German Village Engagement Session: Melissa + RJ

Melissa + RJ came in from Chicago to photograph their engagement session earlier this month! We met up on a quiet Saturday morning in German Village. Their pup Baloo joined us for the first handful of portraits – he was so much fun, full of energy! After we handed him off to Melissa’s mom, we…

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Columbus Ohio Vault Wedding: Melissa + Jay

Melissa + Jay’s downtown Columbus wedding was a fun, colorful day, filled with a couple surprises! All their events took place at the Vault, and they opted for a first look to get all the portraits out of the way before the ceremony. The only exception to this was for portraits, we traveled offsite to…

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Columbus Ohio Jewish Wedding at the Grand Event Center: Abby + Brad

What a day!! Abby + Brad’s Grand Event Center wedding was one exciting celebration – a long day packed full of fun people, fun downtown locations and fun details! I’m pretty sure we were all exhausted by the end but it was totally worth it! Beth Duboe Films was my partner in crime for the day, filming…

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Cleveland Jewish Wedding at Acacia Reservation: Mickey + Danny

I absolutely loved every minute of Mickey + Danny’s wedding! I traveled up to Cleveland that morning, and my assistant Scott and I met up with them at their venue, Acacia Reservation. Growing up in Cleveland and just down the street, I remember many summer afternoons walking up the creek behind my home and sneaking…

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Columbus Ohio Elopement Photographer: Brittany + Nick

Brittany + Nick’s downtown Columbus elopement was such a joy to photograph! We met up on a quiet Friday afternoon at the Supreme Court building. Many elopements take place at the Courthouse, but in this case they had a justice of the Ohio Supreme Court marry them in her office! Just the two of them,…

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Columbus Ohio Family Photographer: Elaine, Jason + baby Sully!

I absolutely loved meeting this family of 3 last month! Elaine, Jason and 7 month old baby Sully met me at Jeffrey Mansion for their summer portrait session. Sully is at such a great age – interactive and full of smiles! He is such a sweet little guy!

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St Brigid of Kildare + Country Club at Muirfield Village Wedding: Meghan + Cory

Meghan + Cory came to me from prior wedding clients Jamie + Mel, so I knew I’d like them right away! Their frigidly cold engagement session earlier this year showed me they were willing to tough through anything for the pictures! And sure enough, they went from 19° at their engagement session to over 90°…

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Summer Vow Renewal at Nemacolin Resort: Ian + Stephen

I first met Ian + Stephen over 5 years ago, when our activist paths crossed. Back then they shared their story with me – that in 2003, with the absence of marriage equality in Ohio, they ran off to Canada to get eloped on July 4. Their friends and family longed to celebrate with them,…

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Columbus Ohio Short North Engagement: Chelsea + Tara

I just love these two. When they first reached out to me, they didn’t even have their wedding date set yet! And I was in the middle of moving and had no wifi yet. I remember sitting on my couch in a dark living room that evening, vigorously writing back on my cell phone because…

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Baby Lauren Makes 4! – Columbus Ohio Newborn Photographer

What a privilege it has been to document this beautiful family at each of their milestones! Last month I photographed their first portraits at home as a family of 4, as the Brown family welcomed baby Lauren. Big sister Madison was thrilled with her new title. Sometimes when you throw a toddler into the mix…

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