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4th of July

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A couple pictures of the fireworks near my brother’s house during the fireworks. For these pictures, I used a tripod, ISO 100, F/8, and a shutter speed of 1.6 seconds.

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Family Photo Shoot

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Today I shot a family in my home studio. We used two different color backgrounds and the pictures turned out pretty great!

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Miller Family Photo Shoot

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We photographed the Miller’s just down the street from our house at this cool location. There is a trail with a boardwalk that goes through the trees up to a nearby elementary school. On the trail are benches that make for taking great pictures!

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Jase and Scarlett

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Jase and Scarlett are siblings that I did a photo shoot of this weekend. It was a two-day photo shoot as Jase couldn’t make it the first day. Scarlett was such as sweet little girl and cooperated so well for the pictures. Jase had is smile perfected the whole time! I loved stacking their names […]

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Retirement Community Diversity Shoot

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Today I was hired to photograph the diversity in the workplace at Judson Park Retirement Community where my husband works. It was a great experience being able to photograph in the corporate environment. I had a lot of fun capturing different aspects of the staff and facility. Some of my favorites of the shoot are […]

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16 Must Have Wedding Photos at Your Wedding

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When photographing a wedding there are certain must-have pictures that need to be captured. Some pictures cannot be missed. Below I have listed the absolute 16 pictures that need to by taken at any wedding. Sample pictures are also displayed. The gown by itself The bride’s bouquet Wedding Rings Bridal portrait Groom with each of […]

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Wright Park Family Photo Shoot

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Today I photographed my brother’s family at Wright Park which is located in Tacoma, Washington. The family consisted of mom, dad, an almost 2-year-old toddler, and their Maltese dog. It was a beautiful day with leaves fallen and awesome colors all around. Some of my favorite shots of the day are seen below.

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Awesome Portrait Photo Locations in Washington State

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I’m a photographer that was born and raised in Washington State. Over the years I’ve realized there are some pretty neat places to take family portraits in the pacific northwest. Washington State is a beautiful state during all four seasons. I’ve put this list together to help other photographers or families looking for some ideas […]

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School Pictures

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Today was picture day at preschool for these two daughters of mine. Since their hair doesn’t usually look this perfect, of course, I had to come home and do a photo shoot of my own. I also don’t trust that they gave the school photographer as genuine smiles as they do their own mommy :). I […]

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First Day of Pre-School

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Today was the first day of school for the 2016-2017 school year for my little girls. Kylie, the older one did pre-school last year and has to do it again this year since she is still only 4. Kaycie just turned 3 so she will be starting pre-school this year and they will be in […]

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