Tag Archives: Fall

02.23.2017

David & Katie

David and Katie wanted to create engagement photos while she was visiting him in Alaska where he is stationed with the Army.  We lucked out with perfect fall weather at Flat Top – a big change of scenery from New …

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02.22.2017

The Grindrod Family

I’ve photographed the Grindrod family for the past several years, creating images for their holiday cards.  This year they decided to come up to the valley from Anchorage for a change of scenery and lucked out with perfect fall weather.  …

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02.21.2017

DJ & Alex – October 1, 2016

After I created family portraits for them over the summer, DJ and Alex asked me to photograph their fall wedding.  Little did I know it was going to be one of the most beautiful DIY weddings I had captured yet.  …

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02.17.2017

Michael – Class of 2017

Michael first stood in front of my lens during his girlfriend’s senior session, so when it came time to do his own photos he already knew what to expect.  He’s definitely an Alaskan guy, so we used the rustic backdrops …

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02.17.2017

Taylor – Class of 2017

Taylor’s mom contacted me about Senior pictures just as the fall colors started to show and luckily I had room in my schedule to fit in a quick session for her.  Here with the military, they wanted her portraits to …

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02.16.2017

The Zins Family

I’ve photographed the Zin’s family several times, including a maternity session, Miss Harper’s newborn portraits, Hudson at 1 year, and Harper at 6 months so I’m very comfortable working with them.  This time they wanted family photos for their holiday …

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02.16.2017

Payne Family

After I photographed little Miss Wesley as a newborn, the Payne family wanted photos for holiday cards now that she’s a little older.  The beautiful fall colors and falling leaves at Potters Marsh were the perfect backdrop for their session.  …

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02.15.2017

Abby – Class of 2017

Although the fireweed had already bloomed out for the season, it still made an amazing backdrop for Abby’s senior portraits.  I’m so glad I found this location just in time for her session and she was game to give it …

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02.09.2017

Scout Turns 2

I’ve photographed little Miss Scout several times, from newborn to 1 year.  Now she’s turning 2 and her momma wanted photos to capture this new stage of her life.  Scout’s brother, Brody joined in on the session and we got some …

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02.07.2017

Halie – Class of 2017

When Halie told me that she was bringing a vintage bike to her session I immediately started brainstorming pose ideas.  Not only was it a unique and fun prop, it had history because it had been her mom’s bike when …

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02.06.2017

Tesa – Class of 2017 (Fall)

Like her sister Kylie, Tesa wanted senior portraits in each season.  After her summer session in Hatcher Pass, we were ready for her fall session which she decided to do at the UAF Experimental Farm as a nod to her …

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12.21.2015

The Jansons

The Jansons saw photos I created for their friends the Zins and booked a holiday portrait session with their young twin sons.  Full of energy, they were in constant motion but such fun to photograph.  I truly enjoyed discovering both …

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12.21.2015

The Alversados

The Alversados bought a mini session I donated to a charity auction at work and wanted to do a cake smash session for their daughter who will be turning 1 soon.  They also wanted some family portraits at the same …

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11.08.2015

Awaiting Miles

Although we scheduled a maternity session for the morning of the Carlsen’s baby shower, a change in work schedules meant dad wouldn’t be able to participate.  Our solution was to do photos at their home during their shower which allowed …

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10.24.2015

Joy’s Family

Joy schedules portraits with her son every year and she asked me to be her photographer this year after seeing photos I’d done for a friend of hers.  Her sister joined in too and we had plenty of fun catching …

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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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10.13.2015

The Zins

A year ago I photographed Hudson for his 1st birthday but now not only is he turning 2, he’s getting ready to welcome a baby sister to the family! In true little boy fashion, he wasn’t about to sit still …

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10.13.2015

The Mcdonoghs

I really enjoy being able to create families’ first portraits together, which is exactly what the McDonoughs wanted now that their son was several months old.   A last minute location change fit everyone’s schedule better and provided a beautiful fall …

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10.13.2015

Sew Simple Family Photos

As a small business I have the opportunity to occasionally barter photography for services or products I need, which is exactly how I came to work with Tiffany and her fiance. Although I’m a creative at heart, I am not …

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09.29.2015

The McMillians & Baby #3

This is the fourth time I’ve photographed this sweet family and I can honestly say I’m going to miss them when they transfer in the coming months!  I’ve now photographed their baby bumps in both winter and fall, documented their …

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09.17.2015

The Sheaffers

A referral from a long-time customer prompted the Sheaffers to contact me about creating family portraits. Although they didn’t wait for the fall colors to appear, the trail we used provided a variety of backdrops including a rocky riverbank, tree …

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09.28.2014

The Fetterlys

The Fetterlys have never had family pictures before their session with me, so their almost 2 year-old son wasn’t too keen on the idea of sitting still and smiling for the camera.  Having worked with several young families, I’m used …

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09.27.2014

Garrett @ 6 Months

I’m so enjoying watching little Garrett grow, after photographing him as a newborn and 3 month old.  This time around we got a few giggles and some grins out of him, but he still showed his personality with a few …

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10.11.2013

A Blended Family

Crystal and Zach initially contacted me about photographing their wedding next May, but decided to do a family session before that after seeing their “Meet Me” session images.  So we set off to Little Campbell Lake at Kincaid Park, with …

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10.11.2013

The Varvils

The Varvil family was referred to me by a new client, which is the greatest compliment you can pay a photographer!  And the fact that they were a dream to work with was a cherry on top! They wanted to …

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09.03.2013

Sean & Rebecca – A Denali Elopement!

Sean and Rebecca love national parks, so when they nixed plans to have a big wedding and elope, they decided to make it memorable by coming to Alaska’s Denali National Park all the way from Philadelphia!  They certainly lucked out …

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