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Engagement Session: Beth and Chris

Here’s a fun fact about Beth and Chris; they are actually my SECOND 2020 couple whose names are Beth and Chris, crazy huh? They live in KC but made the trip down to Wichita so that we could knock out there engagement session ASAP! I rarely shoot on Sunday’s but this was the only date […]

June 22, 2020

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Prairie Hill Vineyard Engagement Session: Alexis and Josh

Alexis and Josh are seriously some of the sweetest people I have had the honor of meeting. I was thrilled when they told me they were getting married at Prairie Hill Vineyard. I have yet to shoot a wedding there but its been high on my list of places I want to photograph! We were […]

June 22, 2020

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Intimate Backyard Wedding: Audrey and Leander

Audrey and Leander had big plans for their wedding day pre COVID. They had a gorgeous venue picked out, a bridal party made of their closest loved ones, and a massive reception planned! Like so many other couples a worldwide pandemic changed those plans. They opted to push their celebration out a year, but still […]

June 13, 2020

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Engagement Session: Madison and Tyler

Madison had her heart set on shooting on a road that was lined with trees on each side. We decided to check out Prairie Sunset Trail on the west side. The trail spans 15 miles from Garden Plain through Goddard and continues to S. Hoover, Rd in Wichita. When I arrive at a location the […]

June 9, 2020

Engagement

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Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church Wedding: Anne and Guy

Wedding Vendors: Wedding Dress: Altar Bridal Bridesmaids Dresses: Lulus Hair and Makeup: Sophi Frangenberg Florist: Mary Lesh Jazz Band: Lisa Hittle Jazz Plus Cake: Bagatelle Bakery Catering: Corporate Caterers Wichita Every wedding day is a one of a kind experience. Sure some of the activities throughout the day might be the same, but each wedding […]

June 6, 2020

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Engagement Session: Emma and Caleb

I always allow couples to choose where we are going to do their engagement session. Most people don’t have a location in mind and ask for suggestions which I gladly offer depending on what kind of environment they are drawn to. Emma and Caleb knew exactly where they wanted to have their session! They chose […]

June 5, 2020

Engagement

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Engagement Session: Aspen and Landon

Almost every couple I photograph mentions that they are worried about being awkward in front of the camera and warns me that might be the case during their engagement session! Aspen mentioned a similar statement to me when we first arrived downtown for the engagement session. You wouldn’t have guessed that was a thought that […]

June 3, 2020

Engagement

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Wrestling With Your Racism

Over the past week, our timelines have been filled with news articles speaking out on the murder of George Floyd. Over the past few days, we have seen media coverage of the riots. I am going to toss out a question to all of my white friends and family. If you are white, how does […]

May 31, 2020

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Engagement Session: Erin and Alex

This engagement session was full of multiple firsts! This was actually Lara’s first engagement session that she has tagged along to photograph with me and I loved having her there. Not only does she capture amazing photos, but she also brings a relaxed energy that balances out my “over the top-ness” during a session. Next […]

May 22, 2020

Engagement

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Intimate Friends Univeristy Wedding: Erin and Marcos

No one could have predicted just how many people’s lives would be affected by a worldwide pandemic. So many couples in our city and around the country have had to pivot and make massive changes to their wedding days. While this is an extremely difficult thing to do and heartbreaking for many brides…I want to […]

May 19, 2020

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