Our family photos!

May 23, 2013 § 2 Comments

Everyone needs a family photo once in a while…

Even us! Nicole’s parents wanted to get some family photos, so we packed up all our families and spent an hour in the meadow. Lizz brought along her boys too. It’s funny, as photographers, we have so few group family photos, since we’re the ones always taking the pictures! This was a fun experience for all, we did some groups sitting on a blanket and also got some great moments with the kids. It’s so nice to have the photos framed up around the house!










City baby Anthony is 7 months old!

June 27, 2012 § Leave a comment

We were so happy to meet up with Anthony again.

He has been busy since we last saw him, when he was only 3 weeks old! Now he is sitting up, smiling, and charming everyone he meets!






Kids shoot on the lake

May 17, 2012 § Leave a comment

This issue of Time Out Kids brought us out on the lake.


Kids fashion for the summer issue brought us somewhere we’ve never been, on the lake in Chicago (even though we grew up here….). It was a fun afternoon battling the waves, the oncoming rain and way too much cute.




Thanks to Erica Gannett for co-shooting and putting it together, Kevin Aeh and Martina Sheehan for the cute outfits and The Star of Chicago, for being an awesome boat. And of course, the adorable models who went out with us on their day off school.


Merry Christmas!

December 25, 2011 § Leave a comment


Thank you to all the wonderful families and couples

Who shared time with us this year

And shared their cheer

Merry Christmas to all

Whether it’s the first in your life

Or the first as a couple

Best to you and yours.




Cy’s Holiday Photo

December 8, 2011 § 4 Comments


Last night we did it!

Cy’s annual holiday card photo, by his parents Nicole and Calbee. This is the select because we liked his Jim Morrison pose. It’s a long exposure to burn in the lights so some of the lights appear to be on top of his arm, hand, and head. Kind of like the sugar plums dancing in kids’ heads this time of year!

Happy Holidays!

Holiday kids photos

December 1, 2011 § Leave a comment

Jamison had a blast playing with lights.

We worked together for a story in Time Out Chicago Kids.. I think this shoot may inspire my own holiday photo of Cy this year… stay tuned.

Holiday Kid

Baby photos, modern meets vintage

November 30, 2011 § 2 Comments

Meet Matilda!
With the weather changing from day to day, sometimes making pictures outside isn’t an option.
We had some fun with a classic style. Timeless images are something you can just
never have enough of, especially with a modern twist.




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