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I'm Catherine Crane, an Equine and Senior Portrait Photographer based in the Columbia River Gorge. Grab a cup of coffee or glass of wine and enjoy viewing my latest work, browsing resources for photographers & equestrians, and getting a peek into my life! Read more...



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Cadie and CW are so adorable together! I had so much fun making these photos for them and they were so cute and cuddly the whole session. CW was constantly making Cadie laugh and you can just tell how happy they make each other by being around them! They wanted to get a few Christmas […]

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Haley and Mason were such a fun couple to work with! Haley contacted me wanting to get some pictures of her and her husband, and being new to the area, asked for advice on locations. After giving her a few options, she chose the barn! That has been a popular spot lately 🙂 and for […]

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You might recognize Jordan, Chad and their sweet dog, Cooper, from their holiday mini session where they announced that they were expecting. It seems like that was only a couple of months ago but they will be welcoming their little girl, Lena Vaughn, into the world in just about a month! I was so honored when they asked […]

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I’m so excited to have another one of my cousins on the blog with an engagement session!! Kaitlin & Josh both work in the utility industry and met back in late 2011 on a job site in Norfolk. She thought he was cute, he thought she was pretty…and the rest is history. They have been together for four years […]

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Jordan & Chad are one of the cutest couples I know, throw in their little Yorkie, Cooper, and the adorable levels are off the charts! They are each other’s best friends and have been married for 4 years. I met them when they moved into our court a few years ago and Justin and I have loved […]

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Returning to the blog are the Coulards! I know you recognize them by now! I have done several sessions for them including Nichole’s first maternity session back in 2013, Kennedy’s newborn session, a family session before Todd’s most recent deployment, a homecoming session when Todd came back from deployment, a gender reveal announcing the sex of […]

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I was so excited and honored to be able to capture the proposal of our two good friends, Chris and Mandy this past weekend! Chris has been a close friend of Justin and I for a long time! When he introduced us to Mandy we instantly loved her! It has only been a few months […]

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For my first official photography session I met Nichole and Todd after work one day just in time to get some great maternity pictures before the sun went down. We had perfect weather for it and got some great shots! Nichole definitely made my job easy! Check back in a few months for Miss Kennedy […]

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