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Jesse and Mireya’s Wedding

Here is a sampling of photos from Jesse and Mireya’s wedding at McMenamins Old Church in Wilsonville, Oregon on February 28, 2016.  Congratulations to the new husband and wife!  

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Ginger Playing in the Snow

Here are some fun shots of my German Shorthair Pointer, Ginger, in the snow this morning.  She’s such a sweet girl.  Enjoy!

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Suzy and Secret’s Equine Performance Event

This was a very special event showcasing the tremendous bond and skills of Suzy and her horse Secret.  In attendance were some very special guests including family, friends, and teachers, a number of whom traveled great distances to attend this event.  Some of the action photos are processed in a vintage western style to better capture the atmosphere of the day.  

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Tips for Taking Better Photos

Over the past several years I have been working on a set of educational materials designed to help my students take better photographs.  I wanted to share a portion of those materials with you here for your personal non-commercial use.  These materials, along with additional information, are part of my photography lesson program and are designed to be used in one-on-one sessions with my…

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Photo Preservation Project

I recently completed phase one of a special photo preservation project for a client, and I wanted to share a few examples of old photos that have been given a new lease on life.  These photos have undergone what I would call a “phase one” preservation, meaning that I have scanned them at very high resolution, carefully cropped the images, sharpened the details and…