Hello! We are Jim and Ravyn Stadick. Welcome to our little home on the internet. First things first, Jim is like Jim … or Gym, you get it, right? Ravyn is like the bird. Stadick is like electricity. Yes, those are our real names. Together, we are a husband + wife photography team who love what we do and love our super fun, awesome, amazing clients even more. We are based in Portland, Oregon, and our hearts sing big time when we travel.
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Watching your friends become husband and wife means more than we can explain.
Ryan & Meghan’s wedding day felt familiar … familiar with faces of friends we know by knowing them. It was comfortable … like exactly what the beginning of their married life should be. It was full of love …
This is the story of the day when Ryan & Meghan said I do …
When I get the call, my heart starts racing … I’ll be witnessing a new life that day.
When Dan & Courtney called, it was peaceful. She was progressing at home … anticipating the moment that their new baby would be born. A few hours later, they arrived at the hospital just in time. A reminder that birth is natural, and doesn’t happen on anyone’s schedule … something they had a laugh about later (he was almost a ‘you-were-born-in-the-car’ baby).
It was the moment he was born in that sunny room. It was the moment they became a family of four. It was the moment their first-born, Arlo, met his little brother for the first time. It was the moment when everything settled & they sat together and held their new baby.
These are the reasons I love documenting birth.
This is the story of the day Dan & Courtney welcomed baby Eliot into the world …