Paradise Park

I had one goal this summer: to complete the Timberline Trail. And at the end of our hike, Mountain Hood treated us with a spectacular light show as the setting sun kissed her western face. You can click on these images to see larger versions.  Also, a reminder that if you like any of these…

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Carly | Sunset High School

Carly, a senior at Portland’s Sunset High School is a self described “girly girl and she was determined to have her senior portraits taken in a beautiful field of flowers.  When Carly called me she was charming and adventurous, with a contagious laugh, and full of talk about lace, sun dresses, skater skirts, and crop tops.

Photograph of Waldo Lake at dawn in Central Oregon.

Waldo Lake

Those of you who have spent time with me know that I’m a big fan of Oregon’s Waldo Lake – our second largest lake and one of the three purest water bodies in the entire world. It’s a pretty spectacular place, bordered on one side by designated Wilderness, but with many of the forests surrounding…

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Beavercreek Farm Family Portraits

Shari and Justin are good friends of mine from law school. (Yep, you heard that right. I’m  a recovering lawyer — they say acceptance is the first step toward recovery, right?). Be sure to click on the images below to see larger versions.  If you would like more information about family portrait sessions with Brian…

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Damascus Family Portraits

When their three girls and their grand children flew home to Damascus, Oregon from far away places, Karla and Larry jumped at the chance to take some family portraits. And I was honored to help create them. (Be sure to click on the images below to see larger versions, and click here for more information about…

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Strawberry Mountain Wilderness near John Day, Oregon.

Strawberry Mountains

My dog isn’t a big fan of fireworks, so every July 4th weekend we make it a point to disappear into the woods for a few days. This year brought us to Oregon’s remote Strawberry Mountain Wilderness. The Strawberry Mountains are surrounded by Eastern Oregon Desert, near John Day and the highest peak, Strawberry Mountain,…

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