Clouds don’t bother me none

As long as there’s no rain. Bring on those clouds. We’ll shoot right through ’em. Sure, bring the reflector too. Huge thanks to Andrew Letter for being up for a challenge. Hard to believe he’s never modeled a day in his life. Killed it. Check out more from our session together here: Until next time, … More Clouds don’t bother me none


Portugal was so nice, had to visit twice. Porto Douro Valley Algarve Lisbon See all the portrait fun here: Until next time, ❤ Raquel

1 Year

1 year. This comes to mind as I stare at the images of this sweet family: just 1 year ago, the smallest of this group was not here. Just 1 year ago, his name was being spoken in excited whispers. 1 year. When your entire life as you know it has been 365 days, how … More 1 Year


There is something soothing about the inkiness of black. I don’t really have much else to say. Huge thanks to my dear friend, Emily Cline for 1: being a smokin’ model and 2: always being down for the never-ending impromptu shoots. She was in town just trying to enjoy the city and I probably made … More [untitled]

It’s 4:54

It’s currently 4:54. I just felt I should start with that. I’m glancing over to the couch across from me and soft light is spilling in through the window. I have a ton of things to do. I kind of wish I had a French Bulldog. But one that would take itself on walks and pay … More It’s 4:54

Time Waits

For no man, as the adage goes. I was looking through my iPhone where I keep a note with thoughts that strike me. This one is a quote that I’d forgotten: “I could tell the time was winding down in 2016–I could feel the weeks rushing by. I deliver meals on Tuesdays. As soon as … More Time Waits