Don't Wait for the Perfect Moment ~ Take the Picture

May 13, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
Many years ago (gosh I don’t like to think about how long ago that really was!) I brought my “nice” camera to my cousin’s wedding. I wasn’t working as a photographer and I didn’t even know how to fully work that camera. But I liked taking pictures and it had been a long time since our family got dressed up for a special occasion. I took some snaps...
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R Family | Lake Villa IL Family Portraits

April 07, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
I met this family and little baby C about 9 months prior to this photo session. Mom had contacted me to set up an extended family portrait session. We had nearly 20 people in those images - blended families and kids of all ages! We met in the early spring and completed those portraits. They were quick (it was cold!) but think of wedding day family...
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G Family | Ingleside IL Family Portraits

March 31, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
This momma and I go way back... I mean like, grade school way back! Although we don't spend nearly as much time together as we used to, it so refreshing when you get together with old friends and things pick back up as though no time had passed by! Anyway, we schedule for a beautiful evening session and got together just as the sun was setting. Th...
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J Newborn Pictures | Genoa City WI Baby Photographer

March 11, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
Most photographers recommend newborns be photographed within 7-10 days old. This is because babies change so quickly and lose their newborn features after about two weeks of age. Remember how your newborn would always leave their legs all curled up underneath them and how they would yawn and stretch and wiggle those toes? Yeah - those are the detai...
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