clover {portland}

clover and her mama and papa on a saturday afternoon in the middle of the spring with the dog by her side and the trees growing tall and the gold wallpaper all around… Continue reading

chris+michelle {engaged in north carolina}

i flew to north carolina to photograph this rad couple and we spent a few days wandering around durham and then spent a morning on their light-filled farm::they made me tea and taught… Continue reading

little plastic records // portland

this little family in the fog with a side of little plastic records and some perfect sunday morning window-gazing.

henry // portland

this new baby is in the world:::

franny and the fog // portland

these three on a foggy saturday morning: the trees disappearing into the white; walking through clouds and sky. i’ve known jenny since high school and i finally got to meet her franny on… Continue reading

all the love in twenty-fourteen

++ we are what we’ve been chasing. the light burning through trees, casting long shadows across the earth before us. circles we’ve run, never understanding until we stop, that all we seek was… Continue reading

the coast // cannon beach

cannon beach in december::our second annual coast trip with our daughters. that night they were predicting hurricane-like winds that could take out the power and ruin the world. instead, the beach was an… Continue reading

twenty-fourteen // starbursts and supernovas

in the year twenty-fourteen, i wore matching socks twice, fake-prayed in a church in a small mexican village and tried to ride a 400 pound sea turtle in hawaiian waters; learned how to cook sausage on… Continue reading

joshua +brittney // married at mt. hood bed and breakfast

my last wedding of the year–this epic day on mt. hood, under a sky of rain and storm and moments of sun. the umbrellas were out and love was in the mist. the… Continue reading

astoria winter.

a night at the coast with these two. a room at the commodore and a queen size bed and a radio to turn up loud. jumping to touch the ceiling, watching the ships… Continue reading