Maddie {high school senior}

I photographed Maddie at the home she grew up in.  It is also the home her father grew up in.  It was wonderful being in a place with so much meaningful history. 

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Delores Barr Weaver Policy Center for Girls

The work this organization does is inspired.  To learn more, visit their website:

I wish all young girls had access to supportive women guiding them to find their voices.

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Four Generations

If you have been around me lately, you know I've been obsessed with exploring beauty...I am especially interested in the beauty I see so often when I'm photographing--it's palpable, but hard describe.  It feels to me, like the beauty of a spirit.  Polished, retouched flawless faces don't interest me the way this force of spirit shining in someone's eyes does.   This line of beautiful women epitomized for me that quest.  It's hard to contain the love I feel for Kimtasha.  She is a makeup artist, and we have worked together in the hectic d

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David's year

As David hits another birthday, I love looking back at photographs of him from the past year.  Treasuring each day with him watching him grow up right before my eyes, and I'm so thankful for his patience with me and my camera!

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"Being okay with dying is a weird place to be"

Please go visit this trailer for Lee Lipsenthal's upcoming book,  Enjoy Every Sandwich.

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Following your bliss...

A few weeks ago, we made the trip to Madison to visit Jesse as he is getting settled into grad school.  There is something magical to me about witnessing him following his dreams--it makes me so happy to see how much he loves his life.  It was such a treat to see his new world and meet his new friends.

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