filling up

I am filling up quickly for fall family sessions. If you would like to get on the calendar email me atView full post »

the ‘G’ family ~ des moines children photographer

i have been waiting to take these photos for what seems like years. There are some families that you meet that, as aView full post »

megan + dave ~ des moines wedding photographer

what a fabulous wedding! Megan and Dave traveled to Des Moines from Chicago for their beautiful wedding at St. Ambrose.View full post »

ohh sweet beautiful babies

Finley might be one of my favorite kids to photograph. She is so beautiful and has a wonderful air about her. She justView full post »

anderson ~ des moines children photographer

anderson is 7 months old…in these photos anyway. I am WAY behind on blogging so I am trying to catch up as muchView full post »

miles of love for miles

meet the big guy, Mile Curtis. He came into this world in a hurry and weighing in at 9 lbs 9 oz. I swear he was alreadyView full post »

laura + john ~ des moines wedding photographer

laura and john had a stunning day for a wedding. It all started out at lauras house for some getting ready photos thenView full post »

little malaya ~ des moines children photographer

the natural momma had her baby! Meet the newest and youngest of the ‘C’ clan. She just happens to be myView full post »

dana + david ~ des moines wedding photographer

These images are from a wedding i got to second shoot at with the talented Amy Allen. Dana and David were adorable andView full post »

jodi and nate – des moines wedding photographer

i am really, really excited for this wedding. For one, jodi is just as nice as can be and nate will do just aboutView full post »

jen + bryan – des moines wedding photographer

this was my Derby Day Bride! Jen and bryan were so much fun to spend the day with, knowing it was derby day she boughtView full post »

sweet, sweet gemma- des moines childrens photographer

those of you that have been following my blog for the last year or so will remember michaela and tyler. I did theirView full post »

whacked out blog

please excuse the blog right now. I am trying to get this remedied as fast as possible. ugh.View full post »

Natural momma

Pretty Jodi and her beautiful belly just weeks before her due date. This is my sister-in-law and I couldn’t beView full post »

leah + greg

Leah is adorable. Greg is pretty hysterical. Together they are two very happy people who were married on a beautifulView full post »

beautiful autumn

Autumn and Lenny drove in from Chicago so I could photograph her perfectly pregnant belly. Autumn has the kindest soul.View full post »

happy lauren – des moines children photography

A little over 6 months ago i photographed this little beauty’s mom while she was still pregnant. I just love whenView full post »

katie, parks and some crutches – des moines wedding photographer

katie and parks were married in march on one of the first nice days we have had in what feels like years. It was aView full post »

amanda & jason

In a perfect world there would be a rule that all photo shoots must end with a cold beer. Well, in my perfect worldView full post »

just a few seniors – des moines senior photography

I pretty much finished up shooting seniors and then had a baby. I recently realized I never blogged about any of them.View full post »

Attention 2011 Seniors

Attention 2011 seniors!! Paige Peterson Photography is currently looking for senior reps for your class. Only 2 repsView full post »

need space? i’ve got space!

we are coming up on the one year mark of having The Studio, in the east village. We feel so lucky to have found thisView full post »

sweet baby stella

This is sweet baby stella. She is so sweet and beautiful. I was able to photograph her at her home at about 8 weeksView full post »

jennifer and matt

holy crap it was cold!! Ok, so you could actually say that about most of this winter but this day was freezing!View full post »

mom and dad

These are my parents. I love my parents. I was able to do a quick, and very cold, photo shoot of them before this nastyView full post »

magda + billy – des moines wedding photographer

Magda and billy were married in jamaica. By a rasta man. I am admittedly very jealous of this fact. I really wanted toView full post »

jessica + brad – des moines wedding photographer

I have a lot of weddings to post from the end of 2009. The first one up is Jessica and brad. I actually went to highView full post »

It’s a girl!!!

I just wanted to do a quick post about our new addition!! On November 19th we were blessed with a new baby girl. HerView full post »

orders and such

Just a little reminder/announcement that if you have already recieved your gallery, but have not ordered you have untilView full post »

joyce + nick

joyce and nick, where do i begin! first off, this wedding was on the hottest day of the year. no question. it wasView full post »

ali + matt

we have all heard the term, “match made in heaven,” I can honestly say that Ali and Matt are truly that. AView full post »

September is full

September is completely full. I am down to just a handful of spaces (5) left in october for family/kids/seniorView full post »

casting call

just a heads up for all of my acting clients, there is another casting call this weekend……. click HERE toView full post »

lindsay + bart

lindsay and bart were married in a cute little church in Cummings, Iowa. Lindsay was such a great bride. She was soView full post »

tana & jaime

holy cow! Tanana got married!!! I’ve been privledged to know both tana and jaime for about 10 years now. AfterView full post »