Kayla & Tyler

If you’ve been following me for any length of time then you know how much I love both Lake Michigan and backyard weddings, so you can imagine my delight when Kayla & Tyler first contacted me about photographing their wedding at her family’s lakeside cottage in South Haven. It almost felt too good to be […]

June 27, 2017

Wedding

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Hannah & Vilppu

Hannah and Vilppu got married in her parents’ backyard in Lebanon, Ohio, and I loved seeing how their community all pitched in to make it happen. From baking cupcakes to rolling out rugs, everyone had a hand in putting together their special day. It’s no secret that these two are crazy loved, and it may […]

June 21, 2017

Wedding

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Bailey & Kevin

Where do I even begin? When Bailey first told me that she was inspired by Chagall’s paintings in her wedding planning, I admittedly had to do a little research as I may have slacked off in my study abroad art history class. If you are like me, take a second to look up his work […]

June 13, 2017

Wedding

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Courtney & Trent

Courtney & Trent’s engagement session was on one of those quintessential summer evenings where the air is warm and the breeze is cool -it felt like the sun just kept shining and we weren’t complaining. Courtney & Trent are currently doing the long distance thing (Trent is in the Navy down in Mississipi) and as a […]

May 31, 2017

Engagement

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Why A First Look

It’s a popular question: should we opt for a first look? It’s definitely the new trend, and a lot of couples are apprehensive. Do I really want to break tradition? Will he still have the same reaction when I walk down the aisle? Surprisingly, it’s often the groom that is most passionate about this subject. […]

May 24, 2017

For Brides

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Jamie & Eric

It feels like a pretty safe bet to say that Jamie has won best smile at some point in her life…and nobody makes her smile more than her fiance Eric. As you can see in the photos below, these two laughed through the entire session and had me laughing right along with them. Even though […]

May 17, 2017

Engagement

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Favorite Wedding Photography Lenses

When I first started out in the photography world I felt like the tiniest fish in the biggest ocean. I was swimming as hard as I could to stay afloat, but the truth was that I didn’t have much experience and it was hard to gain more opportunity with nothing under my belt. So from […]

April 27, 2017

For Photographers

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Ashley & Joe

Ashley & I first got put in touch this past fall through Girl Meets Party, and ever since our first phone call I have been so excited to photograph this Indiana State House wedding! (We actually did their engagement session in the same location this winter.) When I say that Ashley was so happy she […]

April 25, 2017

Wedding

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Our Own Wedding!

After blogging so many others, I cannot tell you how surreal it is to be blogging our OWN wedding photos today! We were so blessed to have the happiest day of our lives photographed by the amazingly talented and wonderfully kind Sean Cook. I clearly already valued wedding photography, but I can now say firsthand […]

April 22, 2017

Personal

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5 Tips for Getting Ready On Your Wedding Day

If you’re like most brides, you’ve probably thought through what your dress will look like, what type of venue you want, maybe even the fonts on your invites…but have you considered where you will be getting ready on the big day? This is one of the most overlooked details in wedding planning if you ask […]

March 29, 2017

For Brides

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