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Rain Rain Go Away-The Yonan family

November 08, 2017 - Rain Rain Go Away. On an otherwise, almost mild, late October day, I had the pleasure of meeting this photogenic fami...
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The true character of ministry is a servant's heart.

November 03, 2017 - The true character of ministry is a servant's heart. Kellie Kelly is preparing to graduate from a 5 year program that...
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Blood makes you related. Loyalty makes you family.

October 27, 2017 - Blood makes you related. Loyalty makes you family. So on what may have been one of the last really nice weekends of t...
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And into the forest I go, to lose my mind and find my soul

October 25, 2017 - And into the forest I go, to lose my mind and find my soul. This past July, on the 28th of the month, Eric Kinney pro...
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One year down, forever to go

October 24, 2017 - One year down, forever to go. Mike and Megan Wadowski were married last year on July 2nd, 2016 and next month marks...
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We'll always have Paris

October 16, 2017 - "We'll always have Paris" Humphrey Bogart in Casablanca Thirty five years ago this month Paris Freeman came into the...
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Quiet People Have the Loudest Minds-Rodriguez Family and Senior Siblings

September 17, 2017 - Quiet People have the Loudest Minds “I’ve always liked quiet people: You never know if they’re dancing in a daydream...
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Men are what their mother made them--Senior Session with Hana Koilpillai

September 09, 2017 - "Men are what their mother made them." Of course there are exceptions to every rule but in most cases, when you see a...
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All the world's a stage-Senior Session with Tori Dedo

September 05, 2017 - "All the world's a stage." William Shakespeare Tori Dedo is an aspiring actress. A Senior at Detroit Country Day Sch...
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Generations of Love

August 09, 2017 - Generations of Love Here's to strong women. May we know them. May we be them. May we raise them. This week I had...
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Newborn Baby Mohini

June 23, 2017 - Newborn Baby Mohini Used to wrap my hands around his little finger Turns out he was wrapped around mine He said "You...
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Ted and Melissa and a Detroit Wedding

June 14, 2017 - Ted and Melissa A Bachelor proposal leads to a beautiful Detroit wedding. It all began when one of Melissa's clients,...
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Noa turns One

June 11, 2017 - Noa turns One Recently I was asked to photograph little Noa's very first birthday celebration on June 7th. It was ju...
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I've never seen a smiling face that was not beautiful ..

April 24, 2017 - I've never seen a smiling face that was not beautiful. Author Unknown I had the pleasure of photographing two...
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Big City Girl

April 24, 2017 - Big City Girl Apparently this was Kate's second attempt at Senior images...her first attempt at a local beach at the...
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The days are long but the years are short

April 14, 2017 - The days are long but the years are short... My latest session with the Whiting family was a lifestyle session in t...
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Every ending is a new beginning

April 11, 2017 - Every ending is a new beginning.. Last September I met Erin Cantrell, owner of Erin Cantrell Fitness, when I photogra...
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Today was a fairy tale..

February 28, 2017 - Today was a Fairy Tale If there is one thing a photographer loves to do, it's something they have never done before. So...
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Sisters share memories and grown up dreams..

February 06, 2017 - Sisters share memories and grown up dreams. And so it is with sisters Sarah Benich and Heather Mallard. Born just...
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Love and Hope

November 16, 2016 - “Hope is the thing with feathers That perches in the soul And sings the tune without the words And never stops at all...
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Cubs versus White Sox

November 15, 2016 - I first met the Littig family when I took images of the youngest Littig, the oh-so-adorable Declan, for his first birthd...
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The archer is the true weapon..

November 03, 2016 - "The archer is the true weapon; the bow is just a long piece of wood." Sebastien de Castell, Traitors Blade Seni...
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The Major and his Minors

October 30, 2016 - Well this family definitely makes my list for one of my cutest family groups, that is for sure. And when it came to coor...
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Fun and Fearless in the Big City

October 27, 2016 - I am always a big fan of new sites, as I've said before, so photographing at Promontory Point in Chicago was a cool new...
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Mothers are all slightly insane...

October 25, 2016 - "Mothers are all slightly insane." J.D. Salinger, The Catcher in the Rye As a mother myself I can surely attest to t...
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From making horror movies to music...

October 21, 2016 - From making horror movies to music, Austin Holloway is very much a creative soul. At our first meeting he seemed very qu...
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You may say I'm a dreamer...

October 12, 2016 - You may say I'm a dreamer..but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us. And the world will live as one. Joh...
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Twenty five years and counting...

September 28, 2016 - It's always super cool when someone from another state sees my work and decides to hire me while they are in town. So I...
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Champions rarely talk. They just perform and the world around them talks.

September 11, 2016 - Champions rarely talk. They just perform and the world around them talks. That quote basically sums up my meeting I h...
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A portrait is not made in the camera but on either side of it...

September 09, 2016 - A portrait is not made in the the camera but on either side of it. Edward Steichen I can't remember how far ba...
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Life is like a Ferris wheel..

September 07, 2016 - "Life is like a Ferris wheel..sometimes you're up, sometimes you're down. In the end you just have to learn how to enjoy...
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My first grandchild turns two years old!

August 29, 2016 - Two years ago on August 29th, 2014 at 10:12 a.m Felicity Shay Adams came in to the world at St. Anthony's Hospital in Cr...
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Introducing the always funny, always a character, and now a Senior, Zach Bedoy.

August 20, 2016 - So I have known this crazy guy since he was born. And he has, basically, been making me laugh ever since. Like a lo...
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I'm gonna marry that girl some day...

August 17, 2016 - Eight years ago Bo Speichert spotted Chaunah Macewicz at the Buddy and Pals in Crown Point where she worked. The second...
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My favorite place to take Senior Portraits in Ann Arbor, Michigan

August 13, 2016 - I'm sure all photographers have their favorite locale, their go to spot. I am no exception. And while I am always up for...
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Senior Sydney Marzec in Downtown Detroit on the Riverfront and at The Belt

August 10, 2016 - It is both exciting and scary to photograph a new location. You are always a little worried there won't be places that s...
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The Third Time is a Charm--Anjy and Keith Schweder at Porter County Fair, Valparaiso, In

July 30, 2016 - I'm a firm believer in the adage the third time is a charm. At least that is my experience in romantic relationships.. a...
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The Lipman Family at Montrose Harbor in Chicago

July 21, 2016 - What a pleasure to meet this sweet family from Chicago. They even introduced me to a new area to shoot at-Montrose Harbo...
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