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Holiday Mini Sessions!

Children Portraits: Kate & DJ

What perfect weather it was this morning for a great outdoors autumn photo shoot. I haven't seen Kate or DJ for two years so it was wonderful to see how much they've grown! What beautiful children they are! And so easy to photograph! I hope to capture their beautiful smiles again ... READ the POST

poppiestudios.com is a GO!

Hey everyone! If you're here because you clicked on the blog icon from www.poppiestudios.com... HOORAY! I am so very excited to have designed and published my very own site, from scratch. It was no easy feat, seeing as how just saying "HTML" makes me nauseous, light-headed and exhausted. But it's ... READ the POST

Cameras, bicycles and a table for four

Had a fantastic time today shooting photos for the website (anticipated launch date of September 1!). Ended up having beautiful weather, lots of sunshine and cool breezes! A huge thanks to my mother for helping me haul my equipment and props around in the heat, through the fields! I'm sure we looked ... READ the POST

Great Birthday Wishes!

My Great Aunt Eloise turned 85 this past June, what a beautiful classic lady she is! I made the invitations, with help from Linda to find a childhood photo! We coordinated a party in Grant & Laura's new-to-them old barn, made lots of Marty's famous grilled chicken, Evelyn's mouth-watering potato ... READ the POST

Group fun!

Thanks to all involved with the St. John Bingen 2011 Confirmation photo shoot. You were all a hoot to work with! I couldn't have asked for a more down-to-earth, fun group of guys and gals to be my first confirmation group! I hope you all studied the Small Catechism and passed with the grace of God ... READ the POST

Capturing your Beautiful. Magical. Unforgettable life through photography and design.

The idea behind red poppies, a symbol of remembrance, is the foundation behind my designs and photography. I will capture the most precious moments of your life so that you will forever remember them exactly as they were: beautiful, magical, unforgettable... just like red poppies.I can turn any ... READ the POST