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Hey everyone and welcome to the journal! Read about and see the highlights from 2019's most amazing weddings, engagements, & boudoir sessions!


I am truly beside myself with this session at Lake MacBride State Park. Having the perfect night, perfect weather, perfect location doesn’t always happen, so when it does, us photographers are in absolute heaven!! This couple also couldn’t have been more amazing, Sarah and James both had such warm personalities, I loved working with them […]

Okay, can we talk about location for a minute?  We were originally planning on downtown Iowa City for a classic, urban look to Nile and Kat’s engagement session, but, unfortunately, the weather had other plans in mind.  Rain.  We decided to try a different day and a location near their home in the Quad Cities, […]

You’ve always been a bit curious about boudoir.  You might like to look and feel like a super model for a day, give a sexy gift to your significant other, or just do something to celebrate YOU and the skin you’re in!  You think about it for a minute, then decide that there are a […]

One of my absolute favorite parts of this job is showcasing my couple’s personalities.  Engagement sessions are such a great way for me to get to know the people behind my photos and how they click, what makes them unique, and in turn, how I can capture that SPARK in a single photograph. My job […]

  When I pulled up at Bella Sala on a snowy Saturday morning and stepped out of my car, I had to catch myself as I realized the entire parking lot was literally an ice rink…  I shuffled my way inside, peaked into the reception hall and realized, this was indeed the perfect day for […]

Hey Everyone!  Here’s to 2019 and starting something new- I’m SO EXCITED to be adding a blog to my website!  This post will give y’all a sneak peak into my crazy life over this past year.  While yes, the most important part of choosing your photographer is loving and connecting with their work and style, […]

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