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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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all the pretty on the daily

Getting to know Bridget and Chris at their engagement session a few weeks ago was seriously so much fun (I have THE BEST couples for next year!!). We explored Rocky Fork Metro Park in New Albany, Ohio, and they were up for anything. We went off the beaten path for a lot of their pictures, […]

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Haley & Nick got engaged a few weeks ago, and when they reached out about wanting fall engagement pictures, I knew we didn’t have a whole lot of time left with the leaves still on the trees! Thankfully we were able to squeeze in a session literally right before all of the leaves fell. We […]

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Blake and Sara drove almost 2 hours to Columbus for their engagement session and we literally could not have had a more perfect day! The weather was beautiful, we had the prettiest sunset glow and it wasn’t too cold, either. I really love the outfits that Sara choose – I’m ALWAYS a fan of stripes […]

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A few weeks ago, Natalie, Brooks and I met for their engagement session in Dayton, Ohio. You probably would never know this, but it was misting for almost their entire session! Natalie and Brooks were troopers and had such a positive attitude for the who session. We started out at the University of Dayton where […]

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Jeff & Nardine had a beautiful morning wedding this past weekend! They tied the knot at Jeff’s parent’s church in New Albany and hosted their reception at the Creekside Event Center in Gahanna, Ohio. I don’t think I’ve ever seen a bride more excited to kiss her groom at the end of the ceremony! Narding […]

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Friends, I am SO EXCITED to finally share about the Refined Second Shooter Workshop! Michelle and I started planning for this day months ago. We spent many months planning, lots of emails and late nights working to refine our content and get everything prepared. While I’ve hosted workshops in the past, I’ve never done anything […]

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