Allyson and I graduated high school together but weren’t really aware of each other.  A few years later, Andrew was finishing his bachelor’s degree at U Of M and Allyson came to stay with friends. She was checking out the school to start her masters. Those friends happened to be Andrew’s neighbors and they instantly […]

Allyson and Andrew


Snow-flakes Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Out of the bosom of the Air,       Out of the cloud-folds of her garments shaken, Over the woodlands brown and bare,       Over the harvest-fields forsaken,             Silent, and soft, and slow             Descends the snow. Even as our cloudy fancies take       Suddenly shape in some divine expression, Even as the troubled heart doth […]

Garret and Sarah


In just a few short weeks, Danielle and Jesse will be getting married.   Their story is one of my favorite stories.  Ever. Danielle’s story:  Danielle was born in Reese Michigan. It’s a tiny town on the verge of the thumb in Michigan.  She wasn’t just a sweet little girl, but she was also very […]

Danielle and Jesse: Ann Arbor Engagement Session


CJ and Tim call Florida home.  There, they dedicate their lives to loving and helping others.  Tim is a police officer, and CJ is finishing her nursing degree. They look forward to spending their lives committed to each other and those that they serve. But thankfully, they have family here, and CJ imagined her engagement photos not in […]

CJ and Tim’s Ann Arbor engagement session


When Mia and I first chatted, she mentioned flowers. She wanted beautiful flowers and lovely gardens.  So, I thought back to a wedding in February at the Matthaei Botanical Gardens (details on how to get to this amazing place can be found here)…and we decided that it would be the perfect location for Mia’s senior […]

Mia: Class of 2014 | Trenton, Michigan Photographer