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After hearing their love story, it was only fitting that it rained on Haley & Nick’s wedding day. When Nick asked for Haley’s hand in marriage, their beach house got struck by lightning; when he proposed, it stormed all weekend; and now on their wedding day, it started pouring as soon as Haley started walking […]

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Haley & Nick

June 20, 2019

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After our first engagement session getting rained out, Cassie & Cam met me in Columbus for a beautiful evening at the Scioto Mile (and a much warmer one, too!). These two have such a sweet love for each other. It’s gentle but playful & full of joy. They are tying the knot in less than […]

Engagement, Sweetheart

Cassie & Cam

June 19, 2019

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Raquel & Kyle were seriously SO MUCH FUN to hang out with at their engagement session! We explored Uptown Westerville one sunny evening, and we couldn’t have planned it better. These two know how to make each other laugh and that’s what I loved most about them! We had beautiful light and found some of […]

Engagement, Sweetheart

Raquel & Kyle

June 13, 2019

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Audra & Johnathan celebrated their new marriage this past Saturday in Dayton with their closest friends and family. The day started out at the bride’s home, where everyone got all dolled up and ready for the big day. Even though there were a few bumps along the way, once it got going, Audra & Johnathan’s […]

Weddings

Audra & Johnathan

June 6, 2019

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This day has been long awaited by both Sarah & Luke, and I can’t believe that it’s already here! These are two of the sweetest people you’ll ever meet. Their hearts for others and love for each other is so evident. Sarah & Luke were surrounded by so many friends and family on their wedding […]

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Sarah & Luke

May 23, 2019

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This is a question that I get allllll the time…. what happens if it rains on my wedding day? Well first of all, it’s important to remember that rain on your wedding day is actually good luck! It’s not something that you should be scared about. This is one of the benefits of hiring a […]

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What happens if it rains?

May 6, 2019

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As a natural light photographer, I usually schedule my sessions during golden hour, which is two hours before sunset or after sunrise. After watching the weather all weekend, thankfully Tori & Nate trusted me & were willing to wake up at the crack of dawn for a sunset session because we had the prettiest light! […]

Engagement

Turner Engagement Session

May 2, 2019

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First looks are one of my favorite parts of the wedding day! There is so much emotion rolled up into a single moment. The best part? There are multiple first looks that you can do throughout the day, not just a first look with your hubby-to-be! There are so many reasons why I recommend a […]

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First Looks

April 30, 2019

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When I think about the weddings that are most memorable throughout my entire career as a wedding photographer, usually it’s the ceremony that sets an event apart from the rest. I always encourage my couples to consider unique elements throughout the day that will really reflect their personality. The best way to do this is […]

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Unique Ceremony Ideas

April 23, 2019

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