the blog

You. Guys. Anniversary sessions are the greatest thing ever! If you follow my work, you know that weddings are my passion. There is nothing better than documenting one of the biggest days in a couple’s life together – all the emotion and special moments. It doesn’t hurt that everyone is dressed to the nines! An […]

POSTED IN: Weddings

I first met Brianne & Ryan this past summer for their engagement session and instantly loved these two. They are so sweet and fun-loving; the kind of people you can’t help but feel joyful around. Brianne’s smile is so contagious (not to mention beautiful!) and it’s easy to see what Ryan loves so much about […]

POSTED IN: Weddings

This day. There aren’t enough words to describe how perfect this day was. This was my first time in Texas and I have to say that I cannot wait to go back. I’ve known Danielle since we were both kids and was totally excited she wanted to fly me down to be a part of […]

POSTED IN: For My Brides

Getting a detail shot of your gown before you put it on is pretty much a must, right? Well, in all the pre-wedding chaos, it’s hard enough to make sure your dress arrives at your venue, let alone be thinking about how your photographer is going to get this shot! I totally get it! My […]

POSTED IN: Weddings

  Even as I work on these photos, I’m still in awe that I had the opportunity to photograph this destination wedding! Mackinac Island is one of my favorite places, and getting to photograph such a great couple there was a dream. Jade and Bob are so sweet to each other, and I knew as […]

POSTED IN: Weddings

Megan contacted me well over a year ago about their September 2017 wedding, and I have been looking forward to it ever since. First, she and Wyatt just happen to be the sweetest people you could ever meet. They are fun-loving, outdoorsy, and down-to-earth. My kind of people! And second, they decided to tie the […]

POSTED IN: Uncategorized

Over the last ten years, high-tech camera gear has become ultra affordable. That means photographers are a dime a dozen today. I’m betting you all personally know someone or a friend-of-a-friend who bought a DSLR and is now trying to break into the photography game, right? So with all those options out there, how do […]

Happy Labor Day everyone! I hope you’re enjoying a long, stress-free holiday weekend with your friends and family. Today I want to take the opportunity to share with you five of my favorite tips to bring this relaxed feeling to your wedding day. You’ve spent months planning out the wedding day of your dreams, and […]

POSTED IN: Weddings

Angela and Ian are just the sweetest people. Both have a heart for helping others, and you can just tell they are meant for one another. Their love story is one of those “happened by chance in only the way God can orchestrate” kind of stories. Their faith and their love for one another is […]

POSTED IN: For My Brides

So you’re recently engaged and super excited to get the party started, right?! It may be tempting to grab a friend and a decent camera and take some “engagement” pictures before you hire your wedding photographer. But here’s my top three reasons why you should always do an engagement session with your wedding photographer, whether […]

telling your story.

i BELIEVE IN LIGHT, laughter, having a great time AND