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Heather + Shawn: Holcomb Gardens//Indianapolis,IN

Ok, right off the bat I loved these two when we had our face-to-face meeting. They are hilarious, and they were so bubbly and friendly. I knew that I was going to get some great shots when it came time to the engagement session.

Well if you have been reading along you saw that I tried out Holcomb Gardens in April and it was freezing!!! I tried it again and let me tell you, it’s way better in the summer time. The trees were green, the sunlight was still there past 4pm.

They were honestly cracking me up and it was my job to make them laugh! Needless to say, I had a lot of fun with them and I can’t wait to shoot their wedding in September.


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Addy + Levi: Jordan Hall Greenhouse//Bloomington, IN

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Lauren + Walker: Coxhall Gardens//Carmel,IN

Lauren & Walker traveled quite a way to get their engagement photos done. They live in Louisville and came all the way up to Carmel for some beautiful photos at Coxhall Gardens. They started off kind of timid in front of the camera, but by the end of the hour I had them fully running in the open grass and basically tackling one another.

They were very sweet with one another and I could really see the love they had for each other through their photos.


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Masey + Austin: Holcomb Gardens//Indianapolis,IN

Mother Nature decided to be funny this year and decided not to have spring this year. Masey + Austin were troopers though. It may be spring, but it sure felt like winter on this fine April Saturday.

Usually with my clients I like to give them the option to pick their engagement location, but most trust my judgement and let me select the location. I have wanted to shoot at Holcomb Gardens on Butler University’s campus for quite some time. I had seen other Indy photographers go there, so I thought why not take a stab at it.

It is gorgeous, even in the winter/spring! We did a lot of action prompts to keep them moving and to keep them cold. I really love when a couple shows off their true self in a session. My favorite images are the ones where you forget the camera is actually there and I get a glimpse of your relationship.

Scroll through and check out for yourself!


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Cassie Beach Portraits: Clearwater Beach//Clearwater, FL

So of course when I was packing for vacation I made sure to place my camera in the bag. I feel like every time I go on a trip now a days I make sure to have my little sidekick in hand. I knew that coming to Florida would have advantages, not just for the amazing suntan I obtained, but for that golden hour on the beach!!! If you don't know what the golden hour is, it's like the best time ever to take photos for photographers. It's that last glimpse of the sun before it sets for the evening. Seeming that it was ONLY 55 degrees when we shot these, my sister was a trooper for letting me drag her into the ocean. We shot on the exact same beach two years ago for her senior photos and omg what a transformation. This just puts it in perspective to not give up on yourself and to keep striving to do better. To say we killed it on this photo shoot is an understatement. Talk about a glow up!!

EQUIPMENT: Canon 6D, Sigma Art 35mm, Rooke & Rover Crew: Hauxley presets

 


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So as you can see from above we have approved in not only my photography skills, but her modeling skills as well. 


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