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Mary Maletzke

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If you're into photos that feel as real as you are, you want your memories made to last, and heirloom artwork for your walls, keep scrolling, I can't wait to meet you. 

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Kristina Ribellia contacted me for professional branding photos that could reflect the body of her new online platform, Western Water Market. Kristina came to the Kittitas Valley from Seattle in 1999 to attend Central Washington University and never went back.  Like so many of us who call the Central Cascades home, she fell in love […]

Matthew Lundh is a father and husband who wears many hats: Small business owner of a digital creative agency, Cle Elum Planning Commissioner, Rotarian, board member, entrepreneur, and church volunteer. But if you were to spend any amount of time with Matthew you would quickly realize that all of the hats he wears have a […]

    I was honored to first photograph Patti Gomes during her maternity portraits about a year ago, and then more recently her daughter’s newborn portraits. So I was exceptionally excited to work with her again during her personal branding photography session. My goal for her business portraits was to showcase the many hats she […]

  In the summer of 2017, Lemon Thyme Macarons was born within the heart of the Cascade Mountains in Roslyn, Washington. It began with Charmaine, a self-taught baker, with a passion for colorful confectionaries and blossomed into a thriving business. In the last year, her custom creations have been featured in local markets, coffee shops, styled […]

The idea of starting a wedding planning business began 24 hours after Sarah St. Laurent experienced her own fairytale wedding. There was something about the way the day felt magical that made Sarah want to turn it into a career. When starting your own business there are so many exciting aspects: choosing a name, creating […]

When Kristin Jeffries contacted me for updated personal branding photography she knew that she wanted her photos to be different from your standard headshot. If you’ve ever obtained a mortgage you know that it requires an immense amount of paperwork and numbers are everything. It can also be a stressful experience for the average home […]

Think about the last time you had a job interview or met up with a potential client or business partner. How much time and care did you spend getting ready for your meeting? You probably put some effort into carefully selecting your clothing, your hair (and maybe your makeup). That’s because as business people we […]