I’f you ask any photographer what their biggest challenges are, I bet you most would say locations! It can be so difficult to find a location that is beautiful, accessible, and above all, not crowded. There are several private properties that I enjoy shooting on. These locations are always free of other photographers. Being selective […]

January 19, 2023

New Location for Family Shoots

Every year, I host Christmas Mini sessions in the studio. This year, it was in my brand new studio, which was so fun! Was I scrambling to get everything ready to host all of those families? Yes… Was it well worth it? Also yes! I had such a blast reconnecting with past and current families […]

Three girls in Christmas Jammies lay together

December 9, 2022

Christmas Mini Sessions

This sweet family had three generations included in their newborn session. Grandma and Grandpa were visiting, so it was so beautiful to see the whole family together.

December 9, 2022

Three Generation Newborn Session

Peoria Illinois Newborn Session

Babies lay in basket surrounded by IVF syringes

December 9, 2022

Twin Newborn Photo Session

Man’s best friend is always welcome at your session. I don’t know if I can get him or her to behave as well as Tillman did, but we can always try. I love to include every member of the family when I can.

September 29, 2022

Including your Dog in Family Photos

I had little Rory in the studio a few days ago, and he was such a doll. These rich fall tones look so great in newborn photos as well as family photos.

September 29, 2022

Peoria Newborn Photographer

Here are a few ideas of what to wear for your fall family photos.

September 29, 2022

Fall Family Photos, What should I wear?

Shooting in downtown Peoria is the best, and while I love my sunset session, urban sessions are becoming a new favorite.

September 25, 2022

Peoria Urban Family Session

Little baby Colton was an absolute joy for his newborn session. I loved having him in my Peoria studio. Being a baby photographer is always such a joy, but this guy made my day with all of his cute expressions and poses.

September 19, 2022

Welcome Baby Colton

Summer to Fall is my favorite transition time for family photos. The Nudd family had a perfect night, and we enjoyed every bit!

September 12, 2022

Summer to Fall Family Session