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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 dogs and pretty things.

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black coffee

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comfort food



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working out



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all the pretty on the daily

As in any industry, there are busy seasons and slow seasons in photography. And most of the time, the peaks of both are drastically different from each other. To give you an example, during the slow seasons of my business, I may not have any paid shoots to edit so I’ll choose to focus on […]

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Allison and Wiley were married at St. Mary’s Church in Springboro, Ohio on a beautiful summer day last weekend. It was hot as can be, and I’m pretty sure we all got a little sun burned, but it couldn’t have been a better day. I absolutely loved the colors that Allison chose for her wedding. […]

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Mary and Todd are some of the sweetest people I’ve ever met. As soon as I met Mary earlier this year, I knew we could be really good friends! When these two showed up for their engagement session a few weeks ago, it felt like I was third wheeling with two life-long friends (in a […]

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Amanda and Justin’s wedding was filled with lots of glitter, lots of unicorns, and lots of laughs! It really couldn’t have been a more beautiful day! I absolutely love how Amanda let her bridesmaids pick their own sequin dresses. My photographer’s heart skipped a beat once she told me that! Amanda’s gown was absolutely STUNNING […]

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While this post is in the “For Brides” sections of my blog, it may be a little bit more applicable to the future grooms out there! Men, if you are planning to pop the big questions any time soon, If at all possible,  highly recommend having your proposal photographed! There are so many benefits to […]

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One of the most challenging aspects of photography to master is different lighting situations. As a natural light photographer, you need to be able to choose different locations based on the best lighting scenarios. There are quite a few different types of lighting situations to consider when choosing the best light to pose you clients […]

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all the pretty on the daily