Julianne was 15 years old when she began offering senior portrait sessions to friends and classmates. What started as teenagers romping around the beach with a DSLR camera soon became a business. More than the money, though, Julianne found the entire process wildly rewarding. She loved coaching her clients, coaxing genuine smiles, and inviting their true personality to shine through. She loved the notes from parents, swooning over how grown up their babies look.
Taking a storytelling and photojournalistic approach, Julianne aims to capture the true essence of her clients. She takes pride in her ability to put her clients at ease with her warm, bubbly energy and welcoming demeanor. She says, "not everyone is super comfortable in front of the camera, so I make sure to bring 110% to every session so I can ensure I capture photos of themselves they will love". The most important element to her sessions is having fun and making memories. Moments and details are elegantly captured, offering fresh perspective through emotionally charged images.
Julianne and her husband, Max, currently live in Washington state, where Max is stationed at the Navy base. When he is not piloting and she is not photographing, Julianne and Max love to explore the beautiful PNW, cook together, play with their Aussies, and continue creating a life based in love, adventure, and appreciation. "I'm literally living my dream being a photographer," Julianne states. "I'm so grateful for what I get to do".