Saturday we hosted our 2nd annual portrait event for MVTHS Homecoming. Being from Mount Vernon, it’s always fun to see old {and new} faces, talk to parents and reminisce about the days when we flocked Cedarhurst’s property for massive amounts of photos! Oh to be ‘young’ again. HA! When we started hosting events like this […]

October 9, 2019

2019 MVTHS Homecoming Portraits

I’ve always admired couples who have dated a long period of time before moving onto marriage. I think it says a lot about their commitment and ability to persevere through adversity. Aubrie and River have been together for years. Through college, a career that sends River away for stretches of time (he works for the […]

October 8, 2019

Aubrie & River – An Early Fall Engagement in Hamilton County, Illinois

A few weeks ago we had some scheduling issues beyond our control that pushed our 2019-2020 Senior Street Team and me way out of our comfort zone. I had to quickly come up with a shoot concept to replace one we were having to reschedule. A photographer that I follow had shared recently about The […]

September 12, 2019

The Beauty Project 2019 – Senior Street Team

As you might know, holidays tend to throw your week for a loop. So when I told Libby her blog post would be live Tuesday, that was my intention…. Until I realized that yesterday was Tuesday and I hadn’t prepped her session. With that being said, I am so sorry Libby! I’m a day late […]

September 4, 2019

Tyler & Libby | A Sun-drenched Engagement in Southeast Missouri

You read the header right, y’all! Emma came to SoIL all the way from KANSAS! How cool is that!? She wanted photos with her bestie/cousin that lives here so what better way than to make a trip and make it happen! Getting to know Emma and her mom, Kerri, was so much fun! We made […]

August 14, 2019

Emma – Butler County, Kansas | Class of 2020

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