San Francisco Getaway

Last month I took a quick trip to San Francisco to see one of my photography heroes, Pete Souza speak of his time as the Obama White House photographer. To say his work (and stories) were inspiring would be an understatement. I also had a few days to spend with friends, visit the newly expanded SF MOMA, enjoy several Mint Mojitos at Philz Coffee, and even catch a showing of Beach Blanket Babylon

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lake oswego shared studio rental office

We have a office available within our beautiful downtown Lake Oswego studio. We are on the second floor of a B Avenue building, with complimentary off-street parking and walking distance to shops, restaurants and services. 


Our main work area. We are a photography and design studio.


Entry and seating area with a view into the conference room. 

Private conference room access.

Available 10x14 office. Perfect for one quiet, non-smoking respectful individual.

(Window and door not pictured.) Includes furniture, utilities, wifi and security system.

$700/mo or $650/mo with a 1 year commitment

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family portraits with college kids

Think college kids are too old (or too tall!) for family portraits? Think again! This adorable family of four includes a UC Cal Bear and a UC Davis Aggie. 

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farm portrait session

Miniature horses, stallions, mini donkeys, goats, chickens, turkeys, tortoise, pigs, emus, a baby wallaby (my current favorite) and more...these kids are living the dream and doing so much good for the community at their ranch in Palm Beach county. 

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Palm Beach Portraits: Sisters

I'm back from Palm Beach and have lots of images to share! These lovely twins are first up...we were so lucky to have a morning of sunshine after a long day of storms. And I was sure to enjoy every single minute before returning to Portland! 

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Lake Oswego senior portraits

Ah, beautiful fall sessions have arrived! It's hard to believe these portraits were taken a few minutes after a massive downpour just a few steps from the studio.

This gorgeous girl will be a featured speaker at TedX Youth Portland this November. I attended with my teens last year and it was a fantastic day!  

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2017 holiday cards are here!

One thing all our clients have in common is HOLIDAY CARDS! They love sending high quality custom greetings they know will be 100% unique with their favorite portrait, greeting and style. We've been creating holiday cards for 15+ years now, and we know how to make it the experience easy and satisfying. All cards are 5x7 and include simple white envelopes. Shoot us an email at the studio to create a design for you!

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the photography education event of the year

We are so excited about the Design Aglow Summit! Our 3-day online interactive experience, created just for photographers, brings together our industry's most passionate innovators, celebrates creative entrepreneurship and builds community. 

With big ideas, outstanding content and tangible takeaways that you can implement immediately, the Design Aglow Summit is truly the most exciting industry event today! 

See the full schedule & sign up here

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Palm Beach clients: fall sessions
mock up poster frame in hipster interior

I will be in the Palm Beach area just a few days this fall and have 4 days of availability for sessions. I look forward to seeing you and your families and creating your holiday cards, gifts, wall art & albums.

Lifestyle Sessions: 5 spots available
(Oct 27 morning, Oct 28 morning, Oct 29 eve & Oct 30 morning & eve)

• Phone pre-session consult with Lena
• Up to 90 minutes of shooting time with Lena at your home or location of your choice
• Five family members ($50 for each additional person/pet)
• Phone/web consult to create custom art and displays for your home
• $100 credit toward all orders placed within 2 weeks of your photo session
• Limited availability, first come, first serve

Mini Sessions: Sunday October 29 (9am-noon) 
Palm Beach Gardens

• Phone pre-session consult with Lena
• Up to 30 minutes of shooting time with Lena
• Five family members ($50 for each additional person/pet)
• Phone/web consult to create custom art and displays for your home
• $50 credit toward all orders placed within 2 weeks of your photo session
• Limited availability, only 6 spots 

Please request your session using the form here.

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