Pittsburgh PA LGTBQ+ Wedding at Bella Sera: Athena + Dana

May 19, 2024

Athena + Dana brought me to Pittsburgh for their morning brunch wedding! It was an intimate, laid-back celebration on a Sunday morning in mid-March, with two brides and all the best brunch foods at Bella Sera. And then they continued celebrating by going to a Pens hockey game that evening in their wedding attire! (Yes,…

German Village LGBTQ Engagement: Janelle + Cristina

May 16, 2024

Janelle + Cristina are planning a wedding for this summer, but first we got together this spring for their engagement session! We met up in German Village on a Wednesday evening in late April, beginning at Schiller Park and then moving into the village neighborhood. We enjoyed exploring the area and searching for every bloom…

Jorgensen Farms Wedding Photographer: Sara + Kevin

May 13, 2024

Sara + Kevin, married! It was a sunny Saturday in mid-March, at one of my favorite venues in town, Oak Grove at Jorgensen Farms! Their big day was all about big smiles, vibrant color, and being with their people. And these two truly adore each other and everyone around them! Their day began with getting…

Columbus Ohio Elopement Photographer: Sydney + Sean

May 9, 2024

Surprise wedding! No joke, Sydney + Sean surprised their family on April 1, by getting married! They kept the secret for months and had 5 guests join them at 115Park for a micro ceremony (more watching via Zoom), followed by cake, formal dances and a celebratory dinner! They did it their way and their family…

Hocking Hills Family Photographer: The I Family

May 7, 2024

Recently I heard from Katie, who has been following me for years, as I’ve photographed many of her friends! And as it turns out, I’ve photographed her as a guest at multiple weddings. She and her family live in North Carolina, but were planning a trip to Hocking Hills for an extended weekend away with…

Columbus Ohio LGBTQ+ Persian Wedding at Jeffrey Mansion: Sherry + Rezi

April 24, 2024

10 years ago, on International Women’s Day, and newly immigrated from Iran, Sherry + Rezi eloped. They had left everything they knew in their home country for love and safety, and got married in DC (because it wasn’t legal in Ohio yet!). Last month, they celebrated their March anniversary, and had the wedding they never…

Short North LGBTQ+ Engagement: Justin + Joe

April 14, 2024

Spring is here!! The blooms are popping a bit early, but we’ll take it. And on a Thursday evening in mid-March, we took in the blooms and the light at Joe + Justin’s engagement in Goodale Park and the Short North! They didn’t mind getting into the street for an epic shot beneath the arches!

Columbus Ohio Winter Wedding at Pinnacle Golf Club: Kenzie + Collin

April 12, 2024

Let’s hear it for the new Dr & Mr! I ended 2023 with Kenzie + Collin at their winter wedding at Pinnacle Golf Club! It was a mild December day with these two joyous souls and their friends and family. Countless smiles, laughs and happy tears were had! These two came to me through Marie…

Columbus Ohio LGBTQ+ Couples Session: Thomas + Mike

April 10, 2024

Thomas + Mike are renewing their vows this summer at Franklin Park Conservatory! But first, a spring session at Goodale Park. We had a lovely Thursday evening in mid-March, full of light and some early blooms!

Columbus Ohio LGBTQ+ Newborn Family Photographer: Baby Henry

April 4, 2024

Last month, new mamas Alli +Rachael invited me to their Dublin home to meet 1 week old baby Henry. Their home is so cute, and their various pets hammed it up for quite a few photos! I loved spending that morning with this sweet family and their newest addition!