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I am Kate. A dog momma, daughter, sister, aunt and loving girlfriend. I am a chaser of light, a moment protector and an imagery artist. I love Harry Potter, country drives and a tall glass of sangria - red please! Read More...

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January 2, 2020

Calla really wanted a fall engagement session and I just did not want to disappoint her. Two days before their session was scheduled we got slammed with a snow storm. I thought for sure we would finally lose the last bit of leaves and she would have to settle for winter only. We postponed a […]

December 27, 2019

Olivia and Brayden’s engagement session was so special. I got to photograph them on the property where they will be holding their wedding ceremony and eventually one day building their dream home! These two fit so perfectly together, and I just loved getting to know them both! Olivia and Brayden have known each other since […]

December 20, 2019

What an amazing afternoon I had with Alyssa and Cody for their engagement session! We were to shoot their sessions day prior b ut a snow storm came through an forced us to reschedule. Thankfully the snow melted quickly and we still had some gorgeous fall leaves to work with! Alyssa and Cody met while […]

December 17, 2019

Lizzy and Daniel are the cutest couple ever! Lizzy came to their session a little nervous about being in photos, but she found the cutests outfits and once I got her cuddling up with Daniel, and Lizzy got him laughing, they both just opened up perfectly! I just loved all of the personality I got […]

December 5, 2019

Taylor and Dustin are such a sweet couple! I have been looking forward to their engagement session for awhile now. They came and met with me to talk about the details of their wedding last winter, so we have been planning their session for some time now! These two have a strong bond over a […]

November 12, 2019

Meg and Michael are such a sweet couple! I really had fun getting to know them and cruising around the lake photographing their engagement photos! Michael admitted to me that he loved cuddling Meg (or maybe she called him out on it haha) but I loved how adorable they were snuggling up together on a […]

October 29, 2019

Katie was a bridesmaid in a wedding I shot a few years ago (hey Bree and James!!) and I always remember her being so sweet and helpful. So I was so excited when she reached out to me about photographing her and Matt’s wedding! Katie and Matt have been friends since high school, they lost […]

October 28, 2019

We tried for a Fall engagement session for Rob and Amanda but instead it ended up being about 80 degrees. Regardless, it was so much fun working with them and capturing their love! Their sweet puppy Zeus joined in and totally stole the show! I had first met Rob in a networking group when he […]

October 25, 2019

I had so much fun running around Springfield with Kalea and Jordan for their engagement session! These two both grew up in the area and love all things about their city, so I loved capturing them in it! Kalea is such a bubbly, energetic person with a big heart and Jordan is so outgoing and […]

September 25, 2019

Michelle and Charles grew up just 30 miles away from each other, but they didn’t meet until college on Michelle first night of her freshman year at the University of Illinois. Charles was a year in already and the perfect gentlemen to show Michelle around campus. They bonded over a love for the outdoors and […]


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