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Kim | College Grad 2017

Kimberly is a college graduate. She wanted to incorporate some of her dance studies into our time together.

We had a great time driving around town for photos. I instantly felt at home and talked to her about all sort of things; life. that funny noise my car was making, dance poses, and rando animals showing up to her portrait sessions. People like this make my job fun and effortless.

i LOVE this tattoo. “Imago Dei” …. image of God.Kimberly – thank you OH SO MUCH for sharing your memories with me and for bringing me an afternoon of fun and laughter. You are the best kind of people and i am so glad our paths have crossed.

be infinitely blessed

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Cara | Class of 2017

Cara is a graduate this spring.  We only recently met. But there is something about Cara that makes you feel right at home. She is wildly talented and has the best smile.

Cara. I am SO glad our paths finally crossed and i was fortunate enough to meet and get to know you better. i think the world and more of you. thank you for being the kind of person that we all need in our lives. your acts of kindness do NOT go unnoticed. it has been a true joy you radiate joy to everyone you come into contact with.

be infinitely blessed

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Zach and Ashley | Engagement

A couple of months ago, i met with Zach and Ashley for their engagement session. They were kind and sweet. and genuinely in love with each other. I didn’t want to miss the opportunity to share this session with all of you. They are getting married this fall, and i could not be more honored to be their photographer.thank you for sharing your love story with me. i feel lucky to be around such a positive and joyful love and am looking forward to seeing your families celebrate you!

be infinitely blessed

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Molly | Class of 2017

For most of my career, i have had the opportunity to photograph Molly once or twice a year. I have watched her grow from a child to this … woman. A part of me was dreading this session, knowing that it would be awhile before i will get to photograph her again. A part of me feels like i have part ownership of her. Like she’s mine.

And here she is… this high school grad. About to head to the University of Texas. Here is my very futile attempt to bring photographic justice to this beautiful creature.

Dear Molly – knowing you is the best kind of gift this life has given me. I love your laugh. your full on laughter. the way you take life and make it yours. i love your energy and your spirit. i can only imagine all the great things that college will bring to you. and i know that you will thrive in anything you set your mind to. it has been PURE joy to photograph you and watch you become who you are today. thank you for being my birthday twin. for sharing all the good you have so willingly. and for blessing me with years and years of memories. i might be crying softly to myself. but it’s a good kind of cry. the one that knows that you have so many more people to influence and bless.

i’m just saying… i’m glad i was one of them.

be infinitely blessed

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Macalle | Class of 2017

I first met Macalle a few years ago through our church. She had the most contagious laughter. Not to mention this smile that she has that just makes it impossible for you to not smile back. I remember thinking then how much fun it would be to photograph her. Fast forward to this spring when we met to photograph her senior year photos.

I knew we would have a great time, but i didn’t realize that it was possible to love this girl more than i already did! She kept me laughing the entire time. I am so excited to share some of my favorites!

So i would ask Macalle to not smile. Be serious. She would go serious and i could see the struggle in her eyes. So i would say “ok, you can smile” and she would literally say “THANK YOU!” and burst into a full face smile and laughter. i love it!!!!! Macalle. You, my dear, make it well known … just by being you…. that this life and this world will only benefit from your heart. your spirit. your faith. and kindness. You are one of the most focused seniors i have had the fortune to know. It has been a true joy looking out into a room and seeing you. It has been a joy to watch you these last few years become this incredible young woman with the kind of energy that can change lives. I await your successes and to see how much fun you bring to everyone around you! thank you for choosing me. Thank you for being so sweet. and kind. and for having the kind of personality that makes people instantly happy.

be infinitely blessed

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