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I'm so glad you stopped by.


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.

LET's work together!

a little more about me...




your favorite color is...

black coffee

hot chocolate


your go-to drink is...




your favorite flowers are... 




the next destination on your bucket list is...

comfort food



your favorite type of food is...

working out



you spend all of your free time...




your go-to accessory is a...




your favorite pets are...

Let's get to know each other!

on the blog


all the pretty on the daily

As I’m sure you know, the ceremony start time dictates the entire timeline for the day. So I’d say it’s pretty important to consider when planning out your wedding day! There are so many factors to think about when choosing your ceremony time: is your ceremony indoors or outdoors? Is your wedding a morning wedding or an […]

The Full Story 

While this title may seem a little bit obvious, I’ve found that quite a few photographers are not aware of a simple trick that allows you to actually choose your focal point instead of the camera choosing for you! I use something called single point focusing, which allows me to choose almost any point in […]

The Full Story

This year has been nothing I expected and everything I hoped for. I had the opportunity to photograph so many incredible couples, and all in all, I captured 21 weddings and was a bridesmaid & Maid of Honor in two more! It was a crazy year, but I’d go through it all again if it means […]

The Full Story

It’s time for the most anticipated blog post of the year… behind the scenes!! Today I’m giving you insider access to what it’s like having me as your wedding photographer – the good, the awkward and just plain weird haha! ENJOY! I begin every wedding day by photographing the details for the bride, and sometimes […]

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As most of you know, I recently went full time with Kelsie Lynn Photography. I’ve been asked by so many people about what that process looked like and I figured I’d write a blog post that gives you a glimpse into my heart behind the decision. For the past 2 years, I’ve been working a […]

The Full Story

This wedding was special for me for SO many reasons. McKinzie and I went to high school together and I still remember all of the birthday parties and high school dances. Getting to photograph these high school sweethearts and all of their friends (most of which I already knew!) was seriously so much fun. The […]

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all the pretty on the daily