bedtime with the haley’s // ann arbor, michigan family photography

bedtime with the haley’s // ann arbor, michigan family photography

the last time i photographed this family, oliver wasn’t talking , so to walk in the door and be greeted as Miss Britt and with full understandable sentences was basically the coolest thing ever.  i was really excited that nicole wanted to document bedtime in their house because it feels like such a vulnerable time […]

hello hamill’s // intimate outdoor wedding marin county, california

hello hamill’s // intimate outdoor wedding marin county, california

it feels like a hundred lifetimes ago that i met this beautiful woman, but maybe that’s because it kinda was in a sense or two. our friendship began well before our parents subjected us to a life with braces. we lived in the cutest little town in northern california and took the public bus to […]

melissa + ken // a warm + elegant wedding at detroit’s colony club

melissa + ken // a warm + elegant wedding at detroit’s colony club

this is going to be a wedding that remains with me for the rest of my life because of the way it’s left me feeling ever since. two of the kindest, most gentle natured human beings somehow found each other, and then they found me, and damn it that is the coolest. i now have […]

keenan + elizabeth // a love filled wedding in lake geneva, wi

keenan + elizabeth // a love filled wedding in lake geneva, wi

about 76 weeks ago according to the internet, a nurse midwife started following my pregnancy journey on instagram, and she told her best friend to do the same. fast forward to said friend getting engaged. i’ll never forget the ridiculously hilarious photo that she posted about it that i happened to see, and let’s just […]

andrew + bobby // an ann arbor wedding at misty farms

andrew + bobby // an ann arbor wedding at misty farms

what you’re going to find here as you scroll is an abundance of love between two people, and some of the wonderful people they share their lives with.  you’re going to find goosebumps on your arms as you watch affection pour out of the embraces you’ll see. you’ll find here a father who not only […]

ryan + jenn // packard proving grounds wedding

ryan + jenn // packard proving grounds wedding

so begins another dreamy wedding season, and it’s ryan + jenn’s classic and elegant wedding that they hosted at the seriously beautiful packard proving grounds that’s kicking it off. this wedding was filled to the brim with goodness… everything from first looks (yeah, multiple!) to vintage cars, faygo products being in the spotlight, to a […]

maggie + aaron // a romantic wedding on the north shores of oahu, hawaii

maggie + aaron // a romantic wedding on the north shores of oahu, hawaii

…welcome + aloha! whatever brought you here, you should know that what you’re not going to find here are typical destination wedding photos, because this destination happened to be home… maggie + aaron traveled to the native place of her family, and it was here with their closest friends + family that they began the next tale […]

sweet baby luna // a home birth story

sweet baby luna // a home birth story

anastasia + asi, along with their two beautiful children, brought sweet luna baby into the world from the comfort of their own home. upon entering this sacred space, there was chatter about arrival time, weight, how much hair she’d have, hot water was boiling on the stove, and a peaceful mama who was covered in that […]

ivy grace // full moon birth story

ivy grace // full moon birth story

february 11, 2017 @ 3:20am 7lbs 2oz – 20.5″ somehow the universe deemed me worthy to bear witness to and document the strength + bravery of audrey and drew, as they brought their sweet ivy into the world under the light of the most beautiful full moon. WELCOME TO THE WORLD IVY GRACE!