March 2019 This week I got to curate a shoot with my fave gals – I thought I would show some of my favorite images [ a lot ]. I really wanted a Katy Perry / Melanie Martinez Vibe – and we created something pretty cool. Hair: Nicole Flier Make Up: Julianne Erno (Launch) Models:… Read More
I met these two one day at a Brewery in Baroda, Michigan. They live in Chicago and I live in Grand Rapids, so we met up in the middle near where they will be getting married. Last weekend I drove to their house, photographed their full family [dogs, hah] and we walked around the city… Read More
Last week I photographed Nicole and Rachel of Launch Salon to promote their new podcast! Here are some of my favorite images.
New Years Eve Angie + Joel Angie and Joel had a wedding on New Years Eve to finalize my weddings for 2018. Y’all, this wedding was amazing. It took place in their home with a small amount of guests. From the moment I met these two at the beach I genuinely loved them. This day… Read More
December 30, 2018 Wedding photographers see many different families, different relationships, different aesthetics a year. Even those of us who take on 30-40+ weddings a year can tell you that every wedding is different. Some family is close, some is distant. Some mothers are distant from us, some take us in on their son or… Read More
December 29, 2018 Brooke Fleenor & Ian Molitor I met Brooke and Ian officially in Portland, Oregon, where I flew out to photograph their engagements. We spent about 2 hours together, driving around, problem solving, and taking photographs. I knew instantly I loved them, and it was so cool to fly out to where… Read More
Met these two on a lovely Sunday afternoon. The air felt like fall and the park looked like it too! [haha] These two were a blast and I cannot wait for their wedding. Too many images below ❤
December 1, 2018 Lauren and Cody From Cody, “I found myself completely out of my comfort zone, living in the city for about 10 months, so I decided to try and meet somebody. Luckily for me, Lauren had made the decision (without telling any of her friends) to meet somebody too. After several dates and… Read More
Share Kindness / A Project by Paige So I am aware the correct verbiage may be “spread kindness,” but something about the word “share” feels better. You can spread something but it can fade away, deteriorate, and it can be temporary. You can share something, and it can be shared forever. Maybe I am at… Read More
November 17, 2018 Samantha and Jeff had a beautiful evening ceremony at the Grand Rapids Art Museum. The weather was somewhat chilly but honestly ended up being the perfect day and weather for the wedding. These two are so quiet, yet so gentle. Everything went how it was supposed to, and I’m lucky to have… Read More
November 9, 2018 I met Christa at Launch Salon, when she began her journey working there for one of my very good friends. I photographed her for Launch’s website and social media [things I do often], and instantly loved how kind, warm and personal she was. I heard she was getting married but had no… Read More
October 26, 2018 I met Chelsea from a wedding I photographed about two years ago – and kept seeing her pop up in my life afterward [because the bride and I became best friends]. Chelsea has grown so near and dear to my heart, and I am so lucky that she has appeared in my… Read More
October 13, 2018 I got to hang out with some cool people on the 13th of October. Molly and Calvin got married at Treetop in John Ball Zoo. We ventured around the property, had a first look, chilled with friends, and surprised Calvin with their dog-child ❤ It was a beautiful day, and one of… Read More
I met these two at another wedding this year! I was so honored when I got an email asking for engagement photography! These two are eloping next year to a wedding overseas, and I’m super jealous about it. I mesh with Lauren so dang well, and I hope to see her again – because she… Read More
An Anniversary Shoot. I met Katie through Wedding Day Magazine and a styled shoot that we worked together. Since then I got to photograph her for a maternity shoot as well as this anniversary shoot. Katie and Cory are SUCH a joy to be around and they are both so so beautiful.