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September 15, 2019

The first time I met this beautiful family, I was taking pictures for their oldest son's birthday. It's one of my favorite things, to photographic multiple celebrations in peoples lives... so of course I said YES when they asked me to come take some pictures of baby No...

We welcomed our first little baby girl into our family this April! It's still hard to believe that she is finally here, and I am amazed by how quickly she is growing. Every day we just stop in awe of how sweet and beautiful she is!

It's a whole new experience now being...

So many times, I encourage parents to get in the pictures with their children. And that looking back on those pictures, they will be so happy that they did. It can be hard, trust me I know! At 35 weeks pregnant, I realized we still hadn't taken our maternity pictures....

February 3, 2019

With the chilly New Jersey weather we have had lately, this mini family session inside their gorgeous white home was the perfect escape! And what better milestone to celebrate with pictures than a little boy's birthday party in celebration of his second birthday, AND a...

November 8, 2018

I "met" Rita on instagram while she was planning out her upcoming New York visit with her hubby. Immediately, I could tell she had a contagious personality and I could not wait to actually meet her in person! It worked out perfectly that after all of their sightseeing...

October 22, 2018

With the cooler temperatures that Kansas was getting, we managed to have a little luck with the sun and warmth the morning I was meeting the Schultze Family for their family session! We found a cute little nook in Ottawa, and took advantage of the amazing light that pe...

October 17, 2018

The very first meeting with Emily and Keith, I couldn't help but notice the strong and beautiful relationship between the two of them. Just being in each other's presence seemed to give them so much happiness and contentment! They are definitely a joy to each other, as...

October 4, 2018

Early morning sessions when in Paris is one of the most inspiring things for a destination photographer. You have almost the entire city and it's beautiful architecture in it's most peaceful state all to yourself! (There's a little destination city-shooting tip for fre...

October 3, 2018

Give me a sun filled afternoon in a field overlooking the Flint Hills, a beautiful girl in a long, flowing dress, and a handsome groom-to-be, and you have a photographers dream! Guys..... this engagement session is one for the books!

When I first met with Maria and Sutt...

September 21, 2018

I met Jessica and David for their engagement session during a heatwave in Kansas City! Regardless of the weather, these two sweetheart made their pictures look so effortless and graceful, and you could never guess by their smiles and sweet nuzzles! 

Jessica chatted abou...

August 27, 2018

This special sunrise session was the first time I had an anniversary, family, AND maternity session ALL IN ONE! What a fun and celebratory time of life this growing family is in! 

I am so honored that I get to document so many precious memories for people! As a wedding...

August 24, 2018

What started out as a headshot swap with the beautiful and super talented Kristine of Kristine Grinvalde Photography, ended as friends enjoying good food and drinks while "talking shop". As photographers, it is easy to aways be taking pictures of others and forget that...

August 23, 2018

Kay and I met these two lovebirds one evening in the crowded streets of Montmartre. We walked around the city finding little pockets of space that we could shoot in, while still enjoying the rich beauty and landmarks of the famous location. Let's just say that with my...

August 21, 2018

Nothing beats pictures in a rose garden with that soft, golden light! Sarah, Garret and Lorelei met me at the Jacob Loose Park in Kansas City while all of the flowers were still in bloom for their sweet family pictures. This has always been a favorite location of mine...

Jessie and Ronan met me at sunrise for their adorable sweet heart session at one of the most iconic places in Paris! The Eiffel Tower!!! It's amazing how quiet and romantic the city is that early in the morning, making it the perfect backdrop for our time together. 


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Hi, I'm Erin! A Kansas girl, living life in Ohio with an adventurous spirit to travel!


I love serving genuine and classic couples with timeless photographs, and have told love stories of some of the sweetest couples from around the world! 

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Based in Ohio. Available

to travel worldwide.

Midwest photographer, specializing in wedding and creative portraiture.

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