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Bride and groom wrapping their arms around each other as they pose in front of a stream during their wedding shoot with Green Holly Photography at their Royal Park Hotel wedding

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Bask in the beauty that is Ashley and Anthony’s Royal Park Hotel wedding. The elegant Royal Park Hotel is in Rochester, Michigan, surrounded by wooded trails and the relaxing Paint Creek River. Ashley and Anthony began their day here in two of the hotel’s lovely wedding suites. For their first look and wedding portraits we […]

Royal Park Hotel Wedding | Ashley + Anthony

Weddings

Top Wedding Photography Myths

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Informational

As a newly engaged couple you’ve come across a mass of information on wedding blogs, in magazines, and advice via friends and family. Some of that information is undoubtedly perpetuating several common wedding photo myths. I’m here to dispel some of these common wedding photo myths for you in hopes of enhancing your wedding photography experience. […]

Top 9 Wedding Photo Myths

Choosing a Wedding Photographer

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Choosing a wedding photographer can be a daunting task! There are literally hundreds to choose from. Weeding through the various styles, prices, referrals from your friends and family, all create an abundance of stress and fatigue. After awhile everything blends together and choosing just one photographer is like trying to eat just one cookie. Not […]

Choosing a Wedding Photographer

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Wedding Second Photographers

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Do I Need A Wedding Second Photographer? Beginning your search for wedding photography has probably brought up the question, “Do I need a second photographer at my wedding?” I’m going to begin this post with the disclaimer that these are my personal opinions on wedding second photographers. Every photographer has different needs and will have […]

Wedding Second Photographers

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Getting Ready Wedding Day

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Informational

Getting ready photos can be some of the most treasured photos of your wedding day! The misconception is that ‘getting ready’ photos primarily entails hair and makeup being done. In reality, many things are accomplished during the getting ready portion of your day. You will want to plan time accordingly! The first thing I will do […]

Getting Ready Wedding Day Photos

Ford Piquette Plant Wedding

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Weddings

I hope you enjoy reliving Melanie and Kyle’s Ford Piquette Plant wedding as much and I do. The Ford Piquette Plant itself illustrates a unique ambiance that can only truly be felt by being there. My goal is that the color and mood of the photos come together to portray the true emotion of the […]

Ford Piquette Plant Wedding

Henry Ford House Fairlane Wedding Photos

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I’m so excited to share Domenic and Colleen’s wedding photos at the Henry Ford Estate! It’s one of my favorite estate properties to photograph. This home, a National Historic Landmark, has an eclectic mix of English castle and Midwestern charm. Wedding Photos at the Henry Ford Estate are absolutely phenomenal. With stunning architecture, beautiful gardens, […]

Wedding Photos at the Henry Ford Estate

Weddings

Engagement Photos Detroit

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Engagement

Amanda and Brett had the most gorgeous engagement photos at the DIA and Detroit Library! Both the Library and the Detroit Institute of Arts make stunning, timeless backdrops for photos. Amanda and Brett are also the sweetest couple in the world, which made taking these photos even more fun for me! The smiles and laughter […]

Engagement Photos at the DIA and Detroit Library