Sausalito California + Golden Gate Bridge Engagement: Katya + Ilya

February 11, 2022

Rounding out my trip to the Bay Area was meeting up with Katya + Ilya for their engagement session! Before she moved out to the west coast, Katya was a good friend of mine here in Ohio. But now she calls California home, and that’s where she met Ilya too. So it made perfect sense…

Bay Area California LGBTQ Engagement: Paige + Meg

February 8, 2022

Paige + Meg are getting married here in Ohio later this fall, but they currently call the Bay Area home, so it made perfect sense to shoot their engagement session out there! And lucky for me, they wanted me to bring me out there to make it happen. I headed out there the last week…

Tim+ Dean in the February 2022 Issue of 614 Magazine!

February 7, 2022

Hot off the press! Tim + Dean’s magical downtown wedding is published in the Love issue of 614 Magazine, on newsstands now! You can find them in the “Happy Ever Afters” section on pages 93-95. And I just love the main photo the magazine picked for the feature, one of my favorites from the day!…

Becca, Jacob + Sadie: Gahanna Family + Maternity Snowy Session

February 2, 2022

When you see snow in the forecast, you shift your calendar around in the hopes of catching it! Becca, Jacob and Sadie had a family/maternity session scheduled to celebrate their upcoming addition, and we moved their session out so we could get some snow. And we got it! Totally worth it, I absolutely love shooting…

Columbus Ohio Surprise Proposal at German Village + Book Loft: Caitlin + Jonathan

January 31, 2022

How’s your Monday going? Probably not as good as this Monday was for these two! Caitlin + Jonathan were visiting Columbus from West Virginia, and on a cold and sunny Monday morning they returned to the spot where they had one of their first dates, The Book Loft in German Village. But this time, Jonathan…

Hocking Hills LGBTQ Wedding: Alex + Colleen

January 23, 2022

Alex + Colleen had laid back mid-November wedding in Hocking Hills, just as it should be! They rented a cabin on a hilltop and invited their closest family and friends to join them for a weekend to celebrate. Everyone – including the couple and all their guests – came in from out of town, so…

Columbus Ohio Triad Session at Jeffrey Park: Chelsea + Tessa + Carter

January 19, 2022

Chelsea reached out to me wanting to give her partners a holiday gift, and I happen to think a portrait session makes the perfect gift! She booked the session, got it on the calendar for mid-December, and informed Tessa and Carter of it like, the day before? Nothing like the element of surprise! And so…

Orlando Florida LGBTQ Wedding at Art & History Museums of Maitland: Sara + Jen

January 16, 2022

This celebration was supposed to happen in 2020, but of course the universe had other plans. Instead, Sara + Jen eloped in their backyard last fall, and postponed their Florida celebration to 2021! And it was so nice to escape Ohio in November for warm, sunny and colorful Florida! Their wedding (part 2!) took place…

Columbus Ohio Surprise Proposal at Scioto Mile: Albany + Frank

January 14, 2022

A lot of planning went into this surprise proposal at Scioto Mile! Frank enlisted the help of myself, local florist Botanica, and videographer Kodjo Arts to make this dream holiday proposal to Albany a reality. It was a Friday afternoon in mid-December, and the holiday season was in full swing in downtown Columbus. On the…

Columbus Ohio LGBTQ Family Photographer: Baby Ezra

January 11, 2022

The last time I photographed Brian + Kris was at their 2018 wedding… then in summer of 2021, I heard from them with amazing news: they adopted a baby – Ezra! And let’s do some pictures together!! Their friend had gifted them the value of a portrait session with the photographer of their choice (how…