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Beautiful Family {brookings oregon family photographer}

I have had the pleasure of knowing this beautiful little family for several years.  Their daughters are just pure gorgeous perfection with the most amazing dreamy eyes.  So when they asked me to travel from our new home in Sonora, Ca.  I of course jumped at the chance!  This session was totally worth the drive.  These little girls just stole my heart clean away with their cuteness, and fun little antics.  This session was seriously one that dreams are made of for me.   I love nothing more than capturing the real true strong love between a family.  And all the better when I can do it in a totally natural and playful way. 

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My dreamers. Beautiful & Unique {brookings oregon child photographer}

My girls.  Both beautiful.  So different.  So unique.  Each beautiful in their own way.  Pure adoration for them <3



Beach Sessions! {gold beach oregon family photographer}

I am so very excited to be offering beach sessions!  I adore the ocean (as we all know) and there is nothing I love more than the beach AND taking pictures.  I think the beach makes a super timeless classic backdrop that will never be out of style….unless of course you all wear kahki pants and white shirts, then we might be dating ourselves just a little.  Come be your normal happy selves, get a little wet if you’re up for it, and create some magical memories turned into art for your walls.  I can’t wait to see what we come up with together!


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A week at the beach {gold beach brookings oregon, family photographer}

I’m in love with the ocean.  Let’s start there.  The way it sounds.   The way is smells.  The awe inspiring, breathtaking, aching beauty of it all.  Once I get there I never want to leave.  So it only makes sense that our latest trip to the Southern Oregon coast has produced some of my most favorite photos to date.  I just can’t help but be inspired.  My poor children were sick to death of the camera once I was done.  But you can’t tell it by these photos.  Obviously they love me 😉  I didn’t really plan their wardrobe choices well enough before we left (I was too darn excited to get to the Ocean!), but we made do with a little thrift store shopping, and some creativity.  I also brought along my sister on this trip and was able to get INTO some of these pics!  Yipeeeeee!  So glad I did.  We were in desperate need of some new family photos.  As soon as we move into our new home, there will be some big prints happening.  I can’t imagine that I’ll have very many bare walls after this.  There are a LOT of photos…. are you ready for this?

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Where the Wild Things Are {brookings oregon family photographer}

You remember the old book from your childhood right?  Where the Wild Things Are.  It’s a book of whimsy, magic, imagination and ADVENTURE!  That exactly how I feel about these photos from our most recent visit to the Oregon coast.  The cool mist creates an almost ethereal quality, mix that in with the gorgeous sunshine, some kids who are happy, wild, and free… and you get this.  Pure perfection… full of dirty faces, messy clothes, and childhood magic.  I couldn’t adore them any more.