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My personal and professional manifesto: I believe

One thing I absolutely love ​about the photography community is the willingness of others to share and help each other improve, not only professionally, but personally as well. There are dozens of photographers I have come across on my ongoing journey of self-improvement and learning, and I feel so incredibly blessed to have found several who are worth […]

August 15, 2017


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The biggest mistake I’ve made in my business so far

For sometime now, I’ve been seriously contemplating changing the name of my business. I’ve gone back and forth about the possible problems, benefits, opportunities and challenges that rebranding may lead to, and after months of internal debate, I’ve decided it’s time. Time not simply for a name change, but time to invest. Not the big-bucks, […]

August 6, 2017


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Kailey’s Senior Pictures, Day 2 | Marquette, Michigan

After completing her first senior picture shoot with me several weeks back, Kailey and her mom decided they wanted to add another location – one that was near and dear to their hearts. On the morning of our shoot, I was worried we would have to reschedule due to the rainy skies that hung over the day. […]

August 25, 2016


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Nautical Nursery

As we’re (not so) patiently awaiting the arrival of our first son in June, I had a spare moment to capture some photos of his nursery that I have been diligently working on. Stay tuned for some maternity photos in this setting in the coming weeks!

April 27, 2016


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