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Katherine | Class of 2019

Katherine is my first Class of 2019 graduate! and holy cow she is beautiful!

True to the Texas Panhandle, our first attempt to meet for photos was rained out. But we met up on a beautiful afternoon and spent most of our time just hanging out and chatting.

I don’t know Katherine too well. But in the short time we spent together, I know that she has a bright future ahead of her and will accomplish much in this world. When you meet someone like Katherine, it reinforces your faith in her generation. and I love that I had a brief moment of one on one time with her!

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Hazel’s Birthday

I love birth photography for no other reason than this:

I get to witness a miracle. And I get to tell the story!

I photographed Kirstin’s first birth. Over the years she has become a friend and even a voice of reason for me. I have been privileged enough to be able to witness her family grow and thrive over the years. When she told me she would like me to join her for the birth of their second child, I was so excited.

I knew this would be a sweet day when this family of three would meet their newest member.

They waited to find out what they were having. They happily welcomed a beautiful baby girl!Logan is the sweetest little guy. He was so excited to meet his baby sister and immediately loved her. It brought a tear to my eye. Shannon and Kirstin; thank you for sharing your most intimate and special moments with me. I so adore your family and knowing you through the years. It is a complete joy to know you, be friends with you and to celebrate you through photos.

be infinitely blessed

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Jeff and Kelli | Engagement

“i’m sorry we just laughed the entire time”

Kelli apologized to me after their Save the Date session earlier this year. For laughing too much. What?

I told her not to apologize to me ever again for that. I loved that they laughed and couldn’t focus on me … because that meant that they were completely engaged with each other.

The day we met for their engagement photos proved to be a repeat of our previous session. Kelli beamed nonstop. They retold their story to me about how they  met and started dating; when they knew they had found the one. 

And no matter the heat and mosquitos and surprises nature brought us during our shoot, these two were present with each other and clearly in love. And that… that makes my job so very easy.

One of my most favorite subtleties is the way a man will look at his fiancé when she isn’t looking.

Jeff and Kelli – it sometimes blows my mind how I knew you both before your journey began. I love that your paths crossed and then joined. Thank you for giving me the honor of recording your love story. For including me in the excitement and the memories! I know the best of life is yet to come and cannot wait to see how you fun marriage is for you both. Keep on jumping, Kelli!!!

be infinitely blessed

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Back to School Sale!

Can you believe summer is coming to a close and it’s time to get the kiddos ready for school again? I am soooo excited to offer Back to School mini sessions this year! I haven’t done this in quite some time and I get requests often for it. So I decided to pair your cuties with a vintage school bus!!!!

To snag your session on August 8th and 9th only, click THIS LINK and get signed up!!!

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JoElle | Oklahoma City Newborn Photographer

Jonathan and Courtney were married several years ago and I had the honor of being their wedding photographer. I was there when he proposed, when they said, “I do” and now as they celebrate becoming a family with this precious little doll.

I feel so honored to be asked to join them in this next chapter of life. After we finished, I think I held this baby girl for a good hour…. AKA: not-long-enough.

can it get sweeter than this???
Dear Courtney…. motherhood looks amazing on you. seeing Jonathan with his little girl…. it’s the kind of moment that will melt your heart. Jonathan and Courtney – thank you so very much for opening your home to me and for asking me to celebrate with you. Meeting JoElle was just what I needed. I know this little girl is special and has mighty plans set out for her! I can only hope to always be able to witness your celebrations and growth as a family! love you BIG.

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