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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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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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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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Booking your wedding photographer is one of the most important decisions throughout the wedding planning process (besides saying yes to the man of your dreams, of course!). I may be biased, but your wedding images will be the only thing that remain once the day has come and gone. Before making such a big decision, […]

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As your wedding day approaches, it’s only natural to hop on over to Pinterest to pin some of your last minute details and favorite poses for portraits. I get it, I really do! I used to be that girl, and before I even owned a camera, my Pinterest board was FILLED with photographs that I […]

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A few weeks ago, I asked you, my friends and followers, to submit any questions that you had for me. Nothing was off limits, and I was so overwhelmed by the response! Both future brides and photographers reached out and it was so much fun connecting with everyone who submitted a question. At the end […]

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After saying yes to your best friend, it’s your turn to pop the question to your closest friends! As much as I love hearing about how your fiance proposed, it’s almost just as fun to hear about how you asked your bridesmaids to stand next to you on your wedding day. This season of life […]

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It’s my favorite time of year…. the day you all get to see what being a wedding photographer really looks like!! I am so incredibly excited to share today’s blog with you. You’ll get to see a whole new side of me.. the good, the not so flattering, and the… well you’ll just have to […]

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It’s almost Christmas, and that means love is in the air, and so are diamonds! I have seen so many couples getting engaged recently and I am so incredibly excited for you!! After he pops the question, you may be wondering, “What’s next??” I’m sure you’ve been dreaming about the perfect wedding on Pinterest for […]

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I’ve always had a special place in my heart for flowers, especially freshly cut florals. One of my favorite details from the wedding day are the flowers that the bride chooses. I think they are the perfect way to showcase your personality and further enhance the “style” of your wedding as well. While they can […]

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the heart behind it all

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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