Category archives: Portraits

Sarah Smile's Smoky Glamour Shoot

Last week one of our awesome wedding photographer friends Sara (Sara Smile Photography) came to visit and we got to play dress up with her. The ever amazing Liz Washer came over and did Sara's makeup and we spent the afternoon hanging out around the house and getting creative. Shana had the brilliant idea to use the fog machine in the barn at sunset, and I think we bo[...]

Elton's Senior Skim Shoot

Editing these photos made me sad for a few reasons. Mostly they made me sad because my kid brother is no longer a kid at all. I don't know what happened to the baby who used to fall  asleep next to me in the car while death gripping my finger, the toddler who used to snuggle next to me on the couch while watching Blues Clues, the child who was so emotionally in tune w[...]

The Androgynous Greaser

Today was just one of those days. It's the day before spring officially starts, and we woke up to a winter wonderland (if you call slushy blizzard like conditions a "wonderland"). The day was lost immediately. Well, for me anyway. I can't drag Shana into this, she's always productive, even on our "days off" she manages to get something done, all while I sit on the cou[...]

The Snow Queen

Let me start by saying that it took us over a year to do this shoot. We tried to do it last year, but as most of you know it was a super mild winter last year and there was never any snow on the ground. This winter there was plenty, but it was also freezing many of the times we planned on it. What the hell do you expect with snow on the ground, in the dead of winter, [...]