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Sarah and Andrew hosted a wedding celebration that gave a whole new meaning to church wedding and backyard reception, in my eyes. Their modern Portland wedding is definitely in my top five favorites of all time. They had their ceremony at First Unitarian Church in downtown Portland. The church is a really beautiful, simple space […]

Modern and Minimalist Portland Wedding: Sarah + Andrew

Portland Wedding

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Kelly and Aaron were married earlier this month at the beautiful Bridal Veil Lakes in the Columbia River Gorge, just east of Portland. This was one of the most fun weddings I’ve been to recently, with every guest really knowing how to enjoy themselves. Kelly and Aaron are so crazy in love that it was hard […]

Bridal Veil Lakes Wedding

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10/11/15 Arielle + Stephen were married at the Crag Rats Hut in Hood River on the most perfect sunny Autumn day. Here is a little sneak peek. I cannot wait to share the whole wedding with you. It was incredible!

Ari + Stephen: Mt. Hood Crag Rats Hut Wedding Sneak Peek

Portland Wedding

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Jessica & Matt // Laurelhurst Park // Portland, OR //August 2014 A beautiful wedding I shot alongside the amazing videographer Jenn Byrne last weekend. The couple got ready in the beautiful Mayor’s Mansion on the edge of the park, which is apparently a bed and breakfast! The ceremony and reception were held at the Laurelhurst Club […]

Portland Wedding

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Kate Ames is a wedding and elopement photographer based in Portland, Oregon and traveling often for destination weddings. Specializing in modern and romantic portraits and working with adventurous and creative couples.

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