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For as long as I can remember, I have kept a journal. And as each notebook would fill up, I would move on to the next… occasionally looking back at entries from years before. My junior high journals obsessed over the boys I adored (including some guy named Phil…), my high school journals vented about catty girls and friendship dramas, but as I got older, the journal became more of a confidant and a place for me to set my goals.

Lately, my poor journal has been neglected because this blog somewhat filled the spot that the journal once served. So as I dug the black, leather crocodile notebook (did you really think it wasn’t animal print?) out of the back of my closet and wiped off the dust, I immediately opened it to an entry one year ago. I love to do after I finish an entry because it shows me how far I’ve come.

Here is what the entry said:

I’ve been a little lost lately – and I know I’m still finding my way. Being lost is a part of life, right? As I start to figure out how the pieces of my life will come together….I think I have really found my passion that can be my career – photography. I want to be a wedding photographer…a full-time wedding photographer. I know I can do it. And more importantly, I WANT to do it. I really feel like this is what I was supposed to do.”

It makes me smile to know that today…..I’m living my dream…that I have reached that goal in one year. Somedays, I feel like I just woke up and this all landed in my lap, but I know that it is because of the support of friends and family and my amazing clients who allow me to live this dream each and every day.

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Hi, I'm Brittany.
Your extra set of eyes with a camera.

Florida, Chicago + destination wedding and family photographer for those who believe in eternalizing this season of life with storytelling images.

After becoming a mom and losing my own mom, I realized that the most cherished photos are moments (not the perfectly posed portrait). I'm here to let moments unfold and to document the true connection between you, your partner and your family.


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