No matter what their age, your kids will always be your babies.
Most might think it's just baby photos that are important to capture, but it's during all those milestone years when they are growing up and moving into adulthood, I find it so important to capture. Those amazing youthful faces.
A few weeks back I made it over to Copper Fiddle Distillery in Lake Zurich, for a visit with Jose and Fred. These two owners have a story worth hearing and drinks worth sipping. On this quiet Wednesday, in the dark back barrel room, they were going through the process of "proofing" their whiskey.
When it comes to shooting food there is something about capturing dishes in natural light - sometimes straight from the oven - that often invites a warmth that makes you want to pull out a plate, fork, spoon or knife, etc. to take a nibble.
When I get the opportunity to shoot on location (at wonderful places like Ambrosia...