I Have an iPhone. Why Hire a Professional?

2018-10-26T21:48:24-05:00By |Baby Photographer, Children, Family Photography, Photography|

Sometimes people ask me, "why should I pay for photography? It's too expensive, can't I get the same picture with my iPhone? My friend's daughter, or Aunt Lucy has a nice camera; she can do it for dirt cheap." Where to begin... Photography ultimately comes down to memories. Capturing memories in a stunning, and artistic [...]

18 months and all Irish! |Fun Kid Photographer

2018-10-26T21:48:24-05:00By |Baby Photographer, Children, Photography, Studio Portraits|

Did you know that at 18 months your baby is now a toddler? He is into imitation and learns by imitating everything they see. I use this knowledge when photographing 18-month olds.  I love trying to get them to imitate my facial expressions, noises and poses. Today I'm excited to share this very fun toddler [...]

Fall Family Photos at Wappelhorst | St Charles Family Photographer

2018-10-26T21:48:41-05:00By |Children, Family Photography, Location Portraits, St. Charles Photographer|

    Fall family portraits can be the most beautiful photos.  If you love the beautiful warm tones of fall, September and October are the prime times here in St Charles.  Family Photographer, Karen Thaemert is an expert with the little ones and will play with them to get the absolute best family photo possible. [...]

Spring Mini Sessions {St Peters Children’s Photographer}

2018-10-26T21:49:04-05:00By |Children, Studio News, Studio Portraits|

NOTICE, the address in this photo heading is the old studio address.  We are now located at 4235 N St Peters Pkwy Two days only: Spring Mini Sessions {St Peters Children's Photographer} Get those Easter dresses and ties ready and schedule a time for professional pictures.  How exciting it is seeing little ones all dressed [...]

Daddy Daughter Dance {St Charles Photographer}

2018-10-26T21:49:04-05:00By |Children, Event Photography, Family Photography, Location Portraits, St. Charles Photographer|

Immanuel Lutheran Snowflake Ball {St Charles Photographer} I had the honor to photograph the posed couples photos at the Second Annual Snowflake Ball (aka the Daddy/Daughter Dance).  These little girls were definitely dressed up!  Wow.  I loved seeing all the beautiful dresses.  I know from a few stories by the moms that the girls were [...]