Holiday Mini’s !!!! (Sign up’s live at 9pm )

These Mini’s are such an awesome tradition each year~

Great for your memories and Christmas cards!!!

This years theme will be traditional colors… charcoal , white, cream, red and bright greens, reds, golds…. Rustic but Mod themed! The Rusty truck will be available again as well as other props.

I have a few ideas in the works but won’t be decided until the week of the mini’s.
Puyallup (Waller Road) local tree farm location!)

To reserve your appointment the :bookfresh book now” link at the bottom of the picture! Dont forget to CLICK ONLY on specific dates listed below.

WHEN :  ntimes Friday November 11th 12:30pm-3pm SAT 12th 10-3pm and  Sun 13th 10-3pm

LOCATION : Puyallup Tree Farm off of Waller RD (same location as last year)

Cost: 125.00 Plus Tax

Includes : minimum 10 plus digital images sent via email

If they are cancelled due to weather conditions the make up dates will be the following weekend after 18,19 and 20th.

Fall Mini Line up Schedule ( #itisthattimeagain #eekkk) Bonney Lake Photographer



Every year I am floored how fast this time of year comes around !!!

Between making this line up around seahawks games, kids sports and birthdays…it’s finally here!!!

All sessions are based around the SEAHAWKS GAMES but if weather reschedules happen this could be used as a back up time #wedontwantgrumpymomsanddadsonsessionsmissingthegames

This year time is limited so things are a bit different ! Sign ups will take place on September 1st on the blog HERE 9pm! PLEASE Pay attention carefully to dates and times…as this year session are split at different locations!!! $100.00 deposit is due to book and balance before session is due!  This is non refundable (ONLY in weather situations for cancellations ) You can use your $100 credit for future sessions if you choose to for-go the mini on your own account.

Family minis 30 minutes per session

Cost  $225.00 + tax   INCLUDES  Minimum 20 + digital images with print release

*keep in mind anyone can sign up (couples, seniors, teens, maternity ect)

*Note mini at bellevue botanical gardens will be $5 additional to help with rental costs..will be added to your final billing


October 8th – Dash point Beach 3-5pm (4 apointments)

October 9th  UW/ 9-10:30 (3 appointments) Buckley Museum (leaves /barn look) 12-3pm (6 appointments)

October 23rd Mary Mor park Redmond 11-3pm ( 8 apointments )

October 29th  Tehaleh (bonney lake-trees ponds) 9-11am (4 appointments)

                Bellevue Botanical Gardens -1-4pm (6 apointments)

I will also be open to WEEKDAY only appointments for 30 minute mini’s ONLY in Tehaleh through out October

and early november ..please email me if you are interested in setting up a weekday appointment @

My scheduele is packed in the fall so please inquire now for FULL time sessions… I only have a few openings for regular sessions left. (September is already full Now booking October/Nov)

I will be taking the whole month of December off this year to enjoy the holidays with my family (I will only take Newborns at that time if needed)

Halloween mini sign ups will take place Oct 1st at 9am on the blog (will be posted to facebook)
October 12th 2:30-3:30pm
October 19th and 20th 3:30-4:30pm

Location : Spooner Farms in Orting Rain or shine

Who: Families, Couples, Kids..ect

Cost: $65+ tax

What’s included: 5 to 10 High resolution edited images and print release

Annual Christmas mini’s

Sign ups will take place November 1st at 9pm on the blog

they will take place on November 11th , 12th , 13th

nov 18th-20th will be added if weather permitts previous dates


Cost: 125.00 Plus Tax

Incudes : 10 plus digital images

It’s going to be a crazy season…but always a good time #becausepumpkinspice !

Can’t wait!

xoxo Rachel


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Classic Summer Boho Mini’s (sunkissed and sunset ) Lakewood photographer

These will Take place in Lakewood WA at fort steilacoom park again. This is a yearly tradition. So pretty in the fields and classic!   I haven’t decided if it will be in a different spot in the park…or the same..details to come soon.  Theme will be summer field.   Sign up’s will be available on this blog  post at 9pm  Thursday June 30th due to the holiday weekend… with a Book now button. Appointments will run every 15 minutes. You will want to click on the BOX below that says “book now” ! However once you click on it the calendar will be on today’s want to make sure you click the appointment date   …then click what time is left to the right …this will also check you out with payment which is due at time of booking (THIS IS REQUIRED NOW ON CHECK OUT OR YOUR APPOINTMENT WILL NOT BOOK)  Turn around with in 2 weeks. An informational email will be sent out after signing up  with directions to location and suggestions on clothing to make the best of your session! Thank you!! If these minis fill  up I will look at adding more days in august! If any of these sessions are rained out they will be moved to later dates to follow in August.

“Summer mini”

Date : July /August 2016

Saturday  July 30th and Sunday 31st, Tuesday August 2nd, Thursday August 4th

Time:  5:30-8pm

Location : Lakewood , WA (fort steilacoom park)

Who: Families, seniors, babies, Couples, Kids..ect

Cost: $125.00 + tax

What’s included: minimum 10 + High resolution edited images and print release

online scheduling – by BookFresh

CIRCUS SPRING MINI “Sign up’s are LIVE” {cotton candy , popcorn & all things sweet } Bonney lake Photographer


Can you believe these circus mini’s were nearly 4 years ago!!! Wow! Where does the time go! Circus theme was one of my all time favorites!!!  These will Take place in Tacoma Washington location (TBD)  An informational email will be sent out 1-2 weeks prior to shoot.  An email will be sent on tuesday April 5th with suggestions on clothing (clothing boards for examples NEW!!!) to make the best of your session!   I want to give people plenty of time for outfits for this special session …this one is super fun! You can really go so many ways with this!!! Vintage, modern or bright colors!    Props will include the popcorn machine and popcorn again..but I will be changing up the rest of the props..similar but different! There will be two main stations. If these minis sell out I will think about adding another i will not be returning this theme again for years down the road.

Circus Mini

Date : May 21 & 22nd

Time: 11am to 4pm

Location :Tacoma  TBD

Who: Families, Couples, Kids..ect

Cost: $125.00 + tax
What’s included: 10 + High resolution edited images and print release

Sign ups will take place Sunday April 3rd at 9pm on the blog! 

this will be posted on facebook! 

here to try BookFresh

Photography Workshop 2016 ( FOR THE LOVE OF THE LENS) Sumner photographer

 I LOVE teaching… and if you have a love for photography like I do…this is a fun way to learn and start photographing in manual.

Who: anyone that owns a DSLR digital camera wanting to learn, understand and further their photography skills.
What: beginners workshop – we will be covering shooting in manual ( aperture ,shutter speed , and iso) understanding your camera , lighting , mock stylized photoshoot and a touch of post processing.
Where: Sumner YMCA
When: TBD details coming soon June 2016
Cost: $300 ($100 due to hold your reservation- balance due on or before workshop date )-non refundable
Limited to 10 attendees MAX
Please email me -Rachel Rumph – at if you have further questions.