Monthly Archives: January 2009

this is “marlo” {sweet, but not sleepy baby!}

Marlo was waking just as I arrived to photograph her on Thursday morning.  I was warned by her mom that she was inView full post »

casting call {free creative session for twins!}

It occurred to me that I’ve never really had the opportunity to photograph twins, and it’s something I’View full post »

“the connors” {family session at home}

Meet the Connor Family!  I visited them at their home today in SE Portland and had a ball!  Their oldest son, a veryView full post »

the $49 portrait session {economy-friendly portraits}

There’s no denying that it’s affecting everyone.  And since the $49 portrait session has been such a hitView full post »

this is “bennett” {sweet, sleepy baby!}

I really do have the best job in the world.  Getting to spend days with brides and grooms and families and babies is soView full post »

this is “reid” {sweet, sleepy baby}

This is Reid… he’s 3 months old!  Reid was fascinated by my camera today and looked straight into my lensView full post »

this is “noah” {sweet, sleepy baby!}

Another addition to the SWEET, SLEEPY BABY collection… this is Noah and he’s six months old.  He playedView full post »

this is “cash” {a sweet, sleepy baby!}

A friend of mine told me this morning that I “light up” when I talk about photographing kids.  This littleView full post »

Boudoir Photography {something new!}

As I branch out into new types of photography there has been one category that I have yet to tackle, and that’sView full post »

Thank You {free baby sessions!}

Well you all jumped all over that, didn’t you!  I love it!  I can’t wait to meet all these babies. I can&#View full post »

Sweet, Sleepy Babies Needed! {free offer ~ don’t miss this}

It’s that time of year where photographers who don’t have a studio (like myself) struggle to stay busyView full post »

New Lens {Fun for Amy!}

I bought a couple of new lenses this week from B&H and have no weddings to shoot this week!  So, Rocky and IView full post »


It occurred to me that over the holiday rush of family portraits, I neglected to post one of my favorite creativeView full post »

See us on PROJECT WEDDING {Client Reviews!}

Some of our clients were so kind to give us some awesome reviews on the PROJECT WEDDING site. Thank you so much!!!View full post »

Featured in Portland Style Unveiled {real wedding!}

We’re so proud to have been published as a REAL WEDDING in Portland Style Unveiled!  If you have not checked outView full post »

SHUTTER MOMS {Tips}: Details!

Another fun way to add to your scrapbook or photo album with out-of-the-ordinary shots of your kids is to get detailView full post »

New Postcard Design {Get The Word Out!}

To be seen in mailboxes and high schol office counters near you… check it out!View full post »


I belong to a fantastic online resource for professional photographers called PHOTOGRAPHY MENTOR.  I go there often toView full post »

Post-Holiday Blues {HELP!}

It’s a total cliche, I know.  But I feel it!  It’s like the day after Christmas that magic that was in theView full post »

Taking Better Photos of Your Kids {Tips!} SHUTTER MOMS!

I often get asked by my clients how they can get better photos of their kids at home, or what type of camera to buy,View full post »

SHUTTER MOMS {Tips}: “Get Down!”

A REALLY easy tip for drastically improving the quality of photos of your kids (and pets, for that matter) is to getView full post »

2008 Brides – This is for YOU! {TRASH THE DRESS}

It’s a challenge for me during the yucky weather months of the year since I don’t (yet) have an indoorView full post »