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This week has been so fun, going through all of last year’s work!  I’ve been pulling favorites from each session and trying to narrow it down so this won’t be a GIANT post, but it’s so hard!  I was blessed with some adorable clients in 2019, who showed up ready to love on their families, […]

hillsboro family photographer field

This morning, I posted some happy anniversary wishes to one of my favorite SSP couples, Lacey and Taylor.  They got married two years ago at Camp Turnaround, and I saw them just recently for an anniversary session.  I’m so glad they chose to do an anniversary session, and it got me thinking about all the […]

beaverton family photographer anniversary session

When one of my favorite families came back to me for this year’s fall photos, we decided to try the same location we’d shot at before (see it here!).  We wanted to make sure it looked different enough, but still had the field that they loved.  We used the beautiful field area at Cooper Mountain […]

Fall family photos at Cooper Mountain Nature Park in Aloha, Oregon | Hillsboro family photographer

It’s October and wedding season is slowing down, which means I have a chance to blog some of the fabulous things I’ve been up to these last few months!  First up is this totally gorgeous engagement session from early August.  Hailey and Jeremy planned a small courthouse wedding, and wanted to have some portraits done […]

Forest engagement session at Jenkins Estate in Beaverton | Hillsboro Wedding Photographer

This sweet family was so, so patient for their session!  Somehow, even though we kept scheduling our Cooper Mountain Nature Park session for mid-June evenings, we kept getting rained out!  And not just a little rained out…RAINED out!  Thunder and lightning storms in the forecast?  I’ll pass on that hilltop session, thanks. So when our […]

family photo session in the field at Cooper Mountain Nature Park in Aloha | Hillsboro family photographer

If you’ve been following the blog for a while, you know that Cooper Mountain Nature Park in Aloha is one of my very favorite places to shoot at: there’s tall grass, views of the valley, and it gets the very BEST sunset light!  I was so thrilled Angela and Steven chose that location for their […]

Casual engagement session at Cooper Mountain Nature Park meadow in Beaverton | Hillsboro wedding photographer

I love when my families come back to me for their milestone sessions!  This family had an adorable fall session last year, and now their little man is getting ready to turn ONE!  So I was super excited to make some portraits at Jenkins Estate for them in celebration! That shirt!!  I loved it!  We […]

First Birthday Photo session at Jenkins Estate in Beaverton | Hillsboro family photographer

I love, love, LOVE when the family dog gets to come along to a portrait session!  I’ve had dogs my whole life, and since we don’t have one right now, it’s always a fun day to meet another family’s dog and make some portraits!  Molly and Pippin brought their A game to their family’s session […]

Family portraits with dogs at Jenkins Estate in Beaverton | Hillsboro Family Photographer

It’s been a crazy fall family portrait season over here, especially as our family adjusts to life with a newborn!  I’ve TOTALLY fallen behind on my blogging, but as we wind down into December, I’m hoping to catch back up!  I wanted to share this epically Pacific Northwest fall session with you from last month […]

Fall family photos at Jenkins Estate in Beaverton | Hillsboro Family Photographer

Let’s talk adorable couples in love.  Lacey & Taylor are IT.  They are getting married next year, and they are working through all of the wedding planning looking like this: her, snuggled in against his chest, or holding hands and laughing, and completely enjoying each moment with each other.  They’re a self-proclaimed super lovey-dovey couple […]

Jenkins Estate forest engagement session in Beaverton, OR | Hillsboro wedding photographer

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