Tags archives: Champaign

  • Kelly + Brian | Urbana Country Club wedding

  • What a day we had Saturday! I started out with the ladies at Kelly's family's home in Champaign, while my second photographer Libby met the guys at the Hyatt Place in downtown. Everyone was mostly relaxed, while Kelly added a bit of finishing touches to her vows. Once everyone was ready, we headed[...]
  • Emily + Peter | Pear Tree Estate wedding | Champaign

  • I never quite know what to expect when I haven't met a couple prior to their wedding day. But when I walked up to the "First Look" site where Peter would see Emily in her wedding gown for the first time, everything was as perfect as I could have imagined. Emily hugged me right away and basically t[...]
  • Sam + Ben | Downtown Champaign + campustown engagement

  • Sam + Ben are getting married in June of 2017 and I'm so looking forward to it! Ben's sister-in-law Emily is one of my frequent second shooters, so we have worked together a TON! Emily knew when these two got engaged and started planning their wedding that she wanted to be a part of the festivitie[...]
  • Megan + Casey | iHotel wedding ceremony + reception

  • This past Saturday was an absolutely perfect day! Megan + Casey planned a March wedding to maximize their Spring Break days off, and the weather cooperated so nicely! The pink magnolia trees were in full bloom around the University of Illinois campus, which made a lovely backdrop for many of their p[...]
Illini Men's Basketball | Big Ten sports photography
  • Illini Men's Basketball | Big Ten sports photography

  • It's been a couple years since I photographed any Illini sports, but I got the opportunity to get back on the court for two games this season. I'll also be back on the sidelines for the football Spring Game and 2 games this fall. This will be a good balance for me because it was hard to do every g[...]
The Reset Conference | Coming to iHotel in Champaign March 13-14
  • Tina + Joon | Holiday wedding at Hilton Champaign

  • Tina + Joon planned their wedding for the day after Christmas, which worked out great, except for all the RAIN Champaign got that day and the next two! We didn't have too many options for photos, but we used as much of the Hilton property as we could to maximize their wedding collection. We starte[...]
  • Emily + Jordan | Pear Tree Estate winter wedding

  • Emily + Jordan were blessed with this amazing unseasonably mild December we're having at their wedding this past Saturday. I woke up to sunny skies, and couldn't have been more thrilled for this pair! Pear Tree was all decked out for the holidays too, which tied in nicely with the couple's metallic[...]
  • C.E. | Judah Christian High School senior

  • When we met for C.E.'s session, it was the first time I'd met him, but I'd heard several great things from his mother Rhonda! She and I are in a women's networking group together, and she has given me a small peek into C.E.'s school and personal life and interests. He took my directions well and d[...]