The Family


In the presence of great love, something happens beyond the obvious. It’s a nuanced language of in-between moments that speak to the grand intentions words cannot. These moments often go unseen but mean the most when looking back. Don't let those moments slip away; keep them close forever.

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Collections & Keepsakes


Honest images and honest pricing, I keep things simple with collections that fit most families needs. Families typically invest in a one in half - three hour session to document and preserve their memories. Your growing family took time to create together and being able to authentically photograph that can take time as well, let's relax, get comfortable, and make something worth leaving behind.

I capture families in their own space that speaks to who they are and where they feel most comfortable. I come to you and by documenting your family in your home your children feel at ease and you relax not needing to get everyone ready to go. Newborn sessions are done within the first month of life giving you time to settle in. I also offer "Day One" sessions in hospital to document your child's first day of life.


The Full Story

A true documentation of life in your family. We're going to spend time in and around your home creating authentic images of you and your family together. Whether it's your morning routine, afternoon activities, or an evening hangout we're going to make memories that matter. This collection includes the full digital gallery and a heirloom album to get you started on your families keepsakes.

Tacoma Newborn Photographer

3 Hour Session
Digital Collection
Heirloom Photo Album

Short Story

The perfect collection to start your family legacy. We will spend time together creating raw, emotional images to document this new chapter in life. This collection includes your full digital gallery and a 8x10 fine art print as a keepsake.

Tacoma Maternity Photographer

1.5 Hour Session
Digital Collection
8x10 Fine Art Print

Simple Session

A mini session perfect for families just wanting a few good photos. This collection comes with 15 fully edited images for download with the option to purchase the full gallery after delivery.

tacoma photographer

45 Minute Session
15 Image Digital Collection

Full Gallery Purchase +$195

*Perfect for in hospital Newborn & Nursing sessions


Bundle sessions together to create the perfect belly to baby or one year package! Ten percent off for packages bundled in two or more, contact me to create the perfect bundle for you!



Fine Art Prints Starting at $47.99
Gallery Boards Starting at $69.99
Framed Prints Starting at $189
Gallery Wrapped Canvas Starting at $279
Heirloom Albums Starting at $1,999

Additional keepsakes such as cards
& calendars are available as well

I do not require any additional purchases however, social media changes, technology advances and fails, but albums and prints are timeless and the archival paper I print on can last hundreds of years. I believe in full service photography that involves planning your session, guiding you through your photos, and getting you tangible items you can view daily to put a smile on your face. Show people who you are and show them with great style.

One of my favorite things to do is pull out boxes of old photo albums, prints, and slides we have saved from all the way back to my great grand-parents generation, will your great grand children be able to do the same? We are the most photographed generation, let's make sure those photographs live on past facebook and instagram and into the hands of our future loved ones to remember our stories by for generations to come.


Military Discount of 15% to all active duty families. Easy payment plans for all collections!
Retainer required to reserve. WA state 10.01% sales tax will be added to your final total.


– Lena Porter –

visual story teller


From the moment I picked up a camera for the first time on our family vacations and captured the intimate moments my family shared, I knew I was onto something special. Seeing those memories my family had together, was the perfect precursor to my career today.

Through years of learning and life experiences, my camera was never far away. My dreams to capture intimate and emotional moments for others ultimately led me to my career as a documentary family photographer; after all, what's more intimate and emotional than your family and life you create?

And as I did for my family who still reminisce over the album of photos I took 20+ years ago, I look forward to creating unique and beautiful photography with you which will act as a window back to your most intimate moments for years to come.


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