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Samuel H. Boardman Scenic Corridor Elopement – Oregon Coast Photographer

A beautiful, low key elopement day featuring Brookings, OR on the Southern Oregon Coast and Redwood National and State Parks. These two really took their elopement day and made it their own. There’s nothing more wonderful than seeing all the traditions ditched in favor of a day that fits the couple just right. One of […]

August 4, 2023

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Oregon Coast and Redwood National Park Vow Renewal

A gorgeous vow renewal featuring the towering Redwoods and the epic cliffs of Samuel H. Boardman Scenic Corridor on the Oregon Coast. Buckle up because you’re going to want to read these two’s story. Lydia reached out to me and told me about how her and her wife had a simple courthouse wedding amidst COVID. […]

March 21, 2023

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Southern Oregon Coast Elopement – Pacific Northwest Photographer

Oregon forests and Oregon Coast elopement in Brookings, OR on the Southern Oregon Coast. So many parts of this elopement day was complete magic. Starting with that crazy light in the photo above! These two put so much thought and effort into each part of their day. They are fellow photographers which made their day […]

March 19, 2023

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Redwood National Park Elopement – Northern California Elopement Photographer

Prairie Creek Redwoods elopement featuring towering redwood trees and California Coast. Redwood National Park is one of my favorite national parks. It’s one of the most underrated parks. Tucked away in the small towns of way Northern California, lower traffic than most national parks, and one of the most peaceful and awe-inspiring places. The trees […]

February 23, 2023

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Rainy and Moody Cape Kiwanda Elopement on the Oregon Coast

A beautiful elopement featuring Pelican Brewing and Pacific City, OR on the Oregon Coast. Who said you can’t have beautiful Oregon Coast elopement in January?! These two picked a very important date: their 10 year anniversary. This meant celebrating in the winter where we got a bit of it all. Some rain, some sun, and […]

February 23, 2023

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Secret Beach Elopement on the Oregon Coast

A beautiful adventure elopement featuring Samuel H. Boardman Scenic Corridor in Brookings, OR. Of all the places to elope, this couple selected an isolated stretch of the Oregon Coast. Brookings, OR is hidden away as the last town on the Oregon Coast before the California border. The nearest airport is 3 hours away or you […]

February 17, 2023

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Oregon Coast Elopement – Pacific Northwest Photographer

Oregon Coast and Redwood National Park elopement featuring Crook Point. This day was just packed with intention and love! Our little vendor team loved following these two on their special day and helping them bring their vision to life. We started our day at Crook Point for their getting ready photos. Have you heard about […]

February 15, 2023

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Crook Point Elopement – Oregon Coast Elopement Photographer

Brookings, OR elopement featuring Crook Point and Redwood National Park. These two’s day was a perfect balance of everything they wanted their day to be. It’s a great example of how you can pick which elements of traditional weddings to keep and which ones to ditch. They prioritized time in nature with just the two […]

February 15, 2023

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