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Over the years I’ve had high school seniors inquire for their session with a number of questions. So many having to do with hair, makeup, wardrobe, etc. But, the biggest question out of all of them always has to do with location! When I’m asked to help them decide on a location for their senior […]

Senior Pictures Bend Oregon

blonde senior girl in black top standing in front of orange trees in bend

I’ve said it a million times, and I’ll say it a million more: central Oregon is the best place for your wedding! Am I biased because I live here? Psh…maybe. 😉 All jokes aside, the Bend area has some wonderfully diverse options to fit all sorts of wedding vibes, whether you’re going for something low-key […]

Oregon Wedding Venue Spotlight: Brasada Ranch in Bend

bride and groom walking across the bridge at brasada ranch

Drive about 40 minutes north of Bend, Oregon and you’ll find yourself surrounded by breathtaking rock formations and miles of beautiful high desert terrain. If you were lucky enough to be there this past September, then you would have also been blessed enough to be in the company of these two fabulous souls! JJ and […]

Smith Rock Engagement Photos with JJ + Aves

man in white shirt holding blonde girl in green dress

So you’re headed to central Oregon for an amazing vacation! You got your time off work, the kids are excited and asking you “are we there yet?” for the millionth time. Maybe you’re the type of person who really likes to plan ahead, and you have your whole itinerary planned out for your Sunriver vacation. […]

Sunriver Vacation Ideas: A Family Photoshoot!


Why do I love engagement pictures? There is a lot of joy in an engagement session – you and your partner get to be celebrated as well as celebrate your relationship! And when both the winter sun and the snow are in your favor, Oregon engagement photos truly can’t get more magical! The Couple Alexis […]

Oregon Engagement Photos at Mt. Bachelor | Alexis & Eric

man and woman embracing with golden hour glow on pine trees behind them

As a bend wedding photographer… I’m livin’ the dream!!! I get to spend my weekends celebrating YOU and your love story. Precious moments and memorable moments shared during vows, the ceremony, toasts and traditions… and then… there’s the dance floor! Through some research, polls and of course my personal dance floor wedding photography experience, I’ve […]

Best Wedding Reception Songs

bride and her friend dancing and singing

Scott and Emily met in 2013 through their work — and they’ve been basically inseparable since! The two are in Bend nearly every weekend to snowshoe, hike, snowmobile, you name it! Scott proposed to Emily on one of their snowshoe outings here, so they knew they wanted Bend, Oregon engagement photos, too. I couldn’t wait […]

Bend, Oregon Engagement Photos | Emily & Scott

man in white shirt and woman in orange sweater and gigi pip hat hugging in front of water

I’m a huge fan of having family photos taken — and I love them even more on vacations! You’re creating memories of this specific time in your lives, and commemorating the memories you make on vacation all at once. This can even become a special family tradition year after year. A yearly photoshoot marks the […]

Fall Family Photoshoot at Smith Rock State Park

mom and dad with baby walking in front of smith rock cliffs

Upon moving to Bend in May 2021, to say the least, it was a little bit surreal. My newly wed husband and I had always dreamed of following our passions to Bend since we first started dating in 2016!!! And now, so many years later, it was happening!!! I was so excited about so many […]

Family Photos in Bend at Shevlin Park


When this gorgeous girl contacted me about her dream session, I was over the moon! Senior Pictures Downtown Portland Oregon was the order and I was ready to fill it! I knew we were the right fit from day one. Even though I am currently a local Bend Oregon Senior Photographer, I love more getting […]

Senior Pictures Downtown Portland, Oregon

girl with red hair kneeling in downtown Portland