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Studio updates.

Emily & Zach { Bridgeport Art Center Chicago Wedding }

These two lucky hearts found each other while in college. Several years later they finally tied the knot! They both share that Hollywood smile but were raised with Midwest values. As Eden had said (sister of the groom) “they were meant for each other and this day was a day in the making for them” Zach with his dry wit and Emily with her famous warm hugs are truly the perfect fit

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Fall Family Photos {Chicago Family Photographer}

Fall is just around the corner! If you’d like to book your family photos - we are scheduling them out NOW!!! That’s right, I only have so many dates opened for family sessions and I want to make sure that you all get a chance to look up dates and get back to me asap! October is the best month to see the color change so if you want an autumn day - we have two weeks to get those smiles captured! October 1st - October 15th Book your session now by clicking on the photo!

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West Coast Cuties {Malibu Family Photographer}

I met the “G” family through an amazing friend and knew any friend of her’s would be a friend of mine. It was instant kismet and we all had the exact same spirit within. Simply stated good people vibe with good people - not to mention that we all grew up in the Midwest. Well, we shot in Malibu at Dume Point and had a unusually sunny morning.

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Headshots { Professional Actor }

Putting her best face forward Kerstin killed it! We talked about what types of roles she is going for and how to best portray that in her Headshots. I love the variety this gal brought. Eyes and a smile tell the world everything. So… Want to know more about KERSTIN FRAILEY… well here are some questions we got to learn more about the actresses and what makes her tick!

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Cake By The Lake { Highland Park, Illinois Photographer }

Turning one is so much fun!!!! What better place but the beach, can you wear your birthday suit and eat your cake too! We had so much fun with baby Hazel turning one!!! Mom Meghann had made this tier pink cake for her baby girl. Since Hazel and brother Hart’s birthday are just a month apart we had to get some photos in of them sharing their cake together. Hazel’s face was so yummy - I just wanted to eat her!

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Elly Love's The 80's: { Loft 21, Bat Mitzvah }

It wasn’t “Sixteen Candles” for this 12 year old Bat Mitzvah girl, but we all know “Girls Just Wanna Have Fun”!!! From the leg warmers to the Reebok high tops, the track suits and neon plastic bangles - the 80’s were back and better then ever!!! Elly’s Bat Mitzvah was a totally radical 80’s bash that even RUN DMC wouldn’t want to miss!! This party was no “Risky Business’, it was “Footloose” and fancy free. The party was “Pretty in Pink” and “Purple Rain” ! Elly rocked her speech and the dance floor was like Kellerman’s from “Dirty Dancing”!

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Fear is my Homeboy by: Judi Holler {Branding and Headshot Session}

Holy Moly!!! I can’t believe it but it is finally here. My amazing #fearboss friend is a Best Selling Author “Fear is my Homeboy” The book was released on May 28th on Amazon and it is as available at Barns and Nobles and soon to be at airport bookshops! Judi’s book is a book for the masses. Its for your nephew who just graduated college, for your sibling who wants something more our of life, for your friend who can’t seem to find their dream job, or for your mom who’s now an empty nester and just feels stuck.

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Who Runs the World? Girls! {West Loop Graffiti Wall Style Session}

Beyonce was right! Girls Run the World!!! For Jordyn’s 11th Birthday, she asked her mom if she can have a styled session with her best friends. I have photographed Jordyn since she was 5 and was so excited to see her and meet her BFF’s! We talked a month before about what style she wanted and I adored hearing her ideas. We decided to photograph in the West Loop. I looked for a few spots to photograph her stylish bunch.

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Zack + Emily {Evanston Beach Engagement Session}

Zack asked her out and Emily smiled and agreed, which led to an unforgettable evening…which led to unforgettable years togethers. It was no surprise when Emily said yes!!! to Zack’s marriage proposal, having close family and friends near by to celebrate the happy couples love for one another.

As they plan to wed in August this summer, we wanted to take advantage of the spring! Having grow up close to the water, Zack wanted to planned a beach engagement session at Evanston Beach. I was thrilled to spend more time with this amazing couple and I can’t wait to document their first day as husband and wife soon!

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