Thursday, July 31, 2008

Absolutely AMAZING Eyes!

You never know who you'll meet...

You never know who you'll meet on the streets of Springfield. Today I ran into some '07 seniors. I did their senior pictures a couple of years ago. Thanks for stopping and saying, "Hi!"

Wednesday, July 30, 2008

Please HELP!

Charitable request to benefit the Steubs family:

Dustin, Savannah, Madison, Danielle, Dyantae, Hannah & Jacob
Parents Jason and Christina

When: Saturday, August 2, 2008 11 AM to 3 PM
Where: Mariah’s Restaurant, 3317 Robbins Road

In an attempt to assist this family with the unexpected expenses related to the tragic loss of their son and daughter in a weather related accident in July, 2008 we are respectfully requesting a donation from you and/or your company. All auction donations will be auctioned to the highest bidder on the event date.

Community outpouring and support for the Steubs family has been tremendous and we anticipate that all auction items will bring significantly higher donations than their dollar amount. Checks if preferred can be made payable to The Steubs Family Benefit.

Please deliver all donations to Lift and Firm Day Spa, Sue Hines, 3223 Meadowbrook Road, Suite B, Springfield, Illinois 62711 before noon on Friday, August 1, 2008.

Contact person for auction donations plus all monetary donations:
Sue Hines 217-793-9870 or

Tuesday, July 29, 2008

Senior Style!


Nanncy's Knit Works

My great aunt is taking knitting lessons at Nanncy's Knit Works and LOVING it! I stopped in there to check things out. WOW! They have fibers in every color and texture!

Stop by 1305 Wabash Ave, Springfield, IL 62704, or call (217) 546-0600 for more information about learning to knit!

Keepin' Up with the STUDIO

Love it!

Love the hair, love jewelry, love the look!

Never a DULL moment during this session!

What a fun session! Add mom and dad to the mix and we had the perfect family pictures too! Thanks guys!

Monday, July 28, 2008

Somewhere Over the Rainbow!

Listen to Lexie's Illinois Idol audition HERE! She was amazing! Congratulations Lexie!

Saturday, July 26, 2008

Illinois Idol WINNER!

I am so excited! One of my clients (turned friend) won Illinois Idol! Lexie was just in All Shook Up at the Muni. You might have seen her there. I recently helped Lexie update her headshots. You can see images from her session somewhere here, on my blog. Congrats Lexie!

He loves me, he loves me not...

He loves me, he loves me not...

Nope, he LOVES me!

FOX Illinois IDOL '08

The 2008 FOX Illinois IDOL compititon took place today! It was sponsored by Lincoln Land Community College, Landmark Ford and 103.7 WDBR. The winner is guaranteed an audition in front of the American Idol Season 8 producers in Kansas City, Missouri. Watch NewsChannel at 9 on FOX Illinois TONIGHT!

My Not-So-Little Brother!

I was actually home for less than 24 hours for my Grandma's 91st birthday. My brother and I hung out for long enough to do a quick photo session. It was lots of fun! For me at least! LOL Next time I am going to talk my OTHER brother into modeling for me! (I know you are reading this, so get ready!)

SHG Football '09 Seniors

There are over TWENTY '09 Seniors on the SHG football team. I will keep posting until I have posted EVERYBODY! Check back!

Seniors, Seniors, Seniors!

Quite possibly the first almost 10 year old in Springfield with head to toe Ed Hardy. You think?

Check out the Ed Hardy website HERE!

Wednesday, July 23, 2008

SHG Football '09 Seniors...Sweet DEAL for you!

Hey SHG Football '09 Seniors, recieve a FREE 8x10, a 5x7 and set of wallet size images from our photo shoot other day when you book your senior session with Kimberly Smoot Photography! Call 793-2164 to schedule your photo session!

More images to come!

The All-Star Team!

Bring It!

Sunday, July 20, 2008

Teaser from this weekend...

Just one from a modeling session I was part of in St. Louis on Saturday. A group of photographers got together for an action packed day of photography. More to come. Check back models!