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RECENT weddings & engagements

Engagements

Melissa + Steve

Melissa + Steve talked to me just a few weeks ago about waiting for some gorgeous snow to hit for their winter engagement session at Kensington Metropark Since these two are planning a winter wedding at the Henry Ford Museum, we figured that we would just wait until Michigan showed up and gave us some […]

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Alice + Moss

We grabbed the latest of the fall vibes in November and that sun was everything, and it worked out perfectly with their gorgeous natural color palette.  Congratulations, Alice + Moss!

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Weddings

David + Andreea

The blend of David’s Chinese heritage and Andreea’s Romanian culture created a beautiful day rich in moments and memories.

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Michael + Jillian

Midland is a special place for Mike and Jill, so a reception at the H Hotel was the most fitting spot to celebrate tying the knot. It won’t take long scrolling through Mike and Jill’s wedding day to see that these two adore one another and laugh A LOT. Their joy is absolutely contagious and […]

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Engagements

Alex + Sean

With just months away from their wedding, we grabbed the last of fall goodness and met up to capture the two of them just the way they are. And it was good.

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Weddings

Timmy + Taylor

The Guadian Building Wedding Timmy and Taylor met at Michigan State, and the two didn’t take long to realize they were ideal for each other.  The morning festivities began at the Detroit Mariott on the water overlooking views of the city and the Detroit River.  The sun was shining, and the city was at its […]

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Jackie + Taylor

Jackie and Taylor chose a late summer engagement session.  We watched the radar as a storm was blowing in, but clearly we are a bunch of risktakers–and everyone’s hair looked amazing. Even mine, and that was a small mirable. But truly, we spent an hour just enjoying getting to know each other, and I loved […]

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Michael + Kristin

Beautiful moments, incredibly elegant florals, and completely unforgettable.

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Drake + Chelsie

The Inn at St. John’s has become one of Detroit’s dream venues, and it certainly was that for Cheslie and Drake.  We met in January of 2020 to make their engagement session.  It was a mild winter day with snow and some rain…and while I was a little anxious about the weather, their photos blew […]

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Steve + Stephanie

It might not have looked exactly the way Steve and Stephanie imagined their wedding and celebration to look, but it sure ended up being quite the fabulous multi-year celebration.  These two were married in the summer of 2020, and since they had known each other a long while, the thought of waiting to call each […]

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Henry + Esther

Henry and Esther’s Sutton Barn Wedding effortlessly showcased Michigan in the fall.   Add in a beautiful couple getting married outdoors with all of the morning sunshine, moody golden-hour rays, and a vast night sky, and it made an ideal setting for a fall wedding.  It’s Pure Michigan magic from start to finish. I first noticed […]

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Spencer + Emma

Some of the best photos ever are completely candid and this wedding gave me plenty of opportunity to capture lovely moments.

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BEHIND THE LENS

ABOUT Michele

Mom, Wife, Photographer, Volunteer, Joy Seeker, Faith Driven, Compassionate, Artistic, Creative and Grateful.

Michele is an expert in the industry with over a decade of experience. Spending most of her time raising her kids, volunteering at church, entertaining friends, taking care of her family. As a photographer the client experience is her biggest priority. Ultimately wanting to be a part of your day, not only your photographer but a trusted friend. 

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For those that want to feel the way you felt on your wedding day, let's do this.  

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