How to Have A Staycation

What vacation do you have planned this year? Portland portrait photographers Turn Loose The Art explores the concept of a "staycation" what you can do and have to have a staycation to remember! http://turnloosetheart.com

By |Advice, Portraits, Storytelling Family Portraits|Comments Off on How to Have A Staycation

The Erpelding family plays hide and seek

When Jiae and I first connected, she wasn't sure what to do for their family session. They've only recently located to Portland so she really wanted an iconic Portland look for at least some of their portraits, and suddenly the suggestion of Cathedral Park portraits made a lot of sense. Not only is it a [...]

By |Storytelling Family Portraits|Comments Off on The Erpelding family plays hide and seek

Walk Around Town Family Portraits

Joe and I photographed Brian and Marina's engagement session back in Brooklyn, then their wedding in Southern California. Now that little miss Olivia is around, it's my joy to show the images I captured of their growing family in downtown Los Angeles. They've since moved on from their first California home, a downtown loft apartment [...]

By |Storytelling Family Portraits|Comments Off on Walk Around Town Family Portraits

Family Time in Mommy and Daddy’s Bed

I've photographed the Wards nearly every year over the last decade and I am thrilled to say that this year's session was my absolute favorite in every way! When Marlene asked when I'd be in town next for their annual shoot and I let her know we're doing portraits in a more real and less [...]

By |Storytelling Family Portraits|Comments Off on Family Time in Mommy and Daddy’s Bed

Baby Photos Honoring British Heritage

Here's the story: weeks after this portrait session, Filomena flew off to England to see her grandparents, towing a few of these prints in hand. You see, her father is British and with his father retiring, they wanted to give a personal gift. It just so happens Filomena's grandfather makes clothing and the rose-colored dress [...]

By |Storytelling Family Portraits|Comments Off on Baby Photos Honoring British Heritage