Tags archives: Arboretum

  • Beth + Curtis | Fall golden hour engagement pictures

  • Last week I had the pleasure of meeting Beth + Curtis, a couple of teachers who were so easy to work with! I always wonder how the final product will look when I photograph a couple that I've never met before, but I couldn't be happier with these results! They chose perfectly complimentary outfits[...]
Christy + Ryan | Urbana Unitarian Universalist wedding ceremony + reception
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[...]
  • Kevin + Brent | UI Arboretum engagement session

  • Kevin + Brent are a super sweet couple! I'm very much looking forward to their black tie wedding in Urbana this September. It was a pleasure to meet Brent's kids at the session, as well as the couple's two dogs. We started out the session at the University of Illinois Arboretum, and then I talked[...]
  • Abby + Justin : Champaign Memorial Stadium Wedding

  • Justin + Abby were blessed with a gorgeous day for their July 20 wedding. The light for their super-cute First Look and portrait session was about as good as we could have asked for. Abby look stunning in her beautiful gown, and as a fellow redhead, I told her that I thought she chose the color of [...]
  • Rachel + Kit : Champaign iHotel wedding + reception

  • Rachel + Kit's wedding was plagued by the dreaded June rain we've been having about every Saturday. At the last minute, they moved their outdoor Arboretum wedding indoors to the iHotel, and everyone pulled together and the ceremony went smoothly and perfectly. Kudos to the iHotel staff and Rachel [...]
  • A.J. & Craig : Urbana engagement session

  • A.J. & Craig are getting married in June in my hometown of Easton, Illinois, followed by the reception in Lincoln. They made a trip over to Urbana though for their engagement session, and brought along A.J.'s son Max to get a couple family shots in as well. For couples who already have kids, I thi[...]