• Welcome to my blog!

    Welcome to my blogsite! My name is Jan Van Velse and I am a formally trained photographer. I studied fine art and photography for 4 years at Purdue University and graduated in 2002 with a BA in photography, and minors in communications, advertising and philosophy. After college I was mainly a wedding photographer but these days I stick to newborns and little ones, which is my true calling!

    I love being a photographer. I have to be a photographer. I could not imagine being anything else in life.

    Enjoy!
    Jan

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Isla and Beau

This is one of the cutest families ever! These kids are just adorable and happy. I loved running around with these two. Thank you again Jake and Kristen, its always so fun seeing your little crew!

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Dee and Justin’s Senior Prom

Here she is again, my niece Dee and her boyfriend Justin! Off to their last prom, this is such a fun little crew. I’m sure they had an amazing night!

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Dee’s Senior Pictures

I do not do senior pictures, my specialty lies with the littles, but there was no way I was missing out on taking my only niece’s senior pictures. Dee is a soon to be graduate of Perry Meridian High School, where she was so involved it’s hard to keep track of all of her activities and accomplishments. Her main events would be volleyball, theater and choir. She can spike the living daylights out of the volleyball and then turn around and sing the National Anthem like its nobody’s business. She is heading off to Ball State in August and I could not be more proud. She has overcome many obstacles with grace and I have no doubt she will do great things. Congrats on your big year, Dee! Keep working hard for your dreams and you will make it happen, no doubt about it. Love, Aunt Jan

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Connor

This is the cutest most squishy little guy ever! Oh my goodness, he was perfect, all 10 pounds of him! And every little move or noise he made, his parents just melted with love. They are such an adorable little crew and I’m so glad I got to meet them and capture this precious time! Thank you so much Cate and Kyle!! And happy first Mother’s Day, Cate!
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Olivia

This sweet and beautiful baby rocked her session right along with her two year old big brother! This little family is just adorable. I am in love with Olivia’s hair and bright eyes, she is perfect! Thank you Paul and Andrea, it was so great seeing your family again and catching up!

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