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Punta Cana Wedding; Kyle and James

June 25, 2016 - Wedding Dress: Style 1975 by Casablanca Bridal purchased at Amore Bridal in Missouri Groom's Suit: Men's Warehouse Rin...
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Maggie & Drew Wedding

January 30, 2016 - I've said it before, and I'll say it again! we had so many amazing events, sessions, and weddings last year. Looking bac...
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St. Louis Lifestyle Family Session

January 19, 2016 - " I love my mother as the trees love water and sunshine- she helps me grow, prosper, and reach great heights. ~Terri Gui...
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St. Louis Senior Session: Kaitlin Sheppard

November 29, 2015 - Is she for real? Again. With the drop dead gorgeous seniors. Not even fair. What's in the water that these girls are dri...
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St. Louis Senior Session: Kate

November 27, 2015 - Maddy here, and I can start off with, it's just not fair. In high school I feel like we all had the bad skin, (for some...
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St. Louis Lifestyle: Brockman

November 18, 2015 - Everyone- meet the beautiful Nora! It's so awesome getting to see how all my clients and their families grow over, what...
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A just because photo shoot.

November 17, 2015 - Just because you are married or have been together for a long time, doesn't mean you can't have photos together all of t...
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St. Louis Lifestyle: Perry Family

November 15, 2015 - We're already missing the Perry's. Luckily they'll coming back to continue for their next shoot in February. It's been a...
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St. Louis Lifestyle: Vacca Family

November 14, 2015 - Absolutely gorgeous family. Absolutely gorgeous day. Absolutely gorgeous photos. It's always a great day when the perfe...
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St. Louis Lifestyle: Mueller Family

November 11, 2015 - These photos are giving us all smiles here in the office. This family is absolutely picture perfect. Their pictures were...
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St. Louis Senior Shoot: Austin Sprouse

November 10, 2015 - Check out this cool guy's senior session. First off- Austin only needed one kick ass outfit for his shoot. And because h...
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St. Louis Engagement: Sarah and Rick

November 04, 2015 - Why hello there fellow J Elizabeth enthusiasts and followers! Maddy checking in here. I just have to say with all this g...
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St. Louis Family: Nelson

October 28, 2015 - Hey there! Maddy checking in here on behalf of Jenna! So many families come to Jenna and trust in her to capture their f...
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St. Louis Maternity: Lynette Robinson

October 27, 2015 - Look at that glow. Isn't she gorgeous? And believe it or not, that's one dress that she was able to convert from a strap...
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Chicago Lifestyle Family Photography: Hodgin

October 21, 2015 - Chicago. Let me tell you how much I LOVE Chicago. I get to travel here around one time a year. It's not enough. I need t...
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St. Louis Lifestyle: Hoelscher

October 15, 2015 - Why hello there! Maddy checking in on behalf of Jenna! So I just have to get this out of the way - are these girls real?...
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St. Louis 1st Year Smash Cake: Crumpley

October 14, 2015 - It's hard to believe it's been a year already! This little fiery red head has been so much fun to watch grow in these pa...
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St. Louis 1 Month Lifestyle: Lucey

October 07, 2015 - Look at that big grin! What's awesome about the baby plan is that you really get to see how much a baby grows in such a...
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St. Louis Newborn: Siegel

October 07, 2015 - After shooting Clare and Dan's wedding, imagine how exciting it was to get to shoot their newborn session of their littl...
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St. Louis Lifestyle: Phillips

October 06, 2015 - We love the Phillip's fresh new outfits that were picked up just for these pictures, and Jude's little baby Tom's... The...
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St Louis Newborn Photography : Jude

September 28, 2015 - My loves. Of course this is one of my favorite sessions because this family is like my family. For the last 3 years I ha...
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St. Louis Engagement Session: Bob & Natalie

September 20, 2015 - Jenna had shot the proposal for Natalie and Bob, and one of the first things that Natalie said to Jenna was, "Do we get...
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St. Louis Lifestyle: McEllin

September 18, 2015 - Look at those blue eyes. Wow. I love seeing how expressive little faces can be sometimes. It cracks me up! Especially th...
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St. Lous 3 Month Lifestyle: Perry

September 17, 2015 - Maddy Here! So from blogging shoots for Jenna, I've come to recognize certain families from shoots that I've seen in the...
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St. Louis Proposal: Palmer

September 17, 2015 - The day a woman gets proposed to will always be a moment that will be held close to her heart, and far too often it's no...
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St. Louis Lifestyle: Rotty

September 16, 2015 - Ever seen the real life Gerber baby before? Well you're so looking at him. Meet the most gorgeous family that I've proba...
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St. Louis Newborn: Lusky

September 15, 2015 - Hey there, Maddy penning in for Jenna today! So here's what I have to say about this shoot... Sal: the future definitio...
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St. Louis Lifestyle: Kramer

September 13, 2015 - I would just like to point out how postcard worthy the Kramer family is! Looking back at this shoot, I love getting to s...
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St. Louis Newborn: Lucey

September 13, 2015 - Meet the handsome one they call Jacob Lucey. I hope mom and dad are prepared for what heartbreakers these two are going...
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St. Louis Senior Session: Kylie

September 12, 2015 - Hey there, Maddy chiming in here! So I think that this shoot turned out to be so awesome and unique. I thought that the...
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St. Louis Newborn: Wilkens

September 12, 2015 - Meet the Wilkens! This was the first time I had ever shot with the Wilkens, but when I had arrived, I already knew the t...
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St. Louis Birth: Lucey

September 10, 2015 - There is nothing more special to witness than seeing a baby take it's first breath in this world. There isn't much more...
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St. Louis Newborn: Fendler

September 10, 2015 - Here's the newest edition to the Fendler family. The Fendlers had their baby within 2 hours of another one of my clients...
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Missouri Botanical Gardens- Family Photography: Carter

September 08, 2015 - Always an adventure with Miss Carter. She knows when she sees me that it's play time. No matter where we go or what we d...
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St. Louis Lifestyle: Peppermint

September 07, 2015 - I've been ready to share this precious pup's pics with the world for about a week now, but now I'm finally able to! I fe...
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St. Louis Newborn: Wehking

August 30, 2015 - Baby smirks, fuzzy blankets, and some serious sibling love - a little too much for me to handle. As some people may say,...
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St. Louis Newborn: Hurley

August 29, 2015 - Babies + Big Bows = Total Awe-Factor. I don't think that there's much that needs to be said on behalf of this little one...
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St. Louis Lifestyle: Heffner Family

August 28, 2015 - Little kids are naturally some of the happiest little people on earth, and seeing them get to be goofy, laugh, and not h...
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St. Louis Newborn: Drake

August 27, 2015 - Hey! Maddy writing here, in this post I want to focus on the details that Jenna has captured. All throughout you can see...
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St. Louis Lifestyle: Nelson

August 26, 2015 - The ultimate summer family shoot. When I look at the photos that Jenna took of these little ones, that's the first thing...
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St. Louis Engagement: Michael & Rachel

August 24, 2015 - Maddy here, checking in! SO. Being the hopeless romantic that I am, engagement shoots are among some of my favorite sho...
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St. Louis Lifestyle: Crumpley

August 24, 2015 - Bright blue eyes? Check. Fiery red hair? Check. Adorable little half smirk? Check. This little one meets all the criteri...
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St Louis Maternity: Lusky

August 19, 2015 - Ever heard of Athlete Eats off of Cherokee Street? Well you may recognize these two then. Always busy through the Cards...
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Tower Grove Lifestyle Perry Brendan

August 18, 2015 - One of my favorite brother/sister duos! Brendan and Camilla! Brendan was 3 months old in this shoot, and we're trying to...
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St Louis Birth Photography, Jude L Born

August 18, 2015 - This blog is very personal to me. I share photos and stories and this is no different except this time it's my best frie...
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Union Station Engagement: Hilary Gan

August 17, 2015 - Meet Hilary and Brad. They were in town from LA, so we only had one day to shoot. We were originally supposed to take ph...
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Springfield Wedding: Audrey and Kyle Griffin

August 13, 2015 - Audrey and Kyle were married on October 18, 2014 on a family friend's property outside of Springfield, IL. The property...
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Union Station Lifestyle: Krus

August 13, 2015 - Maddy reporting in for Jenna today! So I just want to start this post off by stating how fun it was to read Rasheeda's q...
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St Louis Newborn: Seibert

August 12, 2015 - Maddy here! Because I'm such a sucker for baby toes, and those precious little faces, I had to share this one. Who doesn...
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St Louis Wedding: Gantner

August 11, 2015 - Hey there everybody!! Let me introduce to you the Gantner's. I shot their wedding last November, and as summer is starti...
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The Goad Family

July 01, 2015 - This here is the Goad's. I met them at a client's wedding a while back, and they drove down from Springfield, IL to come...
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The Klepper Lifestyle Shoot

June 30, 2015 - So funny story about this family here, The Kleppers... So it was the beginning of my Christmas vacation, as was theirs,...
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Audrianna & Quinn. Sisters. Lafayette Square Park

June 29, 2015 - There's no bond that can be much stronger than that of two sisters. Audrianna, being the good sister that she is loves t...
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Austin Gets Down On One Knee!

June 24, 2015 - I would like to start with how much I enjoy getting to be apart of the planning process of such an amazing and exciting...
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Emily's Senior Photos

June 19, 2015 - Maddy checking in here and just wanting to state how awesome these senior photos are, and how many senior would've been...
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The Nelson's in Full Swing!

June 18, 2015 - Say hello to this beautiful family, otherwise known as the Nelson's, that I had the pleasure of getting to shoot with th...
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The Crumpley's

June 17, 2015 - Hey there, Maddy reporting in for Jenna! There is so much to love about this shoot-- but there's something I personally...
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The Kurian Family

June 11, 2015 - Since the beginning of j Elizabeth Photography, the Kurian's have been part of my "family." This shoot was their first s...
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Georgetown Lifestyle Photography

June 09, 2015 - This is Maddy checking in again, and I have another shoot that I simply needed to share with the world. It has such a tr...
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Nicole Brockman's Maternity Photos

June 08, 2015 - Hi there, Maddy here! I have a maternity shoot that Jenna shot a few months back, and I just HAD to share it with you al...
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St Louis Lifestyle Session, Central West End. Meet Jennifer and her gorgeous family!

June 08, 2015 - Through the many circles we're both a part of, it was only a matter of time before we linked up! During this shoot, we t...
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Tower Grove Family Photography, Fun with the Fendler Family

June 07, 2015 - This family was such a fun shoot for me this past spring in Tower Grove Park. Previous to the shoot, I had told Jessica...
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Senior Photos in Downtown St Louis and Tower Grove Park, Peyton Class of 2015

June 05, 2015 - First off, I would just like to put out there what an accommodating client I have here. The shoot had originally been sc...
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St Louis Lifestyle Photos, Easter Eggs with Evie!

June 05, 2015 - As I've mentioned before in past blog posts, the LeCointre's are a joyous part of my everyday life. So when I get a chan...
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Central IL Lifestyle Photography, at home with the McKee's before their big move.

June 05, 2015 - Part of what I love most about my job is that I get the opportunity to capture raw, unstaged moments, and when I find th...
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Lifestyle Photography 6 month photos at home with the Phillips'

May 30, 2015 - A few years ago I met this incredible family of three. They wanted the most adorable Christmas card on the planet. We ma...
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Brendan Perry Newborn

May 29, 2015 - I can't believe how tiny this little guy was and he is now 3 months old!! where does the time go!? Big Sister Camilla ha...
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Mary's Snowy Maternity Photoshoot

May 27, 2015 - A snowy Session in MARCH!!! Is up on the blog in MAY, because it's hot and getting hotter here in the STL. This dreamy s...
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Kenny Family Introduces Newborn Quinn

May 27, 2015 - Welcoming Quinn into my family of families that I photograph. I was there for the birth of her sister and I was able to...
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A Couple In Love (Katherine & Justin)

May 18, 2015 - A little look back on one of my favorite shoots from the Fall because today I drove past one of the locations and it wil...
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Dan & Meaghan MARRIED!!

May 02, 2015 - These two lovebirds are back from their honeymoon and settling into married life and I sit here thinking, "man, why don'...
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Fall is here so where are my photos?!

October 22, 2014 - A few times a year we, photographers, have a surplus of sessions all at once. There is wedding season, which each year c...
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Killion Family

September 23, 2014 - Every now and then I get a new client that completely blows me away. When booking a session with me, I have a packet of...
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Lindsay Maternity

September 22, 2014 - This gorgeous momma has welcomed home a precious baby girl. I can't wait to meet her, but I had to share my favorites fr...
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Family Fun at City Garden

August 23, 2014 - This super sweet and fun family was referred to me from another client. We had a great time playing around City Garden....
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Maternity Photos at Castlewood

August 21, 2014 - Look at this radiant mom-to-be who is due anytime now! We met over the fourth of July weekend and it was near impossible...
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Sophia at City Garden (9 Months Old)

July 04, 2014 - It's Fourth of July and what better way to celebrate than going to City Garden and playing in the fountains. This cutie...
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Perry Fam

July 17, 2013 - I cannot believe how quickly the time flies. I can actually truly say that I remember when this little girl was born. It...
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