=

SENIORS
MEET KARA
Home
INQUIRE
BLOG
RESOURCES
WEDDINGS

WEDDINGS + SENIORS + EDUCATION

Within minutes of walking up to a new couple, I can tell that we are truly a great fit. This was especially true with Jared and Allison. The weather had called for chilly rainy weather on this date. When the day finally came it was overcast for part of it but then the sun broke through the clouds. They were so relaxed. I can’t explain how wonderful it is to work with couples that fully trust me. Allison has known me for a couple years and has followed my photography journey. When I found out her and Jared were engaged I couldn’t have been more excited for them.

During the holidays Jared took the opportunity to pop the question. It was a cold winter evening (Christmas to be exact) in Michigan and they were cozy by the wood stove. The tree lights were sparkling and the rest I guess you could say was a blur. Allison didn’t even have to think about it. She knew the two of them were meant to be together.

After a couple months of planning we decided to wait until spring for their engagement session. Jared is from a family of farmers so it was only natural to go to his grandparents (who are the sweetest couple btw) and make memories. We then moved over to Holland. It is just before tulip time so we were able to catch some of the blooms before the rush of people came by. For April in Michigan I’d say this was not bad at all.

Engagement Session- Kara Hanes Photography_0001.jpg
Engagement Session- Kara Hanes Photography_0002.jpg
Engagement Session- Kara Hanes Photography_0003.jpg
Engagement Session- Kara Hanes Photography_0004.jpg
Engagement Session- Kara Hanes Photography_0005.jpg
Engagement Session- Kara Hanes Photography_0006.jpg
Engagement Session- Kara Hanes Photography_0007.jpg
Engagement Session- Kara Hanes Photography_0013.jpg
Engagement Session- Kara Hanes Photography_0009.jpg
Engagement Session- Kara Hanes Photography_0010.jpg
Engagement Session- Kara Hanes Photography_0011.jpg
Engagement Session- Kara Hanes Photography_0012.jpg
Engagement Session- Kara Hanes Photography_0008.jpg
Engagement Session- Kara Hanes Photography_0020.jpg
Engagement Session- Kara Hanes Photography_0024.jpg
Engagement Session- Kara Hanes Photography_0025.jpg
Engagement Session- Kara Hanes Photography_0015.jpg
Engagement Session- Kara Hanes Photography_0018.jpg
Engagement Session- Kara Hanes Photography_0019.jpg
Engagement Session- Kara Hanes Photography_0022.jpg

Engagement Session- Kara Hanes Photography_0029.jpg
Engagement Session- Kara Hanes Photography_0035.jpg
Engagement Session- Kara Hanes Photography_0031.jpg
Engagement Session- Kara Hanes Photography_0033.jpg
Engagement Session- Kara Hanes Photography_0036.jpg

Engagement Session- Kara Hanes Photography_0021.jpg

filed in:

Jared and Allison

MUST READS

READ MORE

Hi I'm Kara. WEST MICHIGAN PHOTOGRAPHER, WIFE, AND MOM OF TWO. I STRIVE TO TEACH MORE ABOUT PHOTOGRAPHY AND HOW TO GET THE BEST FROM YOUR IMAGES. I'M SO GLAD YOU'RE HERE!

Categories

@karaHANESPHOTOGRAPHY

@karaHANESSENIORPHOTOs

instagram is kinda my thing

instagram is kinda my thing

ALSO

Follow ME

GRAND RAPIDS, MI  WEDDING AND SENIOR PHOTOGRAPHER