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Crystal Springs Rhododendron Garden

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Crystal Springs Rhododendron Garden is a hidden oasis.  Located just 3 miles from my home and right across the street from Reed College, it’s hard to imagine that I never previously photographed at this location.  When I first arrived, I was immediately taken by the beauty of the garden and knew exactly why Samantha & Jamie chose it as the location for their engagement session.

Samantha & Jamie love the outdoors.  They love to go hiking to explore all that the Pacific Northwest has to offer.  So, while capturing their engagement photos, I wanted to make sure to include their environment and surroundings.  I love this peaceful moment of the couple spending time together alone with the setting sun trickling through the trees.

I have worked with Samantha & Jamie many times over the years and I feel so honored to have the opportunity to document their wedding in 2016.

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