We've taken thousands of photos of Hannah over the years, and we always end up with something wonderful in every session. She's great to work with and is so comfortable in front of the camera. For this shoot we had a few concepts planned. First, let her use her natural abilities as a ballerina, with a simple chair as a prop. Then, a more elaborate setup involving platforms and tons of stretchy fabric. She almost

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Not long after Klein Hall CPAs moved in to their new Aurora headquarters, we had a chance to work with them to create some memorable photography for their website and marketing purposes.

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We were fortunate to be involved in the Self Employment In The Arts Conference again this year. Jeffrey moderated a couple of different panels on freelancing and entrepreneurship. Catherine talked about marketing and career exploration. And together we spoke about how to price your creative work, which was interesting because we discovered from our fellow panelists that artists get paid in a multitude of different ways. Some work on commission, some don’t start a project

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With a newly emptied nest at our house and a rapidly growing business, Catherine had a huge need for more office space. The transformation from old kids' bedroom to office was pretty impressive if we do say so ourselves! Read more...

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I was invited to speak to the Chicagoland chapter of the North American Nature Photography Association a few weeks ago. I did a presentation at ProCam in Aurora on the adventurous life of being a farm and agriculture photographer. I shared some of the challenges...

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A few months ago, I had the wonderful opportunity to volunteer with the Naperville Area Chamber of Commerce Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!) as a mentor graphic designer. This program takes students through the process of starting and running real businesses over the course of a full academic year.

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