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family pours the roce coconut milk over the groom's head

Indian Roce Ceremony in Vancouver

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This Indian Roce Ceremony in Vancouver was such a treat to photograph! These two are just the cutest and most thoughtful couple. I loved spending the evening with their friends and family to celebrate the groom before their wedding the following day. Indian Roce Ceremony in Vancouver The Roce is a ceremony that typically occurs […]

Marshall House Wedding


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This Marshall House wedding, on Officer’s Row by Fort Vancouver, was a great way to kick off my Summer wedding season! The couple and their families started the day by getting ready at the Marshall House. Afterward, we headed to the Proto-Cathedral of St. James the Greater in downtown Vancouver for the wedding ceremony. Then, […]

bride and groom laugh as brides veil blows in the wind

Brush Prairie Backyard Wedding


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I adored this Brush Prairie backyard wedding! I mean, if you have access to a beautiful piece of private property, why NOT have a backyard wedding?! Plus, this wedding included purple as a main color, and we should all know that purple is my favorite color! Brush Prairie Backyard Wedding I met this fun couple […]

mom and dad swing a little girl in the air by her arms by the river at cottonwood beach

Family Photos Along the Columbia River in Washougal


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Check out these fun family photos along the Columbia River in Washougal Washington!  Isn’t this family model-esque? Oh how I love this sweet family! I photographed Alice & Mike’s wedding shortly after moving to Portland many years ago. It’s been wonderful getting to continue working with them throughout the years.  They also run Camas Life […]

a bride and groom lay in the grass on a colorful bright green quilt

Fun Backyard Fourth of July Wedding in Vancouver WA


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This couple met on the Fourth of July, so it was only fitting that they plan a fun backyard fourth of July wedding as well!  I’ve been looking forward to their wedding for months now, and I’m so excited about the images!  I know the bride through a past roommate of mine and she’s one […]

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