Kristen and Nathan invited me into their wedding day and gave me an opportunity to witness their love story. It was a slow-paced, intentional day surrounded by all their family and friends. They are definitely all words of affirmation people by the amount of handwritten letters shared with each other throughout the day.
We all know how much time and energy goes into planning a wedding. There are decisions to be made about literally every aspect of the day. When you’re looking at photographers for your wedding day, one frequently asked question is: “should I hire a second shooter for my wedding?”
Sora and I connected online thanks to a mutual friend (love you Michelle!). We dreamed and schemed ways to meet up and shoot together, and finally….about a year later, we made it happen! And it was a dream come true.
Life is meant to be lived fully and full of love. It is meant to be filled with big dreams and big messes, big chaos and big magic. The more I photograph, the more I realize that the “nice” picture of everyone sitting/standing perfectly posed and camera-ready smiles is not what makes me tick. I […]
A colorful, music-filled summer wedding in northwest Iowa. The Gallagher wedding was one that was near and dear to my heart, as Hannah, the bride, was and is one of my closest friends.
Melissa and Zack got married at Dordt Prairie in Sioux Center, Iowa, a place full of meaning at this outdoor summer wedding.
An intimate wedding weekend for two brides surrounded by their closest friends and chosen family in the heart of Kansas City.
A small town summer wedding in the heart of the Midwest. Nick and Jolyn threw one heckuva party for all their friends and family in Iowa.
A photojournalistic look into Brianna and Joel’s summer wedding in rural Iowa. The humid weather didn’t stop this intimate midwest wedding from partying.
The Manfulls celebrated an intentional and low-key outdoor, summer wedding day at the Barns of Old Glory in St. Charles, Minnesota.