Since becoming a photographer, I’ve longed to shoot in my desert hometown of Phoenix, Arizona. I’ve dreamt of a flowing, lace gown. I’ve envisioned rich colors, a kneeling table, an Afghan rug, succulents, wood pieces and an edgy bride and groom. As you can see – every single piece that I envisioned came together for […]

Indie Desert Wedding Styled Shoot | Kelsey + Sam | Phoenix, Arizona

Weddings & Elopements

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January 10, 2018

Grace and Joe, man. They are some of the most joyful, happiest people that I’ve met! It was SUCH a fun time taking pictures of them for their winter engagement session (we even lucked out and had 60 degree weather! Woohoo!). They were so in the moment, so into each other and so laid back, […]

Winter Engagement Session | Joe + Grace | Ballwin, Missouri

Engagements

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December 19, 2017

This past weekend, I played a part in a proposal that happened right as of the bride-to-be was chowing down on the best fried chicken in St. Louis, at Southern. Michael and Susan are die-hard fried chicken fans (especially Susan!) so it only seemed fitting for them to become engaged amidst a finger-licking, fried chicken […]

Surprise Proposal at Southern | Michael + Susan | St. Louis, Missouri

Engagements

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December 13, 2017

I spent my Sunday afternoon at Cleo Bridal​ for their Holiday Open House and man, did it put me in the Christmas Spirit! Rouge Events and Design​ and Saint Louis Popup Weddings & Rentals​ created gorgeous, festive displays and Vcucina​ whipped up the most delicious food to snack on. This shop is absolutely incredible, and […]

Holiday Open House | Cleo Bridal | O’Fallon, Missouri

Engagements, Weddings & Elopements

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December 7, 2017

Ashlyn and I hung out last week for part two of her senior session, to take pictures in the beautiful glow of fall. Her first session was this past June for a fun, summery vibe (click here to see those images). In case you missed aaallll the details about Ashlyn’s favorite high school memories and […]

Fall Senior Session | Ashlyn | Chesterfield, Missouri

Lifestyle

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November 21, 2017

During Jake’s fall senior session, we talked about his future aspirations and favorite moments of high school – read it all below! Jake’s favorite year of high school has of course, been senior year. He said that it is going by smooth and fast, and that he is really enjoying his classes! While in high […]

Fall Senior Session | Jake | O’Fallon, Missouri

Lifestyle

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November 16, 2017

During Hope’s fall senior session, we talked about her past adventures, future dreams and favorite moments of high school – read it all below! Hope’s favorite year of high school has of course, been senior year. She said that she really feels like all of her friends have really come together and made it special. […]

Fall Senior Session | Hope | Augusta, Missouri

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November 14, 2017

Maranda and Zac met through a mutual friend, Blake, who is one of their groomsmen! Zac was shy and quiet, Maranda said. They started hanging out during the World Series and watched the Royals go in it to win it that year! They were out with friends and once they all left, it was just […]

Fall Engagement Session | Maranda + Zac | Wetnzville, Missouri | St. Louis Wedding Photographer

Engagements

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November 9, 2017

I hung out with the Trevaskis family last weekend for their fall family session, and we had such a great time! I’ve gotten to know Gretchen the past few months through serving together in the Middle School Ministry at our church, and I just loved being able to hangout and get to know the rest […]

Fall Family Session | The Trevaskis | Busch Wildlife Park | Defiance, Missouri

Lifestyle

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November 9, 2017

Alright – grab a tissue box. You’re going to need it in order to make it through this entire blog! Allyssa and Conner got engaged on November the 2nd and it was utterly perfect. Perfect weather, perfect reaction, perfect plan – seriously, it was perfect. I’ve gotten to know Allyssa over the past year, through […]

Surprise Proposal | Allyssa + Conner | Faust Park | Chesterfield, Missouri |

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November 8, 2017