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Category Archives: Portraits and Headshots

Nikki

This shoot with Nikki in the rain was months and months in the making. The forecast would call for rain and i would get really excited about it. and then there’d be no rain. but the day finally arrived. and it was bitter cold out. and we spent less time taking photos and more time sitting in […]

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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 […]

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Kami | Just Cause

when i first started photography, i attended a workshop where they suggested that once a month we get out and shoot something entirely for ourselves. No client expectations. No need to produce anything specific. Just a shoot entirely for myself. I hadn’t seen my friend for a while. We made plans to meet for lunch. […]

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Dawson | Class of 2017

This young man. He first made an impression on me a few years ago. He has a quiet confidence about him. But he also has this very pure and genuine heart. Dawson has a smile that can change your whole mood. Now Dawson is graduating. And just hearing about his plans and dreams for his […]

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Molly | Class of 2017

i had just packed all my camera equipment. was driving over to meet Molly for her graduate session. And then … i almost picked up the phone to call her and tell her i was canceling her session. i was *this close* to postponing. Because i’m just not ready. Knowing and photographing molly the last […]

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