Creating photographs that tell a unique story about products, places, people, and the passion that drives them.
Hello! I'm Carly, a food and lifestyle photographer in Portland, Oregon. My story is a winding one that took me across nations and oceans, through journalism, brand strategy, and visual communication. Along the way, my camera became my tool of choice to create and capture moments of beauty, creativity, and wonder in our wild world.
After living in Rome, Seoul, and Amsterdam, I returned home to Portland, Oregon with my little family and founded my photography business. I collaborate with creatives across the food and design industries in Portland, Amsterdam, and beyond.
My work has been published online and in print in a variety of publications, including Bon Appétit, Food & Wine, Sunset, LA Times, Kinfolk, Imbibe, Martha Stewart, Portland Monthly, Thrillist, USA Today, Pure Green Magazine, Life & Thyme, 1859 Magazine, The Oregonian, Food Republic, and more.
Client list: Portland Sangria, Tony's Chocolonely, SE Wine Collective, Kachka, Tillamook, Bob's Red Mill, Dame, The Wonderful Company, Finex, Feast Portland, Bull in China, Ataula, Chesa, 180, Sunshine Dairy, Bull Run Distillery, Little Collins Amsterdam, Steven Smith Teamakers, Salt & Straw, Studio A+, Frozz Amsterdam, Cascade Farm, and Vía Raíz.
Photo by Linnea Paulina