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April 12, 2020

Chian O'Connor

  Even within the last century, there have been some chaotic times in this part of the world and others that have affected the hopes and dreams of young people. Wars, drafts and multiple pandemics have happened in the past and have effectively changed the lives and paths of those who lived during those times. […]

April 12, 2020

Chian O'Connor

  Montana does this thing where it gets really cold. And snowy. It gets really cold and snowy and lasts for MONTHS. I’m talking 8 or 9 months. That’s the amount of time it takes to make a human! Last year in March, I’m pretty sure a lot of us still had snow on the […]

January 20, 2020

Chian O'Connor

  Planning… Having a first look is something that I didn’t even know about when Denton and I were planning our wedding over a decade ago. I don’t even know if there were first looks then! When Leo and Zulema were planning their day, a first look wasn’t in the plans. It was going to […]

October 30, 2019

Chian O'Connor

It is amazing the difference that a couple of years can bring! Last time we had the chance to photograph this family was a couple years ago when they were a sweet family of four- and now they have grown by two into an amazing family of 6! A fun part of this was also […]

October 15, 2019

Chian O'Connor

  Bob wiped away a tear with a blue paisley handkerchief as he returned to his seat. He had just finished dancing with his granddaughter, Reba.  He had given her away earlier in the evening, but before he did, he ensured that the groom promised to love and care for her before he relinquished his […]

September 30, 2019

Chian O'Connor

Oh my. Where do I even start?! This is a very special post to me. It involves part of what we did over the summer and why we were gone. Denton and I went to New York to volunteer at a bible education center in Wallkill, where bibles are printed. We were part of the […]

September 25, 2019

Chian O'Connor

This was a wonderful family session that we got to do back in the spring. We had an extremely busy summer, and we had a wonderful time photographing some amazing people and places- I just wasn’t as focused and on the ball as I needed to be with keeping my online presence up to date. […]

May 8, 2019

Chian O'Connor

“[His] expressions of affection are better than wine… my dear one is mine, and I am his.”   Marriage truly is one of the greatest gifts and most wonderful arrangements humans can enter into. To have that one person to lean on. To come home to, and yes, argue with on occasion, is the most […]

April 27, 2019

Chian O'Connor

Have you ever had something that you dreaded having to do? Something that you knew was coming, you would do anything in your power to change it, and yet, it draws inexorably closer until you have to just take a few deep breaths and plunge ahead. That’s a little bit how John felt about his […]

April 21, 2019

Chian O'Connor

This winter was an odd winter here in the northern part of the state. We had a forty degree day in December, and a fifty degree day in January. Then, February hit, and it felt like the whole winter had stored up to pack it into twenty eight loooooong days. Anyway, in the midst of […]

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