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Milwaukee Newborn Portrait Session | Harrison David

Milwaukee Newborn Portrait Session | Harrison David Welcome to the world, Harrison! At the end of May, I had the opportunity to photograph this amazing in-home Milwaukee newborn portrait session and hang out with the newest member of my family…my nephew! Harrison (also called ‘Harry’) was born on May 17th with a full head of hair! After talking with his parents, they assured me that “Awwww! Wow! look at that… Read More »Milwaukee Newborn Portrait Session | Harrison David

Milwaukee AirBnB Living Space

Nest Upstairs | Milwaukee AirBnB photographs

Nest Upstairs | Milwaukee AirBnB Photographs Emily and Phil first reached out to Grace Creatives when looking for a photographer to document their newly finished AirBnB apartment. As I had their “Nest Upstairs” AirBnB photographed, I was in awe of it’s beauty…especially after hearing all about the extensive list of projects and updates they did. I would be lying if I told you I wouldn’t want them to come and… Read More »Nest Upstairs | Milwaukee AirBnB photographs

Milwaukee Front Porch Portrait Sale

Milwaukee Front Porch Portrait Sale Now that the state has given its permission, I am excited to announce that Grace Creatives is now offering Milwaukee front porch portraits and a watercolor home special. The “Home Sweet Home” bundle will provide families + couples with a special way to acknowledge this time, their loved ones, and the place you’ve called home during #shelterinplace . 🖤⁣⁠ Who: You!  Your immediate family/household! Your significant other!… Read More »Milwaukee Front Porch Portrait Sale

Grace Creatives Gear | What’s In My Camera Bag?​

Grace Creatives Gear | What’s In My Camera Bag? I will often get asked about my camera bag, therefore I thought it would be fun to do a blog post all about the gear I use and what can usually be found in my camera bag when I show up to a shoot! There are several photographers out there who would consider themselves gearheads: I don’t fit into this category.… Read More »Grace Creatives Gear | What’s In My Camera Bag?​

Declutter phone pictures printable checklist

How To Declutter Phone Photos

How to Declutter Phone Photos Looking for a quick and simple method for cleaning-up the photos on your mobile device?  Want to start organizing your cell phone pictures, but don’t know where to start?  Below you will find my simple yet effective way to clean up the photos app on your cell phone. Follow these steps and continue to look back on this guide in order to enforce new habits! … Read More »How To Declutter Phone Photos

Milwaukee Senior Photographer

Wauwatosa Senior Portraits Session | Lilly

Wauwatosa Senior Portrait Session | Lilly Mount Mary University was the perfect setting for this Wauwatosa East Senior Portrait session. Lilly, her mom, and I wandered around campus to catch the evening light and peak fall colors. As with many other sessions, I love to bring along a speaker and play some tunes while taking photos. To my delight, Miss Lilly requested some good ole Florence! As ‘You’ve got the… Read More »Wauwatosa Senior Portraits Session | Lilly

One-Year-Old Cake Smash | Camden James

One-Year-Old Cake Smash | Camden James Camden is one! At the beginning of February, Grace Creatives Photography visited Cam to help celebrate this big milestone and capture his one-year-old photos (click here to see some of the images from his newborn session last year). Besides setting up a backdrop and purchasing a giant cake for one person, it was a typical Saturday afternoon in the Schiel household. As a family,… Read More »One-Year-Old Cake Smash | Camden James

Waterford Cotton Exchange Wedding | Sam and Libby

Waterford Cotton Exchange Wedding | Sam and Libby Congratulations to Sam and Libby! They were married on November 23rd at Libby’s home church in Muskego and then spent the rest of the day partying with friends and family at the Waterford Cotton Exchange. Many of their guests and members of the bridal party traveled from afar to join in the celebrations, and Wisconsin rewarded all of us with a chilly… Read More »Waterford Cotton Exchange Wedding | Sam and Libby

Milwaukee Winter Engagement Session | Stephanie and Carter

Milwaukee Winter Engagement Session | Stephanie and Carter Let me introduce you to Stephanie and Carter! They are currently planning their wedding and will be getting married next August at the Club at Lac La Belle! 🙂 Not only am I extremely grateful to be able to document their wedding, but I am so appreciative that they made the journey back to Milwaukee so that I could capture their winter… Read More »Milwaukee Winter Engagement Session | Stephanie and Carter

New Berlin Newborn Portraits | Baby Elijah

New Berlin Newborn Portraits | Baby Elijah During this newborn portrait session in New Berlin Wisconsin, Grace Creatives was able to capture all of baby Elijah’s precious features, a whole family portrait in front of the Christmas tree and a special Harley Davidson appearance. Mom and Dad welcomed Elijah into the world on Christmas 2019. He is now a healthy and growing boy, but mom calls him her little Christmas… Read More »New Berlin Newborn Portraits | Baby Elijah