Point Defiance Engagement Session in Tacoma with Jaynah and Kevin

Every time I explore Point Defiance Park at the tip of the peninsula in Tacoma, I find something new to love!! This time it was being able to find little pockets of the park without many people that was totally perfect for photos with Jaynah and Kevin. We wandered around Owen Beach, the Rose Garden, and ended the night at one of the overlooks that gave us a stunning view of Puget Sound. Oh, and did I mention that a little champagne popping happened?! Keep scrolling until you find those gems

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Mount Rainier Wildflower Anniversary Session in Paradise, Washington - Charlotte and Brad

Have you ever been standing in a cloud during sunset that slowly turns into a gorgeous cotton candy sky while standing in the presence of Washington’s tallest mountain? I haven’t either.

UNTIL NOW. I spent the evening with Charlotte and Brad running around Paradise and other parts of Mount Rainier National Park and the mountain did not let us down. We were surrounded by a thick blanket of fog that didn’t even let us see the mountain at all until just a few minutes before sunset, when the fog rolled away slowly and the sunset bounced around the clouds and remaining fog to create one stunning sunset. All of us kept spinning around finding new pockets of bright colors or ridges suddenly visible that we could barely focus.

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Bell Harbor Rooftop Wedding in Seattle, Washington - Jessica & Robert

Waaaaaay back in February I attended a business workshop called Hustle and Flow with the Hons to kick my ass into gear and do this business thing. Aside from all of the things I learned and implemented into my business, I was able to meet some other Washington photographers! Which led to being able to second shoot for weddings like this one - Robert and Jessica saying I do at Bell Harbor Conference Center in Downtown Seattle.

Camille asked me to shoot with her and I was immediately in! We started with getting ready photos of Jessica at The Edgewater Hotel just down Alaskan Way, and then I met up with the groomsmen at Bell Harbor shortly after. The rain pushed off their wedding plans by a couple of hours, but the Pacific Northwest has this way of almost raining on your parade (quite literally) and then showing off with clear skies and beautiful weather immediately after. The rooftop ceremony was beautiful and a stellar view of Puget Sound and Seattle and Robert and Jessica said their vows in front of friends and family with big smiles on their faces.

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