coach and podcaster brand photos, kiley peter of rayne ix

I loved doing brand photos for coach, podcaster, and speaker, Kiley Peters! She owns and operates Rayne IX, where she coaches women of all ages and backgrounds through entrepreneurship. For a multi-passionate entrepreneur like Kiley, it’s important to get a variety of images. She does so many different things within her businesses, and we want […]

Nov 22, 2022


How to Prep for OOO time or holidays for entreprenuers and business owners

It’s not as simple as putting an auto-responder on your email, but that’s one step you can take. You deserve time off, so make sure to prep for OOO time and holidays accordingly. Make things easier on yourself. You know the feeling, when you’ve said you’re “off,” but then you receive an email/Slack/text calling your […]

Nov 17, 2022


modern agent social club coffee cup on an office desk with green curtains in the background

Modern Agent Social Club, headed by Chelsea Petersen, is one of my Retainer clients who I work with several times per year. We got together recently for a holiday edition of her photos in a gorgeous space near Chicago! It was such a perfect backdrop for some year-end holiday images for MASC members with real […]

Nov 3, 2022


toys in a basket, boho feel with wooden toys and olive tree stem in the background

Erin and Jenna of Market St Creative came to me for brand photos, and we work together through my Retainer program. Basically, we get to work together multiple times per year! It’s a dream come true to do brand photos for creatives and designers. They are creatives and designers for sleep consultants, and I love […]

Oct 20, 2022


If you’re wondering what you get from a brand photo session, besides new headshots, this is for you! It’s a great question. I love this question because it’s what sets your session apart from just having a regular ol’ headshot session with a portrait or similar type of photographer.  First, we have a Planning Call […]

Oct 13, 2022


the resonant voice, vocal coach brand photography

Recently Ally of The Resonant Voice and I got to work together on updating her brand! She hadn’t had professional brand photos before this, her business took off and it wasn’t high on the list. Let’s be real, most of us start out this way, bootstrapping things before we hire professionals. Most businesses don’t start […]

Sep 22, 2022


woman headshot at desk with glasses

Want to know my secret? No joke, I want to tell you my secret to what I do. I want to let you in on the secret ingredient of brand photography. My clients and I plan and prep our hearts out before a session, so we can be in a setting that you feel comfortable […]

Sep 15, 2022


realtor staging a home for sale in illinois

First of all, I LOVE doing brand sessions for real estate agents. Ashley is a fantastic realtor not far from Milwaukee, so I was thrilled to do brand photos for an Illinois realtor. She’s a former photographer herself, but now her focus is real estate for military families. Ashley focuses specifically on helping military families […]

Sep 8, 2022


the daily page planner on a wood desk with pens, a candle, and a stack of books

Dani of The Daily Page and Thyme is Honey contacted me to photograph her planners, as she’s preparing for the holiday and back to school season. The Daily Page brand photos have a Scandinavian minimal vibe, which is a great fit for Dani’s brand aesthetic. Ultimately, Dani needed lifestyle images with her product in use […]

Sep 1, 2022


My Tech Stack for a Brand Photographer, Softwared I'd Take to a Deserted Island

You’ve probably played the old game of “what would you take with you on a deserted island,” right? My version is a little nerdier, and I’m going to call it “my tech stack on a deserted island.” Basically, tech stack for a brand photographer. In the business version of this game, I want to share […]

Aug 22, 2022


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