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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.

We are right in the heat of senior portrait season for the class of 2015 and before we officially kick off the 2014-2015 school year (in like a month… AHHH) I wanted to let the class of 2014 have a little more time in the spotlight. To start with, here’s Amber (Mt. Zion High School […]

Today I read a great article by Seth Godin talking about the ‘theft’ of ideas… You can read it here: http://ideas.ted.com/2014/02/03/the-big-mistake-we-all-make-about-ideas/ In my industry I see this all the time. People get hurt/bitter/mad/etc (‘butthurt’ as my husband and other workaholics fans would call it) when another photographer ‘steals’ their signature pose, lighting style, location… but […]