Baby Oliver ~ Madison birth photographer

A room filled with tearful surprises, unconditional love, countless heartfelt moments, and life’s greatest gifts can’t afford not to be documented. Baby Oliver entered the world about a week back and a few hours after his arrival, his parents graciously welcomed me into their room. Oliver’s two big sisters and grandparents would arrive shortly thereafter, […]

December 14, 2016


Emmy Margaret ~ Milwaukee birth photographer

If I pause to think about it all a bit too long, my heart skips a beat. I’ve followed Sara and Geoff into the operating room three times in the last three years, and I’ve followed them out with each of their beautiful babies in their arms. I’ve watched tears roll down her face three […]

October 5, 2016


Baby R ~ Milwaukee birth photographer

“How is she?” Maura asked as her husband met their baby girl for the first time. “She’s wonderful,” Heinz said as tears filled his eyes. He’d always wanted a girl. He nestled his face into 4 pounds of perfection and whispered his first words to her in Swiss German. Heinz speaks only his first language […]

February 2, 2016


Sloane and Nev ~ Madison birth photographer

Of course she’s having twins, I thought to myself this past summer. My heart fluttered a bit while I stood outside the post office with my babes ~ they were throwing rocks into the river and I had just received a message from Shawna, a bride whose wedding I photographed in 2010. From the start, […]

January 3, 2016


Jacob Thomas ~ A child in their arms.

He paced back and forth, her eyes filled with tears. I was just a bystander who knew deep in my heart, today would be the best day of their lives. Sometimes life is just too, too good. Worlds collide and two good friends fall in love. I witnessed their proposal, their wedding and now, the […]

October 23, 2015


Noah John ~ Milwaukee birth photographer

Sweet baby Noah, I saw a few things you didn’t. I saw your daddy’s nervous paces the hour before your entered this world. As you spent a few final minutes snug and warm in your mommy’s belly, I saw him bring your mommy a tissue to wipe her tears. I saw your mama’s beautiful pink […]

March 23, 2015