This is a topic that most brides might not think about initially when planning their wedding: the getting ready space.  They might know the location, their family’s home, an Airbnb, a hotel room.  But what I’ve found in my years of photographing weddings is that there’s one major thing that can make or break a […]

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Window Light: The Key To The Perfect Getting Ready Space

Let’s talk about veils. A veil can complete the bridal look.  They can come in a variety of styles, lengths, colors and weights. So what exactly makes them fly? What length should you get? There can be so many questions that arise when selecting this part of your wedding look. We often joke that Matthew […]

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Veils: Choosing The Perfect One For Your Wedding Day

Today we wrap up our “2020 Best Of” Series. We’ve highlighted families and engagements and today we are recapping the best of our 2020 weddings! When I look back at the 2020 wedding season, I am filled with immense gratitude. No one would have expected “pandemic weddings” to be a thing and yet each and […]

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2020: Best of Weddings

Therese and Phillip were one of the most expressively excited couples we have ever had during their Catholic Nuptial  Mass at the National Shrine of the Little Flower Basilica in Royal Oak, MI, just outside of Detroit. They were just giddy with delight that they were FINALLY married.  After months of planning, changing plans and […]

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National Shrine of the Little Flower Basilica Wedding | Therese + Phillip

2021 is here and we started it off doing what we love: serving a couple on their wedding day.  This was my first time in Wisconsin….the land of cheese curds (which are delicious by the way.) When we landed there was a thick blanket of snow and I was instantly excited for the wintry portraits. […]

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New Year’s Day Winter Wedding – St. Paul’s Catholic Student Center UW Madison | Rosie + Patrick

Big skies, golden sunsets and an overwhelming sense of joy and thanksgiving….the perfect recipe for a wedding in Dallas, Texas. This was our last wedding of 2020 and what a way to end this year’s wedding season. Veronica and Jon’s day was picture perfect, which, if you know Veronica, isn’t a surprise. The color pallet […]

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St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church and Big Sky Event Hall Wedding in Dallas, TX | Veronica + Jon

God and family. Two things that clearly stood out to me this past weekend. Leah and Jacob were married in a beautifully intimate backyard wedding in the Fingerlakes Region of NY, near Skaneateles, NY. The brightly colored fall leaves that blanketed the ground were the inspiration for the stunning wedding pallet. Dusty blues, mossy greens, […]

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Fall Inspired Backyard Wedding in Skaneateles, NY | Leah + Jacob

Picture this: brightly colored fall trees, a crisp breeze, and bright blue skies. The perfect fall day. Yes, the weather was beautiful but I’m here to tell you that the most beautiful parts of Teresa and Daniel’s wedding were the people. And I don’t just mean that in reference to the amazing couple and bridal […]

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St. Peter’s Catholic Church Wedding in Steubenville | Teresa + Daniel

Imagine the most perfect early fall day, the warm sun shining, some passing clouds and ending the day with a cool breeze. Ok now picture a beautiful Airbnb on a farm in the country, a large white tent lit with string lights and filled with your closest and dearest friends and family. The sounds of […]

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Dusty Blue + Bright Pink Airbnb Wedding in Steubenville, OH | Sarah + Jacob

This past Saturday, on the Solemnity of the Assumption of Mary, Caroline and Dale were married in Steubenville, OH at Holy Family Catholic Church.  Though their day started with clouds and rain, nothing could dampen the joy that their wedding day was finally here! One of my favorite parts of the day is being in […]

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Navy + Burgundy Wedding in Steubenville, OH | Caroline + Dale


5 tips for choosing the perfect outfits for your session 

Picking out outfits can seem overwhelming and most people don’t know where to start! In this guide, I’m taking out the guess work and sharing my best tips on picking out and pairing outfits for your next portrait session. 




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