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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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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 […]

For Brides, For Photographers

Why I Don’t Ask for a Shot List

April 25, 2018

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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 […]

For Brides, For Photographers

Q&A Recap

March 8, 2018

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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 […]

For Brides

Bridesmaid dresses: Short or Long?

February 1, 2018

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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 […]

For Brides, Weddings

2017 Behind the Scenes

January 11, 2018

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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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So you just got engaged… now what?

December 21, 2017

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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 […]

For Brides

Why You Should Invest in Wedding Flowers

July 13, 2017

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While this post is in the “For Brides” sections of my blog, it may be a little bit more applicable to the future grooms out there! Men, if you are planning to pop the big questions any time soon, If at all possible,  highly recommend having your proposal photographed! There are so many benefits to […]

For Brides

Why your proposal should be photographed

June 1, 2017

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After you’ve spent hours and hours pouring over all of the details of your wedding day, your photographer should do all that they can to capture them beautifully. As soon as I arrive, I typically photograph the bridal details which include (but are definitely not limited to) your shoes, jewelry, flowers, perfume, veil, garter…

Education, For Brides

One Thing That You Shouldn’t forget!

March 30, 2017

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After picking your dress, choosing your flowers, tasting the food and of course, the cake, one of the last things on a bride’s mind is where she’s going to get ready.  After all, you’ve spent so much time planning for this special day, that I want it to be captured beautifully! Last year, I shared a few tips for brides as they are…

Education, For Brides

Three great Getting Ready Rooms

March 9, 2017

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