Category Archive: portland

sauvie island october magic

sauvie island on an october day:  searching for owl pellets, gathering leaves, climbing trees, throwing apples, finding light, chasing snakes, catching frogs, watching the clouds move across the sky…the magic is everywhere.

endings and beginnings.

what we call the beginning is often the end. and to make an end is to make a beginning. the end is where we start from. (t.s. eliot) here is to the end… Continue reading

INTO THE SKY.

Last month, Indy and I woke up at 4:45 am to see these balloons launch. It was a strange and wonderful morning, filled with the sounds of inflation and fire. When we got… Continue reading

ACE-LANDIA.

One night at the Ace. Two Bicycles as transportation. Nine years of marriage. Fifteen years since the day we met. One record player in the room and twelve albums in the drawer. Twenty-three… Continue reading

CHRISTINE + ERIK // ENGAGED

This lovely pair are getting hitched  at Urban Studio in the spring and I can’t wait to celebrate with them. When we met last week, the day was overcast, the clouds were low… Continue reading

THE LAUNDERETTE // PORTLAND

We met at Lee’s Launderette on Lombard. It was a typical day: the clouds were low in the sky and the miniature superheroes were out in full form. Sawyer was supposed to be… Continue reading

THE MCDOWNERS // PORTLAND

I have had a photo crush on Jenny Downer for years. I remember seeing her work for the first time and it left me in awe. I was a bit starstruck the first… Continue reading

WHEN IT’S FALL.

When it’s fall we go to the farm to buy pumpkins and drink cider. But sometimes the sky turns dark and it starts to rain and our boots get muddy and the hay… Continue reading

URBAN BAMBINI. {PORTLAND}

Urban Bambini makes me want to enroll my 34-year-old-self in preschool. I would walk there every morning and spend three and a half-hours in the classroom, arranging flowers, buffing leather boots or talking… Continue reading

ROLLER DREAM COASTER. {PORTLAND}.

oaks park. portland, oregon. amusements and other things. all images shot with a diana mini.