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Portrait Couture: Abigail & Deborah

I recently met Deborah at a networking event and within hours of arriving home again, she’d already checked out my website and liked the Facebook page. I’d say that’s a great connection from a meeting that was already wonderful! It was quite soon that we managed to find a date for her and her daughter, Abigail, to come in for …

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Jen: Portland Women’s Portraits

Jen is one of a group of women that I recently photographed both individually and as a group! She’s such a fun person to be around and livened up the entire space both before and during the sessions. She is a gorgeous, thriving person. After spending over a decade as a stay-at-home mom, she’s back in the working world working …

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Men’s Headshots

Since launching this new brand, I’ve gotten a lot of questions about whether I’ll photograph the male half of the species. The short answer is yes! I am happy to photograph men by themselves for their headshots or with their partner for a stylized session. A recent client, Kevin, is a great example! He needed lifestyle headshots for a magazine …

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Bonnie: Natural Headshots

I met Bonnie through my networking group at the end of July. Before I’d even finished introducing myself she was on board and handing me a referral slip, and then promptly telling me she hates all photos of her. It’s an interesting mix, that. She’s handing me a referral slip before even seeing evidence of my work and also telling …

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Business Marketing Photos in Portland

Meet Mekala, owner of Tie That Binds. She’s been the wedding industry’s go-to invitation and paper goods designer for quite a few years and I first worked with her on a wedding several years ago! By coincidence, we both ended up in Portland, Oregon and have kept in touch. I’m thrilled she asked me to help her with the visual …

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Portland Glamour Portraits: Cher

Cher is a modern business woman that owns a local lifestyle magazine. She came to our shoot ready to rock it with a full wardrobe ready for a combination shoot of business headshots for her magazine profile and a modern glamour portrait session. One of the things Cher mentioned about the session is how relieved she was I helped with …

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Sharing a Portland Glamour Session is More Fun

Disclaimer: this is my family. These are my two sisters and this is my mother. I barely even finished the question of whether they’d sit for me before I got affirmatives from all three! Why did I ask them to pose for me? I love photographing modern glamour and I want you to love it, too. And I think part …

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Portland Business Headshots: Celia

Celia came to me with a request for very natural looking images she could use in marketing her business. She’s an acupuncturist and herbalist and loved the look she saw here, but didn’t want to be too made up since she has a very natural business. In addition, since she works with a lot of female clients and female issues, …