Category: Weddings

Cody & Mackenzie’s St. Paul Wedding at Flat Earth Brewing

Cody & Mackenzie's St. Paul Wedding at Flat Earth Brewing
Cody and Mackenzie were married in September at one of St. Paul's hidden gems.  Flat Earth is in the old Hamms Brewery site. The historic brick buildings used to house one of the biggest brewery operations in the nation.  Now the modern tap room and outdoor patio are a perfect place for an intimate ceremony and reception.  In the fall afternoon, the sun comes right[...]

Brittany and Sean’s Wedding At Chanhassen Dinner Theatre

Brittany and Sean's Wedding At Chanhassen Dinner Theatre
Brittany and Sean had their wedding at Chanhassen Dinner Theatre, with a beautiful outdoor ceremony at Bluff Creek Golf Course.   I couldn't help but get misty eyed as they said their vows in the grassy clearing surrounded by the trees.  Nine years before Brittany and Sean got married he took her to homecoming, and fell in love when they danced.  In his vows he promis[...]

Alyssa + Dustin’s Wedding St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church

Alyssa + Dustin's Wedding St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church
Alyssa and Dustin's wedding was full of so much laughter and love.  All of their family and friends had so many smiles and hugs to give them on their wedding day.  I felt like we were surrounded by light and joy through the entire experience.  Their wedding Mass was beautiful, and even the 100 degree weather didn't stop the wedding party from celebrating afterwards.  [...]

Ann and Drew’s Scottish Wedding in Minnetonka

Ann and Drew's Scottish Wedding in Minnetonka
I met Ann and Drew at Matt and Cindy's wedding a few years ago.  I sat at their table during the wedding reception and had a really fun dinner sitting with them in between jumping up and down to photograph people clinking their glasses for Matt and Cindy. I was so honored when Ann called me and asked me to shoot their wedding this year.  The weather was perfect for[...]

Ta + Paul | Rubies & Rust Barn Wedding Belle Plaine

Ta + Paul | Rubies & Rust Barn Wedding Belle Plaine
{ Ta + Paul | Rubies & Rust Barn Wedding Belle Plaine } Ta & Paul's wedding at Rubies and Rust in Belle Plaine was awesome!  There were a few adjustments to the day, (like breaks to stay hydrated and pulling the ceremony inside the barn due to the crazy high winds) but these two are so easy going and positive, and the wedding barn is such an accommodating ven[...]

Ann + Bob | Minnehaha Parkway Anniversary Portraits

Ann + Bob | Minnehaha Parkway Anniversary Portraits
  {Ann + Bob | Minnehaha Parkway Anniversary Portraits} One sunny Saturday morning I met Ann and Bob at St. James on the Parkway.  The little church is a few blocks away from Lake Nokomis and Hiawatha.  Thirty years ago in that little church Ann and Bob started their journey together as a married couple, and it was only fitting to visit this place once again to[...]

Laura and Robert’s Dakota Lodge Wedding

Laura and Robert's Dakota Lodge Wedding
Laura and Robert's love for all things winter required that they get married in the snow.  The Dakota Lodge was the perfect place for them to say their vows and celebrate their marriage.  The wedding preparations, ceremony, pictures and reception all flowed smoothly at this big beautiful venue.  It's unique architecture makes you feel like you're at a mountain lodge, [...]

Amber and Colton’s Mount Olivette Church Wedding

Amber and Colton's Mount Olivette Church Wedding
{Chanhassen, MN Wedding Photographer} Amber and Colton were married on a gorgeous October day surrounded by their family, friends and Minnesota's amazing fall colors.  The day started with getting ready at Colton's parents' home.  They pledged their love to each other with the sky, trees and lake outside of Mt Olivet's amazing full length windows.  Their reception in[...]

Chaska Outdoor Engagement Photographer | Ashley + Kaleb

Chaska Outdoor Engagement Photographer | Ashley + Kaleb
{Chaska Outdoor Engagement Photographer | Ashley + Kaleb} Ashley, Kaleb, you did it!  You're engaged.  Congratulations you two!   Oh my gosh, time flies out the window!  First there were senior portraits for you and each of your siblings, and then your sister's wedding.   I remember our first shoot with you and Kaleb when you were dating.   I thought "darn these two [...]