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Brandon & Amanda got married on May 28th here in Decatur, Illinois. They say that it’s good luck if it rains on your wedding day…if that’s the case, these two have loads and loads of luck raining down on them! It poured and poured…and the sky turned crazy black not too long before the ceremony. […]

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Nathalee & Grant had some great ideas for their engagement photos! We started the session in Tuscola. We walked around the downtown (and I stepped on a rusty nail. Note to self…watch where you’re walking & make sure your tetanus shot is current!) We then headed out to Grant’s farm for the second half of […]

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I had the absolute best time photographing sweet Morgan! She was so full of personality…I just adore her to pieces! We started the session in downtown Monticello & then headed over to a beautiful field. I swear there is nothing sweeter than a little girl blowing a dandelion in the middle of a field! I […]

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Sigh. Newborns get me every time! I always steal a few snuggles from them while doing their sessions…is there anything better than newborn sweetness? Luke was a BIG newborn (he weighed over 11 pounds at birth)…he is such a big, beautiful baby boy! I photographed Luke’s mom & dad’s wedding last year…it’s such an honor […]

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I had such a great morning with Hannah & Austin at Allerton Park. Everything was starting to bloom and it was just gorgeous! Yummy light, beautiful flowers & a gorgeous couple=amazing engagement photos! I am so thrilled to be shooting their wedding later this fall…it will be here before we know it!

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