Photographing my friends and family always trips me up because up until the day I think with the brain of a photographer… where will we take photos? What kind of light should I seek? How will the timing work? Then I am there and one of my closest friends is putting on a wedding dress and 10 years flash before my eyes and my heart wells up with emotion, overflowing with the feels, because my dear friend has found such happiness!!! It never gets old and…Continue Reading “Samantha + Josiah | Rustic Fall Wedding in Vintage Pink”

An intimate capture of a moment between Branda and Bill, faces turned into each other and his hand on her shoulder.

Branda & Bill’s Charming Chapel Wedding The sun leaked through the stained glass windows of Pilgrim’s chapel in rays of magenta and bursts of golden light. We all stood, eager to witness the declaration of Branda and Bill’s love and commitment to each other. This they shared, with laughter, with soft words, and with charming moments shared in the silence between them as they held each other. It was a day of affection made warm by the blossoming spring day and the intimacy of family as they celebrated…Continue Reading “Branda + Bill”

Pure light and joy, bright futures and sweet smiles. All of that was there the day Cortney and Steven said “I do.” Their whispered moments, shared with comfortable smiles, betrayed the honest love they hold for one another. Their day was spent surrounded by those that love them most and punctuated with elegant details that highlighted their personalities and spoke of their regard for each other. I consider myself honored to witness their day and to have been the one who could celebrate their wedding…Continue Reading “Cortney + Steven’s Elegant Outdoor Wedding”

This DIY wedding was a photographer’s dream. But this isn’t about my dream, it’s about the dream Ashley and Rob have had for years, the day they became Mr. and Mrs. I consider myself privileged to be part of this dream come true for both of them and here are some of the moments that said that best. This is the Alexander Majors Barn in KC. Isn’t it heavenly?! So you see, it was beautiful from beginning to end. Ashley’s handmade DIY details showered the…Continue Reading “Ashley & Rob’s DIY Wedding”

I feel incredibly blessed to have photographed this special day for Marissa and Trent. It was my first time shooting a wedding at Peeper Ranch and I loved it! Kind of crazy to have such a sprawling ranch so close to the bustle of Kansas City. There it was, just nestled quaintly in Lenexa, KS. I don’t know how I missed knowing about this place before now! It was a perfect setting for Marissa and Trent to declare their love and promises with those they…Continue Reading “Marissa + Trent | Wedding”