Cool and steady spring weather this year led to some of the most beautiful flowering trees I've seen in Illinois maybe ever. Each tree had plenty of time to open up to its fullest flowering potential and the results caused me to stop my car in the middle of the street several times. When I saw this row of apple trees I actually gasped out loud and I knew I had to photograph SOMEONE here. After a little bribery I convinced my girls and my husband to take a walk to these beauti
A few weeks ago the rain let up and the weather got warm. We couldn’t wait to get out, enjoy the sun, and wear our kids out. We rode bikes, explored, ran, and got some much needed vitamin D. I spent most of the day with my camera in hand, so you'll see shots in midday bright sun and end of the day golden hour!