What makes up a portrait.  Well for one, there needs to be someone in the photo.  You.  You make a portrait so special.  Without you, it would just be a photo of a background, a place outdoors, or the grass or rocks around.  You give a portrait life, you make it important.  You make a […]


Time is ticking down to graduation.  It’s almost 1 month away!  Can you believe it?  Well for all of you procrastinators out there, if you haven’t had your senior photos taken now is your chance.  I’m offering a Friends session for the next two weeks until April 29th. So call to book your session, bring […]

Happy March :)

Aren’t you excited that we are finally into the month of March?  I am!  I can’t wait for winter to go away and warmer weather to grace our presence!  Warmer weather means one thing for me…outdoor photo shoots!  I’ve got some great locations lined up this year, so if you are in need of family […]


I hope you’ve enjoyed the work you’ve seen over the past several years!  There are many reasons why I love photography and I hope there are many reasons you keep coming back here to see new and updated images.  One of the things that I’ve failed you in the past few years is actually keeping […]

New Toy

I’ve added a new toy in my arsenal of equipment.  So far, I love it.  Take a look and see if you can tell what it is! Become a Fan Here

Kids Are The Greatest

What a fun family that came to the studio a few months ago.  Their kids were the greatest and we were able to get some wonderful images that I’ll be sure to share with you later this week.  But today to start out our Monday I wanted to share one on a lighter note.  Just […]

A Wedding Day Portrait

Mark and Amanda were married in Branson this year.  After their wedding and reception we traveled to the Japanese Stroll Garden in Springfield for a few more portraits of just the couple.  I think they turned out great and wanted to share one of Amanda!

Wet Rainy Day Today

Looking back over several senior portrait session, I have come to realize how wonderful our summer was. The weather was great, and it never seemed to get to hot either.  But with the rain coming down today I wanted to look not that far back and look at a portrait I shot for Kory.  He […]

One week closer to Winter

I want to ask you a question today.  When was the last time you had your family portraits taken?  I don’t mean the last time you were together and aunt Millie* took her point and shoot and told you to smile.  I mean the last time that you met with someone who was concerned about […]

A Portrait for Your Wednesday

Just a quick stop in this morning to wish everyone a happy Wednesday and to share a recent portrait of one of our local HS Seniors.  Kaitlyn visited me here in the studio with her mom and we were able to  have a wonderful photo session.  They both came in today to pick through their […]