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Kandi & Stephen | A Snowy Alpental Engagement

We had so much fun playing in the snow during Kandi & Stephen’s engagement session! They were engaged in December, and wanted to celebrate that by doing their photos in the snow. I love how they turned out! I’m so excited for their wedding this summer at the Fair Harbor Marina in Grapeview! It will be completely different from their snowy photos, but sure to be just as gorgeous! JP Photography (3).jpg

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A Beautiful Seattle Wedding at the Edgewater Hotel

I recently shot a beautiful wedding with my friend, Joni Girvan, at the Edgewater in Seattle. Svenja and Garrett are such a sweet couple! Their wedding day was SUPER stormy, but it didn’t make a dent in their perfect day! Everyone was in high spirits and the place was full of love. I even got to play hero for a minute when the flower girl caught her dress on fire while twirling in the isle past a candle. I put it out (with my hand!! #likeaboss) without her ever knowing she was on fire!! Saving lives and taking photos, all in a day’s work ; )

Enjoy some of my favorites from this fabulous day!
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Melissa and Ted | A Woodsy Engagement Session! | Tacoma Wedding Photographer

I am in love with the setting and feel of this engagement session! Melissa and Ted wanted to do their engagement session at their home, and I’m so glad we did! They live in a beautiful area. We even walked through the woods to a tiny cabin for some romantic shots deep in the forest :) I am really looking forward to photographing their wedding this August at The Barn on Jackson! I already know it’s going to be a beautiful celebration for these two! DSC_9018.jpg

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….and that’s a wrap! | 2013 Review | Thank you all!

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Thank you all for an incredible year! I am so thankful that each one of you was a part of it!  2013 was full of adventures and exciting experiences in both my personal and business life. While reflecting back on this year I put together a super speed slide show of some of my favorite moments. Here’s my 2013 in under a minute! Check it out:

Happy 2014!!!!!!

:) Jennifer


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The Cutest Couple’s Christmas Photos!!

My friend and fellow photographer, Rebecca, and I, recently did Christmas photo sessions for each other. She did photos of my husband and me at a Christmas tree farm, and then I did photos of her and her husband at an old, and very cool, dairy farm! Rebecca is the girl behind Rebecca Anne Photography, check out her stuff!
It’s always so much fun when we get to spend some time together, and this time was no exception!! Though, I was a little nervous at first, being the photographer for another photographer I have to admit! Rebecca put so much thought into this session, she made and brought along the cutest props! Her and her husband are so super duper ridiculously cute together (yes, that many superlatives are necessary to accurately describe the degree of their cuteness)! I think I was smiling the entire time I was editing these, I just can’t get over their adorableness!!! JP Photography engagement wedding seattle photo

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I LOVE Family Photography Sessions at the Puyallup Fair!

It’s baaaaack! One of my very favorite places to shoot at… The Puyallup Fair! Oh man, there’s so much photography goodness about the fair! It’s a great place to capture kiddos having a blast and being themselves, couples snuggling up all cute and cozy on the ferris wheel, and I love the all the bold colors everywhere for high school senior sessions!

My husband and I went this week and I was quickly reminded of everything I love about shooting there. Here’s a couple quick iphone shots of my husband and I “doing the Puyallup” this week, followed by some professional images from one of my favorite family sessions there last fall.

If you’d like to schedule a session with JP Photography at the fair this year, contact me ASAP! jennifer@jpphotographyonline.com
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Tia and Worth // Couple’s Session // Fall City, WA

Let me just say, two of my very un-favorite things are being cold and being wet…. BUT two of my most favorite things are Couple’s Sessions and fantastic clients that are up for anything!! That being said, I absolutely loved this session with Tia & Worth!

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I do love a session in the snow, very much. However, we were not expecting snow or even rain this day! When I left my house, the skies were dry and by the time I arrived to meet Tia and Worth it was like a whole new season! They didn’t think twice about facing the rain and snow, they were such troopers, and it made for some incredible images!!

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Such a gorgeous couple, these guys made my job easy!

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They live in the most beautiful area! This river is running through their backyard! I am so tempted to bring more clients to your house for future sessions, Tia! ..but I won’t, I promise : )

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Their pups were so cute too. One was so playful and the other had a bit of an attitude ;) I say that in a very loving way. It was fun to include them in our session!

To avoid getting completely chilled to the bone, flattened hair, and electrocuted by my camera we split up our session with a couple of breaks inside. I just love this next image. Tia & Worth – so hot right now! ;)

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By the end of our session the snow had turned to pouring rain. Which doesn’t sound ideal for a photoshoot but I think it completely upped the romance level in these images.

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I love how he’s looking at her in this one <3

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Thank you so much Tia & Worth for an incredible session!!