Sorry, Holiday Season, fall is definitely the most wonderful time of the year. Fall foliage, cool temps, and flannels absolutely cannot be rivaled!
I mean look how perfect these two are!!! Andrew and Natalie were complete troopers as we changed locations, days, and parks pretty last minute because of Wisconsin weather and the Travel Wisconsin color report-but oh, did it work out!! The soon-to-be Seversons nailed it in this fall shoot. They snuggled, laughed, and kissed all morning long to give us these absolutely precious pictures. The weather cooperated, the sun cooperated, and even little Jackson cooperated. This engagement session made me SO DARN EXCITED to shoot their wedding come August 2020. Only about 9 more months to go!!
It was the perfect downtown Madison, WI photoshoot. We did all the stops: University Club, bottom of state street, the fountain, and of course THE UNION. We had to move our photoshoot days earlier because of an impending almost-May blizzard (WI does NOT cooperate with engagement photos...ever!).
Kiley and Luke were champs with the cooling weather and fast setting sun. They are absolutely made for one another and their love for each other gives me goosebumps! I cannot wait for the plethora of photos to come on their BIG DAY - CAN IT BE 2020 YET??
This weekend, I had the great pleasure of capturing photos of the newest member of my own family. I am so in love with this little lady. At a whole 12 days old, she is already a little spitfire. Most newborn shoots consist of me posing and dressing tiny humans. Not this one. Jaelynn wanted nothing to do with outfits, bows, flowers, or even a camera. The lights were fun, though. I am just happy we managed a few good shots.
As for the parents? They are the two most perfect parents I have even encountered (but I may be biased). I hope you enjoy these photos as much as I do!
On Thanksgiving weekend, I had the great pleasure of going out to Baraboo to take the Greenwood family photos. The views were breathtaking and the dogs were adorable, but the people were the absolute best part. The Greenwood's were SO welcoming, their adoration for one another is SO obvious (as you can see in the photos), and their hiking skills are SO above mine. A BIG thank you to the entire Greenwood family for such an amazing shoot. People like you are the reason I love photography!!
Earlier in November, the Logterman family joined me at Devil's Lake to take some family photos. I cannot say enough how fun this family is. It might have been cold, but that didn't stop the oodles of love and laughter coming from these four. Seriously one of my favorite family photoshoots to date (and I think it may show in the photos). There were so many good ones that I had a hard time choosing for this blog post.
A huge thank you to each of you: Kevin, Meg, Hannah, and Cody, you are all fantastic people and so great to work with.
I love family photos!! Todd and Katie's were no exception. I also love fall, so being at the UW-Madison Lakeshore Nature Preserve on a wonderfully chilly Thursday evening was perfect. There were smiles, pranks, eye-rolls, and of course OODLES of love. To top it all off, the UW marching band was practicing for Saturday's game, so we even had some music to add to the absolutely ideal evening.
Thank you Katie and Todd as well as your beautiful children for joining me, posing for far too many photos, and freezing your booties off with me. I had so much fun!
The best part of every engagement photoshoot is seeing the happiness on both the their faces. This was especially the case with Jamey and Becky. Even though it was freezing, their love for each other, their constant smiles, and their laughter kept us all warm. It's great when I get to see the happiness of two clients, but it is EVEN BETTER when you get to see the happiness of a family member and their fiancé. Becky and Jamey, I cannot wait to be a part of your big day. You're bliss is contageous and I am so happy for the two of you.
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THIS right here, THIS photoshoot is the reason I love photography. Newborn photos are my absolute favorite, there truly is no competition, and it is exciting every single time, but this shoot is so much more than that. This is about pure joy, pure love, and pure adoration by every single member of the Bissen family for their newest family member, Hannah.
During this shoot, we laughed, we said "cheese," we said "pickle," we read books, dressed up for the holidays. It was one busy and FUN evening. Beyond grateful to have captured these precious moments.
I had an absolute blast at my very first senior photo session thanks to Cody and his family. This kind, smart, and all-around fantastic human will be graduating in just a few months. So, watch out world because in 4-6 years you will be watching this guy announce/recap your favorite sports games. Congratulations on your final year in high school and I wish you the absolute best with all of your future endeavors. Enjoy every second, Cody!