the blog.

Apr 20, 2019

My aunt brought my grandmother to the city last week to meet her newest great-grandchild, Nora. Here are some of my favorites of my aunt, nieces, grandmother, sister, and brother-in-law (I need to get the parents in the photos next time!) I love the juxtaposition of city and nature in the photo of Ellie, Nora’s […]

Apr 18, 2019

Three years ago, Jaime asked me to capture their firstborn in her first month. They’ve just had a little boy, and so I had the privilege of seeing their daughter, three years later, and their baby boy, who looks just like his older sister. Sessions with an older sibling and a newborn are some of […]

Mar 15, 2019

This sweet family goes to my church, but I hadn’t met them before our session. I love when families invite me in to just be with them for a few hours, without an agenda or pressure to get perfect photos … because the imperfect, in-between photos capture true personalities and love between family members.

Nov 22, 2017

One of my dearest friends, Emily, got married a month ago to the man of her dreams. Emily is one of the most thoughtful, sweetest people I know, and I’ve been so lucky to have her in my life since college. I was a bridesmaid, so the photos are a bit sporadic, but I grabbed […]

Nov 20, 2017

Last month, I visited my cousin Susan to meet her newest addition, sweet Baby J. We spent the morning running around with the older kids, sneaking quiet moments of cuddling, and eating around the table catching up.  Susan is awesome. She’s an amazing, kind, thoughtful mom. It’s clear that the kids adore her, and that […]

Oct 19, 2017

Y’all. My baby brother is getting OLD. This guy is one of the hardest-working people I know, from high school wrestling championships, to spending long hours on the road as Jon Pardi’s assistant tour manager, to getting into med school.  My other brother, Conrad, and I flew down to Florida to spend the weekend with […]