Monte Cristo Ballroom

Angel and James’ wedding at the Monte Cristo Ballroom was a big family affair! Every one was so happy celebrating, dancing, and dining in the beautiful Ballroom! I first met Angel, James, and baby Aria at Anthem Coffee & Tea downtown Puyallup just a couple of weeks before the wedding! Aria was just 2-3 weeks […]

June 30, 2019

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Harry Potter Wedding

Years later and this summer wedding at the Heritage Park Event & Retreat Center is still one of the first that comes to mind when thinking of my favorite weddings to photograph. Audrie and Joe executed a classy spin on a Harry Potter Wedding theme. The wedding took place out in Ariel, Washington early September […]

June 20, 2019

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Breastfeeding Bride

Jaclynn Wilkinson and Tabbie’s beautiful getting ready photo has been published! I love my Breastfeeding Bride (s)! (I’ve had three now!) A couple summers ago now, Tabbie welcomed me to photograph her feeding baby Maddie right before the ceremony. The images turned out to be some of my favorite getting ready portraits yet. She was […]

June 13, 2019

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Watch Out Washington…

I’m Back. We sat in our secret garden last night. Bright as day at 8:00pm. Clynn turned to Leo, “It’s Momma’s turn now. Us Moon Boys better buckle in. It’s going to be a long crazy summer with our Sun People.” Referring to James & I I’m awake by 6:30am…because it feels right. I go […]

May 1, 2019

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Artist Search

Clynn and I are on an Artist Search! We are looking for an oil paint artist to paint over the image below. Every now and again, I process an image that marks a pivotal moment for SJP. I don’t plan it, necessarily. These images just happen sometimes! Some day, I’ll do a blog post of […]

March 29, 2019

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Why I Choose Wedding Photography

If you’ve ever been to a work seminar or heard an inspirational speaker even open their mouth you’ve probably heard something about “finding your why”. Digging deep to find out WHY you wake up and do whatever it is that you do. My “Why” has changed allot in the past 3.5 years but a moment […]

March 19, 2019

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Seymour Botanical Conservatory

My first styled shoot of the year I designed to be a simple one. It would be in a new location with newlyweds Heidi and Michael. My goal was to try new posing, angles, crops, and test some new editing techniques. Lastly, I would test my ability to create clean light and highlight to shadow […]

March 13, 2019

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Ballard Annex Oyster House

Right before Christmas I received a message from SJP Preferred Vendor DJ Midnight Mike/ Michael Dwyer. He became a partner/manager with the Ballard Annex Oyster House. He would be hosting a Christmas Work Party in their beautiful upstairs intimate venue and was looking for some photos of what they have to offer as a venue. […]

February 17, 2019

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Element 79 Modern Seattle Venue | Desireè & Sidney

Des & Sidney’s winter wedding on December 22, 2018 was my last wedding of 2018! At first, I worried about shooting a wedding so close to Christmas but it ended up being exactly where I needed to be on that day. We started the day in a suite at the Motif Hotel in Seattle. This […]

February 8, 2019

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Browns Point Improvement Club

Lizzie and Robert’s wedding at the Browns Point Improvement Club was so exciting for me! I hadn’t shot a wedding since right before Christmas so I was more than ready. I first met these two what feels like a full year ago (though it was really like 10 or 11 months). As we were at […]

February 4, 2019

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