Ladies and gentlemen, I give you one of the sweetest families! These guys gifted their mother a family photo shoot for her birthday. What a perfect way to celebrate and commemorate this moment with your family?
We met for an early morning photo shoot at Shawnee Mission Park. There is something so tranquil about this beautiful park early in the morning. Barely anyone is there, except for a few runners and fishermen, which is perfect for photo shoots! Read More
A couple of weeks ago I had the opportunity to visit my alma mater's city of Lincoln, Nebraska, for a photo shoot! Two of my old running buddies contacted me this spring to photograph their sweet family. We've run together for many years in an Omaha-to-Lincoln relay race, but I've never had the chance to meet their kids until now! Read More
A few weeks ago I had the pleasure of photographing The Good Fuzz's concert at Konrad's in Lee's Summit! I'd never heard the band play, and they were great! I really enjoyed listening to their renditions of some old classics while I shot away. The band found me through my work with the Pretzel Boy's KC, which is super gratifying. I love referrals!! Read More
This past weekend Vince and I were in San Francisco celebrating my mom's birthday. As luck would have it, the Color Factory has just opened right in the heart of SF! Vince and I scooped up two tickets. The price shocked us at first ($35 a pop), but it was so worth it let me tell you. Read More
In June, I flew to the Galapagos for two weeks of adventure. The first week, I volunteered on a nature reserve on the island of San Cristobal. The second week, I went island hopping with Vince. Today I'm writing about my time volunteering on the Jatun Sacha reserve.
I spent the week learning about conservation efforts on the islands. Invasive species, mostly introduced via cargo planes and ships bringing supplies to the islands, have dangerously crowded out some of the Galapagos' most treasured and rare species. Blackberry bushes are the worst offender since they spread so quickly. Read More