Beer Wedding

On July 15th we were fortunate to capture a truly magical day for Gretchen and Artem as they became husband and wife.  the day was beautiful and the forecast for humid, sunny, and 80 couldn’t have been more wrong as we enjoyed gorgeous weather. The day started for Gretchen and her girls (who are all […]

Wedding Venue: The Landing 1841

About 9 months ago I was fortunate to attend the open house of a wonderful new wedding venue in Burlington, Wisconsin.  The Landing 1841 is a dream venue with a neutral color palate, stunning details, and various beautiful picture opportunities! To add to the magic, the owners/staff are welcoming, accommodating, and genuine.  I am beyond […]

Wisconsin Wedding: Rachel & Fritz Weitendorf

Rachel and Fritz have endless love for each other, their family, and their chosen family…those around them share the same true love for them.  It was an honor to watch the day unfold thinking that these two are going to have such a strong and wonderful marriage.  They are fun, genuine, and sweet people with an […]

Wisconsin Wedding: Aaron & Amanda Cikel

Aaron and Amanda have waited years for their wedding day, but they always knew it would come.  These high school sweethearts are such a wonderful couple, and have the best support from their family and friends.  Aaron’s mom said it beautifully after the ceremony when she told her husband, “we gained a daughter and we […]

Wedding: Candace and Allan Schnuck

The sun was shining and there was not a cloud in the sky as Candace and Allan became Mr. and Mrs. in a beautiful outdoor ceremony at Strawberry Creek in Kenosha.  This kind couple had a gorgeous intimate ceremony and reception at this wonderful location surrounded by so much love.  They have so many long […]

Daughters in Mommy’s Dress

When I was approached to photograph this session it was an immediate YES!  I love the idea of having treasured memories of your daughter (in this case two daughters) in your wedding gown.  I have done trash the dress sessions, but this was a new twist! There is something so special about having your daughters […]

Wisconsin Wedding: Tiffany & Castenzio

I love weddings, so here is another one from the archives. I met Tiffany and Castenzio through a mutual friend and was QUICKLY thanking that friend for recommending me. These two were so pleasant and in love (oh and planned a wonderful wedding day with beautiful details.) This moment… oh this moment. Tiffany and Castenzio shared a […]

Wedding: Leanne & Chris A Second Shooter Point of View

Okay so I confess I get nervous (maybe its more anxious not sure which is more accurate but you get the idea) before every shoot…yes EVERY shoot. I know I have been doing this for years, but I am being trusted to capture important and very special moments in my clients’ lives. I take this […]

Wisconsin Wedding: Mandy & Kyle

Back into the archives again for the gorgeous wedding ceremony for Mandy and Kyle. These two were my first couple ever to do a first look. They helped me learn how wonderful first looks are! These two knew that seeing each other prior to the ceremony would help calm their nerves and give us more […]