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Hello and welcome to the KLP blog! My name is Kelsie and I'm a wedding & portrait photographer based in Columbus, Ohio. Grab a cup of coffee (or in my case - a chai latte), 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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There is power in printing your photos. Something about holding them in your hands and seeing them on your walls is just so special. Your photos deserve to be displayed, not locked away on a hard drive or stuck in the mess of your computer! Anyway, most of my clients walk away from their sessions […]

Seniors

Why you should ALWAYS order prints through your photographer & avoid Walmart

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I am so excited to start a brand new blog series to help brides early on in their planning process! I’ve photographed at a variety of venues around the Columbus and Dayton areas, and recently, have really enjoyed connecting with local venues here in central Ohio. Over the next few months, I’ll be featuring Ohio […]

Featured Venue Blog Series, For Brides, Weddings

Jorgensen Farms Wedding Venues: Oak Grove & Historic Barn

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Makenna’s senior session was full of pretty florals and gardens! Makenna felt right at home among the flowers at the Franklin Park Conservatory and wild fields at the Scioto Audubon. Here are a few of my favorites from her session! I especially love the dock photos at the end – we had the perfect golden […]

Seniors

Makenna | New Albany High School Senior

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Riley is a senior at New Albany High School, so naturally, that’s where we did his senior photos! The campus is beautiful and we finished our time at the stadium where he plays football & lacrosse. I absolutely love it when my seniors want to incorporate something that they love into their senior photos. It’s […]

Seniors

Riley | New Albany High School Senior

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Choosing your senior photographer can be a challenge! There are so many photographers in Columbus – where do you even begin? One of the big differentiating factors between senior photographers here is the experience that you get with them. Some photographers offer something that’s very transactional – you book your session, show up, and then […]

Seniors

3 reasons why you should invest in a senior photography EXPERIENCE, not just a photoshoot

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Morgan was one of my favorite seniors to photograph because I actually got to spend not one, not two, but THREE sessions with her! While one highlighted her professional side in a chic urban setting, another was all sunflowers and golden halos, our final session together really showcased her passions and what she plans to […]

Seniors

Morgan | High School Senior

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Can anyone guess my favorite part about this session? The COLOR! I’m so thankful that there were so many colorful flowers still in bloom at Franklin Park Conservatory when we photographed Jacqueline’s senior session in September! After exploring the gardens we finished the evening at Scioto Audubon Metro Park for a completely different vibe. I […]

Seniors

Jacqueline | New Albany High School Senior

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Oh what to wear, what to wear for your senior portraits! This is probably the #1 question I always get after a senior books their session with me, so I figured let’s share the knowledge and make it accessible to everyone on my blog! Wear something that you’re confident in. I cannot stress this one […]

Seniors

10 Outfit Tips for your Senior Portrait Session

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Mackenzie showed her sweet and edgy sides in her late summer senior portrait session! I loved exploring the gardens at Franklin Park Conservatory with her! We listened to some tunes & just had a blast. I loved all of her trendy outfits and am excited to see her thrive in this next chapter of life! […]

Seniors

Mackenzie | New Albany High School Senior Session at Franklin Park Conservatory

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