Margot & Colin – New York, New York


Margot & Colin braved a brisk windy morning to wander around Tribeca with me.  I love so many of these images and think they capture a great relationship!

Josie & Kow – New York, New York


Josie and Kow are just easy to be around, easy to talk to and yes, easy to photograph!  I had a great time photographing them as we explored the West Village and Highline park.  Really looking forward to their Aspen wedding…skiing anyone?!

Alexis & Tim – New York, New York


Alexis and Tim are a warm and gracious couple.  I enjoyed getting to know them as we explored Central Park and photographed them and there cute little dogs in the apartment.  Can wait for the wedding guys!!

Cindy & Bill – Newport Beach, California


I was so honored to be a part of Cindy and Bill’s wedding this past April. A beautiful wedding at Pelican Hills.   Here is just a couple of favorites from their portrait session we did at Crystal Cove! Thank you to Jennifer Shin from SAVVY Event Planning and Design for making the day go so … Read More »

Danielle & Jordan – Aspen, Colorado


A couple of fun images from Danielle and Jordan’s engagement session in Aspen…looking forward to working with you guys this summer!        

Cindy & Bill – Napa Valley, California

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A couple weeks ago I had the chance to spend an afternoon exploring the Napa Valley with Cindy and Bill.  We had a blast finding great light and exploring the fields and fun locations in Napa.  Check it out.      

Pacific Coast Highway – Laguna Beach, CA


I will be headed to California again next week.  Looking forward to the change in scenery.  Nothing quite like a road trip down the PCH with a stop in Laguna Beach.

Featured on Style Me Pretty – Boulder, Colorado

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Excited that Bre & Ben’s wedding from the fall is featured on Style Me Pretty Little Black Book alongside the very talented Otto Schulze and Jenna Walker and Heather Dwight of Calluna Events who are all such dear and gracious friends.  A pure joy! Working with the crazy talent on this wedding made it such … Read More »

Kids + Beach – Balboa Beach, California

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Over Thanksgiving we were out in Southern California to visit the family.  We spent the afternoon taking the kids to Balboa Beach.  I took the Contax G2 and a pocketful of expired film (Kodak Portra NC & VC from 10+ years ago).  What a great combination  The old dilapidated buildings around the “Fun Zone and … Read More »

Breanna & Ben – Boulder, Colorado


They led us all on an adventure…to a meadow in the middle of a wood.  They read these words and I was blessed beyond words.  I feel honored to call them both friends. The Country of Marriage III. Sometimes our life reminds me of a forest in which there is a graceful clearing and in … Read More »