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Engagement Photography in Portland, Maine

A Massachusetts couple came to Portland, Maine for the first time specifically for their engagement photography and toView full post »

Maine Musician Portrait

Jeff Cusack is a singer, songwriter, guitarist, and musician who has been performing since 1967. Since moving here inView full post »

What’s the Biggest Lesson You’ve Learned in Your Photography Career?

I stumbled across this article at where they asked 17 photographers the biggest lesson they’veView full post »

How To Connect With Anyone!

At Inspire Photo Retreat, a huge influence in my life, Amy Deputy asked the folks in the room to turn to someone nextView full post »

Featured on WellWed: Kristen & Luke

I had the best time photographing Kristen and Luke’s waterfront wedding at The Samoset Resort. Nautical nuancesView full post »

Women’s Best Friend

When a friend of mine asked me to take portraits of her beloved dog Aria on their last day together, I was honored andView full post »

Photographer Travel Tips

{iPhone photo from up above a nor’easter on my way to Houston, Texas}   The 2015 wedding season is about toView full post »

Tony Downer’s 7 Tips for Successful Pet Portrait Photography

Below is an article by the Hallmark Institute of Photography with “7 Tips for Successful Pet PortraitView full post »

Jessica Lewis: Santa Barbara Wedding Photographer

Below is a great article by Borrowed & Blue about my friend, colleague and amazing photographer, Jessica LewisView full post »

Happy Customer = Client Love

“We are thrilled to be married and thank you very much for being a part of our special day.  We both sincerelyView full post »

Business Portraits

I’ve put together a collection of business portraits of great professionals in Maine.  All of the headshotView full post »

Sebasco Harbor Resort

Ah, family vacations! Family vacations in Maine is something I had the pleasure of experiencing growing up so workingView full post »

Sothebys Realty Portland Maine

Three fabulous women hired me for their business portraits.  They are each brokers at the Sothebys Realty PortlandView full post »

York Maine Wedding

Aw, these two!  You may recognize Maureen and Todd from their engagement session post.  On December 5, 2010 at 5amView full post »

Maine Family Reunion

I spent an afternoon and evening with a family who gather in Maine at their home in Wells.  I was meeting everyone forView full post »

State Farm Headshots

Michelle Raber, a State Farm agent, has a sweet office space in a house in Scarborough, Maine.  Michelle handles all ofView full post »

Bates College Senior Portrait

A Bates College student got in touch for her senior portrait.  I had never been to Bates College in Lewiston, Maine soView full post »

Samoset Resort Wedding

Jena and Jason who live in Madison, Wisconsin were married at the Samoset Resort in Maine.  I headed up the day beforeView full post »

Maine Actor Headshots

This gorgeous man was photographed for his acting career. He had a vision of exactly what he wanted so working withView full post »

Maine Family Portrait

A relaxed, Maine family portrait for a really lovely family at their families camp during the fall. Choosing a locationView full post »

Nonantum Resort Wedding

Virginia couple, Sum and Sara chose the Nonantum Resort for their wedding location. A little rainy in Kennebunkport,View full post »

Ogunquit Maine Portrait

An Ogunquit Maine portrait session for Nicholas and Ericka’s engagement. Nicholas proposed to Ericka alongView full post »

Waiting for Baby Portrait . . .

Remember Ria and Ross? A cute Chihuahua with blue wedding shoes, may ring a bell? They were married at the Inn by theView full post »

St. Thomas’ Episcopal Church

My very first Samoset wedding where the ceremony was off site.  Brendan and Emily were married at the beautiful St.View full post »

Wolfes Neck Woods Engagement

Ariel and Nate’s Wolfes Neck Woods Engagement session was perfect! Nate proposed to Ariel right around the coveView full post »

Wentworth by the Sea Wedding

A lovely, intimate Wentworth by the Sea Wedding in New Castle, New Hampshire. Cathleen and Bill came to me just a fewView full post »

Wells Maine Wedding

JOY! Is the word that comes to mind when I think of Jeff and Caroline’s Wells Maine wedding.  They have the kindView full post »

Baby Portrait

This time goes by so quickly when they’re itty bitty. So many sweet moments that I know this little one willView full post »

Maine Engagement Portrait

A fun evening in Cape Elizabeth with these two lovers for their Maine engagement portrait.   xoxo . . .View full post »

Hellenic Center Wedding

A GORGEOUS dress, beautiful details and a happy couple in a classic setting set the scene for this spring HellenicView full post »