Expecting soon? I’d love to document this important time in your life. Drop me a line to book your session.

May 31, 2023

three toddlers at carnival at Central States Fair in Rapid City, SD

My best tips to make sure your session is smooth sailing! Prepping your kids for a photo session is all about setting the stage for a successful and enjoyable experience. By communicating, setting expectations, choosing the right time, and prioritizing comfort, you can help your littles feel at ease and ready to shine in front […]

May 25, 2023

Black Hills Extended family candid group photo

The Black Hills are often a gathering place for family reunions, and this year, it seems we’re a popular destination. I love photographing extended family photo sessions because there are so many opportunities to document meaningful memories, and I think it’s so important to have these photos when your family is gathered. Let me guide […]

May 17, 2023

Three boys standing on a formation in Badlands National Park

I love my weekly commutes to Badlands National Park. Badlands National Park is an incredible destination for families with kids of all ages. The park, located in western South Dakota, boasts a unique landscape of towering spires, deep canyons, and colorful rock formations that will leave your little ones in awe. Here are some tips […]

May 10, 2023

On the last day of the year, the O’Connor family gathered at Horsethief Lake for family photos. Despite the cold temperatures, we were able to make some really beautiful and fun photos of the family interacting together. I especially love all of the girls in their Patagonia down jackets, and the individual portraits we made […]

April 24, 2023

Black and White engagement photograph of couple embracing at Falling Rock near Rapid City, SD

Catherine and Keaton will be tying the knot this summer, so on Christmas Eve, we bundled up at sunrise and headed to Falling Rock for their engagement photos. At 14 degrees, it was the “warm” day that week. After hiking around the cliffs, we headed back into Rapid City for more photos at Pure Bean […]

March 31, 2023

Photo of children in Badlands National Park

Here are my top tips for planning your trip to South Dakota Once upon a time, I helped thousands of tourists plan their vacations to the Black Hills area. Adventuresome Photo Co.’s travel photography niche was born because I love sharing the Rapid City area with families and helping families have incredible experiences here. I’d […]

March 21, 2023

Planning an elopement in the Black Hills of South Dakota is an exciting adventure. Whether you’re looking for a simple ceremony or a grand celebration, the Black Hills offer breathtaking scenery and an unforgettable experience. Here are some tips to help you plan your elopement with Adventuresome Photo Co. By considering these tips and working […]

March 17, 2023

In a past life, I guided thousands of visitors a year on the best way to explore Rapid City and the Black Hills. When I started Adventuresome Photo Co., I knew I wanted to continue to help visitors have family-friendly adventures in the Black Hills. 1. Meet the locals in Custer State Park When cabin […]

March 3, 2023