Monthly Archives: July 2012

Cole & Maryrose: Black Hills Wedding Photographer

A week before the wedding, I sat and talked one last time with Maryrose about her timeline and what she and Cole wanted for their wedding day. Listening to her speak, a clear pattern developed. In everything, she wanted it to be about her and her new husband.  About the love she has for Cole […]

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Mike, Megan, Greta & Nora: Rapid City Family Photographer

Remember these guys? When Megan emailed wanting summery photographs of her family to mark Nora’s first birthday, I couldn’t have been more excited. After talking through some ideas, we decided on a picnic in the park. The thing I loved most about this shoot—other than when Greta completely melted my heart by holding my hand—was […]

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Film Diaries

A few of my favorite black and white photos from a recent roll of film. Happy Tuesday!     Geeky Stuff for those who wonder: Film-Kodak T-Max 400, exposed at 200 ISO. Developed and scanned by Indie Photo Lab. Camera-Canon EOS-3 and various Canon lenses  

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Zach & Shanna: Rapid City Wedding Photographer


I asked him how he was feeling. “Nervous,” was the answer. He questioned a first look, wondering why he couldn’t just see her now. I think he was secretly wishing he could “accidentally” bump into Shanna in the hallway of her parents’ home,  knowing that if he could just talk to her, hug her, his […]

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Miki: Black Hills Senior Photographer

It’s hard to imagine that I met this beautiful girl when she was in middle school—a couple of years before we became cousins in-law (that’s a real thing, right?).  It feels very sudden that she’s a senior in high school, prettier than ever, and on her way to doing bright things. During Miki’s short break […]

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