Category Archives: Oregon

Zoe & Alex – Coopers Hall Wedding

I am so thrilled to share this gorgeous Cooper’s Hall wedding with you all.  Zoe & Alex were a dream couple to work with and we so enjoyed being a part of their very thoughtfully crafted wedding day.  These two are incredibly kind and talented people and they love each other so entirely.  All of…

Why Boudoir?

Okay, ladies, I have to be completely honest with you all, I initially started boudoir photography as an add-on for my brides–I thought it would be a fun extra service to offer, nothing more.  However, when I started these sessions I realized what a beautiful gift they are to the woman in the photos–a documentation…

Bryan & Liz: Oregon City Barn Wedding

Liz and Bryan were wed on a farm in Oregon City at  the end of August.  Their unique style and their overarching desire to create a fun party for all of their guests was obvious throughout the day.  From the guests arriving by  school bus, to tacos and guacamole for dinner, to an ice cream…

Vibrant Castaway Portland Styled Shoot

Photography: Lauryn Kay PhotographyEvent Styling: DorseyMcLeod Events Floral Design: Floral Sunshine Makeup: Portland Makeup & Hair Model: Alexus Ayers Invitation Suite, Menu, and Signage: Nimbi Design Rentals: Barclay Event RentalsRentals: Classic Vintage RentalsGown and Bridal Accessories: Brides for a Cause Cake: Country Cake ShopVenue: Castaway PDX

25 Chairs at The Meadow Elopement

  For this style shoot, we imagined our couple having a small ceremony, reciting their nuptials beneath the trees at the edge of a verdant meadow. We loved the captivating amber tones of Himalayan salt blocks and used them as the basis for our color palette—warm soft tones of pink and coral. At the reception,…

Oregon Wine Country Wedding Inspiration

[tg_small_content class=””]The orchards, vineyards and fields of Oregon’s Willamette Valley served as the base of inspiration for this shoot. The newly renovated Old Schoolhouse was the perfect stage for this casual countryside wedding. Rich fall tones of goldenrod and aubergine as well as dramatic late season sunsets herald the romance of autumn.  The event designers,…

Oregon High Desert Styled Shoot

[tg_small_content class=””]This wedding inspiration shoot was inspired by the backdrop of the high desert – its saturated geology, beautiful radiant colors, and dramatic landscapes.  This bride embodies the qualities of a desert flower: bold, beautiful, and unabashedly unique. The heavy winds played to our advantage that day, activating the dreamcatchers and giving the scene a…

Oregon Coast Bridal Inspiration Shoot

[tg_small_content class=””]By far my favorite piece this styled elopement was an old weathered trunk I stumbled upon at a local vintage shop; it became the catalyst for the direction of the shoot and appears as though it was actually just washed ashore. The colors for this elopement took their cues from the seaside: tones of…

Oregon Coast Trip

Lovely long weekend at the Oregon Coast with our family.  There is nothing better than a sunset over the ocean.  Especially when it is caught on a Medium Format Film Camera.