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“We were all heading for each other on a collision course, no matter what. Maybe some people are just meant to be in the same story.”
~ Jandy Nelson // I’ll Give You The Sun

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I’ll admit, meeting new people can feel hard for me sometimes. For a girl who is happiest with a book in her hand, in the comfort of her home…”out there” can feel a bit intimidating and “people-y”!! As a natural introvert, it became one of the biggest adjustments for me as a photographer and a […]

JAMIE & RONNIE: ENGAGEMENT

January 6, 2019

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Confession: meeting clients for the first time was one of the hardest parts of my job to get used to. As a natural introvert, getting to know people in the early stages of any relationship can feel like a daunting task…but making plans to meet up with a couple that you’ve never met before felt […]

STEPHANIE & CORY: ENGAGEMENT

October 23, 2018

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I can remember being on a ferry in Australia, crossing the harbor. The sun was setting before our eyes and the warm air was blowing through my hair. The ocean rushed beneath us and Sydney faded off in the distance. I remember looking around at other people on the ferry. People who were just making […]

LISA & FRANCIS: ENGAGEMENT

June 24, 2018

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I have three favourite types of people; people I can laugh with…people I can drink coffee with…and people I can be honest with.  If you happen to be all three of these people captured in one amazing body…then you’re stuck with me for life!! I met Rachael and Joe for coffee one night.  We laughed […]

RACHAEL & JOE: ENGAGEMENT

October 14, 2017

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A few months ago, I was sitting in a room amid downtown Tacoma, Washington.  A group of absolutely amazing women sat in rows on wooden fold out chairs.  With all of their eyes looking intently upon me…I uttered four words that surprised even myself… “Art saved my life” I can remember being taken aback as […]

LAUREN & CHRIS: ENGAGEMENT

July 4, 2017

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She used to sneak up next to my table without me even noticing at first. I’d be sitting at one of the bistro tables in Starbucks – earphones in – endlessly plucking away at my book and then I’d see the most adorable smiling face…checking in to see how it was all going!  I met […]

KELSEY & BRANDON: ENGAGEMENT

April 19, 2017