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Bonjour! My name is Melissa and I'm a wedding and portrait photographer in the Pacific Northwest. This blog is where I want to tell you the beautiful stories of my clients, share their weddings, and give you a behind the scenes peek of this crazy business that I love. Grab a glass of champagne, snuggle up, and get lost in love stories... xoxo

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A CLASSIC DOWNTOWN SEATTLE WEDDING

Jenny and Paul’s wedding day was truly an affair to remember. Black tie, dripping in metallics and blush florals, and not a detail forgotten ...

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It was a quiet morning in the holly grove. You could hear the birds chirping and the soft crunching of leaves and twigs as we walked through the forrest. There was a crisp spring wind that blew through as the  sun spilled in between the tree branches. Anne laid back in Adam’s arms and breathed […]

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As both Ben and Rose are huge appreciators of art, we couldn’t think of a better engagement session location than the Museum of Glass. I can’t even begin to tell you how much I love these two. The forecast called for rain, and they were willing to do anything for a great photograph. We meet early […]

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Filed in: Engagement

Oh my goodness, where do I even start with these two?! The forecast for their engagement shoot day was looking a little questionable, but I find nothing more romantic then pictures in the rain. Although as I was driving up to Seattle, the clouds were DUMPING water and I was starting to wonder if this […]

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Lisa and I have been friends for years. We used to go “run” together in the mornings. Which in friend translation, means we walked slowly through the cold foggy mornings and talked about life. We have raised our babies to toddlers, shared recipes, and have spent many hours hashing out the hardships of being a […]

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It’s always incredibly special when I get to photograph members of my family. So when my cousin, Emily, told me she was engaged I was OVERJOYED for her, and then she asked if I would document their love story, I was THRILLED. I didn’t get to meet her fiance, Adam, until their engagement shoot, as […]

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