Amanda Markley – Personal Work

Posted by on Mar 22, 2016 in Inspiration | No Comments

Towards the end of last winter, I discovered the show Vikings on the History channel and became obsessed with the set design and costumes of all the characters. It was the dead of winter here in Seattle, and I felt inspired by the show to create something dark and moody – hidden with all the ...

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Travel New Mexico – Instagram Takeover

Posted by on Mar 13, 2016 in Travel | No Comments

A few weeks ago, my best friend Lauren Koval and I set out on a road trip from Tuscon, Arizona to Santa Fe, New Mexico with a stop in White Sands National Monument for a mini photoshoot. Shortly after we completed out trip, Travel New Mexico reached out to us to do a joint Instagram ...

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Horseshoe Boutique – Winter 2015 Lookbook

Posted by on Jan 10, 2016 in Client Work | No Comments

For our Fall/Winter 2015 Horseshoe Boutique lookbook we decided to mix things up a bit, and do our location shoot in Seattle, focusing on our gorgeous native Pacific Northwest as the backdrop. Our original plan was a stunning remote nature location, but the weather had other plans for us the day-of our shoot (100% chance ...

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Amanda Markley – Musician Promo

Posted by on Jan 5, 2016 in Client Work | No Comments

Send me to the desert ANYWHERE and I’m seriously in heaven! Yes I am a born & raised PNW girl (love the mountains, snow and rain) but I equally and totally love the desert. In early 2015 (how have I not blogged these yet by the way, shame on me!) Seattle-native singer-songwriter Amanda Markley (AKA ...

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LilyEmme – Jewelry Lookbook

Posted by on Dec 29, 2015 in Client Work | No Comments

Working with Valerie of LilyEmme Jewelry on her bridal lookbook was such a dream come true! I have always wanted to do a photoshoot at the Volunteer Park Conservatory and jumped at the opportunity to bring Valerie’s vision to life. We borrowed a gorgeous Katie Mae dress from The Dress Theory in Seattle, which looked ...

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Tiny Asteroid – Product Photography

Posted by on Dec 23, 2015 in Client Work | No Comments

This fall I worked with local jewelry designer Pesha of Tiny Asteroid Jewelry to capture all her pieces for her forthcoming new website, and to create some beautiful marketing and promotional imagery she could use at Renegade Craft this December. I love the modern & minimalist approach, but with a touch of whimsy & humor ...

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Simple & Crisp for Martha Stewart

Posted by on Aug 29, 2015 in Client Work | No Comments

Earlier this summer I photographed an article for Martha Stewart featuring three delicious recipes from Jane Yuan of Simple & Crisp. The recipes are a twist on your traditional cracker and cheese plates – but instead of crackers, they use yummy (gluten-free!) fruit crisps as the pairing for your traditional entertaining combos. Working on this ...

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Free People – Independence Day

Posted by on Aug 1, 2015 in Client Work | No Comments

Earlier this week I set out with Katy to capture the Free People “Liberty Belle” trend. I find these outfits the perfect inspiration for Independence Day! I loved exploring our neighborhood, and photographing these looks. Katy is such a joy to work with! Be sure to catch these looks (and more) on the Free People ...

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10 tips for better camera phone photos

Posted by on Jul 29, 2015 in Tutorials | No Comments

I have found that as a professional photographer – I generally try and keep the “big guns” at home when I’m out adventuring for fun, or hanging with my friends – so my iPhone has quickly become my favorite camera for all of life’s moments and for sharing on Instagram. I’ve put together my favorite ...

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