Category Archives: Elopements

01.31.2017

Jake & Emily – August 27, 2016

When the bride’s brother received deployment orders, this adventurous couple ditched their plans to wed in their Midwest home-town in favor of a small elopement in Alaska where her brother was stationed so he could be a part of the …

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08.02.2016

Jeffrey & Amanda – July 13, 2016

Jeffrey and Amanda came from Florida to elope in Alaska before Jeffrey begins his military career.  Neither had been to the 49th state before, so getting married here was a fun adventure for them both.  I suggested several locations that …

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07.22.2016

Jaime & Martha – June 26, 2016

Jaime & Martha came to Alaska with their teenage son to celebrate their marriage.  They chose to exchange vows on the dock of Lake Hood at the Lakefront Hotel and were blessed with fantastic weather.  After their beautiful and simple …

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07.21.2016

Bill & Maggie – June 20, 2016

Bill and Maggie came from Detroit to elope in Alaska with their immediate family and very close friends.  They found a lovely home to rent on Air B&B that had an amazing view of the Palmer Hay Flatts and beautiful …

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07.06.2016

Sandy & Carolyn – June 9, 2016

Sandy and Carolyn came all the way from Australia to elope in Alaska – the second couple I’ve worked with to do that!  They planned this simple ceremony to make their union official as part of a grand vacation including …

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10.13.2015

Aaron & Laura – September 20, 2015

This adventurous couple first planned to exchange “I Dos” after diving in a tropical locale, but after finding out they were expecting their first child they opted to elope in Alaska instead. Luckily, the weather cooperated with beautiful sunshine for …

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11.23.2014

Rick & Caroline – November 13, 2014

Rick and Caroline planned a simple and intimate wedding in Girdwood between their alternating shifts on the slope and wanted a few photos to remember the occasion.  Although there wasn’t any snow yet it was quite chilly out, but that …

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09.11.2014

Dennis & Carol – September 4, 2014

Visiting Alaska from Australia, Dennis and Carol decided to tie the knot after 20 years together and asked me to capture the moment with some photos. They wanted a simple ceremony, so getting married while on vacation was the perfect …

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07.28.2014

Paul & Kat – July 18, 2014

Paul and Kat contacted me from Oklahoma City to arrange photos of their simple nuptials here in Alaska during a trip to visit Paul’s uncle.  They were looking for a location that would provide beautiful scenery and originally chose the …

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01.27.2014

Sally & Dane – January 19, 2014

After my session with the Mills Family, my husband and I hung around the park to let our dogs play in the snow before driving back home.  We ended up chatting with some folks who pulled in and discovered that …

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