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Coping

A while back, I was lucky enough to spend some time with Marcia, a resident at Housing Options in Evanston, a nonprofit that offers affordable housing for adults suffering from mental illness. Marcia suffers from bipolar disorder and was in emergency housing before she found a place at Housing Options seven years ago. “It’s a…

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A Trip Downstate

A few weeks ago, I had the pleasure of heading down to Champaign to photograph an engagement session with Brooke and Jared, new clients of mine that went to school at the University of Illinois. I got there early to scout a few locations and decided on the U of I Arboretum for most of…

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Picture Taking People

I just got back from an amazing weekend at the IPPA photo conference in St. Louis. I am feeling more inspired, excited and enthusiastic than I have felt in awhile and I can’t wait to get back to work and start on some new projects. I just want to personally thank everyone who came and…

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Impromptu Portraits

Spent the better part of yesterday in Champaign scouting and shooting an engagement session for a couple whose wedding I will be shooting in July. (I’ll post those photos once I’m done editing!) I had an hour or two to kill so I wandered around the University of Illinois campus with my friend Adam. We…

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