Emily | First Birthday Shoot | Cake Smash | Chesterfield Children’s Photographer

Emily is just as darling as they come.  She has the smile, the pout, and all  expressions in between mastered at the sweet age of one. Emily shined on the day of her shoot and she deserved her yummy cupcake smash at the end of her session  The cake smash is the favorite part of any one-year-old’s birthday shoot!  Love this little one…I smiled the whole time editing her pictures!
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Kay Mattson

She is adorable !!

Go! Go! Photoshoot!

Our sweetie will be celebrating her second birthday on Valentine’s Day.  My mom called on Tuesday and said that she had something for Emery and asked for us to come over if we could.  Emery unwrapped her little tutu outfit from Glama and knew exactly how to twirl in it!  Emery then requested, “Go” and we played “Let it Go” on the phone for her as Emery sang and twirled, “Go! Go! Gooo!”.

Shawn and I took Emery to a field for a little Valentine’s Day photo shoot with her new outfit.  Of course we played her favorite song, “Let it Go”,  while we all danced and clapped.  Good thing the lens wasn’t turned on us! Emery Valentine-15Emery Valentine-17

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Margie Stasiak

So cute that little Emery is! :)

Park Hunting

We have really been enjoying this mild winter and we love to park hunt with our girl.  One of Emery’s favorite things to do is blow, “bubbas” so the other day Shawn grabbed the bubbles and I grabbed the camera!  emery parkemery park 3emery park 2

Ahlers Family | Extended Family Session | St. Louis Family Photographer | Wildwood, MO

This family was absolutely perfect and I felt the joy they all shared in one another from the moment I met them.   I bet you can feel the love from this family through your computer screen!  I love the story these photographs tell.

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Margie Stasiak

Great pics! Really captured the family theme…Nice! ;)

Cyndi Jefford Bormann

Awesome pictures!!

Julie Cotton

Wow. These are amazing. Beautiful people captured beautifully.

Melanie Wahl

Love your pictures.

Becky Cale Boggess

Great photos Ahlers! Miss you guys !

Kristi Kelly Bullock

Love them all!!!

Ben | Eureka High School | Class of 2015 | Eureka High School Senior Photographer

As soon as you meet Ben you can tell he’s an all around awesome high school senior.  Ben had me come out to his house on the most gorgeous of fall days.  They have an amazing barn with great colors as well as the most beautiful property.  This was one of my favorite sessions of the season as the colors were vibrant and the background was just plain gorgeous.


Ben’s dog followed us around the whole time, so of course, I had to take a picture of him too!

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Erin Ahlers

Amazing work Katie… Absolutely in love with these photos!!