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I’m traveling to Ocean Shores in a few weeks! Hey girl, I’m headed to Ocean Shores on May 19 and 20 for a special shoot. I would LOVE to add a few family and maternity beach portrait sessions while I’m there. I’ve felt so inspired by the impending summer heat I just couldn’t resist opening […]


May 4, 2024

Ocean Shores Vacation Session Availability

In the realm of outdoor photography, the allure of a neutral and white wardrobe cannot be understated. While vibrant hues may catch the eye, it’s the understated elegance of neutrals that truly shines in outdoor sessions, transforming ordinary landscapes into captivating backdrops for timeless portraits.

April 27, 2024

April 27, 2024

The Motherhood Study in Snoqualmie

I recently had the privilege of hosting a motherhood portrait session in my studio here in Seattle, and I must say, it was an absolute dream come true. From the elegant dresses worn by the Sypherd mother and daughter to the enchanting spring floral arrangements, every detail came together to create a truly magical experience.


April 27, 2024

Sypherd Motherhood Portrait Session in Seattle

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Mercae is a family and maternity photographer in Seattle, WA.

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