Katie’s Pre-Mitzvah Session

February 21, 2019

15-year-old Katie is legit one of the coolest kids I’ve ever met! She felt a connection to Judaism and decided she wanted to convert. She completed the process and now is becoming a bat mitzvah next month! I cannot wait to photograph it! In preparation for the big day, we met up earlier this month…

Columbus Ohio Maternity Photographer: Devorah + Sam

February 15, 2019

I absolutely love photographing maternity sessions! It is one of my favorite sessions to photograph. Especially for a couple expecting their first little one, I love capturing that moment of anticipation before baby arrives! Devorah and Sam came to me through my past wedding clients, Jordan and Kyle (for whom I’ve also photographed many milestones…

Columbus Newborn Photographer: Baby Rowan

February 14, 2019

Over 3 years ago, I photographed Kari + Chris’s surprise proposal on the Ohio State campus! Last month they welcomed baby Rowan and invited to me their Victorian Village home to capture their first portraits together as a little family. They have such a beautiful home, full of neutral colors and lots of natural light…

Miami Engagement Session: Julie + Jordan

February 13, 2019

Can you believe I used to babysit for Jordan back in our hometown of Cleveland? Almost 20 years ago in fact! Jordan now lives in Orlando, newly engaged to Julie, and my recent trip to Florida just happened to coincide with his engagement party in Miami. So the stars aligned for us to get together…

Fort Lauderdale Beach Family Session: The R Family

February 12, 2019

Last month I traveled down to Fort Lauderdale to photograph an engagement session for one of my 2019 wedding couples, and while I was there I photographed a family session for my friends who live there now! Stacey and I have been friends for over 20 years, and I’ve photographed her family so much since…

Delray Beach Florida Engagement: Kayla + Sara

February 11, 2019

Last month I had the opportunity to travel down to southern Florida for Kayla and Sara’s engagement! I’m photographing their wedding later this summer in Hermitage PA (just outside Youngstown), but they currently live in Delray Beach, Florida where Kayla goes to graduate school. It was the perfect getaway from the cold Ohio winter! As…

Westin Columbus Jewish Wedding: Alyssa + Tom

February 6, 2019

My last wedding of 2018, what a perfect way to end the year! This wedding also happened to be my 200th career wedding! Alyssa + Tom’s downtown Columbus wedding centered around their venue, the Westin Columbus Downtown hotel, where I began my day with the girls getting ready in their suite that first Saturday in…

Copious Columbus Persian Wedding Reception: Tala + Raffi

February 5, 2019

Tala + Raffi tied the knot outside the country, but returned to Tala’s hometown for a local celebration with their Ohio family and friends. I joined them on a Sunday evening in late December for a couple of hours to document their Persian ceremony and a bit of their dinner party reception at Copious Restaurant…

Columbus Ohio Winter + Bubble Tea Engagement: Alita + Joel

February 1, 2019

This engagement session was pretty much a dream for me all-around! Snowy winter portraits plus bubble tea – these are essentially two of my favorite things! For the first portion of our session, Alita and Joel took me to a mountain-top location in Lancaster, Ohio I never knew existed before: Rising Park. It was a…

Columbus Zoo Wedding: Amanda + Jon

January 28, 2019

I couldn’t have asked for a more fantastic couple for this Columbus Zoo wedding – they completely embraced the day exactly as it came! Many couples obsess over the details and the weather forecast, but Amanda and Jon accepted the inevitable misty day, and went forward with an outdoor ceremony regardless! Getting ready separately –…