Columbus Ohio Surprise Proposal: Nathaniel + Mayara

April 9, 2019

On a Thursday evening in late March, I staked out my spot in downtown Dublin awaiting Nathaniel and Mayara’s arrival. He had planned a night out together, recreating their first date – dinner at nearby La Scala restaurant, followed by Jeni’s ice cream on the back of his pickup truck. As I waited for them…

Columbus Ohio German Village Wedding: Melissa + Tracey

April 7, 2019

Melissa and Tracey planned their German Village wedding exactly as they wanted! It was a chilly morning that third Saturday in March as Melissa arrived with her family to begin setting up chairs at the stage in Schiller Park. Once Tracey arrived, I took the two of them out for some portraits together. Despite the…

Jorgensen Farms Oak Grove Jewish Wedding: Maggie + Zak

April 4, 2019

When Maggie + Zak first planned their March wedding at Jorgensen Farms’ Oak Grove, I’m sure they did not envision snow! But that’s what they got! Their St. Patrick’s Day Irish-Jewish wedding day began with sunny spring-like conditions (though a bit chilly), but by evening it went full-on snowglobe. And it was gorgeous! We began…

German Village Spring Engagement: Stephanie + Daniel

March 27, 2019

My first spring engagement of the season! I met up with Stephanie and Daniel and their 6 month old puppy Cooper for their engagement session last week in German Village. We started with some pictures of the pup right on S 3rd Street by the Book Loft. After maxing out as much bribery as Cooper…

A Week in the Caribbean: San Juan PR, Curacao, Aruba, St. Kitts and St. Thomas/St. John

March 22, 2019

My winter season tends to be a slower time of year for me, so I try to make it a point to get away – preferably somewhere warm! This year it was a family vacation to the Caribbean. We spent a couple days in San Juan before hopping on a cruise and visiting Curacao, Aruba,…

Columbus Newborn Photographer: Baby Luca

March 14, 2019

This session was the perfect follow-up to Stella and Jonathan’s maternity session back in December. Baby Luca arrived on schedule and perfect in every way. I loved coming to their home and photographing their new little family, and including pup Koda in as many photos as she would allow. Some of them came out quite…

Scioto Mile + German Village Winter Engagement: Ena + Abbie

March 12, 2019

Unfortunately, I am not available for Ena and Abbie’s 2020 wedding – another couple beat them to it. I was really bummed to turn them away, but then they asked me to shoot their engagement session! How cool is that?! I loved having the opportunity to work with them! We met up on a Monday…

Granville Inn Fall Wedding: Sara + Kevin

February 26, 2019

Sara and Kevin are two of the sweetest and most genuine people you could ever hope to meet. They absolutely adore each other and their families have such love for them! From the moment I met them I knew it would be a joy to document their engagement and wedding day memories. That Saturday in…

Columbus Ohio Surprise Proposal at Spagio Restaurant: Sara + Ben

February 24, 2019

It was a cold Friday evening in early February, when I waited for Sara and Ben to approach Spagio Restaurant. It was just another date night for Sara, but Ben had a surprise! As they approached the entrance, Ben dropped to one knee and surprised Sara with a ring! She said YES! And I was…

Columbus Ohio Newborn Photographer: Baby Derek

February 22, 2019

At their August 2018 wedding, Melissa + Jay surprised their guests by announcing they were expecting! A little over 3 months after I delivered their wedding images to them, they welcomed baby Derek and invited me to their home to capture their first portraits together as a family. Their pup Gia joined for a few…