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What a joy it was to photograph such an amazing family on a gorgeous fall day in their favorite local park. I love that we got to document them being together in a place where they actually spend lots of time together. The twin girl sisters couldn’t have been more delightful and fun. They made […]

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Last weekend I had the most fun senior session in downtown Cincinnati. Who knew there were so many hidden gems in our city? We had such a great time exploring quiet little places with big photo potential. Seriously, it was such a dream to photograph this cool senior. Alina kept telling me she has been […]

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This high school senior made me teary-eyed as we photographed her session. She is my niece and as I look at these photos all I can remember is getting the phone call on the day she was born announcing the special news. And now here she is ready to follow her dreams in life as […]

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Photographing a small, intimate backyard wedding was a great way to kick off my summer! This couple has an amazing wedding planned for next month onboard a cruise ship, however, wanted to have a ceremony here first with good friends and family. I love the idea of having a celebration with loved ones—so magical and […]

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Hello blogger friends, clients, family, and all those who frequent my site! Oh how I’ve missed you! I’m finally catching up and posting a blog post. These past few months I have spent some much needed time focusing on my family, business, projects, and personal life. And by picking and choosing what to work on, […]

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This beautiful family got some ugly news the other day: that mommy has breast cancer. Not exactly what you are expecting to hear when you visit the doctor’s office. It’s a diagnosis that quickly turns life upside down. Yet in the midst of such shocking news, one of the very first things this brave mom […]

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There’s nothing quite like a sleeping baby… or pink ruffles and tiny toes and sweet smiles…. or stretching and cooing….or wide eyes exploring her surroundings… or the love of family. When this mom of four called me to photograph her new baby, she requested we get it on the calendar as soon as possible before […]

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What a lovely baby! I just adore her blushing cheeks, warm smile, sparkling eyes, and sweet personality. This little babe is the fourth child in her family, and adds so much joy to everyone. I photographed her brothers and sister last year so it was super fun to return and focus just on her. I […]

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This family holds a dear place in my heart as they were among my first clients years ago. And, they are just so much fun to be around and photograph! This time we decided to meet at a nearby park and simply play. What plan could be better? So, the kids kicked around a soccer […]

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