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A Perfectly Rainy Wedding at Westgate Academy

A Beautiful Centennial Barn Engagement Session

A Southern Indiana Sunset Mini Session

A Charming Riverside Engagement Session

A Lincoln State Park Engagement Session

A Classic Winter Wedding in Rockport

December 21, 2018

Behind the Scenes 2018

Adventures, engagement, Wedding

What it takes to make the magic

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Our favorite annual blog post is HERE!!  We have loved spending 2018 with SO many incredible people!  And looking back through these photos of us ‘in action’ makes my heart swell with JOY!  It’s been a great year of many weddings, sessions, and adventures.  And we can’t help but giggle at ourselves & just how silly we are willing to look to grab ‘that perfect shot’. HA!

Who would’ve thought Bret’s dream job would include soooo much sparkle?! The king of detail shots and the master of layflats.


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Brandie is the people person, the dress fluffer, hair fixer, the one coming up with allll the poses and loving on our clients. She’s ALWAYS got your back! #perfectionist


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Bret is ALWAYS working it behind the camera.  Lighting, composition, background…he’s a pure genius!!BTS 2018 | 0019.jpg
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Let’s play a game…Where’s Bret?? (and then watch him hide for the pic…Way to blend in for the shot! LOL)
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Anddd of course, sweet Carson is always there to snuggle & help Bret edit every session!

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Whew!  Mother Nature isn’t always super cooperative…But, between the rainy weddings, bugs galore AND those freezing temps…we stillll had the time of our life!


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Working the crowd aka posing the bridal party…’Snuggle, snuggle, y’all!’BTS 2018 | 0032.jpg
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Photos with your furry BFF??? YES PLEASE.  BTS 2018 | 0035.jpg
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Flower queen, veil holder & your biggest cheerleader.BTS 2018 | 0039.jpg
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The many faces of the required ‘test shots’ haha!!
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Cheers to an AMAZING 2018!

 

Wanna see last years?? Check it out here!

 

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Our Signature Bright, Clean, Timeless Editing Style

A Snuggly Yellow Creek Park Engagement Session

A Dreamy Sunset Session in The Arizona Desert

A Historic Riverside Engagement Session

YOU will LOVE THESE

IF YOU LIKE THIS

Our Signature Bright, Clean, Timeless Editing Style

A Snuggly Yellow Creek Park Engagement Session

A Dreamy Sunset Session in The Arizona Desert

A Historic Riverside Engagement Session