Engagement

I'm a big fan of photo journalistic style engagement sessions... no rules and freedom to be yourselves! A time to have fun and get used to being in front of the camera. One of my favorite aspects to e-session photos is location choices. From museums and football stadiums to urban parks and wide open spaces in the country... always unique. always personal. Where is or was your engagement session?...Read more
Enjoy the thoughtful reflections of our darling bride Janelle as she shares how the movie " UP " inspired their love story and how a thoughtful photographer helped with their inspiration! DJ & Janelle Where: Father Hennepin Bluffs Park, Minneapolis Photographer: Melissa of La de da Photography. via Janelle We had had a rough day, the wedding was getting close and there was still a ton of...Read more
A true Hawaiian treat today! Boram and David had their engagement session photos taken at sunrise... on lovely Lanikai Beach on the island of Oahu in Hawaii. *ahh* Enjoy! As described by Boram ... When David came to visit while I was in Hawaii on a 6 week rotation for pharmacy school, we decided to get our engagement photos done as well. I spent hours researching photographers in Hawaii and...Read more
Remember Julie... she was the winner of our " Start to Finish " giveaway this Spring. Julie and Scott are now nearing their September winery-themed wedding and I'm delighted to be able to share their engagement photos with you! These darling shots were taken in downtown Jackson, Mississippi and also just north of the capital city at a park by the Ross Barnett Reservoir by photographer, Christi...Read more
I'm loving the engagement session {s} of this Twin Cities' couple... Anna & Paul Taking us to the city... to the country... and back to the city again! Sweet. Steamy. A couple comfortable anywhere~ whether in their city hats or their cowboy hats. from Anna Minneapolis I wanted to go downtown Minneapolis for a city feel. Sarah suggested the Nicollet Mall area and also by 1st Ave. Photographer...Read more
Oh. my. goodness. I am in love with Sami and Katherine's photos! This unique session was shot by the talented Emily Porter of Emily Porter Photography and has to be one of my all time favorites. The venue: Hirshhorn Museum in Washington DC . Fun. Artsy. And, the emotion explodes just as much as the color. An art museum... how creative is that!!! Enjoy! So fun! Go check out Emily's blog and...Read more
Remember Lauren and Peter and their rose-themed wedding we shared here ... Well, I couldn't resist sharing their adorable rose-themed engagement session as well. Jen Culotta of Jen Culotta Photography is the photog behind all this sweetness! Enjoy!Read more
Talk about photogenic... ahem, right here! These photos are so gorgeous! And, this engagement session locale is quite special to this adorable couple too. In fact, it is the park where Johnathon proposed to Lisa! Sweet. Sentimental. Fun. In Lisa's words... "I never knew getting your photo taken could be so much fun! Huge credit goes to our photographers, the amazing husband and wife team Brian...Read more
Wanda June Koch from Wanda Koch Photography is the world-traveling freelance photographer behind the sweetness and southern charm that graces these engagement photos! This North Carolina couple is simply adorable and I just love the locale for most of these shots... the historic Duke Mansion in Charlotte! The marble floor, the gorgeous grounds... there's something so relevant about stepping back...Read more
Today's e-session comes to us by the fabuloso and incredibly energetic husband and wife team of Cathy and David Photography . The first part of the session involves Summer and Ryan's love of all things Indiana U... the stadium of their alma mater makes a great session locale for this sports-loving couple! But the session doesn't end there... as nighttime befalls, urban details and ambient...Read more