On the Coast with Lewis and Levy, Part II editorial For Part II of our editorial together on the Washington Coast, the talented women of Lewis + Levy and I dreamt up a bridal look that felt modern and chic but also at home in the fresh summer air of a Pacific Northwest beach. I think there's often a preconception that an outdoor Seattle wedding always equals rustic, but I see refined elegance done so well here all the time! open post On the Coast with Lewis and Levy, Part I editorial Living and photographing in the Pacific Northwest is energizing, beautiful, and challenging. As each year passes since I first picked up a camera, I realize more and more that light is something I could (and plan to) spend a lifetime mastering... open post A Rooftop Elopement at Seattle City Hall weddings One of my favorite thing about photographing weddings is seeing all the different ways couples choose to celebrate their love and marriage - there truly is no wrong approach to a wedding day... open post A Wedding Under the Pines at Kitsap State Park weddings In place of a single drop of fall Seattle rain, on the morning of Jill and Forrest's wedding, pine needles drifted soundlessly down through the air. Their wedding was a labor of love, as friends showed up hours early to transform the open plot near the Kitsap Memorial State Park wedding lodge.... open post September Travels in New York City + The Catskills travel Trips to New York have been dotted through my childhood and adult life like touchstones. The City. Coming to NYC feels like looking in a mirror, realizing how much in myself has changed since the last time I visited. As a young ballet student, I timidly brushed shoulders with... open post A Natural Family Session in Brooklyn, New York families I met Olya and her sweet family for a Brooklyn family session at Marine Park, a beautiful slice of nature tucked against the Southwest side of Brooklyn. Pampas grass danced in the afternoon light as I explored the trails, scouting out the exact locations I wanted to use for our shoot together. It was such a pleasure creating these family memories... open post