With a colorful history and certain quirks that still characterize daily life, Whittier is the kind of place you just don’t forget. From its one-way-at-a-time tunnel to its just over 200 residents, it’s a quiet little town with charming mystique. At the time, Brienne described it as her soon to be hubby’s, “kind of place, […]
The Case For Urban Beauty In Anchorage We live in the most drop-dead gorgeous state in all the land. Every time I drive south on the Turnagain Arm I can feel the majesty of the mountains pulsing through my veins. I stand in awe of Alaska’s natural landscape on a daily basis. But that’s not […]
Thank You! Welcome to the June update y’all! I want to start off by saying a huge thank you to everyone who’s supported my business over the past few months! So many of you jumped on the mini special for May and after a month of virtual working, it was such a delight to see […]
Last fall things came full circle when Mandy asked me to shoot her wedding in downtown Anchorage. The day her and Phil planned was all sorts of special from their sky-high ceremony, to the fleet of vintage cars, and all the way to their feast of Moose’s Tooth and Wild Scoops. What’s more than all those beautifully executed details though was how special this wedding was for me.
Amanda and Kyle celebrated their wedding in a marshy meadow encircled by those they love on one of the sunniest July days you’ve ever seen. The first time I met Amanda and Kyle’s little pixelated faces, we talked for hours and it became very clear that their roots run deep into the ground. They don’t hold […]
There was a night called Wednesday of September when we all brought our blankets and hot dogs to be together and watch movie on the grass. Community is a sweet thing.
The plane dipped below the clouds and it was as sunny on the streets as it was in the sky. Not the Seattle anyone had ever told me about. But sweet geez, I was in heaven amongst the most beautifully blossomed city I’d ever seen. All sun, all green, sun dresses and bare legs. That […]
Then there were Holly and Coleman. Who sent me their story this past Day of the Lovers, that read a little something like this: Our story starts out with a happy go lucky guy and a jaded, grumpy girl the summer of 2010. We happened to be in the same place at the same time […]
As many of you know, myself and Don, from Don Barrington Photography, have teamed up as a collaborative force called Loose Leaf weddings to bring dynamite joint photo + video coverage to Alaska’s best of betrothed lovers. Now, all of your wedding stills + film needs are seamlessly woven and worked into joint photo + […]
Welcome to boudoir season at Beauty Board! We as women spend so. much. time. body bashing ourselves. Myself included. While inner character far surpasses outer beauty, and the phrase “it’s whats on the inside that counts” will hold that true, believing in your outer beauty is an important thing. We, as women, were made so […]