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The Whitmore Family

A Hancher Summer Family Shoot

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Family & Kids

Well, this was super fun!! I photographed Sarah & Ian’s wedding back in 2015 and then the entire Whitmore family when Wes was just a few months old. Now Sarah is expected their second (a girl!) and she reached out asking if I could do some photos of them. Of course! Wes was very unsure […]

Katy & Austin

A Veterans Reception Center Summer Wedding

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Weddings

I first met Austin’s family in 2015 at his sister’s wedding so I was thrilled when he and Katy reached out about their own wedding. Katy and Austin met at work back in early 2016, just a few months after the wedding where I had met him. “I remember the first time I saw him,” […]

The Triplett Family

A Fossil Gorge Summer Family Shoot

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Family & Kids

I first met Megan when her oldest was in preschool with my oldest and we were carrying along our, at the time, second babies (who are now in preschool together too). I was so happy to be able to photograph this beautiful family this past weekend. We had beautiful sunshine (just look at that glowy […]

Katy & Austin

An Iowa State University Summer Engagement Shoot

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Engaged

Katy and Austin met at work back in early 2016. “I remember the first time I saw him,” Katy recalls. “He ran into the break room to clock in and I turned to a coworker and said, ‘Who was that???’ I just knew I needed to get to know him.” “Katy and I were talking […]

The Richard Family

A Lake MacBride Summer Family Shoot

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Family & Kids

I loved getting to meet Susan’s family! Susan has been coming to my Pilates class at the gym for months and so it was really fun to get to hang out with her outside of the gym. She also introduced me to another part of Lake MacBride that I hadn’t known existed (in part, because […]

Gina & Nick

An Ashton Hill Farm Galena Summer Wedding

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Weddings

What a perfectly beautiful day for Gina & Nick’s wedding!! I had been so excited for their wedding ever since they booked a year and a half ago. Their original wedding date was set for last September, but they rescheduled early on in the pandemic because they really hoped to be able to host a […]

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