freshly fallen snow: a page from saige and michael’s winter engagement session on provo river

I love doing photo shoots in the snow! And this spot on the Provo River with the snow was so gorgeous and made the perfect backdrop for Saige and Michael’s engagement session. Do you love the look of snow for photos but aren’t fond of the cold? Bring your warmest coat and a blanket to … More freshly fallen snow: a page from saige and michael’s winter engagement session on provo river

a page from the sugimoto’s family session at paul ream’s wilderness park

I love photographing sessions in fall colors and I love how in Utah you can catch the pretty fall leaves for most of the fall season depending on the location. In September most of your fall colors will be up in the mountains, then by late October the last of the leaves will be in … More a page from the sugimoto’s family session at paul ream’s wilderness park

summer’s end

“And no matter what you do or how hard you try, you can’t stop yourself from dreaming.” ― Jenny Han I put together this styled shoot specifically for a photo exhibit I participated in earlier this month. Now that it’s over I’m so excited to finally share my favorites! A huge thanks to everyone who … More summer’s end

a page from a family session on zushi beach in japan

This upcoming weekend I’ll be featuring some of my work in an exhibit at Chao’s Asian Market alongside two other talented photographers. As a part of the exhibit we’re doing a Free Photo Session Giveaway for those who come! For more info check out the website here or check out the Facebook event page. Our exhibit is … More a page from a family session on zushi beach in japan

personal project: a look into the lives of mothers raising their kids abroad

Every year we try to go back and visit my husband’s family and hometown in Japan. This past June we were able to make the trip and I decided to do a lifestyle session in the home of a Japanese mother raising her kids in America and a lifestyle session in the home of an … More personal project: a look into the lives of mothers raising their kids abroad

somewhere over the rainbow: the waterbury’s wedding story

“Somewhere over the rainbow, skies are blue, and the dreams that you dare to dream really do come true.” ― E.Y. Harburg      First of all, congratulations Holly and David! I’ve really enjoyed being a part of your wedding story. From your engagement session, to your first look, and ultimately your wedding day. And let … More somewhere over the rainbow: the waterbury’s wedding story

an excerpt from author charlie holmberg’s headshot session

This past May I did a headshot session for local author Charlie Holmberg up at Herriman Library. We went to college together at Brigham Young University and I always love catching up with her when we get the chance to meet up. Charlie is an inspiration to me as she is and always has been dedicated to her craft. … More an excerpt from author charlie holmberg’s headshot session