Rikki Rivera | Photographer » Wedding & Portrait Photography

Ashley + Pat’s maternity session on Mt Rainier


It’s hard to really explain in words that do justice for this session, but I’ll try. Our goal, based on the super sunny warm week we had, was to head to the mountains and capture some epic views and a killer sunset. What we drove up to was basically the opposite – patches of thick fog and mist, and while I felt momentarily disappointed that my vision wasn’t going to play out, we adapted quickly. Ashley and Patrick are expecting their first child, a girl, and the love and happiness emanating from them was incredible and beautiful. The mountain was moody and ever-changing; colors shifted, light came and went, and the fog rolled in and out, but rolling with it was half the fun!

I’m sure there are a ton of other great things I could say, but I’m going to let the images do the rest – thank you to the moon and back (Ashley + Pat), for not just being my friend, but for trusting me to be your photographer and walk along side you on this amazing journey. T minus two weeks until Lennon arrives!

Floral crown by the talented, Jen’s Blossoms.

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