Category Archives: Events

Fall Mini Sessions

These back-to-back half hour mini-sessions are designed to capture beautiful and fun individual and family portraits just in time for the holidays. Your session fee includes 20 digital images that can be downloaded from a convenient online gallery. Mt Baker Beach Park has a number of wonderful location options in a small space. Fall foliage, […]

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Waxing poetic

I won’t go on and on about these families. The sentiments are similar to my last post. The difference is that these families are what I now call the “alums”. Families that have been coming to this event yearly. An event that many of them helped organize back in 2006. That’s 9 years of small moments. But it […]

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A piece of the whole

Its such a short period of time…10, maybe 15 minutes. We hug greetings, reacquaint as we walk. I think back to last year and what we did, what we can do differently. Or maybe it’s our first time,  we introduce ourselves and begin to learn of each other. I look around the park and pick a spot […]

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Happy We are a Family Day (revisited)

2 1/2 years ago I met this family and fell in love (naturally) and wrote a little blog post about it. I’ve seen them a few times since but it was with great joy that I saw them last week on what was really, truly, officially Happy We Are a Family Day!  

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our 15 minutes

 it is an annual affair…a full day spent photographing little people and their families. it was born of a mom’s idea to have fun and different portraits for her preschool. working together we came up with the idea to instead photograph the whole family. 8 years later those kids are now in middle school and […]

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Bravely Blueberry Picking

Have you heard about golden light. Oh so dreamy, right? End of the day. Warm honeyish light that is low and mellow. I know it. I love it. But you know what I don’t love? Toddlers at night. And kids that have been playing all day. Tired, hungry children that don’t want to get dressed, […]

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a superhero birthday

I love to photograph birthday parties. It’s all happiness and messiness and wildness and exactly of the moment…your age, your friends, your interests and activities, moods and whims. And if it involves moments like you bursting into tears when superman delivers your cake, your 7 year old friends trying to decide if it is the […]

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