love at first sight {hazel newborn}

i just adore this next family.  they welcomed me into their home and i was able to just witness them in this stage of life; welcoming their new baby girl...while managing their little man.  all the while-so perfectly loving on one another.  the loving glances exchanged between andrew & sylvia made me stop in my tracks and just take it all in.  so much beauty.  enjoy some of my favo…

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family love on an Indiana night {the neumann family}

i could not love this next session anymore.  my sweet friend, laura, her hubby, and their gorgeous girl were in town from TX for a wedding. when laura asked if i could possibly squeeze them in for a session-i was giddy.  laura & i have been friends since grade school...and she was always in front of my camera for photo class projects in HS.  ha!  this was absolutely the…

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love + sunshine {the drewry family}

this next family.  we were given the perfect night to shoot at the beginning of the summer and i have been so excited to blog this sweet session ever since!!!  everything about this session is why i absolutely LOVE my job!  steph did an *amazing* job of styling the fan and when they showed up they were simply ready to focus on one another and just loooove.  steph & chris ar…

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waiting {abby & kevin maternity session}

i adore this couple. from the instant that abby started emailing me her dress options for the shoot-i knew she and kevin would be *perfect* clients!!! 🙂 we had an unbelievable evening with the absolute most gorgeous sunset. for me maternity sessions are an opportunity to document the overwhelming love between a couple as they patiently await the arrival of their little one! 🙂 the way a…

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love on the land {woodruff family session}

this past fall was absolutely one of my favorites. i met *so* many new clients and i can’t believe how much i truly adored each and every one of them. this family will always stand out to me. i drove to their home outside of indy on a fall evening we weren’t sure would be gorgeous or not. colleen and joey were insanely laid back and miss cha…

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jules & eme {the sweetest mommy and me duo}

i just *adore* these next two. if you are familiar with my blog at all…you may recognize them from emersyn’s newborn shoot; because she had the most stylish nursery ever…or back when i shot the two of them alone when eme was only 6 months. julie & i became friends years ago while teaching together and hers is a friendship i could not do without. she made the d…

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unspoken love {koorsen family session}

the koorsen family was another new family last fall that i just looooved working with. elizabeth and scott were beyond affectionate with one another and their adorable sons. i always say that for me-it is *the best* to simply stand back and document a family loving on each other and this next family did. just. that. this was their first time getting professional pictures taken and elizabeth had mentioned…

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the *best* smiles {thacker family session}

i absolutely *adore* this next family!!! having return clients always means SO much to me!!! they know me-how i operate & what to do to make a session great!! and i know them…what they want out of their session and how they operate!! it is SO fun to see kids grow from year to year!!! all of you in IN know this fall has been AMAZING!!! truly. for t…

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a dress revamped…a love stronger than ever {johnson family session}

suni is a local photographer. she is very talented and she booked me a whole year in advance! i always get nervous shooting a fellow photog…i know how much trust they are putting in me and i just want them to have the best experience!! a couple months before this shoot sunk emailed me and told me she had a “crazy idea” about revamping her wedding dress for a sho…

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a love like never before {baby graham newborn session}

as i blogged these photos-i absolutely had tears in my eyes. i have known this beautiful mama my *entire* life. our moms met when they were pregnant with us-and we were born two short weeks apart. in 33 years there was only 1 year did not live less than a mile from each other. beth and i have shared the good, the bad, the ugly, the joyful, the silly, and everything…

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