adoption photography

beyond Finalization Day

what it’s like to have your photographer for life

Adoption is complicated. So let’s make it easy to get the images of your story on your walls and in your child’s hands.

Because we know firsthand the complications that come with adoption, we make the process for getting it photographed as simple and smooth as possible. 

more than a photographer

You do the hard because your child is worth it.

I have served foster and adoptive families throughout Indiana and Central Illinois, documenting their big days and their ordinary days, but I’m not just a photographer. Some have called me an adoptive mentor and even a doula for adoptions.

As an adoptive mom, I have been in your shoes and I have photographed many more that have also been in your shoes. After taking part in so many adoptions, I am more knowledgeable to the process than traditional photographers. While adoption itself is monumental, it is heartbreaking at the same time.

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the process

First Contact

No matter where you are in your journey, if you’re ready to begin documenting it, reach out to us.

Simply fill out this inquiry form and we’ll get back to you right away with an info email + instructions for setting up a call to book.

Booking Your Story

When you call to book, we’ll go over some more of the details and after the call I’ll send you a questionnaire. We believe in family in all of its various, beautiful, non-traditional forms, so filling out this questionnaire helps us learn all the things that make your family special.

The Check-in

Prior to documenting this piece of your story, we will check in to make sure you have completed your questionnaire and take care of any last-minute business.

Documenting Your Story

Whether it’s your first meeting ever, at the courthouse for the big day, in the airport as you step off the plane, or at your lake house for an ordinary day, you can trust that you’ll have images preserved to help you relive it over and over again. 

And this is only the beginning. 

exclusive membership

For all my families, I offer an exclusive membership that allows you to continue telling your story through photographs for years to come.

This membership will ensure you document all of the big and even the ordinary moments of your story multiple times throughout the year.

What's included

Your child will receive a photobook to carry with them. 

And you’ll receive a yearbook of images for the family.

The investment is only $65 down payment, $119 a month.

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