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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

First of all, I can’t believe that this is the first time I’m writing about this topic. Ring shots are my FAVORITE details to photograph! To back up a little bit though, I didn’t always used to be good at them. For instance, take a look at this gem below: This is my high school […]

The Full Story 

When I think about my business, it’s my heart and desire that it be approached from a place of service and love. These characteristics don’t just happen to be paired together; they were intentionally chosen because they are two qualities of Jesus. As a joyful follower of Jesus, I am continually being sanctified every day […]

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Blogstomp has been one of the best investments I’ve made for my business. Want to know why?? It has literally cut my blogging time by 80%!! What used to take me 6+ hours, now takes less than 1. You might be asking, this sounds too good to be true! Well, friend, I promise it isn’t! […]

The Full Story

One of my favorite things to do with all of my couples is photograph their engagement session. It’s my favorite form of third-wheeling (I should include that in my bio: professional third-wheeler! haha), and it’s a great opportunity for me to get to know my couples. There are lots of other reasons why I always […]

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Audrey & Jeremy were one of my sweet 2017 couples, and I’ve been so looking forward to their anniversary session! We decided to head downtown Columbus to the Scioto Mile and it definitely did not disappoint. I’ve been wanting to photograph the Rich Street Bridge for what seems like forever, so I was so excited […]

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There is no better way to describe Autumn & Josh’s wedding day other than pure JOY.  Autumn and Josh planned their Ohio wedding while at a missionary training center in Canada. When Autumn first reached out to me last year, I knew that there was something so special about her. The Lord orchestrated a beautiful […]

The Full Story

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