Posts Tagged ‘seattle’

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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Juliana and Oliver: A Sammamish Wedding

It seems like it’s something that I say a lot, but this is definitely one of my favorite weddings that I’ve shot.  Having grown my business in NYC, I spent 5 years photographing almost exclusively weddings.  In that huge, amazing city where all the cultures of the world are very well represented, every weekend was…

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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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Nicole on Chris: The Skansonia

It was a gorgeous day when Nicole and Chris got married aboard the Skansonia, and I’m so happy I could be there for it.   Huge thanks to my second shooter for the day, Saskia Mizushima–you are the best!  And congratulations to this couple who are just an absolute perfect fit

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Seattle Beaches – A family-friendly guide

We’re so lucky in this gorgeous aqua-city of Seattle to have our pick of beaches any summer day of the week.  But in this one city, you’d be surprised how different each of them is–though they all have amazing things to offer!  Let’s go through the list of each of these beaches, and maybe it’ll…

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An Islamic Engagement: Nabila and Hassen

It was a lovely experience getting to photograph Nabila and Hassen’s Islamic Engagement ceremony.  Not only was it my first time photographing one of these ceremonies, but it was even my first time in a mosque!  While living and working in NYC, I’d had the opportunity to be present for a lot of different cultural…

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