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Hi friends!  I'm Jill and I'm so glad you stopped by.

 I'm a wedding and portrait photographer based out of Chicago and Central Illinois.  Grab a coffee (or my favorite, a coke!) and take a look around this site at the beautiful people who let me tell their stories through images, as well as a little peek into our everyday life!

Springtime Purple and Pink Elegant Poe’s Catering Wedding Scott & Alison | Married

This beautiful spring purple wedding was the sweetest day for the sweetest couple! Alison and Scotty stole my heart when I met them for their engagement session with their calm and sweet nature and it flowed through their entire wedding day!! There two are so settled and grounded together, and this day truly felt like […]

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May 15, 2024

Spring Colorful Boho Illinois State Fairgrounds Wedding JC & Ossie | Married

Ossie and JC captured my heart from the moment Ossie asked to do their engagement session at JC’s car shop…it was creative, fun, and super non traditional.  Their wedding day was also super creative and fun and a beautifully touching day.  A true blending of families!  From the moment I arrived, Ossie was helping everyone […]

May 8, 2024

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WASHINGTON PARK EXTENDED FAMILY SESSION IN SPRINGFIELD, IL N | Extended Family

I’m excited to share this gorgeous family!  I have a longer history with this crew, especially one of these couples! I first met Elisha and Craig when they modeled for an amazing styled shoot that the lovely Hannah Graham from The Floral Plan and I put together (check that out here!)…and Craig surprise PROPOSED to […]

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May 6, 2024

CENTRAL ILLINOIS SMALL BUSINESS BRANDING SESSION True Colors Floral

I’m SO excited to share my most recent branding session with True Colors Floral!  Jamie, the owner, is a long time friend of mine and a total powerhouse, owning 2 big businesses (both related to the wedding scene) in Springfield.  I absolutely love seeing her brands grow and flourish!  She has built a strong team of […]

April 26, 2024

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SMALL BUSINESS BRANDING SESSION IN CENTRAL IL Holly Rose Skincare

Holly Rose Skincare is a returning branding client who I had the honor of photographing last year for a branding session (link below). I was SO excited to head into her space again this year because Holly’s energy is infectious.  You can’t help by smile by her, and she is an amazing hype girl for everyone […]

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April 22, 2024

CENTRAL ILLINOIS SMALL BUSINESS BRANDING PHOTOGRAPHY Brands | Lexi Hannah Coaching

Recently, I got to spend some time with Lexi of Lexi Hannah Coaching getting to know her business through a branding session!  Lexi helps women entrepreneurs stop letting anxiety and perfectionism hold them back so they can expand their impact, joy, and freedom within their work and lives!  She is warm and kind, and super […]

April 12, 2024

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APRIL + MAY STUDIO MINI-SESSIONS IN CENTRAL IL Magic of Childhood Sessions at the Studio on the Square

It’s time for April and May Magic of Childhood mini-sessions at the Studio and I’m so excited to share the details with you! APRIL Get ready for one the CUTEST mini-session themes I’ve ever done and join me at the studio on Sunday, April 14th for Baby Chick Minis! These 10-minute sessions will give you […]

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March 26, 2024

CENTRAL IL NATURAL LIGHT STUDIO NEWBORN SESSION Baby K | Carried

I’m so excited to share this sweet growing family here!  All 4 kids came to the studio for some photos, and I loved seeing them together!  Everyone is head over feels for new little brother, and he totally stole my heart too!  Baby K was the sweetest little man, and spent a lot of the […]

March 25, 2024

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SPRING ENGAGEMENT SESSION AT THE STATE CAPITOL IN SPRINGFIELD, IL Kayla + Josh | Promised

I’m SO excited to share my first 2025 couple on the blog!  And extra excited, like I always am in this situation, because this soon-to-be-groom has been a client of mine for a full decade…and seeing a family with kids that I got to photograph turn into a family who’s wedding I photograph is so […]

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March 22, 2024

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