Nicole – A Senior Portrait Session at Cathedral Park

Nicole wanted a natural park setting for her pics, and it was a perfect day to shoot at Cathedral Park.  My favoriteView full post »

The Durands – A Family Portrait Session

The Durand boys are not easy to keep up with.  At this session I seem to have gotten mostly shots of Colby, and I’View full post »

Nova Futuro

Just for fun, a shoot with a futuristic feel and creative makeup by AJ’s Hair Design & Makeup. Styling, HairView full post »

Emma’s Senior Portrait Session

Emma showed up to the studio solo for her session, so it was jus the two of us and we saw a few characters around townView full post »

Protected: Class of 2016 Nominations

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“Just Because” Mini Sessions This beautiful summer we are having is really inspiring me.  I want to shootView full post »

Black Cherry – Another Creative Playdate

On Thursday July 10 I teamed up with the artists from Siren Salon for our “Black Cherry” shoot.  Our modelsView full post »

Bohemian Rhapsody – A Creative Playdate

Yesterday some amazing friends met up with me at the studio along with Sarah, an AVP Senior Model.  What we did overView full post »

4th of July photoshoot in an vacant lot

Next to my house, there is this field.  It’s not very exciting.  Sometimes Rocky poops there.  It’s justView full post »

Summer Sirens

This week I had a kick-@ss time collaborating with the girls from Siren Salon and three of my senior models, Sabrina,View full post »

Lacey & Sam

Lacey and Sam came to the studio today for some fun.  And some fun was had.View full post »

Caity – Class of 2015

I love photographing Caity.  I knew this from the time I met her at her modeling session.  I knew that based on herView full post »

Natalia – Class of 2015

Natalia’s shoot was on another one of these beautiful, gorgeous, perfect Oregon Spring days we’ve beenView full post »


Mariah took advantage of her senior model status as I would want all AVP models to do… She brought BAGS upon BAGSView full post »


Haleigh.  Oh Haleigh.  I met Haleigh three years ago. She was 10.  And a couple of weeks ago a new Sparkle ModelView full post »

Mabel & Zora

This morning I visited my favorite shop in The Pearl, Mabel & Zora.  They have a ton of cute shorts, bright &View full post »

Internship at AVP for writing student

It is that time of year again when I get slammed with all the stylish senior portraits that we do in the Spring, SummerView full post »

Cailyn’s Sparkle Model Team Session

Cailyn is a gymnast and she’s soooo talented!  I’m going to start calling her Gumby.  Look how this girlView full post »

Emma & Madelyn’s Sparkle Team Shoot

Meet “Madey” and Emma.  They came in with (almost) their whole family last week for their Sparkle TeamView full post »

Her passion is books.

Corina walked into my studio yesterday with the confidence of a girl who knows who she is and what she wants.  Not aView full post »


Paradox DJ Productions recently donated their talent and time to the SHINE Fashion Show, providing emceeing and music,View full post »

Bad Bad Leroy Brown

This is Leroy Brown.  Or Larry.  Or LB.  I’m not sure.View full post »

Sabrina’s senior modeling session

Can you believe the beautiful girls I get to photograph?  Look at this natural beauty.  Her senior portrait sessionView full post »

Nicole’s modeling session

As a senior model for Amy Vining Photography, Nicole is going to have an amazing year!  She gets free shoots with herView full post »

Natalia’s senior modeling session

Don’t let that quiet demeanor fool you.  This tiny little thing is a pistol and she’s going to beView full post »

Kaylee’s senior modeling session

Every now and then someone ends up in front of my camera that you’d have NO idea would bust out into a huge grinView full post »

Kali’s senior modeling session

I’ve had two chances to take pics of Kali already.  First, the photos you see here from her modeling session, andView full post »