My friend Laura is also a fellow photographer. She’s the amazing woman behind “Posing Willows” and photographs a lot of beautiful newborns and family photography. I was so pumped to get to meet up with her and her adorable family for a quick sunset session in Cedar Falls. This shoot was to document the official […]
I absolutely adore Emily & Tiff. So when they asked me to shoot their engagement session in their home, I was beyond thrilled. Those pops of color just brighten up every photo.
Kelli and Taylor’s wedding day was one full of fun times with family and Friends (no pun intended)! But speaking of Friends, how cute are their orange couch wedding party photos?! When my associate photographer Sarah told me they had a Friend’s couch, I admittedly had NO IDEA what she meant at first – but […]
After shooting Katlyn & Nick’s engagement session last year, I was beyond excited to photograph their wedding ceremony at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish in Hiawatha and their reception at Usher’s Ferry. Their wedding had so many gorgeous details. This dress shot is probably one of my favorites to date. Who would’ve thought to hang […]
How to Nail Your First Look Photos 1. Pick a location you love Tell your photographer where you’d like to do the first look! Try to find a place that is private (sorry wedding party & fams!) so you can really soak it all in together, in a quiet and calm environment. You have the […]
It’s not very often that I shoot family sessions, but when a former co-worker/friend wants a family session in the Blackhawk hotel in Cedar Falls, I’m all for it! I look forward to the 1-2 family sessions a year that I get to capture. Especially when their family is as perfect as theirs. Sarah and […]
Katlyn + Nick’s engagement session in Cedar Falls, IA was in the perfect time of year. October has the most beautiful fall coloring, and the weather is perfect! I love learning more about our couples than just about their wedding. So Katlyn sent us over a little bit about their love story. “We are a […]
I’ve had quite a few people come to me with questions about photographing wedding details. This is going to address e v e r y t h i n g Wedding details are some of my favorite things to photograph! They not only help tell the story of the day, but they can help showcase […]
I had the pleasure of capturing Josh & Kelcey’s Iowa Wedding last weekend in Clear Lake. Even though it was a hot day, it was a great wedding! Their families were both extremely kind and made me feel right at home. And their first look was one to remember. Josh cried as soon as he […]
I met Jennifer & Nick at Big Woods Lake for their Cedar Falls, IA couple’s session. We found these really awesome construction barrels that made the best backdrop, prop you could’ve asked for.