Columbus Park of Roses Maternity Session: Devorah + Sam

July 12, 2020

This wasn’t their first maternity session. I photographed Devorah + Sam back in February 2019 when they were expecting their first, but unfortunately they had to say goodbye to baby Olivia as soon as they welcomed her. At their maternity session last month at the Park of Roses, they honored their first baby alongside their…

Columbus LGBTQ Engagement at the Park of Roses: Erica + Lauren

July 8, 2020

Erica and Lauren are planning a spring 2021 wedding, so it was only appropriate we shoot their engagement session at a rose garden! We met up on a sunny Monday evening in early June at the Park of Roses, which was in peak bloom. We kicked off the session by getting some pictures with their…

Columbus Ohio Backyard Elopement: Martha + James

July 5, 2020

Martha + James had a typical wedding & reception planned at BrewDog Brewery, right down the street from them in Canal Winchester. But when covid-19 hit, their plans went out the window. They instead shifted to an at-home backyard elopement, cutting their guest list entirely and broadcasting via Zoom. The day before their wedding, they…

Columbus Ohio LGBTQ Backyard Wedding: Jen + Carie

June 29, 2020

Jen + Carie was another new couple I met since the pandemic hit. They contacted me and booked just a week before their backyard wedding! They had originally planned for a big, traditional celebration at a local wedding venue in January, and had just begun planning. But once covid-19 became a reality, they decided to…

Short North LGBTQ Engagement: Jess + Katie

June 23, 2020

It was the most perfect summer night in the Short North! I met up with Jessica and Katie for their engagement session on a Thursday evening in late May. We started in Goodale Park with their daughter Esme and two pups who joined for some family pictures. But soon we were able to escape for…

College of Wooster LGBTQ Elopement: Caitlin + Josie

June 19, 2020

If there’s been a silver lining in all of this covid stuff, it’s been the new elopements I’ve been able to be a part of. Caitlin + Josie were the first new couple to book me for their micro wedding since the pandemic hit. May 23 was their original wedding date, and they had planned…

Columbus Ohio LGBTQ Engagement: Brittany + Angel

June 11, 2020

An engagement session in 3 parts! When we discussed Brittany + Angel’s engagement session, they had two locations picked out: a beautiful lake in the neighborhood of their Columbus home, and the Ohio State campus. Our date was set for mid March, and then the pandemic hit. We moved our date up to squeeze in…

Columbus Ohio Elopement at Jorgensen Farms Oak Grove: Lia + Jeffrey

May 22, 2020

They had been planning their wedding for nearly two years, and May 10, 2020 was the date. But when covid-19 emerged only 2 months before their wedding, Lia + Jeffrey had to make a change. They ultimately moved their reception to February 2021, but they wanted to keep the original date special, plus they were…

Columbus Ohio Newborn Photographer: Baby Sloane

May 20, 2020

It’s been almost 4 years since Marissa + Morgan’s August 2016 wedding, and I love nothing more than continuing to document their future life events! So I was pretty thrilled to hear from them when they shared the news that they were expecting a little one this spring. Of course, the global pandemic did prevent…

Why We Eloped! Jodi + Brianna | Columbus Ohio Elopement Photographer

May 18, 2020

As the global pandemic has emerged, the wedding industry has been heavily impacted. Even as states including Ohio begin reopening, our industry is in limbo. Many weddings have been impacted – most postponed, some cancelled, and some downsized. With wedding ceremonies still currently permitted, many couples are opting to make their original date special by…