5 things I wish brides knew about on their wedding day

1. It’s gonna fly by in a blink of an eye. I probably don’t have to remind you about this. For the past year you have been planning your wedding day like a mad woman! So not only has your sweet aunt Suzi told you this a dozen plus times but also your cousin Jenny […]

Apr 18, 2019

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5 things I wish brides knew about on their wedding day

1. It’s gonna fly by in a blink of an eye. I probably don’t have to remind you about this. For the past year you have been planning your wedding day like a mad woman! So not only has your sweet aunt Suzi told you this a dozen plus times but also your cousin Jenny […]

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Apr 18, 2019

megan + schroeder | northern michigan winter engagement session

Northern Michigan has had a brutal winter but it hasn’t stopped me and my cute couples from meeting up for engagement sessions. For Megan and Schroeder they braved the cold and snow and were 100% adorable the entire time we were together. We began pictures at Megan’s grandparent’s farm, stomping through 2 foot snow banks, […]

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Mar 13, 2019

emma | northern michigan senior portrait session

Meet Emma. A soon to be graduate from Alpena High School! With only a few months left of school I can’t believe how quickly time has passed since I met up with this sweet young lady for her senior portrait session. Emma has a bit of a love for photography so when she contacted me […]

Mar 10, 2019

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emma | northern michigan senior portrait session

Meet Emma. A soon to be graduate from Alpena High School! With only a few months left of school I can’t believe how quickly time has passed since I met up with this sweet young lady for her senior portrait session. Emma has a bit of a love for photography so when she contacted me […]

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Mar 10, 2019

My reason for finding my niche

When I first began my photography journey it was all about taking pictures of everything. People, places and animals. I began with taking any opportunity thrown at me. Newborns, in studio corporate headshots, weddings, real estate, product photography, high school seniors, sports team pictures and family sessions. I was a photographer after all. I had […]

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Mar 6, 2019

Jennifer + Kevin | A cold & snowy engagement session

When we first scheduled their engagement session we were hoping for a snowy backdrop because at the time December wasn’t showing up for winter. And lack of snow there of. But just before their engagement session date we were blessed with a wintery blast of snowfall! However, we weren’t expecting the bitter cold temperatures it […]

Feb 15, 2019

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Jennifer + Kevin | A cold & snowy engagement session

When we first scheduled their engagement session we were hoping for a snowy backdrop because at the time December wasn’t showing up for winter. And lack of snow there of. But just before their engagement session date we were blessed with a wintery blast of snowfall! However, we weren’t expecting the bitter cold temperatures it […]

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Feb 15, 2019

Mackinac Island | Senior Portrait Sessions

Did you know one of my favorite places to travel to in Michigan is Mackinac Island? If you have taken the ferry to this amazing island, breathed in smells of it’s world famous fudge(and hopefully ate some!), took a carriage tour or rented bikes to explore the island, stood before the Grand Hotel and walked […]

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Feb 9, 2019

Senior Sunday | Garrett | Class of 2019

I had some of the best high school seniors to photograph last summer. I think what I enjoyed the most were how each of them wanted pictures to show their uniqueness. Their personality. What they’re about! For Garrett, he really wanted a simple backdrop for pictures, yet showing his appreciation for where he has grown […]

Feb 6, 2019

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Senior Sunday | Garrett | Class of 2019

I had some of the best high school seniors to photograph last summer. I think what I enjoyed the most were how each of them wanted pictures to show their uniqueness. Their personality. What they’re about! For Garrett, he really wanted a simple backdrop for pictures, yet showing his appreciation for where he has grown […]

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Feb 6, 2019

Senior Sunday | Kendayl | Class of 2019

How adorable is this girl? Let me rephrase that. How gorgeous is this young lady? Meet Kendayl. Class of 2019. Her radiating smile, beautiful, long hair, genuine personality combined with such a gracious attitude. She’s amazing. When we met for her session we started at a nearby church in downtown Alpena which offers so many […]

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Jan 30, 2019

lacey + zach | northern michigan engagement session

We had to cancel their original date for their engagement session only because it was raining, windy and downright miserable outside. Lacey really wanted snow for their pictures. I was so on board with this! We rescheduled for a week later, me crossing my fingers AND toes hoping for at least some snow. As luck […]

Jan 23, 2019

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lacey + zach | northern michigan engagement session

We had to cancel their original date for their engagement session only because it was raining, windy and downright miserable outside. Lacey really wanted snow for their pictures. I was so on board with this! We rescheduled for a week later, me crossing my fingers AND toes hoping for at least some snow. As luck […]

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Jan 23, 2019

Desiree + Jake | Alpena, Michigan Engagement session

When couples as adorable as Desiree and Jake contact me to schedule an engagement session I get so excited to meet up with them. Leading up to their session we were in touch figuring out a location for their pictures. We also talked about outfit ideas for them to wear. They wanted a casual feel […]

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Dec 10, 2018