I like stories, I want to write but instead I take a lot of pictures. Â Someday I’ll do both but for now I’m intent on remembering that capturingÂ moments in time, walks, talks, journeys or just cooling off my feet in the lake after the hottest wedding we’veÂ ever worked, are stories worth telling. Â No crowd pleasing […]
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You can’t schedule the peonies, they are either on or they are off and for Cait and Ryan’s engagement session they were on, we probably made it for their last hurrah and what a hurrah it was! Â Not only were the gardens amazing but the whole of the Arb was lit up with the prettiest […]
I don’t often call my clients liars, we’ll stick with misinformed. Â Caitlin and Rick were truly misinformed when they told me that they didn’t photograph well. Â Too awkward they said. Â Well they were so wrong. Â We walked the loop in Lincoln Park on the first beautiful day in Chi Town, half the graduating prom students […]
It is always amazing when connections are made and hearts are shared and it is an honor to be trusted by such wonderful, unique, beautiful people to capture them being who they are and in love. Â Thank you Lauren and Corey for letting me celebrate your engagement with you!
Stephanie and Henry had to postpone their wedding a year because of Henry’s service to our country. Â A almost three year engagement can be tough on anyone but these two shone with love and were ready when the day finally arrived! Â Everything cooperated, from the flowering trees and the beautiful blue skies. Â After the ceremony […]
So it’s Sean and my anniversary over 22 years this weekend (observed). Â This year the whole family is getting together to have dinner and celebrate and that’s new, we haven’t done much on our anniversary’s … hang out, note how lucky we are, get dinner. Â So I’ve been thinking about it a bit. Â How amazing […]