About one month ago I had the privilege of capturing special moments for the Struckmeyer family. On a crisp late winter day I met them at their home to photograph some photos of their new family of four. Right away I could tell they were going to be a fun family to work with.Read More
Imagine if you will, you’re 36 weeks pregnant and you and your toddler have been sick all weekend with the flu. It’s Sunday night and you are finally starting to feel like yourself again. You crawl into bed hearing the wind and rain pound on your windows. While laying in bed you think, ‘man this would be the worst time to go into labor’… then…your water breaks. And just a short 2.5 hours later you meet your healthy baby girl. Yeah you read that right….2.5 hours!Read More
It’s January and it is cold….really cold. We’re talking freeze-your-nose hairs cold. So I thought on this cold winter day we would look back to a coolish day. Last November on a brisk Minneapolis fall day I had the privilege of taking photos of an extra special family.Read More
There is no denying when you look out the windows that fall is in full swing. But let’s take a break from the fall colors and give our eyes treat with a beautiful late summer maternity session.
I met Gina, John and their two children William and Everly at the Chicago Botanic Garden on a picture perfect early September evening.
Photographing two children under four can be a challenge but doesn’t need to be. We ran, we played and we captured this family’s true personalities.Read More
You know the kind of wind that sprays water off the lake and requires you to shout to hear your own voice? That was what we had the day of Tim and Suzie’s family session. This wind made for a whimsical session and allowed for some really fun photos capturing their daughter Sydney’s free spirit. Who needs a wind machine when your session takes place on the lake front?Read More
The most common question I hear from friends and clients ahead of a family photo session is, “what should we wear?” I want to share with you the 5 biggest style mistakes people make and how to avoid them (oh and have some fun with it!)Read More