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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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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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When life gives you lemons, Erin is alllll about making lemonade. For their engagement session, Erin really wanted to spend the evening at Smale Park in Cincinnati, Ohio. With Ohio’s weather being all over the place, she emailed me a few days before the session because the riverfront had flooded almost the entire park. Even […]

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These blogs are some of my favorites to write for a few reasons, but mostly because I get to share my sweet friendships with you! Today I would love to introduce you to my amazing friends, Lindsay and Chris. Lindsay was one of my first friends when I moved to Columbus, and her friendship has […]

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Caitlin and Jonathan, oh where to begin! These two are like two peas in a pod – they couldn’t be more perfect for each other! Jonathan makes Caitlin giggle in the best way, and he brought such a positive spin to our session. They drove up from Cincinnati a few weeks ago and we explored […]

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There’s always just something so special about photographing my own friends! I can’t believe that Brittany is getting married. She and Tyler recently got engaged, and they are going to tie the knot next August. A few weeks ago, Brittany and Tyler drove up to Columbus for their engagement session since Tyler was in town. […]

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I always love taking couples pictures, but there’s just something extra special when they are featuring your own sister!! Bethany, Taylor and I explored Hoover Dam a few weeks ago for their engagement session, and we had the glowiest sunset I’ve seen in quite a while! I’ve been wanting to shoot here since I moved […]

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Over the last few years it has been such a privilege to serve friends that I grew up with on their wedding days. All those years ago, we didn’t really know what we wanted to do with our lives, so it’s so crazy to think that they are crossing paths yet again! Lauren and I […]

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It was a beautiful late summer evening that I got to meet Kelsey and Austin. These two traveled to Columbus for their engagement session at Franklin Park Conservatory all the way from Dayton. We chatted all about their plans for after Kelsey graduates while we explored the park, and even ended the session with a […]

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Shannon and Anthony celebrated their one year anniversary this summer! For one of her anniversary gifts, Anthony gifted Shannon a photo session. I mean is that not the best gift ever?? In my opinion, more husbands should do that for their wives 😉 Anyway, these two and I explored all throughout Scioto Grove Metro Park […]

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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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