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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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Sarah & Jonathan got married at the beautiful St. Francis Catholic church in Quincy, followed by a fun filled reception at Town & County. It was a gorgeous day for a wedding. And we can’t forget about Sarah & Jonathan’s wedding party, we can’t say enough about how awesome of a group of friends they […]

September 4, 2019


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Heaven & Joe had the most PERFECT day for their August wedding. Because if we are being honest sometimes August can be unbearably hot, but it was GORGEOUS! Not only was the weather absolutely beautiful but the entire day! Their wedding was filled with so many family and friends and beautiful details that had been […]

August 16, 2019


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Jen & RJ got married at the beautiful Barn on the Ridge just outside of Burlington, IA. This venue is SO gorgeous and offers the perfect setting for your ceremony and reception. We always look forward to weddings that we have there and Jen & RJ’s wedding was no exception. It was such a beautiful […]

July 15, 2019


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Happy Wednesday, friends!  I could not be more excited about sharing Stephanie & Torry’s wedding blog with you all today. They got married at the beautiful Lake Hill Winery in Carthage, IL and everything was STUNNING. No detail was left undone.  Truly the entire day was so special. But the most beautiful thing of all […]

July 3, 2019


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Rachel & Jason’s June wedding was beautiful and we are so excited to be sharing their wedding with you all today! Rachel & her mom found us when we photographed Rachel’s cousin’s wedding a few years ago. (Andrew & Kelsey, who’s wedding is still one of our very favorites!) We always love it when new […]

June 27, 2019


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We are so incredibly excited to be sharing Colter & Morgan’s wedding blog with you! We were blessed with the most gorgeous weather, that was completely unexpected! Rain had been in the forecast ALL week (imagine that right?!?!) and so the blue skies and sunshine were the perfect surprise. There truly was SO much that […]

June 5, 2019


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Samantha & Jordan got married on Jordan’s family farm on a rainy (imagine that, this crazy spring weather) Saturday this spring. The ceremony took place in a barn on the property and the second Samantha got in the barn to walk down the aisle the rain just came POURING down. She made it JUST in […]

May 29, 2019


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Hey friends and happy Tuesday! I can’t say enough just how honored we were to be a part of Carley & Austin’s wedding day. Carley had put so much thought into every aspect of their day and so being chosen to play a part in their day was so humbling. She had literally thought of […]

May 22, 2019


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Hannah and Connor had a beautiful spring wedding at St Padua Church and reception at Oakley Lindsay Center in Quincy. And though their wedding day  started out cool and rainy by the time we were ready for photos the sun was shining and it was gorgeous out! And one of my most favorite parts, the […]

May 9, 2019


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Wedding Season is BACK! Though we had what seemed like the longest winter ever, the weather pulled itself together for our very first wedding of the season. YAY! Don’t get me wrong it was a bit chilly but all in all it was a gorgeous day for a March wedding. We couldn’t have asked for […]

March 22, 2019


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