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    Thanks for stopping by the blog! Here you'll find many of my recent sessions and get a glimpse at the work I produce for my amazing clients. If you'd like to experience our Portrait Experience first hand give me a call and we'll invite you in to design your very own session. We are based out of Central Illinois (Decatur) but serve the entire mid-west with destination services available world-wide.

Ok I have to say I’m a little bit jealous of Mia & Tristin’s prom portraits. Believe it or not, my husband and I started dating in high school and went to at least a half dozen dances together including two proms and I SO wish that having a prom session was a thing back […]

Guys!!! I get to make friends with a brand new Miller!! After photographing this beautiful family for years I’m so excited for them to have welcomed a brand new perfect little boy to the mix. He is so loved and with these two older siblings he’s super well looked after. Ellie was my own personal […]

I have such a soft spot in my heart (and a HUGE burst of gratitude) for the families that have been with me for years. I’m thrilled to say that I’ve been working with Myra since before this little lady existed! It’s been a treat to watch her grow (check out her first birthday session […]

Seniors often change SO much over the course of their senior year. I love it with our senior models who have sessions sprinkled throughout the year we really get to watch them make the transition from childhood into young adults. But even without those sessions we have the option to schedule spring sessions to finish […]