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Maile & Nick’s Sugar Grove Wedding

When high school sweethearts get married, it always gives me hope for romance.  There’s just something so sweet about people falling in love when they are younger, navigating going through life together, and growing together as a couple as they grow up as individuals.  The beautiful thing about Maile and Nick, is that they compliment...

Black Friday Deals for Photographers

Every year, I am on the hunt for good deals for photography gear and software that I need.  If you’re anything like me, your email inbox was inundated with coupon codes and sales yesterday and today.  It’s overwhelming how Black Friday has become an entire WEEK now!  I thought I’d share some of my favorite...

Meg & Joe’s Sugar Grove Wedding

In July, Meg and Joe gathered their friends and family at Sugar Grove Vineyard in Newton for their Iowa destination wedding.  I know most people probably don’t consider Iowa a “destination” but for Meg and Joe, it was!  Coming from California, they wanted something just a little bit different for their celebration. Meg had attended...

Libby & Shida’s Grinnell Graduation Day Wedding

Had it not been for a pesky eraser in math class at Grinnell College, Libby and Shida wouldn’t be where they are today!  After meeting during a study session their second semester of college, they became good friends.  Eventually, that turned into something more!  A few years later, after Shida proposed during a spring break...

Kylea & Josh’s Coe College Engagement Session

Josh and Kylea had the dreamiest engagement session back at where it all began – Coe College in Cedar Rapids.  After meeting and falling in love at Coe, their biggest request was returning there for their engagement photos.  It was the most perfect late-summer evening, the kind you dream of for a photoshoot! Their sweet...

Varonnica & Josh’s Emerald Hills Wedding

These two high school sweethearts have such a sweet story! Varonnica and Josh met when they were younger, through a family member.  They were both dating other people, until they finally realized the perfect person was right in front of them!  They’ve been together ever since, have built a family with the addition of their...

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