Film & Photography


It Wasn’t Just A Dream

I was very inspired by Jasmine's post about the importance of dreaming. Dreaming has always been a major part of my life. Growing up, I was incredibly shy and quiet. I spent a lot of time in my own head afraid to tell others anything about myself. Then I discovered drawing. I learned that I could speak through pictures. I became an artist because that's...

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‘A portrait of one another, once a week for an entire year’ I mentioned in our last post how a nasty springtime cold had decided to make my life a little difficult. Well, it's still hanging on. Luckily we don't have any plans this weekend other than resting this sickness away. And now, here are a few links we are endlessly enraptured with this week… Inspired by the Azzari Jarrett. She helps...

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Coffee Break

I don't know how it happened, but I caught a springtime cold: sore throat, body aches, chills, waves of nausea. I'm guessing Cory brought home some germs from the high school he works at...

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Boudoir with Bria

Guess what!? Bria is going to be a Portlander! Ah! I am so excited for her to make roots here that I couldn't help but share a few boudoir photographs she took of me when she and Andrew came to visit. Portland ladies, get your lingerie ready because you will want to set up a shoot with her! You can see more loveliness on her beautiful blog...

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It's really wonderful when two people can come together and form a bond over shared interests. Jade and I have been able to do that with this blog and it's fantastic to see others doing the same. Ro and Natasha of Either/Or Coffee are embarking on a journey together and we are thrilled to be able to capture a few moments of what they have...

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At the beginning of this year, Jade and I made a decision to take a photo booth strip once a month all year long. It's obvious that we are addicted to instant film, and we are very fortunate to live in a city that has a plethora of photo booths strewn about in all four corners of our fair city. We've only been to two or three...

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Coffee & Chess

Whenever we are at The Ace, we can't help but sit in the lobby and order a latte. It is the perfect place for photographing a cup of coffee...

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More Than Just Black & White

I love vibrant, brilliant, magical color: always have, always will. However, last week I realized I had shot up all my color film and still had a pack of black and white that had been collecting dust on my desk for way too long. I loaded it into my land camera...

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Colette Patterns

We recently had the pleasure of photographing Sarai of Colette Pattern's latest beauty: 'The Laurel.' With the launch of 'The Laurel' comes a new sewing contest! If you are a seamstress (or aspiring seamstress) you should consider entering. There are some absolutely incredible prizes. Check out more behind the scenes photographs and a lovely video, made my Sarai herself! Today, we couldn't resist sharing a few more photographs...

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‘A portrait of one another, once a week for an entire year’ Sharing our camera clad faces in the Japanese Garden for this week’s 52. If you haven't already heard the news, Google Reader will be shutting down on July 1st. If you use Google Reader to follow us, you should consider switching over to Bloglovin' or Feedly! And now, a few links we are endlessly enraptured with this week… Inspired by ‘The Scared is Scared.’ Dreaming...

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