Monthly Archives: October 2011

Happy Halloween!

My mom always believed in making our own costumes with things we already had, so the above pictures of my brother and I always make me smile. Although I must say, I’m not sure why anyone would already own those glasses… From left to right: Alvin, Boxcar Willie, menacing pirate, and a granny. Happy Halloween, […]

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Shanna & Zach: Rapid City Engagement Photography

They shared a dance at his cousin’s wedding, and have a photo of that moment hanging in their apartment. “It’s horrible,” she told me. Not so because they didn’t know what to say, or because they weren’t as light on their feet as they may have hoped. But because that photo is awkward. And for […]

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Andrea & Aric: Black Hills Engagement Photography

After only three or four minutes of discussing wedding plans with Aric and Andrea, I knew I wanted to work with them. They had questions, gorgeous smiles, and didn’t mind my being inquisitive. Aric and Andrea are both students at BHSU in Spearfish, and are planning their wedding for next August. Aric is studying photography […]

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Dustin & Tyffany: Black Hills Wedding Photographer

Outside of the church it was cold and dark. The rain didn’t even consider a short break—not even for Dustin and Tyffany’s first look. I was disappointed. But most of all, I didn’t want Tyffany to be disappointed. Inside the church I found a bride, smiling and laughing and tearing up at the thought of […]

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Matea: Black Hills Senior Photographer

Last week I followed a red Kia Soul out into the country. Through pine trees. Over cattle guards. And onto the most perfect property for senior photos that I’ve ever seen. It was a dream, really, with a lake and dock, boats, outbuildings, and a back road covered with aspen leaves—fallen gold confetti. And then […]

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