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Bohemian Bridal Inspiration at Ellis Equestrian Center // Featured on Wedding Guide Chicago

These images were recently featured on the blog for Wedding Guide Chicago. Special thanks to the vendors who made this shoot

Second Shooter Diaries, Part II: Distillery Details

I’ve started my first real series on the blog, and while I don’t get a chance to post as much as I would like, a few posts here

Makayla and Aaron: Sterling, Illinois Barn Wedding Photography

The first time I met Makayla, I was in high school and she was my sister’s friend at our (tiny) Christian school in rural Illinois. I

Introducing Abigail Reese

Hello, blog world. I’m so excited to officially introduce to all of you our newest addition, Abigail Reese, who was born on April 30,

Kristy and Alan // Chicago, Illinois Wedding Photography

I’m so excited to share photos from this gorgeous, light and love filled wedding that happened this past March in Chicago, Illinois.


My twenties are going by quickly. I changed career paths, earned a graduate degree, traveled a ton, and opened my own business. I was a

10 Tips for Taking Better Photos of Toddlers (or, how to accomplish the impossible)

I think it’s pretty safe to say that getting a great photo of a toddler is about as hard as walking a greased tightrope during a

Visiting the Bahamas: All Play & Some Work, + Some Atlantis Resort Travel Tips

Last week, the hubs and I darted off to Nassau for a few days for a little mini babymoon at the Atlantis Resort and because I had the

Kaisa & Ian: A Romantic Downtown Chicago Wedding

Where do I even start with this gorgeous wedding?! From the backdrop of downtown Chicago in the fall (one of the best times to visit

Featured: Getting Comfortable in Front of the Camera – A Morton Arboretum Styled Session

If posing for the camera sounds about as comfortable to you as a trip to the dentist, you’re not alone. It’s safe to say that most of us –

Ashley & Corey: Ellis House & Equestrian Center Wedding – Naperville, Illinois Wedding Photography

Ashley and Corey said their vows at the beautiful Ellis House and Equestrian Center, located just outside of Naperville, Illinois. From the

Second Shooter Diaries, Part I: Wedding Photography from the Backseat

Recently, I’ve gotten a few emails and Facebook messages asking me (me? say what?) for advice on how to get started photographing