• Welcome! I'm Faye and I have been capturing and preserving life's important moments for over 18 years. Over the years I have photographed a variety of subjects. However, I'm most passionate about families and weddings. I'm confident my experience, compassion for others and my obsession for gorgeous light will result in beautiful heirloom photos to be cherished for lifetimes to come. If you are new to the site, peek through my portfolio. Or you may want to scroll down through the blog to view my most recent work along with some of my personal adventures. Thanks for stopping by and I look forward to hearing from you soon.
    << Photo credit Bobbi Photo

There isn’t much sweeter in this world than a young adorable family!  (okay…obviously puppies…..maybe if they added puppies to their family…but they have two cats at home so I think puppies are out for now)  Wade has been a good friend since my senior year of high school.   I treasure that we have stayed in touch over the years (neither of us have lived in our home town since graduating.  They live in a suburb of Chicago)   Wade’s wife Mira is just as sweet and lovely in person as she is beautiful in photos!   AND….can we talk about her hair for a moment!!!!!!!  GORGEOUS!  You two are such amazing first time parents.  Bennitt is one lucky kiddo!  Not to mention the cutest little guy I’ve photographed in a while.   He was a little fussy for most of our session…but lots of babies are.  Luckily Wade and Mira were up for trying the next crazy or fun idea I had up my sleeve to keep him as happy as possible.  Thanks again for a great session!  So glad our schedules were able to line up in Auburn.  030031032033034035036037Bennitt you are still unbelievably cute even when you’re a little grumpster!
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  • Kendra - I love the name Bennitt and feel like his name totally fits him! The the shot of Bennett standing in the door way! What an amazing session!July 13, 2016 – 1:27 pm

  • Mom Signa - Lots to love here. So glad you and good friend Wade got to get together. Great photos as always. Not sure I would have guessed there was any grumpiness going on. And I love the Auburn background!!July 13, 2016 – 2:53 pm

  • Bobbi - AHHHH!!!! I LOVE THIS SESSION!!!!!! His little red hair?! AHHHH!!!!July 13, 2016 – 4:36 pm

  • Natalie - What a super cute little family!! Great job capturing their love, Faye!July 13, 2016 – 9:51 pm

  • jenny grimm - Gingers are a rareity these days, and SOOOO adorable to see one in a cute kid like this little man! Such great images, love these! XOXOJuly 13, 2016 – 11:07 pm

  • kerri - I WANT HER HAIR! Love that Bennitt’s a little red head too! These are super cute 🙂 You can’t tell he was grumpy, he’s adorable 🙂 Great job!!!July 14, 2016 – 6:39 am

  • Abbey - Oh my goodness they are an adorable family!! Love these photos of them! Great work!July 14, 2016 – 6:55 am

  • JennyBZ - your favorite is definitely my favorite too!! but i love all of these!! love those colors too! they definitely pop! Love seeing Auburn in the background too! So fun!!! beautiful session fayefaye!! they will love these for always!! xxJuly 14, 2016 – 7:34 am

  • Kristine b - Their outfits are perfect!! I’m obsessed. What an adorable family and you brought out so much personality! Adorable!July 14, 2016 – 9:42 am

  • Caitlynn - Hello, beautiful family. Their little guy is the absolute cutest! And that red hair – oh my! My favorite is the one of Bennitt in the doorway holding hands with mom and dad. So cute.July 14, 2016 – 1:35 pm

  • Maike - You know what I’m a fan of? Everyones HAIR! Seriously, this family has the prettiest hair ever! Dad’s rocking the super dapper look, mom has the beautiful curls, and baby has that gorgeous red. What a lovely session!July 14, 2016 – 10:21 pm

  • shannon - the colors in these photos are fantastic!! LOVE this session. he is the cutest little guy to ever be!!! love love love!July 15, 2016 – 4:30 pm

  • Chrissy - GOODNESS! This is one good-lookin’ fam!! That little guy is so stinkin’ cute!! Beautiful images!!July 15, 2016 – 4:44 pm

  • Melissa - These are GORGEOUS!! What a beautiful family, and I love your color!! Can’t get over how pretty this session is!July 15, 2016 – 4:48 pm

  • Angie - He is adorable!!! This whole family is! Beautiful images!July 15, 2016 – 9:28 pm

  • Megan D - Faye, I LOVE your family sessions. You are just so good. THis is the cutest family every and I LOVE your color. Fab job friend! xoxoJuly 17, 2016 – 1:07 pm

  • Karen - Let’s talk about that gorgeous ginger hair! awesome! Bennitt is darling! He is so loved and happy in these photos! great job!July 18, 2016 – 11:28 am

  • lauren - Faye, your images are always full of love and so incredibly classic. This session just seems so easy going and free flowing. Beautiful family!July 19, 2016 – 10:14 am

A few weeks ago and and I headed to Las Vegas for Dad and Angie’s wedding.   It was a great trip and the first time we’ve experienced 105 degree temperatures!  IT WAS HOT…but luckily it’s what they call “dry heat” so not as draining as the humidity here in the mid-west.   They had a sweet and simple ceremony at the viva las vegas wedding chapel…..and no Elvis did not marry them….(but he married the next couple and sang to them while driving in a pink caddy….yep…anything can happen in Vegas)

Congrats and best wishes Dad and Angie.  I’m very happy for you two!002003004My brother and his sweet family made the trip out too.  005006007I brought my camera for a mini session of the bride and groom after the ceremony.  It was mini…remember temps over 100 degrees.   We spent about 5 minutes outside the chapel.  If you know my dad….you know he’s a very fun loving kidding around kind of guy.  Any of my goofiness…I get it all from him!  lol008009he’s a pretty cute photobomber!010011012013And another 5 minutes outside the Golden Nugget downtown.  014015Love and hugs to you guys!

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  • jenny grimm - A big CONGRATS to your dad and your family! A wonderful wedding documented, and love all of the details of the day, including the temperature on the phone! HOLY HOT– 100 degrees?!!! Kudos to you to making everyone look ravishing despite the heat! XOXOJuly 1, 2016 – 8:42 am

  • lauren - These are so beautiful Faye! You really captured the day perfectly, and you did it all without anyone breaking a sweat (SUCH a big feat in 100 degrees!!). Lots of love to your family! xoJuly 1, 2016 – 8:50 am

  • Jenny - They look so happy! I love how you captured this. Congrats to them!July 1, 2016 – 4:07 pm