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I'm a wedding and portrait photographer based in Columbus, Ohio who LOVES to travel. I'm joyfully following Jesus and I'm a lover of laughter, hot chocolate, and vibrant color.

my name is kelsie and I love all things pretty.

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Jay & Morgan are tying the knot in TWO weeks!! As soon as these two were back in the same city, we scheduled their engagement session. They’ve been long distance for so long – they are finally in the same city, and this time for good! Morgan and Jay share a sweet, tender love, and […]

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This topic is such a fun one for me, because I absolutely LOVE veil shots in a wedding day! I think that veils add so much detail and interest to your wedding day gallery, and I’m always so excited to hear that one of my brides will be wearing one. Now, I know that veils […]

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I met Gabbi last summer at bridal store in Columbus, Ohio as she was saying “Yes!” to the dress while I was shopping with my sister for her wedding dress. We exchanged a few words and wished each other the best of luck on wedding planning, and I shared my business card with her just […]

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As depicted in the Bible, Jesus was an entrepreneur, a carpenter to be exact. Jesus, the businessman, is the perfect example of how we can build God honoring businesses. We recognized Jesus’ entrepreneurship in the first blog in the Illuminate series, and today we will dig into his role as a carpenter. In first century […]

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Todd and Mary tied the knot this past weekend at The Lakes Golf and Country Club in Westerville, Ohio, and it really was the best day. Although it was a little chilly (who would have thought it would still be in the 40s at the end of April??), my heart was so full as I […]

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Booking your wedding photographer is one of the most important decisions throughout the wedding planning process (besides saying yes to the man of your dreams, of course!). I may be biased, but your wedding images will be the only thing that remain once the day has come and gone. Before making such a big decision, […]

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