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Yes this wedding was located in Cleveland, Ohio, but it was still a destination wedding. Lauren and Alex hail from the beautiful state of Seattle, and planned this entire Windows on the River soiree across an entire country! I think they deserve all the cookies for this feat! When I first met them in Seattle, […]

Windows on the River Wedding, Cleveland, Ohio | Lauren + Alex

bride and groom exiting the wedding ceremony

April 23, 2021

Weddings

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There is something about cuddling with the one you love that makes my heart pang for winter. Ashley + Tyler’s wedding created that same feeling. PLUS they found a venue to encapsulate it all. The Tudor Arms in Cleveland held their entire day from getting ready to bridal portraits to even the reception! Yup, if […]

Tudor Arms Hotel Wedding, Cleveland, Ohio | Ashley + Tyler

wedding ceremony exit

January 1, 2021

Weddings

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What do you get when you put together a beautifully confident clan of bridesmaids, a group of sports enthusiast groomsmen, a Cleveland dive bar, and rubber ducky cake toppers? You get Ellen and Mark and their wedding day. That’s what you get. First things first – I love Cleveland and everything it has to offer […]

Hyatt Regency “the Arcade” Wedding, Cleveland Ohio | Ellen & Mark

November 26, 2019

Weddings

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It truly says something about a couple when they can plan a spectacular wedding while living in another state. Major major major props to Lauren + Ryan! Everything from the decor (yes most made by Ryan’s dad!), to the beautifully traditional church for the ceremony, to the bridal party being troopers with our EXTREME summer […]

Music Box Wedding, Cleveland, OH | Lauren + Ryan !!

December 12, 2018

Weddings

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I am PRETTY certain Leah and I are twins. Haha yes, that is how I’m starting this blog post. We are twins, orr at least sisters from the same weird form of life because WE BASICALLY enjoy all the same things. From yoga, to the same love of TV shows annnnd HP books to EVEN […]

Music Box Wedding, Cleveland Ohio | Leah + Patrick !!

December 5, 2018

Weddings

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When I posted the first teaser from this wedding I typed the word Fairy Tale into the caption. There was no question or concern over if that was the correct word because everything associated with fairytale and magic and bliss surrounded this entire wedding. Every wedding I’ve captured holds a little bit of magic but […]

Metropolitan at the 9, Cleveland, OH Wedding | Blair + AJ !!

November 16, 2018

Weddings

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I think the photographer – couple relationship is truly key for wedding images to be a success. Aside from all the creativity and technical nitty gritties, the relationship between the person behind the camera and the people in front of it, is important. Many of my couples I know through references, or at least feel […]

Windows On The River, Cleveland Ohio Wedding | Kyle + Taylor !!

November 2, 2018

Weddings

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These two had the soul to fill a black-and-white photograph. If you don’t know what I mean, don’t worry, I am going to explain. I can’t speak for every photographer, but when I make black and white’s I do it for the purpose of feeling something. Because of this, any image that is a black […]

Windows on the River, Cleveland, Ohio | Sarah + Anders!

December 30, 2017

Weddings

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Lauren & Matt’s special day was one for every single book written about love. EVER. Allll the pieces were such beautiful additions. The location had a little Great Gatsby magic. The bowties added a James Bond feel in the air. THAT Dress! Ahh, that dress. It felt like Marylin Monroe met with the Duchess of […]

Barrington Golf Club Wedding, Cleveland, Ohio | Lauren + Matt!

December 27, 2017

Weddings

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I have the BEST COUPLES in the entire world. Vicky & Will’s wedding next year is going to be as epic as their own love story. But can we just agree that their engagement was just as magical?! If I could have a couple that truly embodies my candid style, these two would be it! They […]

Vicky & Will Sunflower Field Engagement!!

November 16, 2017

Engagements, Travel