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Jill + Joel | Crescent City + Gilman rural wedding
 
  • Jill + Joel | Crescent City + Gilman rural wedding

  • I had a fantastic time on Saturday with Jill, Joel and their entire wedding party. This group was so fun, and made me feel like part of the group from the first minute I was there. #clutchforever Ha! I about died when I saw Jill's amazing bouquet. She is seriously a girl after my own heart with thos[...]
St. Jude Runs | Mason City to Peoria 5th Anniversary Run
 
  • St. Jude Runs | Mason City to Peoria 5th Anniversary Run

  • **MORE IMAGES & PRINT ORDERING AVAILABLE HERE.** 25% of all proceeds will go toward Mason City's 2015 run. In early August I had the privilege of photographing the 5th Anniversary of the Mason City (IL) to Peoria St. Jude Run. This year the team had a remarkable 84 runners and easily surpassed the[...]
Catlin | Holly Birch Photography Intern + Senior Model
 
  • Catlin | Holly Birch Photography Intern + Senior Model

  • Today I'd like to introduce you to Catlin (aka Cat), my current intern! Cat does anything and everything around the office for me -- prepping blog posts (you may have seen her as the author of several wedding posts lately), culling photos, some light editing, prepping wedding consultation folders, [...]
Ryan + Courtnie | Allerton Mansion Wedding | Monticello, Piatt County
 
Maria + David | St. John's + Refinery wedding | Champaign
 
  • Maria + David | St. John's + Refinery wedding | Champaign

  • Maria + David were surrounded by a great group of friends at their wedding on Saturday. Their wedding party were all such easy-going good sports, and they made our jobs so fun and easy. The Refinery was beautifully decorated with floor to ceiling drapery, champagne uplighting and gold chiavari cha[...]
Amy | Mansfield maternity photographer
 
  • Amy | Mansfield maternity photographer

  • Amy contacted me a couple months ago about doing her maternity session. So we waited until just the right time (about 34 weeks) and photographed her with the beautiful backdrop of her lovely decorated house. I loved the pink stripes in the nursery and the deep teal in the master bedroom! Amy also [...]
Vendor Spotlight | heArtwork by LO | Charcoal Portrait Drawing Artist
 
LinkedIn headshots + Michelle's Bridal Staff | Urbana headshot photographer
 
Steve + Wade | University of Illinois Arboretum Wedding
 
  • Steve + Wade | University of Illinois Arboretum Wedding

  • Steve + Wade have been together for quite a while, and actually had a civil ceremony in Vermont back in 2001. So when they went to get their marriage license from Champaign County, it was easy peasy and it was retroactive back to 2001. Pretty cool! They had a nice, short ceremony on the Sycamore P[...]
  • Marie + Drew | Champaign Parks engagement photography

  • Marie + Drew are planning an elegant country club wedding for next June. They were the first couple to book me for 2015! They didn't have a preference as to where we met for the session, so I suggested a couple local parks -- one I hadn't been to in a few years, and one that I'd never photographed [...]
Boudoir Mini Sessions + Makeup | July 13
 
  • Boudoir Mini Sessions + Makeup | July 13

  • The next date for the Champaign Boudoir by Holly Birch Photography mini boudoir sessions is set for Sunday, July 13. There are still 4 spots remaining starting at 4pm in Champaign. The hotel location will be disclosed upon booking, along with other pertinent information on preparing for your ses[...]