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Calling class of 2019 JUNIORS! Are you ready to join The Scene, Seattle‚Äôs newest high school senior photo rep program? We are looking for young ladies and gents who stand out from the crowd, build positive communities, and lead by example. Some traits of an excellent Scene member include: Bold | Charismatic | Connector | […]

April 2, 2018

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When I first met Lauren, I was photographing her and her three younger sisters for a surprise gift for her mom. I was delighted that her mom loved the portrait of her daughters so much that she asked me to photograph Lauren’s senior photos later in the spring. Of all the photography that I do, […]

June 1, 2017

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I wrote this a couple days ago but have been so busy getting hyped for Thanksgiving that I’m just now posting here. Anyway, here goes! ūüôā As I sit here typing in my new home office, trying to ignore the stacks of boxes around me waiting to be unpacked, thinking about the shower that’s clogged, […]

November 24, 2016

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Rachelle and Tom met at a church conference, when he passed her a little Post-it¬ģ doodle, something for which he is well known amongst friends for creating. It put a smile on Rachelle’s face, and although they didn’t live in the same city at the time, that smile would soon be permanent once she moved […]

October 14, 2016

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You can tell by the way they make each¬†other light up that Kaarin and Jeff have a special connection. A bond that¬†has had over ten years to be nurtured and to¬†strengthen. They find joy in¬†everyday life’s adventures, from cheering on the¬†Huskies and Seahawks, to¬†snuggling¬†on the couch to watch¬†a movie, and singing along to their favorite […]

September 6, 2016

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Since she was a young girl, Courtney knew she wanted to have a fairytale wedding. Growing up as a Disney kid (how I fondly refer to anyone who couldn’t get enough of Simba, Ariel, Belle, and the likes) how could she not. ūüėČ Her parents may or may not have talked up the fun and […]

September 2, 2016

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Teddy was showing off his wedding ring for the camera when suddenly he heard a commotion behind him. He turned around to see Blitz – the Seattle Seahawks mascot – marching towards him, wings spread for a congratulatory hug. Teddy whooped and grinned from ear to ear. Jeunai beamed – sure, getting married to her […]

August 25, 2016

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Most people might not recommend to start dating someone new during the last semester of college when both parties are about to head overseas in opposite directions for several months. But hey, sometimes love is crazy like that, and sometimes people see something in the other that makes it worth the wait. When Emily “made” […]

August 1, 2016

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This Saturday is commencement for the University of Washington, and instead of his usual cleats and helmet,¬†Brandon¬†will don a cap and gown as he proudly walks across the¬†stage at Husky Stadium with his fellow graduates in the class of 2016. Brandon and I became friends¬†a couple months ago when I was on campus for a […]

June 7, 2016

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Last summer one of my brides, Kerry,¬†wore a dress from Calla Bridal in Green Lake. I always share my wedding galleries with vendors for their own portfolio use, and that was how I connected with Sarah at Calla. We started talking about doing a styled shoot to showcase some of their 2016 gowns, and a […]

June 1, 2016