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To my memory, I had never been to Sioux City before this past Saturday and, let me just say, if the city is as welcoming and kind as Michelle and Harrison’s families, I’ll go there again anytime. We arrived a bit early and were able to explore the outside areas of the church that would […]
The sky was blue, the clouds puffy and white, the sun shone brightly on the ground. The humidity was so thick, you could almost see it in the air. The ceremony would be outside in full sun so my goal for photos was to keep people as comfortable as possible outdoors and find some shade. […]
To say I was excited for this wedding is an understatement. Joelle and Jeffrey are truly some of the kindest people I’ve ever most. I had first met Joelle’s sister, Jane, when she was in a wedding I photographed several years ago (hi, Mallory & Alex!) and I was so honored when Joelle reached out […]
In the year of 2022, I am now meeting so many “pandemic couples.” Couples who met (usually online) when the world shut down back in 2020. Anna & Gabriel join the ranks of so many other pandemic-and-beyond relationships. Their first date was on Zoom (“It was a good way of first getting to see if […]
They met through a chance phone call thanks to a mutual friend who needed to stop and tie her shoe. Sounds intriguing, doesn’t it? “I was in Milwaukee with a friend attending Summerfest,” Nate said. “We had gotten back to the hotel after the last show of the night and my friend, Amber, called me. […]
Though my first wedding of the year was technically back in January, Lindsey & Jeremy’s wedding this past weekend kicked off my busy wedding season. What was forecasted to be a rainy day turned out to be clear and even sunny at times while being a super comfortable mid-60s. With a timeline so well planned […]
Insider tips for planning your wedding day to genuinely reflect you as a couple.