"When you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with somebody, you want the rest of your life to start as soon as possible"

I recently had the pleasure of photographing a styled shoot at the beautiful Everhart Gathering Place. This venue is truly a hidden gem for Ohio couples planning their wedding day. From colorful garden parties to romantic candlelit receptions, Everhart Gathering Place can handle it all. One of the things that struck me the most about […]

Everhart Gathering Place

April 15, 2024

Your engagement session is a beautiful prelude to your big day, a chance to freeze those fleeting moments of anticipation and joy. It’s also a great opportunity to spend time with your wedding photographer, see how comfortable they make you in front of the camera, and how your personalities match with theirs. To ensure your […]

Capturing Your Love Story: Tips for a Dreamy Engagement Session

April 13, 2024

As you dive into the exciting world of wedding planning, one of the most biggest decisions you’ll make is selecting the perfect photographer to capture your special day. To ensure you make an informed choice and find a photographer who aligns with your vision and style, it’s essential to ask the right questions during the […]

Choosing Your Wedding Photographer: Questions to Ask Before You Book

April 13, 2024

Crafting a photography schedule that ensures you capture all the beautiful moments of your special day can sometimes seem overwhelming, but don’t worry, with the support of your vendor team, spouse and your planning committee, you’ve got this! As a wedding photographer, I understand the importance of a well-planned timeline in creating stunning and stress-free […]

Timeline Tips: Planning Your Wedding Day (with photography in mind)

Bride and Groom Portrait

April 5, 2024

Congratulations on your engagement! As you embark on the journey to plan your dream wedding, one of the big decisions you’ll make is selecting the perfect photographer. Your wedding photos will be cherished for a lifetime, so it’s essential to choose a style that resonates with your vision and captures the essence of your special […]

Which Photography Style fits Your Wedding

Bride and Groom Portrait

March 13, 2024

Now that you’ve said ‘yes’ and celebrated your engagement, it’s time to dive into the exciting world of wedding planning! To ensure your big day is nothing short of spectacular, you’ll want to make sure to book these five vendors first. 1.Your Venue: Where Your Wedding Vision Comes to Life Your venue sets the stage […]

The Fabulous Five: Your First Wedding Planning Heroes

March 12, 2024

Congratulations on your engagement! As you continue to make plans towards your big day, capturing your love in a beautiful engagement session becomes a fun part of the wedding experience. However, I understand that not everyone feels at ease in front of the camera. If you or your partner are a bit camera-shy, no worries! […]

How to Look Natural in Front of the Camera: Posing Tips for Camera-Shy Couples

March 10, 2024

One invaluable component to consider during your engagement is having an engagement session. Not only does it offer a chance to create stunning pre-wedding memories, but it also comes with a myriad of benefits that will enhance your overall photography experience. Here are a few reasons why you should consider having an engagement session with […]

The Perks of Having an Engagement Session (with your Wedding Photographer)

March 8, 2024

As you start planning your dream wedding, one of the most significant (and first) decisions you’ll make is selecting the perfect venue. Venue selection can play a pretty important role in achieving your wedding day vision and aligning your wedding gallery with this vision. Below, I’ll share my insights and tips to help you choose […]

Choosing the Perfect Wedding Venue: A Photographer’s Perspective

March 7, 2024

As you dive into the exciting world of wedding planning, you might be surprised to learn that your wedding photographer can offer much more than just stunning photos. From guiding you through the planning process to providing invaluable support on your big day, your photographer can be a trusted ally in ensuring the success of […]

How Your Wedding Photographer Can Help Beyond the Photos

March 6, 2024