I have a confession to make: I rarely, if ever, bring my camera anywhere. Like the car mechanic that doesn’t travel with jumper cables, my camera gets left at home, especially after a full, mentally-exhausting week of sessions. Yet, when I do bring it along, I absolutely love the results and cherished the memories captured. This […]


The Motherhood Collective is a year long project by a group of like-minded photographers capturing real moments and precious images of ourselves with our children.  Together, we are embarking on a year long personal project, encouraging each other to step outside of our comfort zone, lay aside our need for technical perfection, ignore those stubborn extra pounds on our waistlines, […]


  • Bethany Mattioli - May 26, 2015 - 4:05 pm

    These are amazing, Megan..what a great location!ReplyCancel

  • Megan Marlene Photography - May 26, 2015 - 4:49 pm

    I am so in love, Bethany! I already did a family session there this past weekend and the results are amazing. Best part? No chance ever of anyone mowing it down. ;)ReplyCancel

  • Kasia Kochanowska - May 26, 2015 - 4:58 pm

    oh wow, what beautiful moments captured!ReplyCancel

  • Crystal Banting - May 26, 2015 - 5:03 pm

    Very nice spot, these images are beautiful!ReplyCancel

  • […] for more mamas getting in the photographs with their children, starting with Alaska photographer, Megan Marlene. […]ReplyCancel

  • Rebecca Wells Penny - May 26, 2015 - 9:21 pm

    Megan, these are so beautiful. You have such a darling family and you can tell the adore being with their mommy. Sweet moments they will cherish forever. And the location…amazing and dreamy!ReplyCancel

  • Jasmine Lopez - May 27, 2015 - 6:08 pm

    These are adorable!! I love every single one. Such a great backdrop too. :)ReplyCancel

The M family returned for a visit over Memorial Day weekend and wanted to forever commemorate the state that had captured their hearts. Choosing a location that offered beautiful, unhindered mountain views, glacier-fed rivers, and wide open spaces, we gave them a little bit of Alaska to keep for the rest of their lives.