Planning outfits for your engagement session can be one of the most stressful things EVER!! Most times, you’ve never even had professional photos taken together, and trying to coordinate outfits is a huge task. Today, I’m sharing all of my favorite stores to shop for the perfect engagement session dresses and outfits for girls AND […]

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Frankfort, Illinois Fall Engagement Photos

Engagement Photo Outfits: Where to Shop

I’ve said this SO many times, but photographing another photographer is one of the greatest things ever!! When Elise reached out about scheduling her graduation session, I was too excited, especially when I found out she was graduating from Illinois State University. ISU’s campus is so beautiful, and I love any chance I can get […]

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Seniors

Bloomington-Normal-IL-Senior-Photographer

Illinois State University Graduation Photos | Elise | Bloomington-Normal Senior Photographer

This was the most PERFECT Spring day for Samantha and Austin’s engagement session! When Samantha sent me photos of their property in Milford, IL and said she’d love to do their engagement session there, I was over-the-moon excited!! Their land is the prettiest ever (and definitely any Illinois photographer’s DREAM)! These two were full of […]

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Milford, Illinois Engagement Photos

Milford, IL Engagement Photos | Samantha + Austin | Illinois Engagement Photographer

Seriously, I just LOVE these two!! I met Alisa through her sweet cousin, Sara. (see Sara’s wedding blog HERE) Fransen Nature Area in Bloomington-Normal is one of my very favorite locations in the Central Illinois area for engagement photos. It’s the prettiest little spot with the most PERFECT light!! When I get to go to […]

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Fransen Nature Area Engagement Photos

Bloomington-Normal, Illinois Engagement Photos at Fransen Nature Area | Alisa + Alec

Karlie is seriously one of the sweetest girls I’ve ever met, and I absolutely LOVED getting to photograph her senior photos! When she first reached out to me over the summer, I was so excited to finally meet her in person. I could tell from her very first message that we would get along so […]

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Seniors

Kankakee County Senior Photographer

Bourbonnais, IL Senior Photos | Clifton Central HS Senior | Karlie

These two are seriously some of the sweetest people ever! I photographed their engagement session this past summer, and it was AMAZING. During their session at Perry Farm Park in Bourbonnais, all of the tall grass and wildflowers were in their prime, and their engagement session is still one of my favorites. Their wedding day […]

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Tinley Park Wedding Pictures in the rain-Illinois Wedding Photographer

Tinley Park, Illinois Wedding Photos | Sara + Drew

Jen was one of my very best friends from high school!! We played volleyball together, and she’s just the sweetest ever! When she reached out to me about photographing her graduation photos, I was so excited and eager to be able to get out and do her session. When chatting about location ideas and Jen […]

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Seniors

Couples Photos at ONU in Bourbonnais,IL-Illinois Engagement Photographer

Bourbonnais, IL Graduation and Couples Photos | Grand Valley State University | Jen

Oh, I’m so excited to be sharing Katelyn’s senior session on the blog! Katelyn found me through my amazing senior hairstylist, Sara! Sara does all of my seniors’ hair in preparation for their senior sessions, and I just love her!! I actually photographed Sara and her new husband Brian’s wedding in February, and it was […]

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Seniors

Bourbonnais Senior Photographer-Elle Taylor Photography

Kankakee County Senior Photos | Manteno HS Senior | Katelyn

I just LOVE these two!! Since they met at Illinois State University, it only made sense for us to start their engagement session on ISU’s campus. This campus is one of my favorite locations for Central IL engagement photos and absolutely one of my favorites in Bloomington! After campus, we headed to Lexington to a […]

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Bloomington IL Engagement Photos

Illinois State University + Lexington Farm Engagement Photos | Kaiti + Josh

I have just loved all of my seniors this year, and Maddie is no exception! This girl is such a sweetheart. For her senior session, it was coooooold! There was snow on the ground, but she was such a trooper in braving the temps (especially while wearing a dress)! For her senior photos, we used […]

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Seniors

Senior Photos in Frankfort, Illinois

Maddie | Downtown Frankfort Senior Photos | BBCHS Senior

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