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Mike in Chicago } Anytime

You know how sometimes you cross paths with someone who leaves an impression on your heart and your life is never the same again? You find a person who you know will be a true friend for life. Friends that will always have your back, and never betray you are so hard to find in this world but I am proud to say Mike is one of those friends for me. He has been an inspiration in my life in more ways than one and I could never repay him for the things he has taught me and the many ways he has been there for me. Mike is one of the kindest, most genuine people I have ever met and I am so lucky to call him a true friend for life. On my recent trip to Chicago I did a photo shoot of Mike to document this time in his life and below are a few of my favorites.

Mike, thank you for being YOU. And thank you for being my friend. You are beautiful in every sense of the word and I will never stop being inspired by you.

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He totally rocked his shoot… I mean really.


This one is hilarious because I never noticed the huge NO TRESPASSING sign right behind him while shooting this!! HAHA! We’re SUCH rebels. OOPS.

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It was an absolutely perfect day in Chicago. I didn’t want to quit shooting because seriously… look at this light: chicagophotographer014

I love them all but this is my absolute favorite of the day.


Me with Mike and Mikey hanging out at the Signature Room in Chicago. It was so gorgeous up there!


Thanks again Mike for everything – never stop being yourself. Happy Monday everyone!

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