Category Archives: Engagement

When I pulled into the driveway of the location my gps had led me to for Kate and Owen’s engagement session, I was first greeted by a flock of chickens. They roamed near my car while I pulled the camera gear from my backseat; as I put the first lens on one of my camera bodies, […]

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Juliana and Will met while they were both nursing students at Methodist College in Peoria, which also happens to be one of the colleges wherein I used to teach English. Once we started chatting during their engagement session, we soon realized I had been roaming the (albeit limited) halls of MC during the same years […]

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When I asked Ally and Mike how they first met, they explained that they had worked at the same school. “I actually didn’t like him at first.” Ally laughed as she said this, but also maintained an air of matter-of-factness within the statement. And I love this not only because of the way they met, […]

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If asked, my friends and family would likely tell you that I am a big proponent of online dating and dating apps – it’s how many of my closest friends have met their now spouses and significant others, and it’s also the route I’ve used often when personally dating. So when Elise and Michael first […]

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Srilaya and Matt booked this session with me within a month of their upcoming wedding date – while they knew they’d eventually have plenty of new photographs of the two of them from their big day in May, they wanted to do a session that included their pup, Duchess. As both the session and their […]

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