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Protected: Elle & Jack’s Wedding Gallery

June 19, 2024

Writing personal vows is one of the most intimate and heartfelt parts of your wedding ceremony. It’s an opportunity to express your love, commitment, and unique journey as a couple. However, the task can feel daunting. Here’s a step-by-step guide to help you write vows that truly reflect your relationship and the promises you want […]

How to Write Personal Vows: A Guide to Crafting Meaningful Promises

June 19, 2024

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Protected: Lindsay and Mike’s Wedding Gallery

June 18, 2024

Your wedding day is filled with countless moments of joy, laughter, and love, but it can also be a whirlwind of activity and emotion. After the ceremony, it’s easy to get swept away in the excitement and move quickly from one scheduled event to the next. However, taking a few moments to escape with your […]

The Perfect Post-Ceremony Escape: Taking a Moment to Savor Your Special Day

June 17, 2024

There’s something magical about capturing love in a place where art and history intertwine. For Sara and Dom, the Dayton Art Institute provided the perfect backdrop for their engagement session—a blend of timeless elegance and modern romance that mirrored their unique story. The Setting: Dayton Art Institute Nestled in the heart of Dayton, Ohio, the […]

A Picture-Perfect Engagement: Sara & Dom at the Dayton Art Institute

June 17, 2024

Your wedding day is one of the most important days of your life, and capturing those precious moments through photography is essential. The right photographer can transform your memories into beautiful, lasting images. In this ultimate guide to wedding photography, we’ll help you choose the right photographer, highlight must-have shots, and share tips for capturing […]

The Ultimate Guide to Wedding Photography: Capturing Your Perfect Day

June 16, 2024

Choosing the perfect wedding venue is one of the most significant decisions you’ll make during your wedding planning journey. The venue sets the tone for your entire day and influences many other aspects of your celebration, from the number of guests to the style of your decorations. To help you find your dream location, we’ve […]

How to Choose the Perfect Wedding Venue: Tips and Considerations

June 14, 2024

Weddings are filled with memorable moments, from the first look to the exchange of rings, but one of the most intimate and heartfelt parts of any wedding ceremony is the exchange of vows. While many couples choose to share their vows in front of family and friends, there’s an increasingly popular trend of couples opting […]

The Beauty of Private Vows: Why They’re a Great Idea for Your Wedding Day

June 13, 2024

Planning a wedding is an exciting journey that requires careful organization and attention to detail. Creating a comprehensive timeline helps ensure that everything runs smoothly, from the moment you get engaged to the day you say “I do.” Here’s a step-by-step guide to help you navigate the wedding planning process with ease. As a Columbus, […]

Create a Comprehensive Timeline for Wedding Planning: From Engagement to the Big Day

June 13, 2024

As a Columbus, Ohio wedding photographer I have seen a lot of gorgeous bridesmaids dresses… But I have also seen some unflattering ones. Choosing bridesmaid dresses can be one of the most enjoyable aspects of wedding planning. However, it can also be a challenge to find dresses that complement your wedding vision while ensuring that […]

Choosing the Best and Most Flattering Dresses for Your Bridesmaids

June 12, 2024