Combining a Senior Shoot with Family Photos

family of 6 poses for a photo

The Vandenbergs I had so much fun photographing the Vandenberg family! Their senior Kayla wanted a session with me, but it had also been a while since they had family photos . . . so we combined the two! Kayla is a volunteer at Prophetstown State Park, so we designed their session around that special…

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8 Tips for Designing your Senior Portraits

High School Senior poses for her senior shoot

Jenny’s Senior Shoot I love collaborating with seniors, and that was certainly the case with Jenny.  Jenny scheduled her senior photos with me, and then during her virtual consultation we designed a session that she had been dreaming about. She knew what she wanted and what she didn’t want, but she also left room for…

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Siya’s Senior Portraits

Plus 3 Wardrobe Tips to Add Variety to Your Photos Spring is a beautiful time for senior photos. Trees are dressed in their prettiest blooms of white, pinks, and yellows. Tulips and daffodils adorn green landscapes. Temperatures are starting to warm. Most importantly, it’s time to bring out those pretty spring dresses. That’s just what…

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A Look Ahead from February

Hi, everyone! I wanted to take a moment to look ahead and fill you in on some photography plans.  I’m heading into my fourth season of photographing seniors, families, and businesses, and even though it’s cold right now, I’m looking forward to spring flowers, golden sunsets, and fall colors that await us in 2022. This…

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Sam’s Senior Session!

Having a vision for your senior photos is a great idea. It helps you select your photographer, pinpoint the season, and narrow down a location. When Sam contacted me about his senior session, I could tell he had put a lot of thought into it. We discussed spots within a few locations, wardrobe choices, and…

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5 Tips to Make Your Senior Photos Go Smoothly

Senior girl poses for her senior photo shoot.

Can you believe this day is already here? You’ve dreamed of scheduling your senior photo shoot, and here it is, coming up soon on the calendar. Senior year is so fun, but goes so fast and there is a lot to do. Well, how can you make sure your senior photos go smoothly? I know…

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