Sunshine + Scotch

pull up a chair and stay awhile

Lam and Erin’s Sunset Engagement at Lincoln Park

I really love a bit of formal flair when it comes to engagement photos. Lam started off in a traditional Vietnamese dress before trading for a more casual sundress as sunset fell. Lincoln Park is once of my favorite places to watch the sunset, it's a beautiful as any...

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Kristen and Frank’s Discovery Park engagement session

Those of you who know me know that there's not much I love more than couples that include their pets in either their engagement or wedding day festivities. Kristen and Frank are one of those amazing couples who consider their pup Dexter family and I'm so happy they...

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Katrina and Mike’s Romantic Pioneer Square Engagement

Being from New York, Katrina and Mike were looking for a more urban, brick-laden landscape for their engagement session.  So there was no better place to head than beautiful Pioneer Square. These two are so incredibly sweet together and we had a blast poking around...

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Y & Z’s Charming Seattle Waterfront Engagement

A few weeks back I had a the most lovely time traipsing about the Seattle waterfront for Y & Z's incredibly adorable engagement session. Seriously, how sweet are these two together?!  I'm crazy in love Z's super cute skirt and their darling balloons and I cannot...

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Carrie and Phil’s West Seattle Sunrise Engagement

OK, so we didn't actually get a sunrise. In true Seattle fashion, Carrie and Phil's June 5am "sunrise" session was overcast and, in fact, pretty damn chilly.  However, that didn't stop them (and darling Denali) from making the most of it.  These guys were total...

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Claudia and Veronica’s Intimate Bainbridge Island Elopement

One sweet elopement deserves another. In my last post I shared two Tennessee gentlemen who were married in Snoqualmie. Today meet Claudia and Veronica, two women who came to Bainbridge Island all the way from Florida to say their vows. Claudia and I chatted several...

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Jordan and Michael’s Darling Salish Lodge Elopement

Last month I had the pleasure of finally meeting Jordan and Michael face to face; two charming Southern gents who came all the way from Knoxville to get married in Snoqualmie before boarding their honeymoon cruise to Alaska.  And I figured what better way to celebrate...

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Owen Shane Turns One!

I absolutely adore this sweet family and every time I get to photograph them it's always such fun. You may remember Owen's newborn session with his puppy big brother, Gunner. Recently I got to catch up with them once again, this time to celebrate little Owen turning...

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