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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

hot chocolate


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your favorite flowers are... 




the next destination on your bucket list is...

comfort food



your favorite type of food is...

working out



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all the pretty on the daily

Andy and Laura Gress met after Laura burst into laughter when Andy tripped while walking toward her. You know…one of those “this should be in a movie” kind-of scenes. Their first date was at a drive-in and Andy first confessed his love to her while they were on a college spring break trip in North […]

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Over the past few months, I’ve been keeping myself busy with further refining my brand so that I can better serve you. One of the things that I spent a while digging into is what my mission, vision and values were for this little business of mine. After all, if I don’t have a good […]

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I’ve known Ashleigh approximately 2 days longer than she’s known Ryan, and that’s because we moved into our freshman year dorm a few doors down the hall from each other at Miami University. Ashleigh and Ryan met on the first Saturday of freshman year, and their lives have never been the same since. They began […]

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Friends, I am so stinkin excited to share Ryan and Bre’s wedding with you!! I was looking forward to this wedding for such a long time, not only because it was at the Cleveland Museum of Natural History, but because I got to photograph these two high school sweethearts! Bre and Ryan started dating while […]

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Courtney and Spencer’s wedding last weekend was absolutely beautiful. It was such a light-hearted day and it couldn’t have been more perfect. They had a beautiful ceremony at St. Christopher Parish in Vandalia, Ohio and the deep purples and bright pinks in her florals complimented the bridal party perfectly! What made it even more special […]

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Wile this may seem a little bit strange, this little business of mine isn’t just about the pictures; it’s about people. As much as I love taking pictures and learning new techniques, that’s not what this whole thing is really about. It’s a lot more about the people in front of my lens rather than […]

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