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Ranch Wedding With Donkey & Horses

Who doesn’t love a simple ranch wedding with an adorable donkey and beautiful horses?! Montana and Wyoming are filled with acres upon acres of ranch land, horses and mountain views, and while I’d love to photograph an elopement there, it was a nice surprise to find this hidden gem right here in Richmond, Minnesota!! El...

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    Linden Hill Estate Wedding | Little Falls, MN

    Linden Hill Historic Estate in Little Falls, MN is known to be one of Minnesota’s most elegant wedding and retreat destinations. And for good reason! It offers a charming history, 9 acres of manicured riverside property, convenient central Minnesota location, and a comfortable, romantic vibe from the moment you pull in the driveway. You could...

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    • Sharon Deters

      These captures are just incredible ReplyCancel

    Countryside Minnesota Elopement w/ Tree Planting Ceremony

    You’re the kind of couple who enjoys the simple life, meaningful connections, a cold beer in your hand, and the peace and serenity only nature can provide. A countryside elopement or vow renewal here in Minnesota could be the perfect way to celebrate your love! Slow down for a moment, then run free across the...

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      How To Create a Lasting Marriage

      Getting married may come easy to some, but staying married…that’s a whole other realm of commitment. I spent a couple evenings with Jerry and Linda when I rented their guest house on Airbnb and they have agreed to share their story with us and give advice on how to create a lasting marriage. “Our first...

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      • Vicki neutzler

        These two are the real deal!  Lovely couple and great story! ReplyCancel

      Small Wedding and Elopement Ideas in Minnesota

      So you’re starting to like the idea of a small wedding!! Or maybe you’re being forced against your will due to the forbidden “c word” (Coronavirus). Well my friend, I’m here to tell you…the Lord works in mysterious ways and you may not know it yet, but a small wedding might just be your dream...

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      A Smoky Mountain Elopement | Gatlinburg, Tennessee

      It doesn’t get much sweeter than a Smoky Mountain Elopement in Gatlinburg, Tennessee!! Jason and Kristine road-tripped from Minnesota to Tennessee to start their married life on a fun adventure. Lucky for me, they invited my daughter Halle and I along to capture their love and adventure over Memorial weekend. It was such an incredible...

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        How To Plan For Your 2020 Wedding

        You might be wondering if it’s still possible to get married this year. With the Coronovirus filling the world with anxiety, uncertainty and even restrictions limiting the number of people allowed at gatherings, this is a legitimate fear for couples planning a 2020 wedding. But the answer is YES!! You can still get married, but...

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        • April

          This is such a wonderful resource for uncertain couples! I love how you’ve broken everything down. ReplyCancel

        • Natalie

          Such great advice in here! In these uncertain times, it’s so helpful to have backup options in mind and so nicely laid out! I think more than ever, it’s important to focus on what really matters when it comes to weddings — the bride and groom coming together!ReplyCancel

        • Shiloh

          I can’t even imagine how many couples are being affected by this pandemic, but I’m thankful there are photographers like you out there providing couples some reassurance for preserving their wedding day and still making it as special as possible! 🙂 ReplyCancel

        • This is so helpful for those faced with the current covid situation! We’re biased towards eloping anyway but having the party later is the best of both worlds for sure 😀ReplyCancel

        • Kristen

          Definitely a great article for this time! It is definitely helpful for those still hoping to get married this year.ReplyCancel

        • Ali Rae

          This is year of elopements and I love it! Your couples must really appreciate you laying the options out for them given everything going on. This is such a good resource, thanks for sharing and putting so much thought into this. ReplyCancel

        • Caroline

          Great advice in these weird times. I love the idea of eloping now and partying later 🙂 ReplyCancel

        • Love the elopement photos so much. What a great resource for planning couples!ReplyCancel

        • Such an amazing resource!ReplyCancel

        • Great writeup. Love the way you described these images. Lovely processing of images too.ReplyCancel

        • It was so exciting to see all the great pictures. I can’t wait to get home and see the rest of them. Thank you so much for capturing our day in such a beautiful way. We really appreciate it!ReplyCancel

        A Desert Engagement Session In The Superstition Mountains of Arizona

        When you live in Minnesota, but your heart is in Arizona, a destination engagement session in the desert makes the perfect adventure photoshoot!! Josh and Sam chose Arizona to capture this special time in their lives, because it is home to Josh’s parents and the State they wish to live in someday. They love the...

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        • Barb

          Absolutely stunning!!!!ReplyCancel

        • Barb

          Fantastic work!!!! ReplyCancel

        • Randi

          I am obsessed with your use of landscapes in your images. ReplyCancel

        • Jenna

          Wow this made me fall in love with the desert! I live in Maine so this is totally different! I feel like I have to get out West and get some photos done with some desert for sure! ReplyCancel

        • Caroline

          Beautiful! This looks like such a magical place for a shoot. I love that you included so much  of the nature 🙂 ReplyCancel

        • Awh!!! I LOVE these! So fun yet beautiful at the same time! Love how the kids were still able to get in some shots although the focus was on the beautiful parents. ReplyCancel

          • Thank you! I love when parents let the join in the fun, but still make it more of a date for the two of them:)ReplyCancel

        • Halie West

          Wow these are just beautiful. What an incredible place to hold so much meaning for these two!ReplyCancel

        • I love the ones towards the end where the golden light is on the mountains! Great work! ReplyCancel

        • beautiful tones in the images, what a cool place to have an engagement shootReplyCancel

        • Lauren

          Wow, these are absolutely GORGEOUS! I love the desert landscape and how stunning that green is!ReplyCancel

        • Beautiful! I love all the vibes of this desert engagement session! ReplyCancel

        • Krystal Shuhyta

          Oh my goodness! <3 Her skirts against the green’s ! I love the red one! Seriously, I’m a mountain gal, but that looks like such an amazing place to shoot!! ReplyCancel

        • Total dream to go here! Love these photos <3ReplyCancel

        Bayfield Winter Adventures

        Short days, long nights and bitter cold temps can make winter feel endless, so our Bayfield Winter Adventures came at the perfect time!! Nothing warms the heart more than a campfire with s’mores and hot chocolate, and nothing fuels the soul more than an outdoor adventure like dog sledding. Seagull Bay Motel hosted a winter...

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        A Charleston Wedding | Historic Rice Mill

        Today’s blog features a festive Charleston Wedding hosted at The Historic Rice Mill wedding venue… I had the privilege of second shooting for the talented wedding photographer, Madison Perry of Charleston, this December. I’m a professional Minnesota wedding photographer with a passion for Destination weddings so it’s nice to fill in the off-season (December-April) with...

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