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Celebrating Life is your Passion
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Written by Ashley S. How Nick and I Met: It all started out the way most modern day romances start out, with a dating app. We met on Hinge and started talking in August of 2019. But didn’t have our first date until October. (Thank you Nick for your persistence.) We dated until December when […]

Ashley & Nick’s Engagement Session

September 14, 2022

Behind the rows of white chairs, a painter stood quietly, etching out tracings of the Bride and Groom as they stood hand in hand. It was a gorgeous late August afternoon with big rolling clouds and warm bright sunshine. Carly and Jon’s dog Kali was weaving in and out of the couple and their bridal […]

Carly & Jon’s Wedding

September 10, 2021

It was the first week of January and the wind chill constantly reminded us. Kari, Tom, and I met up at Hills and Dales Metro park for a really REALLY special photography session. They wanted a gallery full of images and portraits to use for the most joyous and emotional journey of their life – […]

Maverick’s Shoes

August 26, 2021

The Dayton Arcade has been a completely hidden gem for a few decades after closing it’s doors in the 90s. Several attempts to renovate always seem to end abruptly, much to the disappointment of the Dayton natives who remembered the true splendor of this unique and exquisite architectural masterpiece. And now, adding to the rich […]

The Dayton Arcade

April 23, 2021

Little Seia was bundled up when she walked into the warm studio, clutching the hands of both of her parents. The chilly February morning air left a tinge of pink on both of her cheeks as she looked around slightly unsure of the situation. But when her baby doll appeared amongst the items packed for […]

Seia’s Favorite Things

February 25, 2021

New York Fashion Week happens twice a year and encapsulates the very pulse of the fashion world. Originally created in 1943 to showcase once overlooked American designers, it has been a long standing tradition and mecca of the elite fashion industry. And for the last 76 years, it has been inspiring young designers and fashionistas […]

A Young Fashionista

December 3, 2019

Anyone who has ever had the absolute pleasure of meeting Joanna knows several things. First, she is so chill she makes your yoga instructor seem uptight by comparison. Second, she and her husband Seth are FULL of surprises while casually depicting the adventures they have had throughout the years. And third, Joanna views the world […]

Joanna’s Biggest, Grandest Adventure

October 31, 2019

I think I first heard this delightful idiom in elementary school. It seemed to me at the time that although I didn’t quite know who Riley was, I knew that she was living the absolute dream. Out living her best life, surrounded by joy and sunshine, with attentive hand servants meeting her every whim. So […]

The Life of Riley

October 31, 2019