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Outdoor spring newborn session at Hendricks Park, a beautiful location option for spring photo sessions

As the emerald hues of Eugene, Oregon awaken from winter’s slumber, spring emerges as a blooming canvas for capturing cherished family memories. The city parks come alive with vibrant blooms, lush greenery, and a renewed sense of vitality. Providing us with stunning backdrops for your spring photo session. From the enchanting rhododendron gardens to the […]

Top Locations for Spring Photo Sessions near Eugene, Oregon

Parents cuddling their baby girl as they make her smile during family photos

Why I love family photos at Mount Pisgah Arboretum Mount Pisgah Arboretum is one of my favorite locations for family photos, maternity photos, and even outdoor newborn photos. It is a beautifully constructed living tree museum in Eugene, Oregon. I love family photos at Mount Pisgah for it’s scenery, accessibility, and familiarity. The scenery The […]

Eugene, Or Family Photos at Mount Pisgah

Eugene family photographer Let’s face it, no one wants to feel uncomfortable and stuffy during a family session… or ever for that matter! Getting kids to sit still and smile for a camera can be unnatural. Leading to images that reflect the situation. Believe me, I have a wild little lady who isn’t a big […]

Gillespie Butte Family Session

I am a lifestyle photographer based in Eugene, Oregon. I specialize in candid family and maternity sessions set against stunning locations like the Oregon Coast or Cascades. I also have a big love for intimate in-home family and newborn sessions.

In cultivating a lighthearted and welcoming atmosphere, my goal is to foster a relaxed and friendly dynamic during your photo session. My interactive and joyful approach focuses on capturing genuine moments. Parents who encourage their kids to be kids and explore nature, while trusting in the beauty of authentic connection, are my kind of families. I will provide direction as needed, but I will also step back and photograph your family not just for what you look like, but for who you are. Resulting in imagery that illustrates your family's unique story as masterful works of art. 

I am also a wife, mama to two wild little things, yogi, nature lover, and dance party enthusiast. To me, family is everything. It's my main inspiration in life and I absolutely love connecting with others who share the same view.

I'm Amanda

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of Lux Marina Photography


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