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the newman family. kelsey asked me almost 8 years ago to take their engagement photos after i had taken my first photography class and it was then i fell in love with being behind the camera and taking portraits of people. i remember staying up all night after she asked, googling tips and tricks and advice for taking engagement photos. since then, i have refined what works for me and look forward to continuing to grow as an artist. i am forever thankful that the newmans continue to support my journey and allow me into their most important moments. 


January 5, 2018

at home family newborn session in portland, oregon

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i was slow to get this session to the blog after my computer crashed and now that i am finally putting this post together my heart truly aches because kate and paul had to say goodbye to their very loved cody after a long, hard-fought battle with cancer. he actually began his second round of […]


November 19, 2017

bay area engagement session with cody the bernese mountain dog

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if you’re here,¬†you likely saw my instagram announcement that jessica fredericks photography is no longer just a side hustle but it’s now my everyday gig and i couldn’t be more excited (and slightly terrified, honestly)! photography has always been an interest of mine, starting with my canon point-and-shoot in college… there were very few parties/events […]


October 10, 2017

jessica fredericks photography, officially