Glam Night ~ Libertyville, IL ~ Event Photographer

October 11, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
October kicks off breast cancer awareness month and what better way to celebrate than a fundraiser "Glam" night! Is there a better way to pamper those with cancer (and their closest friends and family) with hair, makeup, crafts and not to mention the food and drinks! The rest of the photos can be found here: Little Lake County Glam Night Octob...
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Fall Portraits

October 02, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Welcome to October 2017! The weather is very fall-like... 95 degrees and sunny one day, 65 and cloudy the next! Fall portraits are well underway and these temperatures have been beautiful for pictures. As long as it stays dry (which is has - we are in a bit of a drought) we can create some amazing portraits no matter what the temperature. Looking...
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Recreating Family Photos ~ G Family ~ Libertyville, IL

September 21, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
You know those posts you've seen on Facebook where grown children recreate their childhood photos - same crazy clothes and all? I've always wanted to do that, but with 5 children in my family, it's going to take a lot of coordination! As a photographer, it's the greatest compliment when I hear a family say that my photos have been on their walls si...
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Put your best face forward!

September 18, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
You guys - it's picture day at school today! Even I get so nervous to be in front of the camera from time to time!! And of course my children were up having a party at 3am so I'm exhausted and overslept this morning. But not to worry - I'll only have this photo on my school ID and lanyard to haunt me for the rest of the school year! This reminds m...
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Best time of day to take photos!

July 11, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Ever wonder when is the best time of day to take photos? As photographers, we love the "golden hour," as the hour before the sun sets provides some beautiful lighting. But for those of us with little kids, that hour before sunset is also known as the "witching hour" as our kids are just nuts! No matter how well behaved your kids might be, attempt...
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