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Bean and Rocio Engagement Session Part 1 in Clare, Michigan

  I was incredibly happy when I found out my long time friends Bean and Rocio got engaged on Valentine’s day this year. Bean proposed to Rocio when they were on vacation in Spain. In March Rocio told me the sad news that her dog was ill and wouldn’t be alive much longer. She asked […]

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New Personal Work with Model Brittany in Clare, Michigan

  I had a great time photographing friend and model Brittany last week in Clare, Michigan. I had wanted to do a shoot out in my parent’s cabin for sometime now. Huge thanks to Brittany for tolerating the fickle weather and bumpy ride back to the cabin.

New Print Up at The Four Leaf Brewing in Downtown Clare, Michigan

  A new print of mine is up and for sale at Four Leaf Brewing in downtown Clare, Michigan. Stop by take a look and have some great food and beer while you are there. This image was shot in early 2017 near Coleman, Michigan during a foggy morning. The image is printed on metal […]

Headshots with Nate Morse at The Energize Workspace

  I had a great time photographing Nate Morse at the Energize Workspace in early April. Here is a quick headshot I did of Nate using one of the walls at Energize for the background. Nate was super easy to work with; I had a great time photographing him.  

Headshots with Morgan Roberts of Splendid Events

  I had a great time photographing Morgan Roberts from Splendid Events at the Energize Workspace in early April. Morgan was a pleasure to work with. I can’t wait to work with her more with wedding clients in the future. If you are looking for a great local wedding planner I would highly recommend Morgan […]

Hostetler Family Portrait in Clare, Michigan

  I had a great time photographing the Hostetler family in late March. This session came together last minute when a head shot client canceled due to weather allowing for an opening for the Hostetlers. The Hostetlers were incredibly friendly and easy to work with. Huge thanks to them for tolerating the rainy weather during […]

FAQ: How Much Do You Charge?

  The creation fee for various shoots is as follows: Family Portrait Session $199 Senior Portrait Session $149 Engagement or Couples Portrait Session $149 Pet Portrait Session $99 Children Portrait Session $99 Wedding Creation Fee $1000 The creation fee for all of these sessions includes travel, pre-session consultation, planning, session, retouching, viewing session, and digital […]

Thinking Locally

  When I was in my senior year of high school I couldn’t wait for it to be over with. I just wanted to be at Hallmark Institute of Photography. I was accepted to Hallmark in September 2011 and couldn’t wait for my senior year to be over with so I could be a student […]

New Personal Work with Model Karra in Clare, Michigan

  I had a great time working with model Karra again. Karra and I have worked together several times of the last few years and it has been great to see her grow as a model and I as a photographer. For this shoot with shot in the trails just behind Pettit Park in Clare, […]