New School Year

New School Year

First day of the new school year: I remember hearing it all the time before I became a mother, and didn’t understand it until I was one. “I blinked.” It’s so true. It feels like just yesterday that I was counting my little babies’ toes...
Self Love

Self Love

A few simple steps towards self love: Can you remember the last time that you told yourself that you were proud of the work you put out, that you like the way you look, that you’re enough? We don’t tell ourselves these things as often as we should. Truth...
Photographer’s Anxiety

Photographer’s Anxiety

Photographer’s anxiety and how to deal with it: A few months ago I made the decision to stray away from solely landscape and astrophotography, and to start doing more portrait sessions. Why? Because it terrifies me. I remember reading that if something scares...
Senior Session

Senior Session

Now Offering Senior Sessions: There’s been a lot going on in my life lately. I’ve graduated with my Bachelor’s degree in Science in Communication, spent two weeks with my family from Illinois, and have since been on the hunt for a job. We also spent...
Creative Composition

Creative Composition

How to Do a Creative Composition: I’ve really come to love Photoshop over the last year or so. Don’t get me wrong, I still love Lightroom for its ability to handle mass amounts of photos at once, but Photoshop is a beast of its own. I decided to put it to...