Family Portraits in Hyalite Canyon with the Rigard Family

I had the pleasure of joining the Rigard Family for some long overdue family portraits at Hyalite Canyon near Bozeman, Montana. Jen and Ryan have been friends of mine for years and I was honored when they hired me to photograph their family. We explored the areas around the reservoir and played around in the evening sun light. I was really pleased with how they turned out. Here are some of my favorites from the day.

Greener Family Reunion Portraits in Missoula Montana

The Greener clan has been spread out over the last couple of years and we only manage to see each other once a year. So when the opportunity to meet up last week in Missoula with my siblings, their families, my parents and grandma, naturally I wanted to bring my camera to document the rare family gathering.

Bob and Sydney Family Summer Portraits in Livingston, Montana

Earlier this summer in between all of my weddings, I made some family portraits of family friends Bob and Sydney and their sons at their grandparent’s beautiful horse property in Livingston, Montana

Aaron & Beth Family Portraits in Bozeman, Montana

Southwest Montana had an exceptionally long stretch of Fall colors this past season. I was fortunate enough to be able to get out to photograph all of it’s grandeur with a few late season weddings and a couple family portrait sessions like these of my friend Beth and her family.

Family Portraits of Chris and Molly at the Rockin TJ Ranch outside of Bozeman, Montana

Happy New Year folks! I don’t shoot many family portraits due to being so busy with the newspaper or weddings, but every once in a while an opportunity presents itself. My close friends from college Chris and Molly called me up over the holidays and asked if I would make some portraits of their family and of their new son …