Anders & Katy


Anders & Katy got married at St. Joan of Arc in St. Clair Shores. This church is a dream for photographers, with all of it's natural light. After they made it official, we headed over to Paint Creek Country Club in Lake Orion. Here we were able to take full advantage of their beautiful course. With help from their staff and some golf carts, the couple and I headed out to some of their prime photo ops. 

Katy & Anders were a joy to work with. Easy to pose, and natural together. Their entire bridal party was a good laugh, and the time flew by. 

Their reception was elegant and simple. Lots of greenery, candles, shades of gold and crisp white linens. A delicious dinner was served before dancing started. When I left the floor was still packed!


Samantha & Marcus

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Samantha & Marcus had the perfect day. We were sure to be rained out, but instead ended up with great weather and some shade! Samantha & Marcus got married at Lazy J Ranch in Milford, MI. This was my first time at this venue, and I'm excited to go back. Samantha and Marcus, along with their families and wedding planner put together a wedding with just the right mix of rustic and elegant. They hired Fifty Amp Fuse as their wedding band, and once the party started, it did not stop. We were all surprised when mid Father/ Daughter and Mother/Son dance, the foursome broke out into a choreographed dance! 


Jordan & Emily

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Superhero chic.. is that a thing? Jordan and Emily were so much fun! They got married at the Village at the Henry Ford Museum. They had been recommended to me by a past client and I was so happy to be part of their big day. Every part of the day was just fun and easy. There was no shortage of laughing at this wedding. They even had super heros as table numbers, and the groom was surprised by his family with "Go Ninja, Go Ninja, Go!" during his dance with his mom. To say working with this couple was a pleasure would be a major understatement. 


Megan & Eric

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Last May Megan & Eric "tied the knot" at The Valley of Frutig Farms in Ann Arbor, Michigan. This has quickly become a new favorite venue, with it's endless possibilities for photos. The wedding was beautiful. Megan had put a great deal of thought into the details and stunned in an ivory and pale pink dress. This couple was ear to ear smiles, and you could tell thoroughly enjoyed their wedding. With all the stress that goes into planning, it's makes my heart happy to see my couples really enjoy and be present on their day. Megan and Eric had such a wonderful family and bridal party. Everyone was so happy to see these two hitched!


Trevor & Rebecca- Engagement

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Trevor and Rebecca met while working at Comerica Park. So, it was only fitting that we did their engagment session there. It was so fun, and admittidly strange, to be there with an empty stadium. This was my first tiem shooting inside of Comerica, and I hope to go back again! Trevor and Rebecca are getting married this July and I can't wait to see this sweet couple tie the knot!


Kristina & Kyle

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Talk about a blond bombshell. I loved Kristina and her family the first time I met them. When I met Kyle, at their engagement session, I found out this couple has great chemistry and a ton of love for each other. Kristina was the epitome of glamour on her wedding day. When she put on that dress my jaw dropped. As the day progressed it was incredible to see how they moved together. The couple and I, along with their large group of friends we headed to the D for some photos at the DIA and the Joe. Their entire bridal party was a blast. At the end of the reception Kyle even DJ's a bit of his party. A previous bride and groom of mine was also in attendance. I can't thank my clients enough for recommending me to their friends and families. 


TWINS!!

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This past year I've had the gift of being able to photograph my dear cousin's maternity photos, and then the newborn photos for her beautiful twins! Shannon and I grew up together, from young kids causing chaos, teenagers and those pesky boys on their jet skis, and now to MOMS! It's hard to believe we are even mature enough for such things :) Last fall Shannon and her fiancé Kevin came back to Michigan and I was able to get some time to photograph this beauty in all her pregnant glory! A few months later and these gems arrived. A not so quick (9 dang hours) drive to Illinois, with my mom and my two littles, and I had the privilege of taking their first professional photos. Getting to see someone who you've known this well, and since you were children, become a mom is one of the most beautiful experiences. On top of all that, she's killing the mom thing! Twins, two step children and all! It's truly amazing, and I can't wait to see what this next chapter looks like for this beautiful family of 6.


Andrea, Barry & "The Girls"

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This August I get the pleasure of photographing this couple's wedding. Andrea & Barry have the sweetest family. Barry is completely out numbered by these beauties. The girls were great during our session. It was fun getting to do an engagement session/ family session. Can't wait to see all 5 again this summer!


Nicholas & Abigail

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Abigail & Nicholas were one of a kind! I hadn't met either before the big day, and when I first walked into the bridal suite I knew it was going to be a great day. Abigail's custom made dress was stunning. She was so uniquely herself and it paid off. I was thrilled to be a part of this adorable couples big day and to be able to share their love with all of you.

Enjoy!


Derek & Brittney

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So excited to finally have time to catch up on my blog and online portfolio. I've just started going through my work from 2017 and have so much to share!

First up is Derek & Brittney. They got married in June 2017 at Waldenwoods in Howell Michigan. The venue was beautiful. Brittney had paid such close attention to detail, her wedding looked like it could be straight out of a magazine. I was literally jumping with joy all day. We had the perfect weather, the perfect couple and the perfect venue. 

The rain held off just long enough for an outdoor ceremony and all of their family formals. Mid dinner, we looked outside and found we had been graced with the most beautiful sunset. A quick scramble for some lights, and we flew outside, just in time to capture this couple in the sunset. 


Best of Weddings 2018!!

I want to send a huge shout out to my amazing clients. Without you I wouldn't be doing what I love. Thank you so much for trusting me with such important memories, for taking the time to leave me kick ass reviews, and for just being you. I have so enjoyed working with all of you, and winning this award just makes my heart sing. Thank you! Thank you! Thank you!

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Jayna & Mike

Jayna & Mike had a rustic wedding, set on a private property in Fenton, MI. The couple had beautiful weather and a sunset! They had the extra special touch of having their wedding officiated by the groom's father.

Emily & JP

I <3 this couple! They were the most fun. JP & Emily had me most unique ceremony I have ever witnessed. It included short speeches from each of their bridal party members, audience participation and personal vows. There were tears, tons of laughter and some cussing :)

All of the detail for this wedding were bright, colorful and playful, just like the bride and groom. It was such a pleasure to be a part of. They served their guests delicious food from a food truck, that may have been my favorite wedding meal all year. I'm so happy to have been privileged to see this couple get married!

Emily & Adam

Emily & Adam oozed love. I'm sure there is a better, more elequent way to word that, but it's accurate. There was not a dry eye in the group when this couple exchanged vows. Their love and commitment for each other can not be questioned.

Their wedding took place on a Sunday morning at Woodfield in Grand Blanc Michigan. After their ceremony they invited their guest to stay for a delicious brunch. While brunch was served several members of their bridal party presented them with a home made video, they had created for the couple. It was great! A truly wonderful couple, surrounded by great friends and family.

Welcome to this crazy world Brody Kendrick Beach!

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On January 10, 2017 my family welcomed our newest addition, Mr. Brody Kendrick Beach. To say that our lives have changed would be an absolute understatement. This little guy is so sweet (and so grumpy). We are overjoyed with our two boys and are very thankful to everyone who has shown us such great support as we grow our family.

Having children has reinforced my belief that capturing the special moments in our lives is so important. Life is flying by too quickly. While we all need to work on living in and enjoying the moments as they happen, having the photographic record of these fleeting moments is priceless. I promise to do my best to capture your family's memories in their authenticity, as I do with my own.

Cheyenne & Cameron

Cheyenne & Cameron had the most adorable DIY wedding. The thought that they put into the details for their wedding was mind blowing. Cheyenne nailed these details, and brought this outdoor wedding together, making it a classy event with a rustic flare.

Rory Turns One!

One year ago today, this little fella stole our hearts. I couldn't be more thankful to have him in our lives. To love someone so much in such a short amount of time blows me away.