Adventure Elopement

An intimate journey together

Lifestyle Engagement

Exploring what you love to do together

Engagement Travel Photography

Anything is possible

Day After Session

Sailing along the Amalfi Coast

what is an adventure session?

Let us capture the full personality of your relationship using a blend of creative photojournalism, experiential portraiture, and landscape photography. This approach captures a cinematic natural feeling and stands the test of time. Adventure sessions can be as brief as a few hours or as elaborate as going on a trip across seas. Our intent is to embrace your experience while capturing its feeling and full visual story. The session is a commitment of a later afternoon and early evening.  The afternoon lifestyle shoot involves a full exploration of natural light and backdrops while the evening shoot explores our off-camera lighting for an exciting set of creatively lit shots.  This is a great time for getting to know us, having fun, and capturing some great photo inspiration for your wedding.  This is a very exciting and meaningful session that produces our signature style.  Bring a variety of outfits.

surprise 
proposal

There is nothing like the moment of a proposal. Butterflies are everywhere. From the person proposing, the photographer(s), and of course the person being proposed to! It’s real, unpredictable and alive. We are here to listen and help brainstorm a plan that reflects the most authentic experience. We’ve disguised ourselves as nature photographers or random photo enthusiasts then invisibly turned to capture some of the most powerful moments of our career. Its magic!

lifestyle 

engagement

What reflects the best version of your relationship? Do you like hiking? Sailing with friends? Enjoying coffee over a timeless conversation? We will go where you go, and capture the magic.

adventure
elopements

There is no other story better than your own. Intimacy has its own timing. Some are the best when traveling to faraway places, others are best within the simple spaces of your own city. Quality time can open unknown paths. We are here to help you find those spaces, and capture it.

day after 

wedding

Taking quality time after your wedding to capture creative photos takes the pressure off on your wedding day. These photos can capture an extended celebration with your friends and family as well as those epic intimate sunset photographs.

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recent adventure sessions

Karina & Christopher – Columbia Gorge

Karina & Christopher – Columbia Gorge

Inviting Karina and Christopher on an "adventure engagement date" in the Columbia Gorge was the perfect way to begin our journey. We wandered along gorgeous waterfalls and cliffs and strolled along the wide-open Columbia Gorge sandy banks. Luck was on our side with...

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Emi & Jeff – Cathedral Park

Emi & Jeff – Cathedral Park

If you are looking for adventure engagement experience within Portland check out Forest Park and Cathedral Park. Forest Park looks out over the Willamette River and spans more than 8 miles. It’s the largest urban forest reserve in the US covering more than 5100 acres...

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Wendy & Byron – Pronghorn Resort

Wendy & Byron – Pronghorn Resort

When Wendy let us know she was planning a surprise 10 year wedding anniversary for Byron and asked us to secretively photograph it, we were all in. She knew exactly where she wanted to surprise him too, in a 45-foot canyon and open lava tube along Pronghorn Resort...

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Jayne & Scott – Oswald West State Park

Jayne & Scott – Oswald West State Park

As Portland Wedding photographers we've been lucky to photograph destination weddings far and near. We love any wedding that comes our way. So many couples inquire with us to go on wedding and lifestyle adventures, and we are...

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Carla & Konstantin – Machu Picchu

Carla & Konstantin – Machu Picchu

I think it goes without saying, “Hiking Machu Picchu will take your breath away.” Not only with the views and ancient history of this magical place, but the fact that we are up at 8,835 feet where the altitude sickness might make you a bit dizzy, queezy, and uneasy....

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Emily & Pete – Hotel Villa Cimbrone

Emily & Pete – Hotel Villa Cimbrone

If you're looking for an adventure wedding and you are in love with Italy, look no further than Villa Cimbrone. It's the jewel of Ravello, Italy along the Amalfi Coast. It is an enchanting 12th-century building nestled on cliffs overlooking the Tyrrhenian Sea. It’s...

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