Category archives: family

Mother’s Day pop-up

Mother's Day pop-up
Five years ago an idea was hatched to offer photo booth style portraits to mamas and their littles (and partners and grandparents and whomever else wants to squeeze in) as a fundraiser for Birth Roots in Portland. It has become a beloved tradition, a grab-bag of magical moments and typical toddler fodder all in the name of a good cause while capturing two minutes of t[...]

newborn freshJohanna June

Johanna June
Ooooo... what a fun little morning with this sweet family, recent transplants from New Orleans. Desmond (named after a reggae singer... this kiddo is destined for coolness) at 2 and big brother to weeks-old Johanna June are the same ages as my children when we became a family of four, too. What a tender, beautiful, raw new normal to navigate. It was a pleasure to meet[...]

Falmouth Town Landingfall mini sessions

fall mini sessions
Mini session day starts early at sunrise. I take a break during the middle of the day (when the light isn't ideal at the coast), and then get back at it in the afternoon. The challenge of not only lighting, but having just 20 minutes per family (some families whose wedding I photographed years ago and who drove hours to be there but we don't have time for a proper cat[...]