sarah + ian . minneapolis wedding photography


i think sarah and ian are proof that opposites attract. she’s outgoing and spunky, he’s calm and reserved. but together they make a perfect pair. both of them are sentimental and sweet as can be to each other. i loved watching them open their gifts and read the letters they wrote to each other…it got […]

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becky + jason . excelsior, mn wedding photography


i had the privledge of second shooting this wedding with the talented kirsten of kirsten anne photography in july. we spent the day in downtown excelsior with becky and jason as they celebrated with their loved ones.      

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angelo + jordan . minnesota wedding photography

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jordan and angelo had a wonderful small town wedding in milaca, mn. jordan grew up attending the church they were married in and they were surrounded by their closest family and friends and then celebrated with a barn reception. a perfect way to spend their air force leave from okinawa, japan.    

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photo books from

my publisher photobook-1

i was raised by a scrapbooking mother. she put little captions and cute stickers in those old sticky photo albums way back when and later began selling and hosting parties for creative memories from our home. we always took tons of photos then printed them, chose the best ones, cut them into cute shapes and […]

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devon + andrew: winchester, va wedding photography

geez, what do i write about this wedding? my little brother. married. *sigh* my little brother is six and a half years younger than me (to the day, thank you very much), and in my mind he will always be 9 years old. i left for college when he was 12, and we see each other […]

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emily + zach: minneapolis wedding photography

wow it’s been a busy month! august has FLOWN by! these are photos from the end of july when i second shot again with carissa. i’m still getting my feet wet in this whole wedding photography world … still haven’t made up my mind as to whether or not i want to pursue weddings as the head […]

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dana + brent: married

remember dana and brent from last fall? they tied the knot last weekend and i took on the role of second shooter along side my friend carissa. the weather was beautiful and celebrating with a reception at gopher stadium was super fun.

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bridget + cory part II: twin cities wedding photography

whew. it’s been awhile since my last post. between a few sessions, editing, potty training, and getting sick this has been a crazy two weeks. so i have lots to share… first, a few more photos from bridget and cory’s wedding from last month. this saturday i’ll be second shooting with carissa for dana and […]

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bridget + cory: married

Whelp. I did it. I photographed my first wedding! This was my first baby step to test out the waters of the wedding photography world. My friend Carissa was in her brother’s wedding this past weekend, so I stepped in to help document the day. She guided me along and I was thankful to have […]

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Enlighten goPRO Workshop {Part III: the butt kicking}


After spending day and night upgrading the website, I’m back to blog again one last time about my workshop last month. Has it really been almost an entire month since I jetted off the southern California?  I’d like to go back now that I’m looking at a white-out and around a foot of snow on […]

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