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Holiday family photos

It means a ton when our clients have us document each important step in their lives. I’ve loved seeing Matt andView full post »

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Amanda & Gene | 10.29.16

Amanda and Gene are married at one of our favorites, The Cidar Gallery in Lawrence, Kansas October 29, 2016.View full post »

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Rosson, Party of 6

This family just keeps growing, and growing and growing. Not only did they have two kids under the age of 6, but nowView full post »

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Christi & Nick | Chicago Engagement

November 8, 2016 // We all know they call Chicago the Windy City. However, this past Tuesday, it was as if a miniView full post »

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Rachel & Johnny Engaged

Rachel & Johnny, now getting to celebrate their engagement session. You see, I met Rachel and Johnny at Indie WedView full post »

Nelson lawn wedding | 10.8.16

Kali & Adam, just days after their engagement session at Loose Park’s Rose Garden in Kansas City, celebratedView full post »

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Kali & Adam | Engaged 10.6.16

What a sweet way to start your wedding weekend celebration. Kali & Adam flew into Kansas City separately due toView full post »

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Shannon & Cody | Powell Gardens

When choosing a location for your engagement or lifestyle session, or even portraits on your wedding day, think aboutView full post »

Must-get family shot list…

About two months before your wedding, we are meeting for consult #2 to go over your timeline, details and toView full post »

Matt & Kim | A Lawrence wedding

A little bit of romance, and a whole lot of fun! Matt, my awesome friend with Hawleywood Films tied the knot with hisView full post »

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Lisa & Mike | The Guild KC

I can not say enough words to justify how amazing my clients are. Every one of them i’m so grateful for.View full post »

Tresa & Quinn | KC engagement

If only every session could be as fun as this one. I think we laughed and giggled 80% of it. Tresa and Quinn are such aView full post »

Erica & Peter | Weston Timber Barn

Erica & Peter, married Sept 4, 2016 at Timber Barn in Weston, Missouri Sometimes, most of the time, I can’tView full post »

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Molly & Brad | Vail, Colorado

Aug 11, 2016 | “I hold your hand in my hand, much as I hold your heart in my heart.” – MollyView full post »

Chelsea & Justin, Mount Rainier wedding

Alas!! The extravagant, intricate, warm and fuzzy Mount Rainier wedding of Chelsea & Justin on July 30, 2016, hasView full post »

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6.14.16 Kim & Matt

I’ve been waiting for the time I got to photograph Matt and his awesome beautiful Kim. It’s his turn nowView full post »

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Erica & Peter | A Nelson Atkins picnic

If anyone can pull off a Beloved engagement session in the Kansas City summer heat, topping at 100 degrees, it would beView full post »

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Christina turns 2, or 4, or…

Happy second birthday to my beautiful little friend, Christina. I LOVE my little friends. They are my favorites. WhenView full post »

Rachel & Jon | Mark Twain Ballroom 5.21.16

Rachel & Jon in all honesty, do NOT know how to take a bad photograph. They are both just flawless. He a fireman,View full post »

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Rosson Newborn Twins | 5.23.16

💜  Two weeks ago (born 5.9.16 just before midnight, almost two different birthdays) I got to document these two littleView full post »

Sara & Kelly | Beloved at Loose Park

I love photographing couples at places that mean something to them. Places where they spend their time or where theyView full post »

A Colorful Prairie Fire Amanda & Gene

Spring is here and colors are everywhere, the dogs love being outdoors and the beautiful midwest sunsets are back.View full post »

Whitney & Jeff | 4.16.16

A nice blog post before my send off out of the country. I’ve been waiting all week to post this because I knewView full post »

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Matt & Ali’s precious boys!

Oh heartbreakers! Last week’s sunset lifestyle session at the Bingham Waggoner Estate in Independence, Mo withView full post »

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Chris & KC’s Maternity Session

Uwwww, so steamy out here on this beautiful spring day in Independence, Missouri! This is how twin babies are madeView full post »

Kayla & Tim | Stanley Event Space

Congratulations to Tim & Kayla on their wedding March 19, 2016 at the Stanley Event Space in downtown Lee’sView full post »

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Brooke & Mitch are married!

Brooke and Mitch had just the right amount of overcast on their spring day for their wedding last Saturday. We wereView full post »

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The 2016 Grammy Awards…

Our weekend at the Grammys 2016.. what a blur. I’m such a proud wife. My husband works so hard with the amazingView full post »

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Holly & Mistletoe Holiday Homes Tour

I was attempting to compile our house renovation and remodeling photos (the befores and afters) with our Holly &View full post »

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2015 In Review | Thank You

I’m so so thankful for almost 7 years of business with 99% amazing clients. I’ve been fortunate to have metView full post »