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  • WELCOME!

    I began photographing children in black and white in 2000, shortly before the birth of my second daughter.

    Since that time, I have upgraded my equipment, refined my technique, and picked up some new tricks for working with children – but my style hasn’t changed. I like to take pictures that are natural, unposed, and informal. I focus on faces and tend to shoot close-ups. My goal is to capture the little things that represent who the child is in this moment, to bring back memories of a silly face, a fit of the giggles, a particular facial expression or hand position, or a spontaneous hug between siblings.

    I have lived in the Seattle area most of my life. I currently live in Issaquah with my husband and our three daughters, who keep me on my toes and give me lots of opportunities to try out new photography ideas!

    Thank you for your interest.

My Future

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I love it when I can get glimpses into my future.  A few weeks ago I did a photo session for Jody.  We have worked together for our kids at a couple of different schools.  She is an amazing advocate for our kids and I’m awed by her persistence and enthusiasm.

I enjoyed meeting all three of her girls.  (And her hubby Cliff too!)  Madeline, Lydia and Caroline are about six years older than my crew.  They seem like such different personalities, but much like my own girls, they make a great unit.

Here are my favorites…

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Magic

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I know I’ve talked about magic light before.  That is light lovely soft sunlight that happens about an hour before the sun sets.  Sometimes a magical moment happens in that magical light.  As I came around the corner onto my favorite bridge, I saw Zoe and Zinnia dancing in the sun.  I didn’t ask them to, and they had run ahead so they didn’t even know I was taking their picture.  I love it when these things combine to make such a magical image.

I had a great time with these girls and their parents and I have even photographed them again since then because I take their school portraits too.  They are such characters!

Here are my favorites…

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The Heat is On

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An hour or two before our session I got a text from Jen asking if there was shade at the park.  It was going to be 90 degrees at our session so it was a fair question!  I love that Jen was thinking towards fall with their outfits and Grace and Anna were such troopers in the heat. They must have been thinking thoughts of skiing and ice skating to look so cool!

Here are my favorites from their mini session…

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A Tale of Two Sessions

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In May Leslie wrote me an email asking about a senior session for her daughter Reagan.  Actually she was wondering if we could do a short family session first and then do a short senior session after because Reagan was not sure she wanted that much attention paid to her.  I totally understand this because my oldest daughter would feel exactly the same way!  Plus I like the idea of capturing this family right now before they start a new chapter in their lives with Reagan away at college.  It is such an exciting time!

Here are my favorite family pictures…

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After we finished all of the family pictures we kicked out the rest of the family (or nicely waved as they drove off) and then set off on our own.  We originally tried to start at the library because Reagan is a BIG reader.  (Hmm…that also sounds just like my oldest daughter!)  Unfortunately it was a Sunday and closed so instead we took the rest of our pictures and then made a quick pit stop at Barnes and Noble.  Gotta love a nice backup plan!

Here are my favorites of Reagan…

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