Aboard the Spike Africa Sailing Schooner | A Lopez Islander Birthday Cruise

My friend, Jack, was the first person I ever met on Lopez.  I was honored to be invited to his 60th BirthdayVIEW FULL POST

Vessels of Intention | Lopez Island Artisan Series

When I was driving onto Mike’s property I was alarmed by a white sign pronouncing ATTENTION: CHAT LUNATIQUE IVIEW FULL POST

Beth + Ryan | San juan Islands Wedding Photography

Beth + Ryan, does it get any cuter?  Greenfield Farm & Gardens over on Fidalgo Island did a fantastic job of makingVIEW FULL POST

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Rite of Passage | San Juan Island Sailing | Pacific Northwest Documentary Photographer

This is Jake (6).  After dinner a couple of nights ago, I saw good conditions for a leisurely sail in our Minto dinghy.VIEW FULL POST

Living bread for Living People | Barn Owl Bakery | San Juan Islands Documentary Photography

Meet Nathan and Sage and Eden of Barn Owl Bakery.  They live in a modest cabin on a large farm.   They make allVIEW FULL POST

Avila’s Party

This is my friend, Avila.  She recently hit the ripe old age of three.  I brought my camera to her party. p5rn7vbVIEW FULL POST

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Our island way of life is under threat. | San Juan Island Documentary Photographer

Seine: (pronounced ‘sane’),  is a large net with weighs on one edge and floats on the other that hangsVIEW FULL POST

The Island Effect | San Juan Islands Fine Art Photography

The light on the island is phenomenal.  I grew up in the suburbs of Atlanta.  The “City in the Trees”VIEW FULL POST

Kiteboarding on Lopez Island | San Juan Islands Storytelling

When Jake got home from school today, he said that Big Jake was out there with his kit thingee.  Oh cool.  Let’sVIEW FULL POST

Custom engraved boxes for prints and thumbdrives just showed up! | Plus a Style Me Pretty Feature!

Äraminta & Doug’s custom wooden box with thumbdrive just came in the mail.  I think they will like them.  IVIEW FULL POST

A Potters Life in Paradise

  Tuesday, I stopped in on my good island friend, Josh Ratza, for a self guided tour of his workspace.  HeVIEW FULL POST

Iceberg Point in Winter | Pacific Northwest Photographic Storytelling

Known as the “do not miss” thing to see/do on Lopez, Iceberg Point stands as one of the most magical ofVIEW FULL POST

Äraminta + Doug | San Juan Island Elopement | 2.14.2014

So, don’t let anyone tell you that elopements can’t be special.  I was honored to be the onlyVIEW FULL POST

Winter on the Elwha River

I’m finally able to go on some hikes now that my leg is working again.  First stop was the Elwha River on theVIEW FULL POST

J + J Photobooth

Jared + Jennifer’s Winter Wedding at Broadway Hall had a fun photobooth happening.  Here’s a little video IVIEW FULL POST

J + J | 12.27.2013 | Bellingham, WA | San Juans Islands Wedding Photographer

As a natural light photographer, when Jennifer and Jared told me it was going to be a late December wedding , IVIEW FULL POST


Here’s a wonderful little fellow that was a joy to get to know.  Meet Greyson. p5rn7vbVIEW FULL POST

Morning light | Lopez Island | San Juan County Landscapes

Every photographer knows the beauty of morning light.  Usually when good light occurs, a photographer goes into a sortVIEW FULL POST

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Move over DVDs

Don’t tell them, but I have a surprise in the mail for Seth + Andrea.  Its a new form of digital negativeVIEW FULL POST

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Wok on Water | Stand Up Paddleboarding Beach Fry | Lopez Island

Its not everyday that a local business sets up their goodies for  anyone to come play for free while theVIEW FULL POST

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April + Melissa | Lake Padden Wedding | San Juan Islands Wedding Photographer

On the 26th of October of this year, a handful of friends met on a small dock of Lake Padden outside of Bellingham,VIEW FULL POST

Kelsey + Mike Engaged | San Juan Islands Wedding Photographer

Kelsey + Mike are so cute! I feel privileged to be documenting their wedding next summer here on Lopez. Its the perfectVIEW FULL POST

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Seth + Andrea | A Southern Plantation Wedding (on crutches)

n 490:  the number of pounds of motorcycle that fell on my leg. 9: the number of pieces of metal required to put myVIEW FULL POST

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A Southern Plantation Wedding Rehearsal Dinner | Seth + Andrea

Last month, Jessie and I flew out East for a South Georgia Plantation wedding.  It was one of those big ones that onlyVIEW FULL POST