Ella’s Deli, I’ll miss you.

I’m not sure how to describe how I’m feeling. How do you describe 30 years of memories at Ella’s Deli in Madison, Wisconsin? When I saw the line wrapping around the carousel Thursday night, I burst into tears as it finally hit me that Ella’s was closing after 42 years. I called my mom barely able […]

Shadow Armada – Sutton’s Bay, Michigan

We’re back in Sutton’s Bay, Michigan. After a two hour evening practice, Nick stands in the middle of the circle while band members sit on the ground around him. “This place has a meaning. This place is our home away from home. The opportunity to be here is a really special and magical thing for us, because this is […]

Hazel General Store – Grand Opening!

Hazel General Store is a modern day general store catering to the Willy Street neighborhood. You’ll find that all items are by USA makers! The Isthmus published a great article about the new shop on August 13, 2015. FOLLOW HAZEL ON FACEBOOK 1250 Williamson Street Madison, Wisconsin

Shadow Armada 2015 – Thank You Show

Twenty-five seniors. A few have been around for six years, some only have this summer to experience what it’s like to be part of Shadow Armada. The season is far from over. More photos here.

Anthropologie Summer Fashion Show in Madison, Wisconsin

I’ve always dreamed of photographing for Anthroplogie so when I received the referral from Laura Zastrow (THANK YOU!!) I couldn’t pass it up! They hosted a summer fashion show at the Madison store… So. Much. Fun. but a little overwhelming! Everything in every direction looked so good! Here are some of my favorites.  

Alpacas Win PDN Photo Contest : )

Photo District News (PDN) is a great magazine for professionals that I receive monthly. A few months ago I saw they were having a faces photo competition with a category for animal portraits. I’ve never entered my work into any kind of contest, so I went for it. This morning, I opened up the September […]

Door County

Madison Magazine sent me to Door County last weekend to photograph Crystal and Jim Barnard. They have been driving down to Madison to sell their produce at the Farmer’s Market for the last 40 years! They drive twice a week 4-5 hours…that’s dedication. The May issue will be out mid-April. Since it’s not the shortest drive […]