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Lydia Gillis Photography 2017 Freedom Fashion Show

Human Sex Trafficking is a form of modern-day slavery in which individuals perform commercial sex through the use of force, fraud, or coercion.  Some sex trafficking is highly visible, such as street prostitution.  But many trafficking victims remain unseen, operating out of unmarked brothels in unsuspecting and sometimes suburban neighborhoods.  This is a multi billion dollar business of modern-day slavery.  It is not a foreign problem, sex trafficking is very prevalent here in the UnitedView full post »

Boutique Product Feature: Crystal Flash Drives

Boutique Feature Product:  Crystal Flash Drives As a boutique photographer, part of my business is structured around  selling artwork.  I am a big believer that a portrait is  piece of artwork that needs to be displayed on the walls of your home, on a silver frame or leather album.  They are family heirlooms that need to be seen and touched.   I pride myself in offering top of the line products to my clients. I often get asked if I make the digital images available…and the answer isView full post »

Lindsey’s Glamour Session

Lindsey’s Glamour Session Today I am sharing something a little different with you.  I normally don’t do in studio photography as I am more of a natural light photographer.  I wanted to try something new and my friend Michelle from MJ’s Photography was kind enough to let me borrow her studio.  I really love how Lindsey’s glamour session turned out.  I think I might have to find my self a studio now.  A huge shout out to Chelsea from Lavish Bronzing Boutique for theView full post »

Urban Senior Pictures in Downtown Eugene | LGP Model, Vanessa

Urban Senior Pictures in Downtown Eugene | LGP Model, Vanessa Oh my…where do I begin??? Today’s post is bittersweet.  I am having a hard time accepting that this beautiful, tenacious, smart young lady is going to be a senior in just a few weeks.  And I could not be any more proud of her.  She has taught me so much about life and has helped me become a better person.  She is my inspiration, my better half.  The one that can make me cry and laugh all at the same time. She is myView full post »

Trunk Show | Eugene Wedding Photographer

I am super excited to announce that my favorite bridal boutique is hosting a Trunk Show on November 14th through the 16th!  Beausoleil Bridal Boutique will be showcasing runway spring dresses from the Sincerity and Sweetheart 2015 runaway spring collection. The Trunk Show will have over 50 bridal dresses with a price tags to meet every bride’s budget.   And did I mentioned that the Trunk Show is only in town for one weekend?  If you are a bride you don’t want to miss out on thisView full post »

Family Mini Sessions

Excited to announce I’m now booking the 1st annual Fall Mini Family sessions! Time to update those wall photos with new art and plenty of time to get your holiday cards done!  We have two days reserved for mini session.  October 18th and October 26th!  Location to be announced but is most likely going to be in Eugene or Springfield!  Space is limited so please contact us to reserve your spot! Lydia Gillis Photography is Eugene Based and Destination Photographer.View full post »

Beauty Revived | Eugene High School Senior Photographer

The shouts of the world are yelling that there are no more beautiful girls.  “BEAUTY” is dead, they say, and it’s been replaced with “HOT” and “SEXY”.  This is a lie! I know too many young ladies that believe that.  So, in an effort to recognize and bring light to these beautiful girls, I would like to host a Beauty Revived Campaign!  I am so excited to be part of this movement a long with other amazing high school photographers across our nation!  We are searching for local high schools girlsView full post »

What to Wear Guide for Seniors | Eugene Senior Photographer

Happy Friday! Hope everyone is enjoying the last few days before school starts.  Summers can be crazy busy and sometime it’s hard to find the time to schedule your Senior Session.  Not to worry we have a few spots left in September and October with plenty of time to have your Senior picture in to your school for the yearbook.   Contact us to schedule your free Senior consultation.  We would love to help you styled the perfect Senior Session that captures the essence of  who you are.  ThisView full post »

Enrique and Evelyn: Puerto Vallarta Wedding | Eugene, Oregon and Destination Wedding Photographer

Enrique and Evelyn: Puerto Vallarta Wedding. Eugene, Oregon and Destination Photographer   Wanted to start my week by sharing Enrique and Evelyn’s civil wedding that took place in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. Enrique and Evelyn celebrated their special day with close family and friends and an authentic Mexican feast with home made fresh tortillas. I am so thankful for the opportunity to photograph Enrique and Evelyn’s wedding.  This is my first wedding in Mexico and would love to photographView full post »