Washington Family & Wedding Photographer

Award Winning

Lifetyle, Story-Telling Images and Films
for Madly-in-Love Goofballs in Western Washington and Beyond

Olympia Maternity Photographer
Olympia Lifestyle Family Photographer
Olympia Wedding Photographer

ALL love is welcome here.

ALL love is welcome here.


Finding Beauty in Chaos



since 2014




Time fucking flies.

Embrace the chaos.
Go with the flow.
just be you.

Whether it's your baby's first days on earth or the insanity of screaming, running, barefoot toddlerhood, or the aloofness of pre-teendom, the independence of young adulthood, or the absolute bliss of finding your soulmate, I want to capture it all for you.

All of the squeezing hugs, the fingers running through hair, the "Holy shit, I love you so much" look that you get it in your eyes when you hold your kids.

Your memories deserve more than just "stop and smile" photos. 

Your memories deserve real, honest, chaos and emotion—captured so you can, not only see it, but FEEL that time in your life again each time you look at your photos. I want you to see how incredibly beautiful your family is just exactly as they are. 

LET'S be real...

meet cherish

Don't worry, I HATE
having my photo taken too!


I try to make every session as easy, fun, and comfortable as possible. I've been told time and time again by clients that they ended up having so much fun, that they forgot we were even taking photos. THAT is when the magic happens.

I am crazy passionate about what I do. After almost dying at 31, I have dedicated my life to being the best, happiest, kindest me I can be. 

I see each day as a gift, and I want to spend those days documenting this real, beautiful life for myself and my clients. 

The best family photographer in Washington State

"Cherish was incredible. From making us feel at ease on our wedding day, to her level of professionalism (and silliness with the babies in the family)... she is hands down a master of her field."



"Not only were her photographs BEAUTIFUL, but she also helped us construct a realistic wedding day timeline and kept us on track with the photos we wanted. I cannot recommend her enough. She is worth any amount." 



"I love all the little sweet moments that Cherish captures that other photographers probably wouldn’t even think to get. She really made the shoot comfortable and easy for us all while really being creative on getting great pictures of the family."



I want you to look at your photos and FEEL the love in them. To see the sparkle in your own eyes when you look at your babies or your partner. Time absolutely FLIES and being able to document timeless, beautiful memories that will truly last forever is such a rad gift that I'm honored to give you. 

You deserve to see the love you feel every day captured as beautiful, timeless art.

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