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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...

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Bridal Details: What to Prepare for Your Wedding Photographer Wedding Tip Wednesday

When you are thinking about your wedding day, there is a LOT to keep in mind!  One thing that we find incredibly helpful is to give our brides a list of a few items that we like for them to have prepared for us in their getting ready room when we arrive.  We affectionately call...

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Kylea & Josh’s Cedar Rapids 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...

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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...

Wedding Photography Labor Day Special

If you’ve been holding off on booking your wedding or just trying to finalize details, now is definitely the time to book!  We are offering a bonus 16×20 gallery wrap canvas to any couple that books their wedding over this Labor Day holiday weekend!  Our canvases are a gorgeous way to display your favorite wedding...

Jen & Paul’s Galena Wedding

Jen & Paul’s Galena wedding was full of heartfelt moments and beauty that was just incredible.  This wedding was special for me because I first met Jen almost 7 years ago at another JWP wedding for Glen and Abby.  Jen was the maid of honor for Abby’s wedding, and she’s just one of those people...

Rapid Creek Cidery Wedding for Mackenzie & Jordan

Mackenzie & Jordan met in dental school, and held their wedding at Rapid Creek Cidery located just north of Iowa City.  It was  the most perfect spring day, and I know that all of their guests were just as eager to celebrate as the couple was!  When they entered their reception with a ceremonial bouquet...

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