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When I started out in the photography industry, I had certain assumptions about how I was supposed to work with clients, particularly when it came to interacting during photo sessions. I was expected to pose my clients and tell them how to stand/look/act in order to look amazing and produce perfect results, right? WRONG. As […]

May 8, 2014

Why I “prompt” instead of “pose”

Why I “prompt” instead of “pose”

When I started out in the photography industry, I had certain assumptions about how I was supposed to work with clients, particularly when it came to interacting during photo sessions. I was expected to pose my clients and tell them how to stand/look/act in order to look amazing and produce perfect results, right? WRONG. As […]

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May 8, 2014

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Engagements, Film, Lifestyle Portraits

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  Abby & Dan are a recently married couple (with an ADORABLE fur baby, Murphy), and they traveled all the way to Milwaukee to have our session together this spring!! Abby is a talented photographer who clearly has a passion for life, her husband, and every journey they embark on together! I had the honor […]

Apr 29, 2014

Abby + Dan (Downtown Milwaukee & Lakeshore State Park Lifestyle Session)

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  I am just over the moon excited that it is starting to feel more like spring in Milwaukee! Yes, while there might still be snow between now and May, this week I’ve seen some actual grass and lawns peeking through the slushpiles, and it makes my heart beat fast to think that spring has […]

Mar 12, 2014

One Frame: Spring

One Frame: Spring

  I am just over the moon excited that it is starting to feel more like spring in Milwaukee! Yes, while there might still be snow between now and May, this week I’ve seen some actual grass and lawns peeking through the slushpiles, and it makes my heart beat fast to think that spring has […]

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Mar 12, 2014

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Engagements, Film

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Happy Valentine’s Day, friends!! Hope you can share it with your beloved or with friends and loved ones!     (film – FujiPro 400H  ::  camera – Contax RX  ::  lens – 50mm 1.4)  

Feb 14, 2014

Film Friday: Valentine

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Engagements, Film

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  These two high school sweethearts are planning their wedding for this fall (exactly 5 years from when they started dating!), so we met at Retzer Nature Center to document their engagement!! Casey served our country in the US Army very recently, and Gretchen is now finally able to spend more time with him since […]

Feb 6, 2014

Gretchen + Casey (Retzer Nature Center Milwaukee Engagement on Film)

Gretchen + Casey (Retzer Nature Center Milwaukee Engagement on Film)

  These two high school sweethearts are planning their wedding for this fall (exactly 5 years from when they started dating!), so we met at Retzer Nature Center to document their engagement!! Casey served our country in the US Army very recently, and Gretchen is now finally able to spend more time with him since […]

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Feb 6, 2014

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Engagements, Film, Reviews

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“Thank you again for the amazing pictures! We have had the chance to share them with some friends and family, all to rave reviews. We are so excited about how they turned out! Honestly, it’s just nice to know that it is completely painless and absolutely fun taking pictures with you. One less thing to […]

Jan 26, 2014

Rachel + Bryan // A Kind Review

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Engagements, Film

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  Rachel & Bryan are going to be married this August, and when they asked about a winter engagement session, I was over-the-moon excited!! Any reason to slip into those winter boots and use that pretty snow, and WOW did we luck out with a beautiful day – light flurries made the absolute most amazing […]

Jan 17, 2014

Rachel + Bryan (Milwaukee Lake Park & Brewer’s Hill Engagement on Film)

Rachel + Bryan (Milwaukee Lake Park & Brewer’s Hill Engagement on Film)

  Rachel & Bryan are going to be married this August, and when they asked about a winter engagement session, I was over-the-moon excited!! Any reason to slip into those winter boots and use that pretty snow, and WOW did we luck out with a beautiful day – light flurries made the absolute most amazing […]

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Engagements, Film

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Jan 17, 2014

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Engagements, Film, For Photographers, Personal

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My last fall engagement session was a HUGE step for me as a photographer because this was my first session shot entirely on film!! This was one of my goals near the end of 2013 – it was such an exhilarating and calming experience all at once!   Film has taught me to slow down, […]

Dec 31, 2013

Film + A Piece of My “Why”

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Engagements, Film

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  When I think of Amanda + Nathan, two things come to mind right away – their crazy awesome love for each other and their love for the outdoors! These two met back in high school at their first job, and only a matter of days after their first date, Nathan had to leave for […]

Dec 30, 2013

Amanda + Nathan (Retzer Nature Center Engagement)

Amanda + Nathan (Retzer Nature Center Engagement)

  When I think of Amanda + Nathan, two things come to mind right away – their crazy awesome love for each other and their love for the outdoors! These two met back in high school at their first job, and only a matter of days after their first date, Nathan had to leave for […]

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Engagements, Film

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Dec 30, 2013

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Engagements

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Colleen contacted me a couple months ago and she described her and Adam’s style as retro – I was instantly in love!! They are quirky (in a good way!) and adorable, and I felt like the locations Colleen & Adam chose for their session truly depicted their personalities and style! From walking around the East […]

Dec 4, 2013

Colleen + Adam (Comet Cafe, Bullseye Records, and Downtown Milwaukee Engagement)

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