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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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When Lara asked if we could do something crazy for her shoot, I wanted to high-five her across the internet. Lara and John are avid outdoorsmen- running, biking, hiking (oh, and did I mention that they are also ballroom dancers? Excuse me while I go die.). She mentioned Rattlesnake Lake and the trail up to […]

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I’m always completely honored when other photographers approach me to photograph them, so when Montana wedding photographer Sara O’Hara of Sara Jeanne Photography asked me about a portrait session to document her and her husband’s 1st wedding anniversary, I was extremely excited (and slightly nervous). They were traveling through the Pacific Northwest to celebrate their first […]

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I don’t photograph high school seniors that often, but I had such an amazing time with this shoot. Jonathan is a dancer and dance instructor with hopes of pursuing a career in a ballet company. He is SO gifted and I am so honored to have had the opportunity to document this awesome time in […]

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Every year I give away a portrait session on my birthday, and last year Abby and Dillan won. I can’t even begin to tell you how excited I was after I met Abby for the first time and we talked about shoot concepts. The first thing you will notice about these two is that they […]

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Danny is a fellow photographer down in Florida who I became friends with shortly after I was on Restart. So when my family planned a trip down to Orlando last summer, naturally I had to hang out with him and his beautiful girlfriend, Stephanie (who is also an insanely talented photographer). Let me say, taking […]

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