an Oregon wedding and senior photographer. I am based in Eugene, Oregon but I am available to travel worldwide. Oregon's wedding season is super short since it rains a lot so my goal is to travel and photograph weddings around the world.
I love fashion but I feel more comfortable in a t-shirt and ripped jeans. I love pearls because they make me feel classy and elegant...but don't let that fool you, I 'm neither! I'm just an average girl that wears a messy bun 90% of the time and loves to get her hands dirty in the garden. I love the Pacific Northwest and all the natural beauty it offers. I love waterfalls and going on nature hikes. I love to laugh, dance and sing. I can't carry a tune but who cares, I will still sing and then laugh at myself. I love to travel and immerse myself in the local culture and cuisine.
Sarah and Luke’s Engagement Session at Hendricks Park They met while Sarah was visiting Oregon and had an instant connection. A few months later Sarah decided to move to Oregon from Utah to give their relationship a chance. Now they are engaged and planning their May wedding at Owen’s Park. Sarah and Luke chose to have […]
Eugene Outdoor Rustic Wedding | Robert and Alissa It’s Wednesday wedding and today I want to share with you, Robert and Alissa’s beautiful outdoor rustic wedding. Alissa and Robert had a small and intimate rustic wedding at Alissa’s parents private home. I love outdoor weddings in Oregon because it always promises a gorgeous view and […]
Soft Peaks Cakery | Eugene Wedding Vendor Today’s featured wedding vendor is Soft Peaks Cakery. A local, custom order bakery that specializes in wedding and special occasional cakes from Eugene, Oregon. I recently had the opportunity to do a Q & A with Shelly Pruitt, the owner of Soft Peaks Cakery. So grab a cup of […]
Eugene Senior Portraits | Samantha: Willamette High School Today I will be announcing the new LGP Team for 2017 so make sure you are following me on Instagram @lydiagillis to find out who will be part of “Express Yourself” LGP Model Team. Say “Hello” to Samantha! Samantha is on of my 2016 LGP Models form Willamette High School. […]
A Fun Beach Photo Session | Florence, Oregon My model search for 2017 is officially closed and I can’t wait to introduce the new team. Next week is our icebreaker event and I will be officially intruding the new LGP 2017 Model Team. Today I wanted to share this fun photo session I did last […]
Deep Woods Event | Eugene Wedding Venue Happy Tuesday! One of my first weddings I photographed when I started my business was at Deep Woods Events. It was the wedding of David and Krystal. I fell in love with this place the minute I saw it. Besides offering endless backdrops for photography it […]
McKenzie Oak Ranch Wedding of Kate and John What does one do when it’s cold and gloomy outside? You write a blog post of a beautiful outdoor summer wedding to take you back to the gorgeous and warm summer day! Kate and John got married last summer at the gorgeous McKenzie Oak Ranch. This place […]
You Are Engaged, Now What? 12 Tips On What To Do After YOU Get Engaged. You’re engaged now what? I hope that by now you have notified your family and close friends. And I hope that you shared the new with them in person or by phone and not through social media! Planning your dream […]
Kayla | Eugene Senior Pictures at Dorris Ranch I have been super busy working behind the scenes as I get everything ready for the Model-Parent meeting this coming Sunday for our 2017 Models. I am so excited to welcome our new team to the LGP Family and start working with them. It’s going to be an exciting year. […]
Fun In The Snow | Jordan The freshness and beauty of spring is everywhere. Spring is upon us and I couldn’t be happier. Friends, I have been waiting for this season with much anticipation. Spring, the season of rebirth, new beginnings! New buds bloom and the earth seems to come to life again. Our […]