Curtis Orchard reaches peak season

As the peak of the fall season approaches, locals and visitors of the C-U area are making their way to Curtis Orchard. There is something for everyone at this family owned business from apple picking, a bakery, and a pumpkin patch.

Photo: Jade Hilton

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Now You Can Trust Me With A Camera!

How I Became Zero To Hero With Multimedia


When I first enrolled for Journalism 410, I was excited, but nervous!  I knew nothing about composing a video out of stills, video and audio, but I was prepared and ready to learn!  There were a lot of bumps in the road and continuous ups and downs, but now I can confidently say that I am on the right road to becoming a well-rounded journalist!

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Fall Beauty at Curtis Orchard

It’s officially the start of the fall season and what better way to celebrate than going to the home of the infamous apple donuts, Curtis Orchard here in Champaign, IL!  I was excited to capture the peaceful and quiet nature of the orchard while still showing the vibrant and lively colors displayed through the apples, pumpkins and scenery.

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