Monthly Archives: February 2013

in preparation for a guest

i travelled last week. a road trip. 101 down the oregon coast. with lots of time to stop allowed. it was beyond what i was imagining. it was everything that they say it is. beautiful and wild. big. impossibly big. it was a restorative drive. moments of being brought to tears by the amazingness of the […]

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this is my friend

I have followed Libby’s blog for so long now.  It has been a way of me getting to see her beautiful work and be embarrassed, but happily so and in private, that other people’s family photos can makes me teary and feel the preciousness of my own life.  It lets me get a glimpse of […]

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newborn love

newborns are like kittens…you can’t look away, you can’t help but smile, sweet and entrancing. even lovelier for me since i shot his parents wedding a few years ago and now get to marvel at the happy ease in which they now are as parents.

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happy tears

i’ve rewritten this post 50 times now. i don’t know how to talk about photos that still make me tear up a week out. i look at her in these photos and i want to be there again….to make her belly laugh, to get another hug, to see her grandparents stare at her in delight […]

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enchanted

i’m not sure i stopped smiling for 3 days after this sitting. so sweet and silly and effortless and enchanting. it’s true. i used the word enchanted and i’m not even embarrassed about it…

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I love these kids

It is hard to put into words how much love I have for this family. I’ve taken their photos for 10 years. Just 2 little guys. Mom in the hospital giving birth but determined to get the kids photos done for Christmas. Almost every year since then. I had an amazing opportunity to take a boat […]

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