Tis the season!

Tis the season!

As Christmas 2015 approaches, I’ve been happily taking pictures of families all around Chicago-land for their yearly  holiday cards. I know how fun it is to have a big reveal, so I try to wait til the cards have all been mailed before posting pictures from these sessions. There were SO many sessions this year […]

Happy faces on a cold day for a sweet new baby.

Posted on Dec 9, 2015 in Children, Family, Portrait Session | No Comments
Happy faces on a cold day for a sweet new baby.

In the busyness of holiday photo sessions, I’m so glad there was opportunity to photograph this wonderful family and their newest addition. It’s easy to take pictures of people who clearly love each other so much! We stayed indoors because of the blistery temperatures but light was kind and our time together was fruitful. Enjoy this […]

Shanka and Brian Pettis: Headshots

Posted on Sep 18, 2015 in Portrait Session | No Comments
Shanka and Brian Pettis: Headshots

Shanka and Brian are loving spouses, doting parents, and extremely talented artists in the musical sphere (…and they’re also straight up awesome). Here are a few picture from the headshot session we did together recently, it’s always a blast working with these two!

Little man greets the world!

Posted on Aug 20, 2015 in Children, Family, Portrait Session | No Comments
Little man greets the world!

Newborns almost never “cooperate” during their first photo session outside the womb… or in almost any other tradition sense of the word. But that’s precisely why I love to photograph them being themselves! From time to time we roll them up into baskets or other babies-don’t-do-that poses… but my very favorite pictures are always of those […]

Merry & Sheridan {Chicago, IL Wedding}

Posted on Aug 20, 2015 in City of Chicago, Weddings | No Comments
Merry & Sheridan {Chicago, IL Wedding}

Of all the weddings I’ve had the privilege to photograph, I’ve never met a couple that carried their love for one another so visibly on their faces as Merry and Sheridan. Almost every passing glance led to happy tears and every kiss turned to ten more. Promontory Point was the perfect backdrop for this summer […]