Monthly Archives: November 2017

It’s hardly feeling like Fall anymore with how cold it’s been. Understandably, it’s later November, but it seems like the past few years we’ve had pretty mild Fall seasons. That doesn’t slow us down any because it’s all about those fall colors. Cold, warm, we go for it. With the exception of brutally cold, then…

With how much I’ve traveled for sessions, the one area I’ve not been to very often is western Illinois. In fact, I’ve done more sessions in Dallas, Texas than I have western Illinois (minus the St. Louis metro area)! However, I wouldn’t mind doing more along the Illinois border, holy cow there are some amazing picture…

I’ve been looking forward to this session for some months now. I absolutely love when we are given the opportunity to photograph a couple’s wedding, and then later down the road, give the opportunity to come back and photograph the next chapter in their life. We shot Amy and Jaron’s wedding last year, and when…

Anytime that we have the opportunity to continue to work with people, it’s seriously the best feeling when it comes to being a business owner. To know that the pictures we took are not only cherished enough for them to come back but that they enjoyed working with us that much as well, it’s definitely…

I recently purchased some colored smoke bombs with a vision of using them during senior pictures. This was all a part of trying new things this year. Earlier we used colored powder, tried some new editing styles, this time it was smoke. I love pushing myself and trying new things. Sometimes it doesn’t work out,…

After meeting with Laura and Jeremy and learning about their film background I was pretty excited to work with them! Not only because we had some shared interests, but because they were planning their wedding around the optimal time for outdoor pictures! This never happens, unless of course, it’s a photographer getting married. Known as…

Weddings where this is a chance of rain, we always try to get what we can prior to the ceremony so not to push our luck with the weather. On Ashley and Derek’s wedding day, the weather was saying rain during the couple of hours we had for outdoor pictures between the ceremony and reception….

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