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Christmas Card Samples

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Here are just a few designs. Please stay tuned for more designs....

























Family of Six Photographed in West Linn - Family Portrait

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What a fabulous family and wonderful children, each with their unique outstanding personality made for a fun afternoon of  shooting.


This family have an avid appreciation of photography so I had to keep on my toes and come up with some different ideas as well as add in a few more traditional ones.


Clearly at ease with each other, the family fell into poses very naturally. I suppose because we were in their home, this added to their comfort.










Just in time for Christmas

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We photograph around the same time each year, just in time Christmas cards and gifts. What a terrific family and location. The fall colors were wonderful and as the sun set, the light was pure golden. Just lovely!

Fun Family Portrait

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This was so much fun! Everyone was relaxed and comfortable. We had a terrific time.
The location was Fields Park. I used a combination of natural light, reflector and strobe. I like that these images make me smile!

Ready for the winter!

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Well, I got out the paints and created a backdrop that I am extremely excited about! I love the drama I can create with lighting.

Here I've used a three light setup. Sometimes I use four.

I love the mood of the tinted image and the vibrance of the color.

I also love that I have the flexibility to shoot indoor or outdoor.

Adorable 2 year old Portraits

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Just some of the shots from this wonderful shoot. This time the setting is Willamette Park. We had perfect lighting and a perfect new assistant (thank you Ali) and perfect weather - just as we finished the shoot, it started to rain so we really had good luck!




Gorgeous Girl In The Park!

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What a fun time we had! My subject was just adorable, fun and happy. A photographer's dream. We had fun going to different locations, dressing up, playing and just having a wonderful time.

Gorgeous two year old photoraphs!

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Alex was energetic to say the least but what a delight! I think once he stopped running (when we occupied him with snails and spiders and waterfalls), we were ok!




Wonderful Angelica!

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The happiest child I have ever photographed! It was difficult for her not to smile! I had to catch her in a pensive moment.





All too much!

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Don't we all have days like this!
What a great shoot! Reminding me of the challenges of a two year old. Love it!

Two Little Brothers

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Photographing these two gorgeous boys on location in West Linn was a lot of fun!

We had blazing sunshine to deal with but we did find a shady spot and kicked some light in with a daylight reflector. The dappled light and soft shadows add to the mood of these shots. The sun gave us the beautiful contrast and vibrant colors which I love.











Newborn Photographed in the Field!

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I just love it when parents instigate a challenge to being a little different to the ordinary. So you can imagine that I was delighted when the mother of this newborn allowed me to photograph her baby in the field!