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When you want to capture life’s best moments…begin with One Wish.

One Wish Photography is a premier maternity, newborn and family photographer.

Photographing young babies can be challenging but she made us laugh and smile, catching the perfect expressions on my little girl’s face, that I will now be able to cherish forever!
– Kaylee Simenstad

I have never felt more beautiful… I’m not one who tends to stand in front of a camera, and felt very awkward when I got there; that feeling was soon diminished though, by Valerie’s happy, easy-going attitude.
– Eliana Munden


Lifestyle / Outdoor Portraiture / Studio

pregnant woman ltanding on a hill looking at Mount Rainier behind her, One Wish Photography, Maternity


newborn boy with gray hat laying in metal egg bucket with a blue blanket, One Wish Photography, Newborn


girl in mermaid print dress in a field of green grass with woods behind her, One Wish Photography, Children


mother and infant daughter in a park, One Wish Photography, Family


Choose gowns from our amazing maternity and little girl Client Closet! Newborn props are hand selected with your baby’s comfort and safety in mind.  I carefully choose elegant, timeless pieces made from the finest materials.

How will you remember today?

Are you having a baby? Is your child about to celebrate their 1st birthday? Do you wonder where the time went when you look at your children? Has it been years since you had a family portraits done? I can help you capture the joy and beauty in your life so you and your family can remember today…Forever.

I’m Valerie, the photographer behind One Wish Photography.  I create elegant, timeless images.  Although my work is done mostly outdoors, I also do studio work in either my home or yours. Whether you want formal portraits, something more casual, or lifestyle photography at your home, I am the photographer for you!

COVID-19 UPDATE: I am ready with hand sanitizer and mask. I can photograph you and your loved ones from a distance. Let’s talk about what you are comfortable with and the additional precautions you want me to take.

Don’t wait for tomorrow to remember today.

One Wish Photography, premier custom maternity, newborn and family photographer, is based in Renton, Washington. I work within the greater Puget Sound area. I am a proud member of both Professional Photographers of America and Master Photographers International.

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Expertise award 2021
Ana Brandt baby clinic certification