Stop being afraid of the camera

“My senior photo for the high school yearbook.”   This is the #1 answer I get when I ask women to remember the last time they had their portrait taken. It’s a heartbreaking answer, isn’t it? Why are we so afraid to step in front…

Four Generations | Amy’s Family

We want to laugh with them a little harder. Hug them a little tighter. Love them a little longer. And remember them for all eternity. Our family is our home… because home is where the heart is. I was honored to capture that bond for Amy’s family…

Mother & Daughter | Sharon & Sandra

Sandra and her mother, Sharon, have some of the biggest hearts I know. I’m so honored to have presented their portraits to them today and I’m grateful for having had the opportunity to get to know them both. These incredible women shared their inner light with…

Boudoir Session | Moorea

I love a woman who isn’t afraid of who she is and celebrates herself and her own individuality. Mo is a strong, independent woman and she looked absolutely radiant during her boudoir session. Photographer: Bethany Johs Hair & Makeup Artist: Ashley Rose Delorme Creative Assistant & Videographer: Sha…

Four Generations | Julie’s Family

This session makes my heart so happy! How many of us are blessed to be able to celebrate four generations in a family portrait? There was so much love between them as they laughed and told stories. What a beautiful legacy to be able to look at and enjoy for…

Three Generations | Lynn’s Family

Ann celebrated her 80th birthday at my studio by having a photo shoot with her daughter and granddaughters. Oh, how I love generational heirloom portraits! Later in the session… her husband, son-in-law, and two grandsons joined for family photos. Listening to them telling stories, laughing at jokes, and…

Gillund Family Session

I have the pleasure of photographing this family every year and it warms my heart to watch these beautiful little children grow. Cindy’s family is always a joy to photograph but this time the boys joined the girls in a day of fun! This year, there’s…

Mother & Daughter Session

It was my pleasure handing over these beautiful Mother & Daughter portraits. Corrine and Shelby were a joy to photograph and we shared quite a few laughs during our time together. Aren’t they GORGEOUS? So much fun! Photographer: Bethany Johs Hair & Makeup Artist: Heidi Kroetch  Creative Assistant…

Peggy’s Session

Peggy is tiny and fun and spunky… but she also radiates beauty from the inside. She’s like a prism with a beam of light shining through it… casting rainbows on everything and everyone she touches. I had the honor of showing her and her husband the…

Vanity Fair Style “Champagne Party”

Photo credit: Annie Leibovitz The first Vanity Fair style “Champagne Party” is in the books for 2018! Are you celebrating a milestone or looking for a reason to have some fun with your closest girlfriends? Dust off that rockin’ Little Black Dress, or killer gown, and strut…