“Photography is a way of feeling, of touching, of loving. What you have caught on film is captured forever… It remembers little things, long after you have forgotten everything.” – Aaron Siskind

“A thing that you see in my pictures is that I was not afraid to fall in love with these people.” — Annie Leibovitz

About Me

Hi, I'm Amanda! I dig moody vibes, organic pops of color, and using nature as my backdrop. My #1 goal is to make you feel comfortable in front of the camera. I hope you walk away from our session feeling like you just made a new friend. 😊

I believe love is love, black lives matter, and everyone deserves to be treated with kindness and respect.

In my free time, I enjoy running, baking, brushing up on my Mandarin, and exploring the Bay Area with my husband and our daughter, Lily.

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“The best thing about a picture is that it never changes, even when the people in it do.” — Andy Warhol


Amanda is not only an amazing person, but an excellent photographer as well. She is the first person I considered to have take my college graduation photos, and she did not disappoint. To say I loved my pictures is an understatement. My family and friends loved them as well, and I was constantly asked who my photographer was. I’m so thankful to her for capturing these moments. I know I will look back on them to remember this significant time during my life.

Kailee // Seattle, WA

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“To me, photography is an art of observation. It’s about finding something interesting in an ordinary place… I’ve found it has little to do with the things you see and everything to do with the way you see them.” — Elliott Erwitt

Find me on Instagram @shutterpinephotography

Interested in a session or want to learn more about what my packages include? Please send me a message using the contact form below. I can't wait to hear from you!

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