Jeda Parchman {Class of 2017}

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I met Jeda back in April. It was a cool, spring day and we ventured to a couple beautiful spots around South Bend to capture the gorgeous young lady she is!

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Tippecanoe Place, in downtown South Bend was a perfect backdrop.

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Downtown South Bend! 

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Our last stop was St. Mary's College, where everything was just starting to bloom. Which I guess you could say is symbolic for a young lady beginning her senior year ... new things on the horizon, and it's only just begun. Congratulations Jeda! You are a beauty. Inside and out!

Thomas Hunter {Class of 2018} Marcellus, Michigan

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Ok. So we have to brag about this guy. First, he's a handsome fella. But more so, he is SO KIND. And incredibly genuine.

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We ventured to Marcellus, Michigan, to the place he calls home, to photograph his senior session. Just a week after this session, he left for Boot Camp, where he completed basic training, BEFORE he began his senior year of high school! Amazing, right?! We thought so too! 

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It was the day of his prom too, so we of course had to do a few in his tuxedo! ;)

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Grateful to have met such a kind young man! Many congrats Thomas, for all your amazing accomplishments already! You are destined for GREAT things.

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Hailey {Class of 2018} South Bend, Indiana

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Hailey. Seriously, such a sweet, beautiful young lady!

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We ventured around downtown South Bend and Notre Dame's campus earlier this summer, to document the amazing journey that is SENIOR YEAR! There were many laughs. And look at that smile!!

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This young lady is a beauty, inside and out and it was such a joy getting to know her! And I must say ... it was a beautiful day to adventure! Congrats Hailey on all the amazingness you will accomplish this year - and beyond! You are a SHINING STAR.

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The Gelderman Family {Lifestyle Session}

"The greatest adventure is what lies ahead." - J. R.R Tolkien

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Lifestyle sessions are so much fun. Being invited into people's homes to document beautiful moments is something we cherish. And the time with this family was no different!

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There have been MANY adventures that this family have shared and having their newest little one was one of their greatest! He arrived much earlier than anticipated, almost a month early, but he's thriving! And everyone is quite smitten!

Big bro Henry. :) I think he likes being a big brother!

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Since traveling is a huge part of this family's lives, the details of their whole home reflected that spirit. And that beautiful rocker ... well, that was hand-crafted and created just for this little guy. 

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Loved laughing with this family! It certainly is the BEST medicine to life's greatest challenges - and always a great way to start an adventure. :)

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