Recent Shoots

WI Will Not Go Silently Into the Night!

WI Will Not Go Silently Into the Night!

The granite statehouse in Madison is the only one of its kind. Rising up between Lake Mendota and Lake Monona, it is the only State Capitol built on an isthmus – a narrow piece of land that separates two bodies of water. Over the past several weeks, thousands of people have flocked to Wisconsin’s Capitol [...]


Bulletproof: Aryll + Andrew

Bulletproof: Aryll + Andrew

Ask her, and their story started on the first day of high school. He says, it started in their junior year- the night after a fashion show benefit. According to Andrew, it was the same as many high school hook-ups. A friend of a friend said their friend likes you. So, you go scope out [...]


2010 Madison Hip Hop Awards

2010 Madison Hip Hop Awards

November 5th, 2010 marked the date of first annual Madison Hip Hop Awards. For a Hip Hop community who has had many trials and tribulations over the years, this was a momentous occasion. In front of a crowd of about 300 people, movers and shakers in Madison’s diverse Hip Hop industry came to accept awards, and [...]


Jamie + Kevin: Olbrich Gardens Wedding

Jamie + Kevin: Olbrich Gardens Wedding

The morning started out cloudy and gloomy, but by the afternoon, the clouds broke and the sky cleared. So what began as a somber start to the day, turned into a beautiful sunny afternoon; perfect weather for an outdoor garden wedding! Olbrich Gardens is a popular venue for weddings on Madison’s East Side. Maybe it’s the lush 16 [...]


Jill + Ashton: Scatz Nightclub Wedding

Jill + Ashton: Scatz Nightclub Wedding

This past summer I was given the opportunity to photograph a 2-day wedding for a close friend. The first day, a traditional Laotian Ceremony called a “Su-Kwan” was held, I blogged about it here. It was an intimate and spiritual gathering and it was nice to experience something different. On the second day, a more [...]


Jill + Ashton: Su-Kwan Ceremony

Jill + Ashton: Su-Kwan Ceremony

The Baci ceremony, also knows as “Su-kwan” is an indigenous Southeast Asian ritual. Predominant in Thailand and Laos this ancient and traditional ceremony is held for various occassions.  “Su-kwan” can be interpreted to mean “calling of the soul”. It’s main purpose is the binding of one’s personal spirits to the person, and also serves as a  means [...]


Earthdance 2010

Earthdance 2010

Earthdance International has coordinated the annual Earthdance Global Festival for Peace since 1997, joining participants worldwide in a synchronized Prayer for Peace, and enabling the growth of an international community addressing peace, sustainability and social justice through the universal languages of music, art and dance. Learn more about the annual Earthdance Global Festival for Peace [...]


Rita Senior Portrait

Rita Senior Portrait

Rita’s senior session was a blast! Here’s a sneek peek at some of the shots from the session! Seniors get your hour session booked for only $130! Contact me for details at b.jordan@lightsoulphoto.com or call 608.616.0256


Jill + Ashton Engagement

Jill + Ashton Engagement

I’ve known Ashton and Jill for a good while so it was an honor that they asked me to shoot their engagement session.  They are a fun and outgoing couple and it was so comfortable shooting with them.  The weather on the day their shoot was really sunny with a dapple of some clouds here [...]