I document weddings for adventurous, joyful couple's who believe in loving hard and laughing often. I believe that every day can be an adventure, if you want it to be. 

I'm a morning person who usually starts the day with coffee and my Bible. I'm married to a gracious, hard-working farmer who has changed how I view the world because of his unconditional love for me. 

Binge watching NCIS is my jam - in fact, our dog, Ziva, is named after one of the characters. I have a serious addiction to TJ Maxx and Home Goods and in my spare time I can probably be found doing DIY projects around our farmhouse.

I called Washington State home for my whole life... but then attended college smack-dab in the middle of this fly-over state where I met Matthew. He offered me his last name and we sealed the deal a couple years ago. Life on our farm in Harlan, Iowa is never boring. Right now we have  too many cats to count, 20-something cows, five goats, and you already met Ziva.

It 's  so  good  to  have you  here.

Hello, I'm Anna!

I'm an early bird and always try to be up before the sun. My favorite way to start the day is with my Bible and a cup of coffee in my big cozy chair. It gives my mornings a consistency that I love. 

My husband, Matthew, is my best friend. We've been together for 5+ years at this point and every year just gets better. 

I'm a smidge addicted to getting my passport stamped.
I've visited eight countries at this point and I definitely have plans to add more to that list. 

I was born and raised in the mountains of Washington State and spend as much time outside as possible. My brother and I would ski every day we could in the winter, and explore backgrounds and find new places in the summer. It was a great way to grow up.

Breakfast is my favorite meal of the day. I'm firmly convinced that there is no better combination than a good cup of coffee with a freshly baked cinnamon roll - or any kind of fresh bread!

Cows have been my favorite animal for as long as I can remember. I never imaged that I would marry a farmer and get to own cows! Living in the country is a dream come true. 

Created by Made x Madefrom the Noun Project
Created by Made x Madefrom the Noun Project

couples photographed

50+

STATES I'VE PHOTOGRAPHED IN

13

stamps on my passport

9

years of photographing people in love

7

RECOGNITIONS

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I've always been a lover of travel and slightly addicted to getting my passport stamped! If your wedding is at one of my "Bucket List" locations, contact me and we will work out a deal!

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I've always been a lover of travel and slightly addicted to getting my passport stamped! If your wedding is at one of my "Bucket List" locations, contact me and we will work out a deal!

alaska

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GLACIER NATIONAL PARK

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I've always been a lover of travel and slightly addicted to getting my passport stamped! If your wedding is at one of my "Bucket List" locations, contact me and we will work out a deal!

YOSEMITE
NATIONAL
PARK

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I've always been a lover of travel and slightly addicted to getting my passport stamped! If your wedding is at one of my "Bucket List" locations, contact me and we will work out a deal!

PERU &
PATEGONIA

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I've always been a lover of travel and slightly addicted to getting my passport stamped! If your wedding is at one of my "Bucket List" locations, contact me and we will work out a deal!

ICELAND

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I've always been a lover of travel and slightly addicted to getting my passport stamped! If your wedding is at one of my "Bucket List" locations, contact me and we will work out a deal!

SCOTLAND 
& IRELAND

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I've always been a lover of travel and slightly addicted to getting my passport stamped! If your wedding is at one of my "Bucket List" locations, contact me and we will work out a deal!

FRANCE &
SPAIN

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GREECE
& ITALY

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I've always been a lover of travel and slightly addicted to getting my passport stamped! If your wedding is at one of my "Bucket List" locations, contact me and we will work out a deal!

GUAM

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NEW ZEALAND

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I've always been a lover of travel and slightly addicted to getting my passport stamped! If your wedding is at one of my "Bucket List" locations, contact me and we will work out a deal!

26 states in the usa

jamaica

germany x2
holland
belgium

sweden
denmark

south
africa

canada

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Wedding photographs tell a story. From the quiet moments getting ready with your girls, to the deep joy when you walk back down that aisle holding your brand new husband’s hand. Those memories are sacred. 

Those are the memories you will be able to show your grandchildren in 50 years - photographs that capture you, your soulmate, and your love for one another. 

I get it. I get your spur-of-the-moment kisses, your tears... all of it. I don't have words to describe how I feel about my person, and I know love cannot be explained.


That is why photographs are so important - so you can look back and remember how it felt, even though you'll never be able to fully explain it. 

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for adventurous couples in love

western iowa BASED WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY