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Wedding Flower Power by Vincent Blooming

Nothing brings a wedding day to life like stunning local flowers put together by a local florist. They bring our senses to life with their fresh scent and eye-catching colors. So, when I picture a wedding I imagine the bride walking down the aisle with a bunch of flowers in her hand created by Indianapolis […]

How to Prep for Flawless Engagement Photos

As a photographer, I love taking engagement pictures. It’s an exciting time when a couple is still giddy over their new relationship status, but the stress of the big wedding is still far away. But here’s the thing: most couples I shoot with aren’t models. This means they’re sometimes nervous or unsure of how to […]

Disco Fever Bride Editorial

It’s a tale as old as time: You find your dream wedding dress only to look at the price tag and think, “All that for something I’m only gonna wear once?” Not always the most exciting feeling. So many of my bridal clients talk about the pain of this exact situation that finally one day […]

Maternity Photos with some Spice!

There is no one size fits all “look” to maternity photos. You may picture maternity photos as holding your belly in a field with a crown of daisies on your head. While that suits some people perfectly, it may not fit you — and that’s okay. But I think we’re beyond using the same few […]

Make Your Rainy Wedding Day Shine

I meet so many people who have been planning their wedding day since they were young. They always pictured their perfect white dress, the perfect location, and, of course, the perfect cloudless day to say I do. Unfortunately, you can’t plan the weather for your big day. Sometimes, it just rains. That’s what happened to […]

Old Hollywood New Year’s Eve Wedding

New Year’s Eve is a time for new beginnings, new goals, and for Kellie and Jordan, a brand new stage of life. There is something so special about getting all dolled up with your family and friends on one of the best holidays of the year to celebrate the love between two people. If you […]

Tips for a Dreamy Destination Elopement

An intimate elopement on the island of Oahu in Hawaii in Kualoa Regional Park. How to have an intimate elopement in Hawaii. Destination elopement.

Kelsey & Mikey’s Garden farm styled shoot

Indianapolis Wedding Photographer JustJess photography

Kelsey TheGoodrichWife and Mikey’s garden farm styled couple shoot in Indianapolis

Creative Portraits | Creative Class Detroit

Creative portraits taken in detroit during the creative class. Indianapolis photographer