Category Archives: Engagement Portraits

Brescia & Dillion’s Chilly Fall Engagement Session

I am so SO excited to share this sweet engagement shoot with everyone. I’ve been chatting with Brescia for several months, and it was great to FINALLY meet her! Originally, they were planning a destination wedding in Italy, but plans change, as they often do, and we’ll be gathering for their nuptials next summer here...

Lucas & Leah’s London Engagement Session Big Ben, London Eye, St. Paul's Cathedral, and More!

The tale of these two goes back many years – they’ve got lots of history, Lucas and Leah.  I’m sure I don’t even know the half of it, even though I’ve heard the stories of Tulip Court and his lakeside proposal this summer!   When I first met Leah earlier this year at her sister’s...

Megan & Roman: Mount Vernon Engagement

Get ready for the happiest smiley-est (that’s absolutely a word…) most wonderful engagement session!  Roman & Megan are so full of joy and love, I seriously couldn’t stop squealing over every frame on the back of my camera during their fall engagement shoot.  They are the kind of couple that when you are around them,...

Thomas & Kelly: Engaged

This sweet couple is getting married in September, and I feel so SO blessed that they chose me to capture their day. When we first did a little Facetime chat a few months ago, Thomas & Kelly had so many good questions and I felt like they really care deeply about finding the right person...

Stephanie & Calvin: Grinnell Engagement

When you first meet Stephanie, you really can’t help but instantly connect with her bubbly personality. Her smile is completely contagious, and I love that it’s one of Calvin’s favorite things about Stephanie 🙂 And you can just tell that Calvin’s easy going and positive nature just puts Stephanie completely at ease. Spend a few...

Jaime & Nick: Iowa City Engagement

I realized that I never blogged Jaime & Nick’s falle engagement session! This was the most insanely gorgeous fall day – warm, colorful, and just the slightest breeze. It was seriously PERFECT out! I’m so glad Jaime & Nick lucked out for great weather for both their engagement session and their wedding 🙂 We started...

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