Lena Peterson Photography

Emotional Imagery For The Brave Of Heart

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.

I've designed my website as a guide, please scroll down and follow along to find all the information you will need. I promise you, like many things in life, it is all worth it in the end. If you like what you see and feel a connection with my work use the inquiry form to get in touch!

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"I am a quiet person but I take loud photos"


I’m a Pacific Northwest native and wedding photographer and my dream, my hope, is to capture you and your family’s most intimate and vulnerable moments, completely effortlessly. I don't just want you to look and feel your best but to look and feel like you didn't even know you could...

When I’m not telling love stories with photographs, I spend my days with my children Eisley and Evelyn and my fiance Stephen, splashing in the lakes nearby or hanging out with our four close friends because quality trumps quantity, always.

I love shooting elopements and wont stick to the status quo. I seek rawness and purity of emotion, deep connection, and working together to bring that out in each of the people I photograph and to capture it in an artful way. I love the stories my images tell, for this is the beginning to one of life’s greatest adventures.

Getting to know you is important to me and I want nothing more than to capture your personalities honestly and the greatness of your day and your love naturally.

You love each other more than either of you could ever conceive, you show that love passionately and you don’t care who’s watching. Perhaps you're an entrepreneur like me ‘cause no one’s gonna to tell you what to do;  you’ve always made your own choices. Maybe you live in a cool and quirky apartment in Seattle or maybe you’re from out of town and crave the lush green beauty that is the Pacific Northwest. No matter where you hail from, I have helped many a couple plan their dream elopements and small weddings.

So, let’s climb up to that mountain view, shout your love to the wind, hair flowing, dress floating on the breeze. Let’s start your story and continue with the chapters that follow.


I hope by reading this you’ve got to know me a little better, this is the start to our grand adventure. Let’s meet, let’s chat about your dreams and let's make some magic!


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Tacoma wedding photographer


Weddings & Elopements

Fifty/Five Guests or Less
Up to 8 Hours Coverage
Digital Collection
Print Release

The perfect full day coverage small wedding and elopement collection, for couples not wanting to miss one moment. This collection is best for small intimate weddings and adventurous elopements that will require plenty of hiking and all day exploration.

Tacoma elopement photographer


Weddings & Elopements

Fifty/Five Guests or Less
Up to 8 Hours Coverage
Digital Collection
Print Release

For the couple who's love knows no boundaries. This collection is made specially for destination weddings and elopements. Covering all travel expenses for almost any destination world wide, say your vows wherever your hearts lead you.

elopement photographer


Five Guests or Less
2 Hours Coverage
Digital Collection
Print Release

This collection is made for elopements that require no travel and are taking place in the Seattle and Tacoma city limits only. Perfect for those quick courthouse elopements and city park destinations.

Seattle engagement Photographer


Engagement, Maternity, Newborn, Family
1-1.5 Hour Session
Digital Collection
Print Release

From the beginning chapters and all throughout your life's changing story I am here to document it all. Wherever you are in your journey of life let's document the time you're at and move forward together.


How Will You Tell Your Story...


Prints & Albums

The art we create together is meant to be touched, seen, and held off a screen


How are you going to display your photos? Get your photos off your facebook wall and on to your real one where they can be treasured and admired for years to come. I pride myself in being a full service photographer who captures and documents your most fleeting moments to be looked back on for years to come.

Social media changes, technology advances and fails, but albums and framed prints are timeless and the archival paper I print on can last hundreds of years! One of my favorite things to do is pull out the boxes of photo albums, prints, and slides we have saved from all the way back to my great grand-parents' days, will your great grand children be able to say 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.

Framed Prints

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.


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Let’s document your story now to be remembered, as the adventure together continues forever...

Seattle Wedding Photographer

Travel Schedule

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Vancouver, BC - April
Denver, CO - May
Tahoe, CA - June
Anchorage, AK - June
Kenai, AK - June
Orcas Island, WA - July
Canon Beach, OR - July
Olympic Peninsula, WA - September
Sayulita, MX - February 17'


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