Have you always wanted the moment you got engaged to be beautifully documented. Perhaps you have friends that have been dating a long time. Whatever the reason I’m giving you some great tips on planning a proposal session.

Couples, wedding

January 15, 2021

Planning a Proposal

Today I’m taking another trip down memory lane. 7 years to be exact. Giving you a look at where things started to where they are now.

wedding, Weddings

January 10, 2021

Patrick and Darcy

As I prepare for weddings this year I’m looking back on my past work and sharing how far I’ve come. Today I’m sharing Thad and Janet’s green house wedding from 2014.

wedding, Weddings

January 9, 2021

Eno Wedding

The saying goes “third time’s the charm”. When it comes to planning a wedding during a pandemic in comes with lots of challenges. Michael and Elizabeth thought that this day was never going to happen but with the help of some amazing family and friends their day arrived. Check out their romantic, intimate, backyard wedding.

Grand Rapids, wedding

September 22, 2020

Michael & Elizabeth

Kaylynn and Drew are dear friends of mine. We met at church where the three of us worked together. At that time I was taking a break from photography and working part time in ministry. When she asked me to photograph their wedding I couldn’t say no. This day was so special. I’m not sure […]


August 9, 2020

Kaylynn and Drew Woznick

They met each other in high school, years, kids and grandkids later they came together and the rest is history – well, sort of. Marc’s love for Penny comes when he sees her mischievous smile along with the look in her eyes. Each story comes with several chapters and this is one of many for Marc and Penny but […]

wedding, Weddings

January 9, 2017

Marc and Penny Larabel

  Every wedding is unique and beautiful, but some just touch your heart in a way that is tough to put in to words. From the way Katie’s lacy dress just blew in the wind to the look in Curt’s eyes the moment he saw her for the first time, from the laughter that never ceased with the wedding party to […]

wedding, Weddings

October 6, 2016

Curt + Katie – Old Stonegate Farms

Check out one of my first weddings to shoot for Kara Hanes Photography.


January 18, 2016

My First Wedding 2013

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