Columbus Park of Roses Queer Wedding: Colleen + Josie

September 3, 2019

I may not be much of a morning person, but okay, give me alll the queer rainbow-themed rose garden morning brunch weddings, please and thank you, Colleen + Josie! Their Columbus Park of Roses queer wedding was literally everything. Their smiles and bright colors were refreshing and inspiring. After each bride got into their dress,…

Columbus Ohio Newborn Photographer: Baby Caroline

August 29, 2019

Three years ago I photographed Sara + Jared’s August 2016 wedding, and earlier this summer I had the opportunity to photograph their first portraits together with baby Caroline! I joined them at their Upper Arlington home on a Tuesday morning in mid-June. It was a beautiful summer day, so after photographing indoors around their home,…

Megumi + Sydney at Feminist Photo Vaycay in Catskills, NY

August 27, 2019

Last month I had the opportunity to attend a 4 day retreat in the Catskill mountains of upstate New York, called the Feminist Photo Vaycay! Part work and part play, this trip is designed to be a mid-season refresh with like-minded wedding photographers. In a world where so much of our work is done solo,…

Cleveland Orthodox Jewish Wedding: Devra + Josh

August 23, 2019

I first met Devra and Josh at Samantha and Barry’s August 2017 wedding. We hit it off right away and stayed in touch ever since. Before too long, Devra and 2 of her sisters were all engaged, but her date was the latest. So we saw each other again at Jannah’s wedding, and at Tali’s…

Park of Roses Anniversary Session: Jan + Bruce

August 21, 2019

45 years ago, Jan + Bruce eloped in a rose garden in the city where they lived. This year they celebrated their milestone anniversary with a portrait session at our local rose garden, the Park of Roses. We met up on a Friday morning in early July, soaking up that lovely morning light, and dodging…

Columbus Ohio LGBTQ Elopement: Brianna + Christy

August 17, 2019

Brianna + Christy eloped last week! But a month before that, we met up in downtown Columbus for some engagement pictures. We walked around the Scioto Mile as the sun set, and I learned more about their story and their plans to elope the following month. They were keeping their plans pretty secretive, so it…

Vue Columbus LGBTQ Wedding: Bethany + Amanda

August 6, 2019

It was the Friday of Pride weekend, the Short North neighborhood of Columbus was bursting with rainbows everywhere, and Bethany + Amanda were getting married! They began their day getting ready at the Joseph Hotel in the heart of the Short North. The lobby was already well decorated for Pride! I staged their first look…

Rocky Fork Country Club Columbus Wedding: Kathleen + Brad

July 28, 2019

I can’t begin to express what a pleasure it’s been working with Kathleen + Brad, from their downtown rooftop engagement last fall to their summer wedding last month! But first, they had me join to capture their beautiful rehearsal dinner at a friend’s home in East Columbus. The next day, I joined them for their…

Slate Run Park Columbus Engagement: Martha + James

July 26, 2019

I just loved hanging out with Marsha and James at their summer engagement earlier this month! We met up on a Monday evening in early July at Slate Run Metro Park in Canal Winchester just outside Columbus. We had such gorgeous light that night! Marsha and James had some family visiting, so they extended their…

Cleveland Ohio Orthodox Jewish Wedding: Leora + Nate

July 19, 2019

Last month I traveled up to the Cleveland area for Leora + Nate’s big day! Their wedding at Bertram Inn in Aurora, OH was an energy-filled Orthodox Jewish celebration full of love and non-stop fun. The couple opted for a first look so we could get all their pictures complete before their events began, but…