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Far far away, behind the word mountains, far from the countries Vokalia and Consonantia, there live the blind texts. Separated they live in Bookmarksgrove right at the coast of the Semantics, a large language ocean. A small river named Duden flows by their place and supplies it with the necessary regelialia. It is a paradisematic country, in which roasted parts of sentences fly into your mouth. Even the all-powerful Pointing has no control about the far far away, behind the word mountains, 

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An early fall Hood River wedding

Weddings

Kayla and Brenden have been together for 9 years and are so deeply in love! I worked with Kayla at Dutch Bros and she is one of the biggest and brightest lights you’ll ever meet. I absolutely adore her! She is hardworking and loyal to the core. I first met them both as a couple, […]

A Columbia Gorge wedding in the fall

Weddings

There’s nothing quite as magical as an early-fall wedding in the Pacific Northwest. I spent my Labor Day weekend with Cherie and Dylan at an iconic Washington venue, the Cape Horn Estate. Located in Stevenson, Washington, this wedding venue offers more than just scenic views making it a top choice for the Pacific Northwest.  I […]

Tips on What to Wear for Engagement Photos

Couples

The post-holiday engagement season has arrived and many beautiful couples are beginning their photographer search for engagement photos. It’s such an exciting time and you’re probably starting to think about the photos you want to what to wear for engagement photos. Let’s be honest, your engagement photos are a big deal and you want to […]

a bride in a white dress and groom in an all black suit at their Joshua Tree elopement during a purple and pink sunset

A Basic Guide for your Joshua Tree Elopement

Elopements, Weddings

As an elopement photographer, I have had the opportunity to explore many different destinations with amazing couples, so they can tie the knot. From desert sands to the lush green forests I’ve seen it all, but my heart has stayed true to Joshua Tree National Park.  Being a California elopement photographer, I have been given […]

bride in white beaded maxi gown and groom in a black suite posing for their bridal portraits

Reasons to consider studio bridal portraits

Portraits

Bridal portraits are an important and memorable part of the wedding experience. These are the images you are going to look back on for your entire life. The photographs that you will frame in your home and that your children will gush over when they get older. Bridal portraits are more than just photographs, they’re […]

How to elevate your Oregon Coast Elopement

Elopements, Weddings

So you have decided to opt-in for an Oregon coast elopement and are in need of inspiration? Our ethereal and editorial-style shoot has you covered! We could go on for hours about our love for the Oregon coast. Not only are there many breathtaking locations to choose from but even with cloudy weather can you […]

couple in a studio

Editorial Studio Shoot in San Francisco | California Wedding Photographer

Couples, Portraits

WOW this editorial studio shoot was out of this world. I am blown away by what we created in San Francisco with Chantelle and Donta!! Being a California wedding photographer is an absolute DREAM because I get to work with bomb ass couples like these two. The Shootout Society alwayssss kills it with the shoots they […]

couple touching tongues

Playful Joshua Tree Engagement Photos at Sunrise

Couples

These Joshua Tree engagement photos were a blast to take, even though it was freezing! Sunrise is alwayssss worth it for the pics.

bohemian elopement

Romantic Big Sur Elopement | California Elopements

Elopements

Macayla and John had the most romantic Big Sur elopement. If you’re wanting a celebration with sun + a beautiful coastline, consider Big Sur!

Sunset Beach Engagement Photos at Cape Kiwanda

Couples

Kaleseya and Zach’s beach engagement photos are some of my FAVES I’ve ever taken at Cape Kiwanda!! Such a dreamy spot on the Oregon Coast!

double exposure wedding photo

Bohemian Joshua Tree Wedding | Desert Wedding Inspiration

Weddings

This bohemian Joshua Tree wedding will leave your jaw on the floorrrrr with all its desert wedding inspiration. Diana and Pedro killed this!!

bride sitting on ladder

Editorial Chic Bridal Portraits in Portland Studio

Portraits, Weddings

Amber’s editorial chic bridal portraits in this Portland studio (Lightroom PDX) will leave your jaw on the floorrrrrr!!

smith rock elopement

Smith Rock, Oregon Desert Engagement Photos

Couples

I’m so glad 2020 brought Dan and Ish into my life and that I got to photograph their Smith Rock sunset desert engagement photos!!

bride and groom kissing under arbor

Stunning Tropical Wedding in Maui | Simone & Caleb

Weddings

Take me back to this wedding in Maui where we celebrated and partied till midnight in the beautiful tropics of Hawaii!

bride and groom walking in desert

Alvord Desert Elopement | Desert Wedding Inspiration

Elopements

Lookin’ for some inspo for your desert wedding? This styled elopement at the Alvord Desert was a little edgy, unique, & so so gorgeous!

bride and groom kissing in forest

Small Backyard Wedding in Hillsboro, Oregon | Madi & Nathan

Weddings

Madi & Nathan’s small backyard wedding in Hillsboro, Oregon was so special! It poured all day but they didn’t let that stop their celebration!

bride and groom popping champagne

Rockin’ Elopement in Vegas | Las Vegas Wedding

Elopements

You’re going to FREAK over this rockin’ styled elopement in Vegas!! We had so much fun with Kata and David taking these photos!

girl dancing in field

Summer Senior Photo Inspiration | Hillsboro, OR

Portraits, Seniors

Trying to find cute AF summer senior photo inspiration?! Shiva served up all sorts of fire looks during her senior session in Hillsboro!!

couple dancing on top of hill

Playful Engagement Session in Lincoln City, Oregon

Couples

Ahhh I LOVED Joseph & Kenzie’s engagement session in Lincoln City, Oregon SO much!! Joseph actually first reached out to me wanting to capture his proposal to Kenzie. But with COVID messing up a few things this past year, he ended up adapting his plans and popped the question while their families were at the […]

bride and groom leaning heads against each other

Modern Desert Joshua Tree Wedding | Danielle & Jordyn

Elopements, Weddings

This modern Joshua Tree wedding was so unique and I loved getting to photograph these two! Eloping at Joshua Tree is always a good idea!

girls kissing with dog

Foggy Fall Engagement Photos | Portland, OR

Couples

Hannah & Brooke’s foggy fall engagement photos in Portland, OR were so much fun! We got up at sunrise and explored with their pup!

couple hugging at glacier national park

Glacier National Park Elopement | Amanda & Ethan

Elopements

Amanda and Ethan’s Glacier National Park elopement was freaking breathtaking and I adore these two beyond belief!!

bride and groom kissing at sunset

Intimate Boho Backyard Wedding | Amanda & Ethan

Weddings

Amanda and Ethan’s intimate boho backyard wedding was so special and personal to them! COVID couldn’t stop these two!

bride and groom kissing while holding flowers

Tropical Abernethy Center Wedding

Weddings

Check out this tropical Abernethy Center wedding to see one of the best Oregon wedding venues! Loved this super sweet couple in Oregon City!

groom holding bride, fun elopement photos, joshua tree elopement

Vintage Joshua Tree Elopement Inspiration

Elopements, Weddings

This styled shoot is all the vintage Joshua Tree elopement inspiration you’ll ever need – plus, something super special happened during it!!

Joshua tree surprise proposal, man proposing, surprise proposal in joshua tree

Joshua Tree Surprise Proposal

Couples

Talk about a stunninggg Joshua Tree surprise proposal with Matt & Erika! Congrats to these two – it was the perfect spot to get engaged!!

couple hugging coastal elopement

Boho Adventurous Oahu, Hawaii Beach Elopement

Elopements, Weddings

This mountainside beach elopement in Oahu, Hawaii was insane, from pouring rain to the most gorgeous sunset. WORTH IT!

Skeleton Couple in woods

Spooky Halloween Skeleton Shoot | Hoyt Arboretum | Portland, OR

Couples

Loved this styled spooky Halloween skeleton couple’s shoot last October in the woods in Portland, OR! Everything was perfect, the smoke bombs, the gorgeous makeup, Rhi’s black tulle dress, the pumpkins that Alesia carved herself! It was just all my Halloween dreams come true!!

Oregon Wine Country Vineyard Wedding // Dundee, Oregon

Elopements, Weddings

The Shootout Society put on the most beautiful blush vineyard wedding setup, in the heart of wine country in Oregon! Wine, dine, and good times!

New Year’s Eve Elopement // Vashon Island Washington

Elopements, Weddings

Vashon Island never looked so good with these two! Rock & Stone Weddings set up the most intimate of elopements, anyone in Seattle would be jealous.

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Far far away, behind the word mountains, far from the countries Vokalia and Consonantia, there live the blind texts. Separated they live in Bookmarksgrove right at the coast of the Semantics, a large language ocean. A small river named Duden flows by their place and supplies it with the necessary regelialia. It is a paradisematic country, in which roasted parts of sentences fly into your mouth. Even the all-powerful Pointing has no control about the blind texts it is an almost unorthographic life One day however a small line of blind text by the name of Lorem Ipsum decided to leave for the far World of Grammar. The Big Oxmox advised her not to do so, because there were thousands of bad Commas, wild Question Marks and devious Semikoli, but the Little Blind Text didn’t listen. She packed her seven versalia, put her initial into the belt and made herself on the way. 

AMANDA & ETHAN

"When she says she’ll climb mountains for you, she really means it."

Michelle is one of the most down to earth, genuine, amazing and talented people I’ve met. There is no other photographer I would rather have at my wedding besides Michelle. She captures love at its most beautiful moments and doesn’t leave any details out. Our photos were everything we wanted and more! Thank you Michelle for being THE BEST photographer and friend. We’ll cherish our photos (and you!) forever!

MADELEINE & MAX

"felt surrounded the allure
of grace every single second."

Aura captured the wonders of our day. Far far away, behind the word mountains, far from the countries Vokalia and Consonantia, there live the blind texts. Separated they live in Bookmarksgrove right at the coast of the Semantics, a large language ocean. A small river named Duden flows by their place and supplies it with the necessary regelialia. It is a paradisematic country, in which roasted parts of sentences fly into your mouth. Even the all-powerful Pointing has no control about the. 

CLAUDET & CARLOS

"felt surrounded the allure
of grace every single second."

Aura captured the wonders of our day. Far far away, behind the word mountains, far from the countries Vokalia and Consonantia, there live the blind texts. Separated they live in Bookmarksgrove right at the coast of the Semantics, a large language ocean. A small river named Duden flows by their place and supplies it with the necessary regelialia. It is a paradisematic country, in which roasted parts of sentences fly into your mouth. Even the all-powerful Pointing has no control about the. 

OSCAR & ODETTE

"felt surrounded the allure
of grace every single second."

Aura captured the wonders of our day. Far far away, behind the word mountains, far from the countries Vokalia and Consonantia, there live the blind texts. Separated they live in Bookmarksgrove right at the coast of the Semantics, a large language ocean. A small river named Duden flows by their place and supplies it with the necessary regelialia. It is a paradisematic country, in which roasted parts of sentences fly into your mouth. Even the all-powerful Pointing has no control about the. 

OSCAR & ODETTE

"felt surrounded the allure
of grace every single second."

Aura captured the wonders of our day. Far far away, behind the word mountains, far from the countries Vokalia and Consonantia, there live the blind texts. Separated they live in Bookmarksgrove right at the coast of the Semantics, a large language ocean. A small river named Duden flows by their place and supplies it with the necessary regelialia. It is a paradisematic country, in which roasted parts of sentences fly into your mouth. Even the all-powerful Pointing has no control about the. 

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