Archive for October, 2011

Oct 28 2011

Jake ’12 Burlington Central

Published by Jan under pet,senior

Jake’s session was held in his beautiful rural Elgin backyard.  They have gorgeous, LARGE trees and even a stream that runs through their property.  Thank goodness for bug spray because the mosquitoes wanted to carry us off!  Here is a little bit about Jake:

3 things people would be surprised to learn about you

- I listen to heavy music

- my room is clean (right now)

- I’ve never tried sushi

3 things you couldn’t live without

- phone

- iPod

- car


I have NEVER…

skydived

3 pet peeves

- rudeness

- taking care of brothers

- slow drivers

3 foods for a year, what would they be?

- mac & cheese

- burgers

- pizza

If you won the lottery, what would you buy first?

nice car

If you could ask one person (dead or alive) 1 question – who would you ask and what would you ask them?

Grandpa Larry – what was my mom like as a kid?

If I had 24 hours to live, I would…

eat at some really nice restaurants

Fav class or teacher in HS. Why?

History – I always loved learning about the past

What are your after graduation plans? (college & major, work etc.)

Hopefully DePaul majoring in Computer Science to become a Web Developer

And then a couple “would your rather” just becasue they are fun!

Would you rather

X never watch TV again - OR  -

never use the internet again

Would you rather

Be able to read everyone’s mind  - OR -

X always know the future

Would you rather

Get caught with your fly unzipped  -OR -

X get caught singing in the car

Would you rather

X Always lose -OR -

never play

Some of my favorites from Jake’s session:

And although his dog KC LOOKS ferocious she is a real sweetheart!

Hope you hear positive news about DePaul.  Enjoy your senior year at Central!



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Oct 27 2011

Tyler ’12

Published by Jan under senior

Tyler’s session was held at Pottawatomie Park in St. Charles where his brothers session was held 2 years ago (can you tell I LOVE repeat clients!) I think Tyler is as tall and lanky as his brother and his eyes are just as blue.  I LOVE that his mom had him wear a turquoise sweater because it really made his eyes sparkle (do guys want sparkle in their eyes – I doubt it but the girls do!!!)

Here’s a little bit about Tyler:


3 things you couldn’t live without Family, Friends, Food
Fav movie or book


Inception
I have NEVER…


Been to a NFL football game


3 foods for a year, what would they be?


Popcorn, Chicken nuggets, Pizza
If you won the lottery, what would you buy first?


Gum


If I had 24 hours to live, I would…


Sleep, eat, hang with friends, live


What are your after graduation plans? (college & major, work etc.)


Go to UIC and become a pharmacist

And then a couple “would your rather” just becasue they are fun!

Would you rather

never watch TV again - OR  -

X never use the internet again

Would you rather

X Be able to read everyone’s mind  - OR -

always know the future

Would you rather

Get caught with your fly unzipped  -OR -

X get caught singing in the car

Would you rather

X Always lose -OR -

never play

And my favorites from his session:

Thanks Tyler for choosing Jan Nohling Photography for your senior portraits!  Best of luck in your senior year!



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Oct 21 2011

Cole ’12 Burlington Central Senior

Published by Jan under senior

Cole’s session was a beautiful fall day in October.  I have previously done his 2 gorgeous, photogenic older sisters senior sessions so the pressure was on!  We started his session at a farmhouse on Silver Glen Road, then went to Muirhead’s Farmhouse, and ended his session up at the varsity soccer fields of Burlington Central High.  Cole was a great sport throughout the entire session with a lot of laughter and fun!  A little bit about Cole:

3 things people would be surprised to learn about you

- I’ve been to Ecuador for a mission trip

- I was born in California

- I don’t like fish

3 things you couldn’t live without

- my faith

- my family

- my friends

Fav movie or book

The Book of Eli

I have NEVER…

been in a car accident

3 pet peeves

- when people misspell words

- country music

- chewing with your mouth open

3 foods for a year, what would they be?

- goldfish

- fruit by the foot

- Jimmy John’s

If you won the lottery, what would you buy first?

season tickets for a sports team

If you could ask one person (dead or alive) 1 question – who would you ask and what would you ask them?

Jesus – what was it like to come back from the dead?

If I had 24 hours to live, I would…

spend time with my family and try to enjoy what was left

Fav class or teacher in HS. Why?

Mr. Groom – he’s always entertaining

What are your after graduation plans? (college & major, work etc.)

Go to college, get a job, maybe start a family?

And then a couple “would your rather” just becasue they are fun!

Would you rather

never watch TV again - OR  -

X never use the internet again

Would you rather

X Be able to read everyone’s mind  - OR -

always know the future

Would you rather

Get caught with your fly unzipped  -OR -

X get caught singing in the car

Would you rather

Always lose -OR -

X never play

I had a ton of favorites from his session!

Good luck in the soccer playoffs and the rest of you senior year!  Enjoy!



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Oct 15 2011

Ryan – ’12 Kaneland High School

Published by Jan under teen

Ryan’s session was held at Mount St. Mary’s Park in St. Charles.  I did his sister session 4 years ago and this is still one of my all-time favorite images

Can’t believe she will be graduating from COLLEGE this year! But back to present…Ryan’s is graduating from Kaneland this year and so we had his senior session at the same place we did Cailin’s.  1st time shooting a guy at the park but found a lot of different areas to shoot that weren’t all girly with flowers.  A very fun session!

A little bit about Ryan:

3 things you couldn’t live without

- Music

- friends

- cell-phone

Fav movie or book

Scrubs

I have NEVER…

Broken a bone

3 pet peeves

- nagging

- personal questions

- slow drivers

3 foods for a year, what would they be?

- pizza

- Mt. Dew

- pasta

If you won the lottery, what would you buy first?

nice car

If you could ask one person (dead or alive) 1 question – who would you ask and what would you ask them?

Jeremy from Day to Remember – what inspires you

If I had 24 hours to live, I would…

freak out

Fav class or teacher in HS. Why?

Sten

What are your after graduation plans? (college & major, work etc.)

Waubonsee Community College

And then a couple “would your rather” just becasue they are fun!

Would you rather

X never watch TV again - OR  -

never use the internet again

Would you rather

Be able to read everyone’s mind  - OR -

always know the future NONE OF THE ABOVE

Would you rather

Get caught with your fly unzipped  -OR -

X get caught singing in the car

Would you rather

Always lose -OR -

never play DEPENDS

And a few from his session:

Best of luck in your senior year Ryan!



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Oct 05 2011

Austin ’12 – Burlington Central

Published by Jan under senior

Austin’s session was held at Murihead’s Farmhouse in rural Plato Center on a gorgeous fall day.  I did his brother Brandon’s senior session when he graduated in ’10 and Brandon is now serving our country proudly in the military.  A huge thank you to Brandon!  And Austin wants to join the Air Force after college also!  Austin loves his dirt bike and brought it along for the session.  We had fun with the action shots!  Here are some interesting facts about Austin and then some of my favorites from his session.

3 things people would be surprised to learn about you

- I do MMA (mixed martial arts

- I want to go into the military

- I want to be a pilot

3 things you couldn’t live without

- Portillos

- women

- money

Fav movie or book

Lord of War – movie

I have NEVER…

Died

3 pet peeves

- hearing people eat

- sandals with sockes

- obnoxious noises

3 foods for a year, what would they be?

- chili cheese dog

- apples

- salad

If you won the lottery, what would you buy first?

Lamborghini Revelon

If you could ask one person (dead or alive) 1 question – who would you ask and what would you ask them?

George Washington – What was the last thing you thought?

If I had 24 hours to live, I would…

bungey jump from a helicopter

Fav class or teacher in HS. Why?

Resistance training – get in shape

What are your after graduation plans? (college & major, work etc.)

SIU aviation then Air Force pilot

And then a couple “would your rather” just becasue they are fun!

Would you rather

X never watch TV again - OR  -

never use the internet again

Would you rather

Be able to read everyone’s mind  - OR -

X always know the future

Would you rather

X Get caught with your fly unzipped  -OR -

get caught singing in the car

Would you rather

X Always lose -OR -

never play

And a few from his session:

We had crazy, cool clouds from the remnant of a hurricane (yes, here in Illinois!) so I decided to play them up and created this painterly-type artwork.

This is a “stopee” One of the things I learned about dirt bikes!

Enjoy your senior year Austin and best of luck as you continue your education and military plans!



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