Rebecca + Aaron’s Columbia River Gorge elopement was one for the books. The couple shared a small ceremony overlooking the Columbia River on the Rowena Plateau Trail at Tom McCall Preserve just over an hour outside of Portland, Oregon. The Rowena Plateau is a piece of majestic public land is managed by the Nature Conservancy, Mayer State Park and the forestry service.Read More
Claire + John are a one-of-a-kind couple. When they emailed me about their elopement and said they wanted to head up to the mountains to shoot, I knew I had to be their photographer. While the wildfire smoke and haze has been unpredictable around Oregon, it was pure magic when it dissipated from the Mt Hood mountaintop for the evening during Claire + John's elopement shoot. Look at this stunning couple!
Kenton + Alexis travelled from Texas for their coastal elopement on the Oregon Coast. I have always wanted to capture an elopement at Ecola State Park this year, so when they reached out, I was ecstatic to hear their location choice. Ecola State Park is one of the most marvelous gems on the Oregon Coastline, and a must experience whether your a local or a visitor.Read More
A year before Wayne and Claire met, Wayne had fallen from a cliff in Bend, Oregon, he was in the hospital fighting for his life. This event would bring them together. While their love story is non-traditional, the connection they share for the outdoors is inspiring, full of life and big hearts. I knew from the moment I met them, I had to select a special place for their engagement shoot, so there we ventured to the Columbia River Gorge at the light of dawn.Read More