Event Photography Articles

Solena Estate Harvest 2015 | Vineyard Photographer Newberg

Solena Estate Harvest 2015 | Vineyard Photographer Newberg As a Willamette Valley vineyard and event photographer, I love to get invited out to photograph vineyards in action. This year, Solena Estate in Yamhill, Oregon invited me out for an early morning harvest shoot. As a Portland resident, I have to get up extra early in…

Hawk’s View Cellars | Black Tie Event Photographer Sherwood

Hawk’s View Cellars La Baleine Black Tie Event | Event Photographer Sherwood I was honored to be invited back to Hawk’s View Cellars in Sherwood, Oregon to photograph the La Beleine wine release event for a second year. I absolutely love this vineyard… it is such a sophisticated establishment, yet warm and inviting. They feel…

Hawks View Cellars | Willamette Valley Event Photography

I am so happy and honored to be working with Hawks View Cellars. Last summer I was lucky to be selected by vineyard owners AJ and Rachel Kemp as their wedding photographer.  Their wedding was so beautiful, nestled in the vineyard on the hilltop with a reception to follow in their sophisticated tasting room and…

First Thursday in the Pearl

  June was my first-ever official First Thursday art showing in Portland’s artsy, high profile Pearl district. It was a lucky happenstance to be accepted as June’s artist of the month at 77 Salon (11th & Glisan), as their scheduled artist, the uber-talented charcoal artist Amy Mfuni, was unable to show. It’s a huge deal…

De Paul Treatment Centers Charity Golf Tournament | Portland event photographer

My friend Greg, an amazing photographer who works for the Associated Press, was out of town during a charity event shoot and passed it on to me. De Paul Treatment Centers put on a wonderful fundraiser golf tournament out at the beautiful Pumpkin Ridge Golf Course in Hillsboro, Oregon. I was elated to take part, especially…