the way.  It’s part of what helps build trust with them so that…

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Why Family documentary is a priority for my own family

Every year for the past four years, my family has hired a photographer to come and document us.  These images are more special to me than pretty much anything else in the world.  I’ve boiled it down to 4 main resons why we’ve made it a priority, while showing you the work of a couple…

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365 Project: The Wrap-up

So…it’s the middle of February and I’ve finally put together my images from my personal 365 project of 2016.  If you’re not sure what a 365 project is, essentially it’s making the commitment to do something every single day for a year, in my case this meant taking one thoughtfully composed image that is focused…

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The Drogins at Meadowbrook Pond

a family in wedgwood seattle at meadowbrook pond

I love this family oh so much – I’ve been photographing them since little Hannah was just a bump in her momma’s belly and it’s been so much fun watching her and big sister Ruby travel throughout their childhood.  Since I have two little boys myself, I get such a kick out of photographing sisters.  It…

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The Gregory’s in South Lake Union

Griffin is such a cool kid–I love that he had a good chance to show off all his parkour moves during our session spent galavanting around South Lake Union.  Also, if you *haven’t* spent some time galavanting around South Lake Union, I highly recommend it!  So much cool new architecture and beautiful sculptures to check…

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