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The beauty of a downtown Akron wedding is the mixture of city and park all in one. Cascade Lofts is one of those venues that highlights the combination of industrial and hiking views! When I met Claire and Ben to walk through Lock 4 a few weeks before their wedding, the excitement was unparalleled! After […]

Cascade Lofts Wedding, Akron, Ohio | Claire + Ben

Bride and Groom by a blue and yellow mural wall

November 17, 2021

Weddings

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My final wedding of 2020, and it went out with a bang! What a Fall day Hannah and Kris had! Plus, with Pine View as their background, they could not go wrong! To start, Hannah and Kris included so many special moments into their traditional wedding day. Hannah walked down the aisle with both her […]

Pine View Acres Wedding, Massillon, Ohio | Hannah + Kris

bride and groom exiting the church

September 9, 2021

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Can we have more morning ceremonies with breakfast following? GOODNESS please, let’s make this a normal thing! Allison and Adam had a beautifully perfect, ceremony looking over Chippewa Lake at … a restaurant. YUP. You read that right. The Oaks Lakeside is a restaurant that resides in Medina, Ohio, and it is a perfect spot […]

The Oaks Breakfast Wedding Ceremony, Medina, Ohio | Allison + Adam

bride and groom walking back toward the restaurant with fall leaves everywhere

September 9, 2021

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If you need a hidden wedding venue in Medina, look no further than Blue Heron. This old golf course turned event center is cradled in some gorgeous grounds. With a perfect view of the sun setting, Kristen and Stephen said their vows alongside their family and friends and then partied the entire night away. First […]

Blue Heron Event Center Wedding, Medina, Ohio | Kristen + Stephen

bride and groom walking across bridge

August 5, 2021

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BACKYARD WEDDING FOR THE WIN. Who said you can’t have a wedding in your backyard, with a tented reception, and do your first dance immediately following tying the knot? WHO? No one!! Mike and Nicole succeeded in creating one of the most memorable Sunday afternoons! From family and friends, to even puppies and kiddos, this […]

Backyard Wedding, LaGrange, Ohio | Mike + Nicole

bridal portraits in the backyard

July 27, 2021

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Outdoor ceremonies rock my socks! My favorite reasoning for loving them, when the weather cooperates, is the sense of calm they bring. Granted, do not get me wrong, indoor ceremonies are beautiful as well. But, when it comes to fresh air and a cool Fall breeze, how can one ask for more? For example, Christina […]

Akron Art Museum Wedding Ceremony, Akron, Ohio | Christina + Sam

bride and groom golden doodle portraits

July 21, 2021

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Allie and Luke’s beautiful Brookside Country Club wedding took place in October of 2020. If you have been living under an Ohio rock for your entire life – us photographers deem October to be the “Fallest” of the Fall. Granted you can’t really pick and choose because Mother Nature ultimately decides, but you can typically […]

Brookside Country Club Wedding, Canton, Ohio | Allie + Luke

bride and groom dancing at sunset on the golf course

July 13, 2021

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It is a magical thing this job of mine. Some days I get to create new memories in places I’ve seen a thousand times. This venue for instance: I lifeguarded at Silver Lake Country Club for seven years. So when Jason and Paige asked me to capture their wedding at SLCC, pulling into the parking […]

Silver Lake Country Club Wedding, Silver Lake, Ohio | Jason + Paige

bride and groom first dance

July 2, 2021

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Jessica and Dale’s timeless Columbus wedding survived so much. From schedule changes due to pandemic restrictions, protest safety, to even venue and vendor swaps; these two could have thrown their hands in the air to give up. Instead, they pulled off an extraordinary evening, celebrating their love in style. First let’s chat about this style. […]

Ohio Statehouse & The Estate at New Albany Wedding, Columbus, Ohio | Jessica + Dale

bride and groom in the columns of the statehouse

May 21, 2021

Travel, Weddings

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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