The Hodsons | Portland Family Photographer

The summer evenings in Portland cannot be beat.

This particular night was filled with lovely weather, lovely light and a lovely family to photograph.

When Lindsay suggested a park shoot with picnic baskets, flowers and bottled orange soda I was in. The colors for this shoot were beyond dreamy and so much fun.

Ready to talk about ideas for your own family shoot?  Contact me and let's plan fun!

The Snelsons | Portland Family Photographer

I'm pleased to introduce you to 3 of my favorite people in the world.
My brother Jed, sister-in-law Danielle and niece Joie.

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Over Thanksgiving I was asked to snap a few quick photos of this bunch in order to give them options for their holiday card.  Not one to pass up the opportunity to photograph beautiful people, I obliged.

The air was foggy, COLD and the sun had begun its decent so we didn't have much time, but we hurried outside to get a few shots.  In a matter of 3 (yes THREE!) minutes we got a handful of gems...

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And then I lovingly booted my niece out of the scene and grabbed a few of just the love birds.  It seems that once kids are involved, Moms and Dads everywhere lack on photos of just them together, in love.  
So in about 30 seconds we got these gems of just them, being in love.

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When was the last time you took a few minutes to capture fresh images of your family and loved ones?
It really doesn't take as much time, or as much effort as you may think!

Interested in booking portraits for yourself?  Contact Motormouth Studios and let's make magic!

Bost Family | Portland Family Photographer

This is the Bost family.
They are all kinds of awesome, and very special to me.

Jenni was the first friend I made when I moved to Portland 18 months ago.  We bonded over wine, photography and blogging.  She's remained one of my closest friends, and I am very grateful for her and her little family.

Jenni and Brian had family in town for the Thanksgiving holiday, and it was the perfect occasion for a photo session!  Enjoy these pictures of Jenni, Brian, and Brian's siblings with their families!

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