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Hello and welcome to my blog! My name is Kelsie and I'm a wedding photographer based in Columbus, Ohio. Grab a cup of coffee (or in my case - a cup of hot chocolate!), a glass of wine or a bottle of coke and enjoy viewing my latest work, browsing resources for brides and photographers, and getting a little peek into my life!

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Lyndsey and Clay are such a special couple. Clay and I actually went to high school together, so when Lyndsey reached out about me about potentially photographing her wedding, I knew I was going to love her. Lynsdey and I immediately clicked! We chatted until the coffee shop closed and from there, I knew that […]

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One of the most commonly asked questions I get from both brides and photographers is, “when should we start pictures”? Well, after photographing nearly 50 weddings, I’ve learned the do’s and don’ts of wedding timelines. Do: Allow for a LOT of buffer time. If there’s one thing I’ve learned over the past few years, it’s […]

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Morgan and Elijah have quite the love story! I’ve known Morgan for almost two years (!!!!) and it’s so crazy to think about how much has happened between then and now. Every time Morgan shared part of her love story with me, she just lit up the room. Elijah brings her so much joy, and […]

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Sam and Fritz are seriously so much fun! I mean, can’t you tell?? There was so much laughter and joy during our time together. All we had to do was talk about chicken nuggets and these two would just giggle away. It is such a blessing to be able to marry your best friend, especially […]

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Morgan and Jay were married this past weekend at the Barn at Stratford in Delaware, Ohio. It was the perfect space for them, and I loved exploring the venue! One of the things that Morgan was so excited about was having the ceremony outside underneath the willow tree. Morgan has a career in nature research […]

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Carly is a senior at Westerville North High School, and is graduating this weekend! Woohoo!! Her sweet, gentle spirit is going to carry her so far in her future. Carly will be attending Cedarville University in the fall and has dreams of becoming a nurse. She’s incredibly bright, and was such a joy to photograph! […]

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Jay & Morgan are tying the knot in TWO weeks!! As soon as these two were back in the same city, we scheduled their engagement session. They’ve been long distance for so long – they are finally in the same city, and this time for good! Morgan and Jay share a sweet, tender love, and […]

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This topic is such a fun one for me, because I absolutely LOVE veil shots in a wedding day! I think that veils add so much detail and interest to your wedding day gallery, and I’m always so excited to hear that one of my brides will be wearing one. Now, I know that veils […]

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I met Gabbi last summer at bridal store in Columbus, Ohio as she was saying “Yes!” to the dress while I was shopping with my sister for her wedding dress. We exchanged a few words and wished each other the best of luck on wedding planning, and I shared my business card with her just […]

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this friends, is where it gets real. This is where you can find my vulnerable heart, and really get to know the heart behind this business of mine. 

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I have just loved writing this blog series and I hope you’ve enjoyed reading it! So far, I’ve shared about how I found my passion, why I started my business, some of the struggles

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the heart behind it all

You wouldn't know it if I walked past you, or possibly even if we were friends. You might not know it even if you looked me in the eye. The one thing that I rely on

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I'm a creative because He's the creator

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the heart behind it all

I am so incredibly thankful for the creative gifts I've been given. But let's be real, I wouldn't be able to do any of this if it weren't for Jesus. Do you know why? 

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The story of my own lenses

The Struggle of Comparison

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