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Family Thanksgiving in Film 2014

I decided since I was in the middle of a TON of catching up on editing that this year I’d shoot our family Thanksgiving celebration and traditions on film instead of digital, so I could just mail it out and get the scans back and ready to share!! Obviously this was a bit tough, considering...

Kids on Film ~ Chicago Film Photographer

When we were home over Easter I decided to pull out my Mamiya and shoot a roll of the kids goofing off! (I should note: I hadn’t fully anticipated how difficult and frustrating that might be… haha! Props to any family photographers out there who shoot film!) As I was getting the camera set up my...

Looking in from the outside ~ Our Infertility Journey

I’ve been trying to transition to not only shooting film on vacations and trips we take, but also shooting it at home just for the heck of it – instead of constantly documenting life with my iPhone around here. Last month after we had a particularly difficult doctor’s appointment, we went out for lunch and...

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