Sendi and Ryan contacted me in hopes to document their daughter’s first birthday with balloons, to get some fall family pictures, and to document their new newest family member, their puppy dog.   It was the perfect way to celebrate.  Their whole family looked stunning in their holiday attire, doggy included!  We were able to […]

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Family

Sendi + Ryan Bidwell Park

The final toast had just been given.  A groomsman spoke up and asked for a moment to speak.  This groomsman was one of Anna’s older brothers.  This is the same brother that had just congratulated her while playing with her veil just after she and Will exchanged their vows at the ceremony.  Anna’s brother shared […]

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Weddings

Walking in field at Sunset | Anna + Will

Anna + Will Private Estate

  Lauren and Greg were wanting to document their son’s first birthday with a family portrait session.  I had met Lauren and Greg’s family last year at the Christmas Preview in Downtown Chico.  It was not until I asked Farmer J if he knew Greg, and Farmer J helped me make the connection that I […]

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Family

Lauren + Greg Grass Field

Shaylyn and Casey had plans to take their engagement pictures in a snowy winter wonderland, but Mother Nature adjusted their plans to the beautiful campus of California State University, Chico.  Shaylyn and Casey shared a dance during their engagement session, and they made the dip look easy!  You can tell that these two often dance […]

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Engagements

Shaylyn + Casey California State University, Chico

Lesley shared that her mother had hinted that she was hoping for an updated picture of all of her five grandbabies together.  Lesley did not tell her mother that they had plans to even take family pictures this fall.  The truth was that Lesley’s family piggybacked at the end of her brother’s family session, Holly […]

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Family

Lesley + Jason Grass Field

I first met Matt when he was the best man for Abigail and Dalton’s wedding this past spring.  Later that day, I met Megan at the reception.  She and Matt were quite busy on the dance floor!  I was so excited when they reached out to me about wedding photography.  Megan and Matt are a […]

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Engagements

Megan + Matt Upper Bidwell Park

Kelsie and Aaron have a fabulous family that was nothing but a joy with whom to spend the afternoon!  Kelsie is an old friend from high school.  I first met her when we were in junior high, and we then shared classes throughout high school.  We bumped into each other again at the doctor’s office […]

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Family

Large Family Walking in Upper Bidwell Park | Kelsie + Aaron

Kelsie + Aaron Upper Bidwell Park

I am so happy to present to you the Best of the Best from my 2019 Weddings.  With the close of 2019 and in honor of the new year, I want to recap my favorite images from my 2019 weddings.  This was my busiest wedding year to date, so there are quite a few favorites. […]

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Weddings

Best of 2019 Weddings

When Ashley contacted me to update her family’s portraits this fall, she knew that she wanted a special location to document this moment in their lives. Add together the combination of their black and white attire, lace dresses, and their daughters’ knee-high socks and that is exactly what Ashley; an unmatchable family session that holds […]

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Family

Ashley + Mick Palm Tree Lane

Holly and Zac recently welcomed their new baby boy into their family.  At the time of their lifestyle session, their sweet baby boy was five weeks old.  Holly is an old friend from our elementary school days, and then I continued to have the pleasure to go through junior high and high school with her.  […]

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Lifestyle Photography

Holly + Zac Newborn

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