I had so much fun photographing Karen and Rani this evening – two beautiful women who aren’t just sisters, but the best of friends.


McIntyre Ridge

McIntyre Ridge in Oregon’s Mount Hood National Forest is a pretty grueling hike straight up the side of the mountain, but the rewards are well worth the effort.


Tillamook State Forest – Portland Fine Art Photographer

I spent the day with some amazing photographers taking images that will be used to protect Oregon’s Tillamook and Clatsop State Forests. These two state forests cover over 800 square miles of beautiful coastal rain forest just west of the Portland metro area. They contain watersheds that are critical to Salmon recovery in the northwest and that serve as the drinking water supply for hundreds of thousands of Oregonians. Today, these forests are threatened by efforts to increase the level of industrial clear-cutting in sensitive areas.


Scott and Kristina – Wedding in The Dalles

There always seems to be a lot of talk about large weddings these days, but there’s really something to be said for the small and intimate ones too. Here are some images of Scott and Kristina’s beautiful wedding in The Dalles, which took place in a friend’s home high up on the mountainside where they were surrounded by a handful of close friends and family members (and a couple of photographers who where privileged to capture the moment).



Who says you can’t take beautiful photographs in the rain!?  It was pouring buckets most of the day, but Catherine insisted on making the most of our shoot this afternoon!