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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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I am so excited to share the styled shoot from the Refined Second Shooter 2.0 with you today!! Michelle & I poured our hearts into this workshop and I had so much fun planning this incredible styled shoot. We were going for a romantic, wintery vibe & our amazing team of vendors brought their gifts & […]

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This year has been nothing I expected and everything I hoped for. I had the opportunity to photograph so many incredible couples, and all in all, I captured 21 weddings and was a bridesmaid & Maid of Honor in two more! It was a crazy year, but I’d go through it all again if it means […]

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It’s time for the most anticipated blog post of the year… behind the scenes!! Today I’m giving you insider access to what it’s like having me as your wedding photographer – the good, the awkward and just plain weird haha! ENJOY! I begin every wedding day by photographing the details for the bride, and sometimes […]

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This wedding was special for me for SO many reasons. McKinzie and I went to high school together and I still remember all of the birthday parties and high school dances. Getting to photograph these high school sweethearts and all of their friends (most of which I already knew!) was seriously so much fun. The […]

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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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Caitlin & Jon were married this past weekend at the cutest little farm – Pretty Prairie Farm in Urbana, Ohio. What a beautiful day it was! These two are SO dearly loved by their friends and family, and it was so evident throughout the entire day. Jon’s mom GREW over 1500 sunflowers for their special […]

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Erin and Justin tied the knot this past weekend in Batavia, Ohio, and it was so special to be part of their big day. We started out at the cathedral for their traditional mass ceremony, and then made our way over to Stonelick Hills Golf Course. This golf course is on a gorgeous property, but […]

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Today’s blog is extra special for me because it’s not just any bridal portrait session…. it’s my sisters!!! My big sister, Bethany, got married earlier this summer on July 14th at Wedgewood Country Club to Taylor (he’s pretty cool). Instead of photographing their wedding, I was Bethany’s Maid of Honor which made for such a […]

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Morgan & Elijah got married this past weekend at Everal Barn in Westerville, Ohio. While it rained literally all day, these two certainly did not let the rain dampen their festivities! After knowing Morgan for the past 2 years, I couldn’t have pictured her day any differently. Her friends and family put in a lot […]

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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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