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Life takes you to some crazy places. I first visited Vienna when I was backpacking Europe in 2013. I never thought I would be back to Austria but almost 7 years later, my wedding work brought me back! Elizabeth and Gabe invited me to Gaming to capture their snowy European wedding and I thought it […]

January 27, 2020

Austrian Winter Vacation | European Christmas Markets | Budapest Travel Photography

Elizabeth and Gabe both attended this small college in Austria… during separate years! Their college in Ohio has a sister-school program with this small campus in Gaming and every year, many of the American students go and study abroad in this charming little European town. These two decided to host a destination wedding in a […]

January 7, 2020

Austrian Winter Wedding | Kartause Charterhouse Wedding | Elizabeth and Gabe

Last week, I did something sort of insane. I went to Italy for a week in the middle of wedding season… completely alone. I know, crazy. In fact, I turned down THREE weddings in order to take this trip. For weeks beforehand, I debated whether or not to even go. Truth be told, I was exhausted before leaving for Florence. I run 2 independent businesses, have 19 weddings booked in 2017 and 20 already booked for 2018. After debating staying in bed for a full week instead, I grabbed my passport and decided to head for Europe. 

October 12, 2017

Italy Film Photography | Destination Wedding Photographer | Florence, Amalfi, Positano, Sorrento, Ravello, Cinque Terre, Siena and San Gimignano

I met this couple right here a few months ago. I was assisting on a shoot and it turned out that they were going to be in France at the exact same time I was! What are the odds! Shane and Julie are wonderful hearts with smiles that won’t quit. They share a home together with their sweet puppy dog Taco and have a life of adventure and entrepreneurship. Julie runs Sand Piper and Co and is involved in all kinds of darling wedding projects.

September 19, 2017

France Destination Wedding | Provence French Wedding | Destination Wedding Photographer