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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

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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Over the past few months, I’ve had the opportunity to get to know Lexi and her family’s story. It’s an incredible story of the Lord’s faithfulness and I am so stinkin excited to be part of it! Ryan, Lexi & Greyson met me at Franklin Park Conservatory. This location has quickly become one of my […]

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Matt is a senior at Fairbanks high school and has quite a bright future ahead of him. For his session, we started out at the football field and then made our way over to his family’s farm. They are dairy farmers and Matt often helps his dad with the cows when he can! It was […]

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Luke & Sarah are some of the giggliest people I’ve ever met. These two sweet souls met a few years ago at Miami University, so naturally we had to go back for their engagement session! I had such a blast going back to my alma mater (where I originally met them before they started dating!) […]

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