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We are a mother-daughter team tucked in the heart of rural illinois. though we are located in rural illinois we always love photographing new places and new people. so grab a dessert and coffee (or tea in our case) and take a look around at the moments we have captured. we are so glad you are here, make yourself at home!

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I met Kim and Shane at Crappo Park for their engagement session and the fall colors were AMAZING! Crappo Park has so many beautiful spots. It doesn’t matter what season it is… summer, fall and winter each time I’m there for a session it does not disappoint. Here are some of our favorites from Kim […]

November 13, 2020


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We had so much fun at Kendra & Matthews engagement session and can’t wait for their wedding next May! Enjoy some of our favorites from their fall engagement session at Weinburg King State Park.

October 21, 2020


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I can’t wait for Wes and Courtney’s big day next May. These two were so much fun to hang out with and made it feel like I had known them for years! Here are a few of my favorites from their engagement session at Lake Argyle.

August 28, 2020


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We have enjoyed getting to do so many engagement sessions lately! Even though we aren’t getting to photograph weddings like we were expecting this summer we are so thankful that we get to spend time photographing our engaged #creativetouchcouples Here are a few of our favorites from Shelby & Jared’s engagement session last week.

June 15, 2020


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We had so much fun getting to know Hannah & Josh during their engagement session. The weather was beautiful and the sun was shining despite the rain that was originally forecasted! Hannah reached out to us that afternoon about the possibility of doing a few photos out at the airport, and of course we said […]

June 5, 2020


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Bailey and John’s engagement session was during that incredibly LONG stretch of days where we didn’t see the sun and it just rained and rained and rained. Now typically we reschedule during rainy weather BUT these two came in from out of state (two separate states at that) and so we couldn’t let a little […]

May 30, 2020


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Ashley & Scott had to wait for what seemed like forever to get to have their engagement session. They were so patient and understanding each time we had to reschedule. After such a long wait I was extremely thankful that they got the most gorgeous weather for their session. After this gorgeous evening, we didn’t […]

May 25, 2020


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Don’t get me wrong I am ready for spring as much as the next person, but a few weeks ago I was praying for snow! We were trying so hard to get Sami and Brody’s engagement session in for a snow session and the weather just wasn’t cooperating. BUT we finally got a snow that […]

March 5, 2020


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Happy Monday, friends!! We hope you all had such a wonderful weekend and that you’re staying warm today! Saturday we were outside shooting a wedding with no coats and now today it’s COLD and snowy. So we thought what better way to brighten up the day than to share another beautiful fall engagement session and […]

November 12, 2019


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I had the privilege of going with Sam & Dustin to Dustin’s family farm for their engagement session, and it was the PERFECT location. It had so many beautiful spots for photos and even better the farm has special meaning to them.  I have so many favorites and am excited to share them with you […]

November 6, 2019


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