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engagement photography of amanda and justin in jacksonville, or
amanda & justin
engagement in jacksonville, oregon

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012

Warm and engaging, beautiful and spontaneous. Incredible engagement session with two very cool people. The wedding images will be unveiled soon.

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Southern Oregon Wedding Photography of Mallory & Conner
mallory & connor
wedding in southern oregon

Saturday, September 29th, 2012

They both fight fires during the summer, are full time students and work as volunteers for the local fire department. All this and they still found the time to plan their wedding day. The church was beautiful as they exchanged vows, the drive through the country side in a 1927 Model A was perfectly nostalgic […]

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connie, kyle, sadie and …soon to be named lexey
family portraits in ashland, oregon

Saturday, September 15th, 2012

It’s extremely satisfying as a photographer to work with great, great, great people over a period of time. Portraits, to pregnancy, to baby…As their family expands so does our friendship. These family portraits were taken near Ashland, Oregon at beautiful Emigrant Lake.

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Napa, CA Wedding Photography of Lexey & Brian
lexey & brian
wedding in napa valley, california

Thursday, August 30th, 2012

What do you get when you cross a meat milkshake with mega sized  balloons and heartfelt toasts… You get a wedding day that through thoughtful planning and romantic touches, created memories to last a life time. Fun, Fun, Fun.

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ashland oregon wedding photography of ali & neil's indian wedding
ali & neil
Wedding in ashland, oregon

Monday, August 6th, 2012

Family and friends traveled the globe to enjoy this three day wedding celebration that was rich with tradition, laughter and fun. Ali and Neil’s three day journey began with the Mehndi, the next day Graha Shanti, and finally the wedding day celebration itself.

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jen & mike
wedding in napa valley, california

Friday, July 13th, 2012

Jennifer and Mike married on a beautiful summer like day on the stunning grounds of the Carneros Inn,  Napa, Ca. What was going to be a quick day of photographs around the ceremony and cocktail hour turned out to be hours of fun while capturing beautiful images. The Domaine Carneros just up the road a […]

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Amanda Part One
Graduate Shoot in Ashland, Oregon

Monday, June 11th, 2012

Amanda is a graduate of Southern Oregon University and was looking for a few photos to commemorate her crowing achievements. We took more than a few photos. We started at the hippest furniture consignment store on earth; Revive, located in the Rail Road District in Ashland, Oregon. and ended up on neighborhood RR Tracks. It […]

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michelle, joe and family
Family Shoot in Ashland, Oregon

Monday, June 4th, 2012

Here they are again. Michelle, Joe and their two amazing girls. I had the pleasure of photographing their wedding June 2011. As a bride Michelle was stunning. Pregnant – adorable and beautiful. She was a trooper waltzing around the country side near Ashland, Or.  It was the perfect evening to capture the family’s giddiness and […]

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Lithia Springs Resort
Resort Shoot in Ashland, Oregon

Tuesday, May 15th, 2012

Lithia Springs Resort is under a metamorphasis since new owners purchased the property in late 2011. Take a peek at the new changes..with countless more to come…For those who remember the previous space – be ready to be happily amazed. What is Lithia Springs Resort? …a private sanctuary, a romantic hideaway, that celebrates healing waters […]

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Senior Portrait in Petaluma, California

Tuesday, May 8th, 2012

Meet Alexander. A hip kid who loves art, music, food, his sister, his uncle, (that be me) and life as he creates it. A Bohemian at heart who oozes talent in many ways. A look into his eyes and you can see and feel his pure heart and if you are lucky get a glimpse […]

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