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MTV.com!

You guys!  My photo from Raw Mojo's recording session last January at Old Brick Church is on MTV.com!

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Layla is 3!

My niece Layla turned 3 on June 11, and I had the pleasure of doing her birthday photos.  Since she's bananas for jungle animals, we went with a safari-themed shoot at the Quad City Botanical Center in Rock Island, IL.  ...

meet the cats of dewey street: chippy

Chippy is our floppy Maine Coon that we adopted about two and a half year sago.  Like a good friend, he loves to hang out in the woodshop while my man is working.

dewey street woodshop

Here at Dewey Street, we don't just do photos.  We are a hub of creativity and any number of projects can be found at just about any time.  My manfriend is a talented and mindful woodworker who chooses to work with ...

heirloom

Yesterday at the Iowa City Farmer's Market I couldn't resist buying a pound of these gorgeous heirloom tomatoes.  Never mind the fact that I already had a whole mess of sungold cherry tomatoes from our CSA through Echollective Farm at home waiting to ...

Anna & Jamie

New Yorkers Anna and Jamie are getting hitched in a barn near Iowa City in October, and when they were visiting town recently to tackle some wedding bizness we snuck in a magical engagement session.  We visited an amazingly unkempt rural cemetery near ...

Zhen & Jigar

A few weeks ago - before this scorching heat turned all the green grass brown - I did a not-really-engagement-but-more-like-pre-wedding session with Zhen and Jigar on the University of Iowa campus.  The couple is tying the knot elsewhere, so they got all ...

the Iowa Opera House Project

Check out the online version of the article about the Iowa Opera House Project that my manfriend and I collaborated on for the mega summer issue of Little Village Magazine!  It features a few more photos that weren't in the ...

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Remembering the Red Avocado

I shot a photo essay for the February 2012 issue of Little Village, Iowa City's news and culture magazine, about the recent closure of the Red Avocado, a local organic vegan/vegetarian/locavore restaurant.  It's been a while since I've contributed anything substantial ...

new year / new blog

in an attempt to feature more of my film photography (as opposed to digital, which i shoot professionally), i started a blog to showcase my non-digital work.  i am falling out of love with digital photography and am making a ...