Being able to share my voice is a gift I don't want to ever take for granted. This blog is a window to my heart & my business. You'll be able to enjoy my latest sessions & photography tips.  But I'll also be sharing more of my passions like pursuing a simpler lifestyle and personal images from our day to day.

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Lifestyle Family Session | Gharst Family | Xenia, OH

While the Gharst family was in town over the Thanksgiving holiday, we were able to sneak their session in on Black Friday. Their lifestyle family session took place on Karen’s brother’s newly purchased farm. And we finished up right before a Thanksgiving dinner with extended family! Perfect timing. Brice & Karen are native Daytonians and […]

December 6, 2017

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Tipp City Lifestyle Photographer | Teague Family | The Last Bits of Autumn

The Last Bits of Autumn Last weekend, I finally got to meet this family of three in person after corresponding via email for the past few months. I’m so glad our session date worked out. The cold and rain have swooped into southwest Ohio way too much this past month. Ashley’s vision for this session […]

November 13, 2017

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Tipp City Family Photographer | Birchenough Family | That Golden Light

That Golden Light… When MacKenzie reached out in August to set up a family session, I knew that this crew would be special. Anytime I feel hesitation or worry from a mom, I completely understand. With twin four year olds, she was just hoping that their session produced a few print worthy images. Their experience in […]

November 8, 2017

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Fall Mini Sessions #4 | Dayton Family Photographer | Troy, OH

Two weekends ago, I wrapped up my final group of fall mini sessions. Being a family photographer can be exhausting towards the end of peak fall season. Spending some of the most beautiful fall evenings away from your own family to capture memories of others. Editing my little heart out to produce the final images. […]

November 6, 2017

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Fall Mini Sessions #3 | Dayton Family Photographer | Kettering, OH

There is nothing better than fall color in Ohio. It’s not always easy to find a place with beautiful color that is easily accessible for clients, but when I did a few photoshoots here last year I knew that I would be coming back! These four families brought so much joy into my camera last […]

October 30, 2017

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Butts Wedderburn Extended Family Session | Dayton Family Photographer | Xenia, OH

Families, like branches in a tree, we all grow in different directions, yet our roots remain as one.  -Unknown I’ve had the pleasure of capturing Kelli & Jason’s girls since they were very little. When Kelli asked me to photograph her whole family after capturing a few adorable moments with her two daughters earlier this year, […]

October 27, 2017

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Fall Mini Sessions #2 | Dayton Family Photographer | Huber Heights, OH

Right now I’m knee deep in fall session editing, but I still get a little giddy every time I start editing a new family’s session. Before I keep going, I knew I had to get these families’ previews out there because they deserve to see their beautiful faces featured on here. Six fall mini sessions […]

October 25, 2017

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Trimboli Extended Family Session | Dayton Family Photographer | Eastwood Metropark

This year, I’ve had quite a few requests for an extended family session and they have been so much fun! Hiring a photographer to do an extended family session means you will get portraits of your whole family: parents, siblings & their families and your own family. Plus, I like to offer short mini sessions for […]

October 18, 2017

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Fall Minis #1 | Dayton Family Photographer | Beavercreek, OH

Last Saturday, I kicked off my first evening of fall minis for this year! And these four families did not disappoint. This was the first time I’ve gotten to photograph all of these families. My families aren’t just a booking for me. I want them to have the best experience hiring me to be their […]

October 13, 2017

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Gebbie Family Mini Session | Dayton Family Photographer | Huber Heights, OH

Family is not an important thing. It’s everything. – Michael J. Fox I had the pleasure of photographing this amazing family again only a week after photographing their deployment homecoming reunion! We were able to sneak a mini session in before the Gebbie’s headed back to California. As I write this post, they are currently in […]

October 3, 2017

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