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COURTNEY & JAY BECOME THE LEBLANCS || AN ALASKAN ELOPEMENT

Filed in : Elopements

It was late June and the wildfires had charred the sidelines of the road to Denali. The skies were thick with residual smoke and we made our journey to the wilderness. Natives of the lower country, Courtney and Jay knew they wanted to wed with just themselves and their vows amidst lush surroundings of unadulterated scenery. And our lady Alaska, incomparable […]

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SARA & JIMMY BECOME THE SICKLERS || A TALKEETNA WEDDING FILM

Filed in : Wedding

Sara & Jimmy. Otherwise known as “the Irish angry one” and “her little blue pill.” She told us of how much time he puts in to taking care of his family and friends. She said he has a heart of gold. And it was she who, with her Chicago eyes, saw this Talkeetna man on the […]

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NAHID || ANCHORAGE PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHER

Filed in : Portrait

A little pop of color for you on this gloomy Monday morning. Nahid, the  gorgeous one with a voice that will melt your bones. There is so much joy for me in photographing other creatives- the trust that is so freely given, the boundless beauty of collaboration. If you are a creative person and find […]

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LINDSEY & CORWYN BECOME THE WILKEYS || A GIRDWOOD ELOPEMENT

Filed in : Wedding

It was humid day in the rain forests of Alaska. The fallen pine needles stuck to the soles of our shoes as we made our way down to the falls. They planted their feet on that rock and joined hands. As their two legged son and other four legged children looked on, they spoke to […]

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CARLEY & JOEY BECOME THE COTTERS || A VALDEZ BEACHSIDE WEDDING

Filed in : Wedding

You glean a lot about a person by the way their friends speak of them. Carley and Joey’s friends said some of the best things you could hope to be said of you. They called them selfless and generous. They called them the best parents. And from what I’ve seen, it’s all true. These two have big […]

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EMILY & TYLER BECOME THE GREENSFELDERS || A GIRDWOOD WEDDING FILM

Filed in : Wedding

In the eloquent words of their most crippled and beloved groomsmen .. “Tyler and Emily have shown me that love is hard. Love is a conscious, consistent decision. They don’t have the perfect fairytale love story, but they have an unbreakable, lasting love.” Over the years I’ve been privileged to listen to many a love story, and […]

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HOT DAMN GIRL || A BOUDOIR EVENT FOR BEAUTIFUL WOMEN 2016

Filed in : boudoir

It’s the most wonderful tiiiiiimmmeee of the year. Ladies, you know I love ya. And that is why January is one of my favorite times of the year. I shoot boudoir year round, but this is the time when we all get together, shed our layers and celebrate how incomparably beautiful we are as women. […]

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EMILY & STEPHEN BECOME THE SMITHS || A COLORFUL MOUNTAINSIDE ELOPEMENT

Filed in : Elopements, Wedding

“He is my roots,” she said. He, a grounding presence for her, and she, the one who delights him. On a vibrant night where the sun spoke in all her shades, a bohemian gypsy spirit and a quirky, quiet soul tied themselves together on the mountainside. And God must have known how much she loves […]

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ANDREW & JENNY BECOME THE LOWDS || A KODIAK WEDDING FILM

Filed in : Wedding

Settle in with your Monday evening cozy clothes, put your feet up, and come hear the best kind of story. Andrew & Jenny are the kind of people you send novel length emails to, because they’re just that easy to connect with. The kind of people you spend 2 hours Facetiming on a friday night, […]

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MAURICE & CINDA & THEIR THIRTY YEAR LOVE

Filed in : Lifestyle, Lovers

If you’ve been a member of the Beauty Board Club for at least a year, you’ll remember our beautiful friend Emily & her handsome boo Tyler completely in love and surrounded by the golds of autumn. Well these are her parents, Maurice & Cinda. They have loved each other devotedly and consistently for the past thirty years. That is […]

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