LOVE: EMILY & BRIAN

Take my breath away, why don’t ya?

Emily’s been with me since the beginning.  I’ve shot her several times and, the stars willing, she’ll let me shoot her several more.  I’ve met so many wonderful people through this girl – it’s seriously like six degrees of separation or something.

Doing a session in the Washington desert has been a dream of mine for, well, since the beginning of this photography journey.  Western Washington is beautiful, don’t get me wrong.  But a change of scenery?  It’s good for the creative soul.

So, when I decided it was high time to cross this to do off my Bucket List, I contacted Emily and Brian.  Because, I mean, why wouldn’t I?  The two are currently finishing up their last semester at WSU in Eastern Washington, so it was kismet that the one spot I’d been dying to shoot in was directly in between us.

So we met in the middle.

I adore this girl.  This lovely girl and her sweet-as-pie boyfriend.  I first shot them four years ago, and it was such a pleasure working with them again yesterday.

Emily and Brian, m’dears…  Much love to you both!

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ALYSSA & JOSEPH

When I decided to pick up my camera after a year and a half, I knew the first couple of shoots would be rough.  I would probably fumble with lenses (I did), misjudge lighting (yep), and pretty much forget all of my editing skills (I won’t even go there).

These two beautiful people joined me for shoot #2 and made finding my way back into this crazy craft a whole lot easier.

Alyssa and Joseph, my dears – thanks for showing up and being you.

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