the blog

this is where you can read about my life – photoshoots, weddings, client accounts… all of it, is right here, so you can get an idea of why it is that i do what i do.

colleen | graduate 5.8.17

colleen | graduation photos 5.8.17 my last shoot of graduation season was with colleen - a magnificently inspiring, driven, and creative young woman who is going to do amazing things. she and i have known each other for a while, because we majored in the same program...

jorge | graduate 5.4.17

jorge | graduation photos 5.4.17 have i mentioned that there was significant rain this graduation season? well there was. it was pretty intense. i rescheduled this shoot twice, and we ended up going with a day it was raining anyway because basically we had to get it...

leena | graduate 5.3.17

leena | graduation photos 5.3.17 this graduation season has been very, very rainy. i've had to reschedule more shoots than i think i ever have, and there have been more cloudy evenings than there have been clear ones. good thing for me (and leena) we ended up with an...

veronica + michael | couples 8.20.16

veronica + michael | couples celebration 8.20.16 i'm posting a sort of throwback this weekend, because my new site was in progress when these couples photos were taken! anyway - you probably recognize veronica - she's a brilliant fashion blogger and model who i work...

jenna + louis | engaged 4.2.17

jenna + louis | engaged 4.2.17   jenna and louis met at the university of dayton, so they thought it was only appropriate we took their engagement photos on campus! although i have to admit, it was their cat (because yes, they brought their cat with them!) who got...

peter | 4.8.17

peter | grad photography 4.8.17   there are occasions, where a shoot has to be rescheduled for one reason or another. for example - peter and i were supposed to get together to take his graduation photos on the 6th - buuuuuuuuut the midwest decided it was going to...

kaitlin | 4.2.17

kaitlin | senior photography 4.2.17 sometimes i know exactly what i'm getting into when i go to a shoot - i've met with the client beforehand, we got coffee (or tea) and we talked about what they wanted. we made a game plan, maybe wrote a few things down - maybe we...

todd weidner | radio session

todd weidner | radio session 3.28.17 last week, i was able to spend time in the studio at dayton wudr 99.5 fm with dr. j, of your tuesday afternoon alternative (which you can listen to online every tuesday starting at 3 pm by clicking here). we were in the studio with...

alecia + patrick | 2.5.17

alecia + patrick | engagement 2.5.17 some couples are very serious - they look deeply into each others eyes in front of the camera, and pretend i'm not there. these couples are great to work with, but... not quite as fun as working with pairs like alecia and patrick!...