One of the most obsessed topic around scheduling a photoshoot is the location. Each person has something that they are looking for in the perfect spot. Pretty backdrop, greenery, flowers, texture or a connection to the place. Well, a week or so ago, a small photography group I am apart of suggested a challenge - Make pretty photos in an ugly spot. CHALLENGE ACCEPTED!!! I borrowed my neighbors girls and went to some ugly spots around the Historic Woodstock Square. Let me tell
A benefit of living in McHenry County is that at every turn you feel like your somewhere else. The natural landscape is a gift, just add mountains and a beach for the perfect place to live. I also come across clients like Jenna and Eric who have land in their family that is dreamy. Eric’s family has a farm in Union, Il where the couple plans on marrying in October of 2018. This is where I met them for their engagement shoot. October of 2017 was kind of mean to us, we had rain
Phew, what. A. Year.
September to Christmas was a whirlwind for me. I barely slept between weddings, editing, family shoots, babies, and mini sessions. My birthday flew by, my License expired and I didn’t notice til TSA told me this month, I celebrated holidays with friends and family, wrapped presents, and ate a lot. Like I said, I had so much fun doing it all and wouldn’t trade it. Here is a peek of what those 4 months looked like for me.
THE FAMILIES AND KIDDOS: