Zoe Arnesen

I have been passionate about capturing memories my whole life: from endless diaries as a kid, to always having a camera with me in high school and being dubbed the “mom of the group” that always took photos. Having all of these memories preserved is something I cherish.   

Professional studio portraiture celebrates you and your family. Images of your family in your home will bring to life the love you share and the adventures you have together. When you walk by your family photos, you will be reminded of the joy and love you have for the ones who are your everything. 

I love that heirloom photographs preserve a fleeting moment; something so special it'll be a precious memory tomorrow.  It is truly an honor to document some of the most special and sweet times in your life, and I look forward to getting the opportunity to document your family. 

I appreciate you for you. All are welcome here :) 
I am body-positive, LGBTQIA-friendly, and gender-affirming.  

Portland, Oregon Newborn & Family Photographer

Hello, I'm ZOE.

am so excited you're here! I'm Zoe, the one behind the lens. You can find me playing with my sweet toddler, tending to my plants, laughing with my amazing husband, scratching my dog's belly, and drinking matcha lattes like they're going out of style. And soon, traveling everywhere to make up for lost time!


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My Core Values

Kindness wins.
Creativity fuels the soul.
Make life joyful.
Choose gratitude.
Memories matter.
Treasure your life's story.
Stay flexible.
Be passionate and determined.
Celebrate individuality.
You are important & belong here.
Never give up on your dreams.

A snapshot into my life

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> Married 12 years
> Mama to the sweetest 3-year-old imaginable
> Hold multiple degrees, including ones in Social Work and American Sign Language
> Obessed with collecting the best photogaphy gear
> Plant-based since Y2K
> Matcha lattes are my love language

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