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 I’m all about preserving those moments that tell your story.

Whether it’s four feet ankle-deep in mud, tenderly clasped hands, a happy tear cascading over a cheek, a hair-back laugh or a sun-drenched kiss,

The ones that move you. Bind you. Bring you together and keep you together long after the memory fades.

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A picture might be worth a thousand words, but Lydia and Kaleb’s engagement photos are priceless! From dancing on the cobblestone streets of the Champaign Historic District to snuggling in close under a perfect autumn sunset, this engagement shoot was full of romantic moments that embody this couple’s love story. Lydia and Kaleb met through […]

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Fun couples make for fun engagement sessions! It was such a blast to meet Kedryn and Jordan and take their engagement photos in Chicago. With such vibrant personalities, these two know how to have a good time. Their constant smiles and laughter made for incredible personal and candid photos! Kedryn and Jordan met while playing […]

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Who doesn’t love a romantic Chicago engagement session? Meeting up with Jenny and John in the city to shoot their engagement photos was a blast! They have such an undeniable connection, and their engagement photos made it look as if they had just waltzed right out of a story book. Jenny and John met through […]

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From high school sweethearts to “I do”! Teagan and Michael have been together over eight years and finally decided it was time to tie the knot. So, obviously, they had to do a fun engagement shoot to capture their cute moments, romantic glances, and all-around fun personalities! The couple chose to Indiana University campus, where […]

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It’s difficult to think of anything more romantic than a spring Chicago engagement session! And that is exactly what we did for this wonderful couple. It was a great session, full of lots of smiles, loving glances, and pure joy! Nicki and Kyle look into one another’s eyes as though they’ve known each other their […]

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Engagement marks the end of a whirlwind dating experience and the beginning of an eternal love story. While they might be past the dating stage, Bailie and Logan are just beginning to embark on the next adventure in their epic love story. Their beautiful engagement session in Allerton Park was a magical way to capture […]

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”Two souls with but a single thought, two hearts that beat as one.” -Friedrich Halm The other day, I joined two beautiful souls to celebrate their loving hearts that beat as one! During Paige and Brian’s urban engagement session, we spent the time capturing their unique love story. From romantic moments, bright smiles, sweet kisses, […]

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One of my favorite quotes about distance is “ Absence is to love as wind is to fire; it extinguishes the small and kindles the great” by Roger de Bussy-Rabutin; this is very fitting for Shannon and Connor. The couple met in high school but after experiencing long distance during college; and even longer distance […]

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