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The Musayev Cottage Est. 2018 It has been such a whirlwind of events around the Musayev household this year. We added a new fur member to our family, Fly. We have moved three times. Yes, we seriously moved three times and changed states! It was the busiest wedding season with 37 local and destination weddings. […]

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Behind The Lens

We Bought A House!

Posing 101: The Markle Effect

Posing 101 From Portraits To Weddings The Markle Effect The royal wedding was one of the most iconic events for 2018. And Meghan Markle was truly a vision wearing a classic Givenchy gown designed by Claire Waight Keller. Sparkles and wedding glam aside, one of my favorite inspired poses from Harry and Meghan’s engagement session is […]

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Photographers

Kaylee & Robb

Wedding at The Columbus Zoo & Aquarium Africa Event Center “Hey uncle sam put your name at the top of his list And the Statue of Liberty started shakin’ her fist And the eagle will fly it’s gonna be hell When you hear mother freedom start ringin’ her bell And it feels like the whole […]

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Weddings

Countryside Engagement Session Delaware, Ohio When it came time to pick a location for Christine’s engagement session, she knew exactly where she wanted it to be. Their home in the countryside of Delaware, Ohio. And she was 100% right! Their property was gorgeous! A huge mature willow tree, whitewashed barn, and surrounding countryside greenery was […]

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Engagements

Christine & Mick

Lindsey and Kyle

Anniversary At Homestead Metro Park Hilliard, Ohio When it came time for Lindsey and Kyle’s anniversary session, I was beyond excited! I LOVE staying in touch with my couples past their wedding day. My couples truly become part of an amazing family and I cherish the friendship we develop! It is so much fun to […]

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Engagements

Posing 101: Let’s Go To Prom

Posing 101 From Portraits To Weddings Let’s Go To Prom Everyone knows that classic prom pose! It’s not as bad as you think and there are some really cute variations you can do with this traditional pose! A twist on the original is instead of him wrapping both hands around her waist (I always think […]

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Photographers

The Columbus Zoo African Event Center Powell, Ohio I have had so much fun getting to know Katlyn and Matt over this past year. From their engagement session, beach photos in Hilton Head, SC, to discuss their wedding plans, I was SO excited to capture their wedding day. Matt and Katlyn are the sweetest couple and […]

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Weddings

Katlyn and Matt

9 Topics to Discuss Before Saying “I Do”!

Tips For A Successful Marriage My grandmother, Catherine, was born in Ireland and raised in Scotland. She was barely five feet and had a thick Scottish burr. Her sense of humor was dry, and she often conveyed a great deal of wisdom in a one line delivery or a short poem. I remember my older sister […]

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Brides

Seneca and Jimmy

Nationwide Hotel & Conference Center Lewis Center, Ohio The entire room was gazing up at the bride and groom as they shared their vows. Not a single eye was dry in the room. The most intimate and profound words were spoken. Word of love, words of promise, words of commitment. I struggled to capture this […]

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Weddings

Jorgensen Farms Historic Barn New Albany, Ohio His back was turned towards the crowd. His hands were crossed as he nervously awaited what was to happen next. The pastor said, “all rise.” Everyone stood up. The smell of wildflowers and sweet hydrangeas filled the air. Everyone was silent except for the orchestra’s music playing in […]

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Weddings

Kelley & Keaton

Posing 101: Side By Side

Posing 101 From Portraits To Weddings Side By Side Hi, Friends! I’m so glad you are here for week 3 of my six blog post series, Posing 101! I can’t wait to share with you this pose which I call, Side By Side. I love this pose for when my couples are warmed up and […]

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Photographers

Ally & Micah

Fall Wedding At Strongwater Columbus Columbus, Ohio You know when the bride brings champagne and confetti poppers to her bridal portraits it is going to be a fun wedding. Ally and Micah’s wedding was not only a celebration but also one of the most relaxing weddings I’ve attended! Ally was such a sweet bride. She […]

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Weddings

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