Remember those family reunion portraits I took over Memorial Day weekend? (blog post HERE) Jonathan is one of Jill’s siblings and he and his wife Sarah requested a few quick couple portraits after the other photos were done and I couldn’t refuse.  Making time for couple portraits is a huge priority for me! I believe […]

When my friend Jill told me that her entire family would be in town for Memorial Day weekend and would be attending our church that Sunday, I offered to take a family photo for them after the service.  I was so delighted that she took me up on my offer!  Far from being the rainy […]

So, here’s the thing.  Getting people all dressed up and taking pretty pictures in a pretty place is all well and good.  But my favorite photos are always when people are in their favorite place with their favorite people.  So it is with the Nankeys.  This is part two of their family session and we […]

If you had told me 7 years ago that I would meet a guy, get married, and end up with 3 beautiful nieces and a handsome nephew by 2017, I would have laughed at you.  And here we are!  I got to shoot the first part of my sister-in-law’s family session the other night and […]

My friend Rebecca had a brilliant idea a couple of years ago when she asked me to take both posed and candid photos at one of each of her son’s little league games!  This year she asked me to do it again, and together I think we’ve come up with a fun new type of session that I’m […]

Newborn sessions are so special but they’re extra special when the session is of first time parents!! Brittany and Aaron met in college and have been married for about 3 years now.  Brian and I met them a couple of years ago when they first started attending our church and were pretty excited when they got […]

Spring makes me so happy!  I love the freshness and color that is just everywhere! For this mini session, I met Beth and Noah by the Yahara River Sunday afternoon.  The light was golden and lovely and there were so many awesome spots at a single location! We opted for this spot of shade on […]

Mother’s Day is swiftly approaching and I’m currently scrambling to come up with gifts for my moms like the oh so thoughtful daughter I am!!! 😉  So here’s a few quick Mother’s Day gift ideas to hopefully help you with the process if you’re in the same boat! Please note that the products and/or services mentioned […]

Meet Zoe and her dog, Mia.  They’ve been together for 15 years – since Mia was 6 weeks old!  Zoe contacted me to get some images of them together before Zoe leaves for Brazil to pursue awesome opportunities in the rainforest! She’s about to graduate college (congrats girl!) and is going to be pursuing her […]

Multigenerational family sessions are near and dear to my heart, possibly because I live half way across the country from my parents and sister, so I know how precious it is when a family is all together again! Easter was the reason for this family reunion and it was an honor to be able to […]