Columbus Ohio Elopement at Jeffrey Mansion: Shirel + Chase

March 6, 2024

Shirel + Chase eloped last month! They first met when they were 12, in their hometown in South Africa. And many years and adventures later, their lives took them here, to Columbus Ohio, where they exchanged vows under the chuppah in a sun-filled room at Jeffrey Mansion on the first Sunday afternoon of February. Just…

Columbus Ohio Winter Engagement at Inniswood Gardens: Sydney + Sean

March 4, 2024

It was a quiet Thursday afternoon in mid-February when I met up with Sydney + Sean at Inniswood Metro Gardens in Westerville for their engagement session! They had been hoping for a snowy day, but accepted the unusually warm temps instead. Though cloudy at first, we had surprise bursts of warm sunlight greet us along…

Columbus Ohio Indian Wedding at High Line Car House: Karen + Avinash

March 2, 2024

Two days after their first day of Hindu festivities, it was onto Saturday to do it all over again, this time Western style! Karen + Avi celebrated with a full day wedding at High Line Car House in downtown Columbus. From their first look, to downtown portraits at Scioto Mile, to their ceremony and reception…

Columbus Ohio LGBTQ+ Couples Session at Olde Towne East + Franklin Park: Sherry + Rezi

February 27, 2024

Sherry + Rezi are from Iran, and they’re already married, but next month they’re finally having the wedding they never had! So it wouldn’t be quite right to call this an engagement session, but it was kind of like one. We began our session with some photos at their home with their pups, it doesn’t…

Columbus Ohio LGBTQ+ Newborn Family Photographer: Baby Lucy

February 24, 2024

This lil fam is out of this world! Baby Lucy is here, and I photographed her first portraits earlier this month, together with her mamas, in their Worthington home.

Columbus Ohio Hindu Wedding: Karen + Avinash

February 20, 2024

Karen + Avinash had a 2-day celebration planned for their November wedding, and Day 1 was a Thursday morning Hindu ceremony! At the Sri Venkateswara Temple of Central Ohio, their ceremony began before sunrise, at 6am! It lasted for several hours through the morning, with many cultural traditions that were colorful and meaningful. Following the…

Columbus Ohio Surprise Proposal at Jeffrey Mansion: Samir + Hemali

February 11, 2024

It was 15° out, but can you even tell? These two were visiting from opposite ends of the country (much warmer places I might add!), to Hemali’s hometown of Columbus. On the third Saturday in January, Samir took her to Jeffrey Mansion, where first he broke into song, before dropping to one knee and popping…

Columbus Ohio Jewish Wedding at Jeffrey Mansion: Anna + Jonathan

February 9, 2024

A fall Jewish wedding at Jeffrey Mansion… Anna + Jonathan’s big day had all the elements of a sweet and perfect day! Colors, light, setting, temps, setting and company! With so many familiar faces and at one of my favorite locations in town (and where I basically live for much of the fall season), it…

4 Weddings in the February 2024 Issue of 614 Magazine!

February 6, 2024

I have 4 weddings published in the annual Love issue of 614 Magazine, on newsstands now! Sara + Stella, Dorothy + Nick, Mary + Eric and Ashlee + Jesse all share their stories in the weddings section, beginning on page 60. You can also check out the features online, I’ll share the link below. But…

Columbus Ohio LGBTQ+ Winter Engagement at Inniswood: Austin + Chad

February 1, 2024

Austin + Chad are engaged! And they’re not sure about their wedding plans yet, but they did know they wanted to celebrate right away with a winter engagement session. We set a date for the end of January, but when a snowy forecast popped up sooner, we moved our date up to catch it! Indeed,…