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Jed & Sarah’s Wedding . Ft. Wayne IN Wedding Photographer, Columbia City IN Wedding Photographer, Midwest Wedding Photographer

foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0197Jed & Sarah had an intimate wedding in a flower filled park last weekend with their closest friends and family.  The guest list of a wedding during COVID-19 may be small, but the beauty, sacredness and joy are still huge and fabulous! Congratulations guys!  What a pleasure to capture your beautiful day!foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0199foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0200foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0201foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0202foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0203foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0204foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0207foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0206foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0208foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0209Both Sarah & Jed’s parents joined them in prayer at that start of the ceremony.  So special!foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0210Sarah’s father led the group in a hymn. And then Jed’s father married them.  Those are some amazing dad’s.foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0211foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0212foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0213foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0214foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0215foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0216foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0217foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0218foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0222foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0223foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0224foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0234foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0219foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0220These groomsmen VOLUNTEERED to climb this tree!  That rarely happens!  I love some fun groomsmen though!foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0221foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0225foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0226Can you believe the petals falling out of this tree!  Nature’s confetti, falling just for us!foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0227foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0228foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0229foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0230foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0231Sarah’s engagement ring is a green sapphire from Thailand!  I love how unique it is!foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0232foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0233foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0235foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0236foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0237foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0238foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0239foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0240foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0241foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0242foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0243foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0244foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0245foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0246foster park fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0247God Bless your marriage, Jed & Sarah!

 

Florist:

Armstrong Flowers

Andrew & Jenna’s Wedding . Ft. Wayne IN Wedding Photographer, Columbia City IN Wedding Photographer, Midwest Wedding Photographer

fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0143Congrats Andrew & Jenna!  They had a beautiful, intimate, and holy ceremony last weekend with their closest family members (and me! woohoo!).  I’m related to Jenna on my husband’s side, so that made this wedding SUPER special to be a part of!fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0144fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0145fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0146fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0147fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0148fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0149fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0150fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0151fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0152Jenna & Andrew had a First Look before the ceremony, so they could take time to admire each other and talk privately before the big moment!fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0153fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0154fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0160fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0161fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0162fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0163fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0164fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0165fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0166fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0167fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0169I love this shot so much.  Both of their parents are just the sweetest and most loving couples!fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0170fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0171OKAY!  Here comes the exciting part!  Jenna and Andrew didn’t know that tons of family and friends organized to drive past them after the ceremony to wish them well on their wedding day!  It was precious!  I loved watching everyone cheer on the newlyweds!fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0172fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0173fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0174fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0175(One family member’s car battery died, so they walked-thru!)fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0176Andrew and Jenna had their siblings as their bridal party!fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0177fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0178fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0179fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0180fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0181fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0182fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0183fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0184fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0185fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0186fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0187fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0188fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0189fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0190fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0191fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0192fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0193fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0194fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0195fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0196God Bless your marriage!

Jacob & Tessa Engaged . Ft. Wayne IN Engagement Photographer, Columbia City IN Engagement Photographer, Midwest Engagement Photographer

Tessa & Jacob are getting married next June, and we took their fall engagement session this weekend.  Thankfully we are all 3 good at going-with-the-flow, because our first location choice fell through a couple hours before the session, then our SECOND location was closed for construction when we arrived!  But no problem!  I’m so thankful we ended up shooting where we did!  We had fall leaves, beautiful light, and a pretty church to set the scene for their unfolding love story!fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0121fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0122fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0123fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0124fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0125fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0126fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0127fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0128fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0129fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0130fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0131fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0132fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0133fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0134fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0135fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0136fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0137fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0138fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0139fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0140fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0141fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0142fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0143fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0144fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0145fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0146fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0147fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0148fort wayne indiana wedding photographer_0149

Unicorn Princess Portraits . Ft. Wayne IN Family Photographer, Columbia City IN Family Photographer, Midwest Photographer

fort wayne indiana unicorn princess photography_0100My friend Angela & I dreamed up this Princess Unicorn Portrait session!  Her family owns the adorable pony, and I brought the rest.  It turned out SOOOO CUUUUUTE!!!  We will definitely be planning some Princess Unicorn Mini Sessions in the spring!  So be on the look out for sign ups if this is something your little lady would love!fort wayne indiana unicorn princess photography_0101fort wayne indiana unicorn princess photography_0102fort wayne indiana unicorn princess photography_0103fort wayne indiana unicorn princess photography_0105fort wayne indiana unicorn princess photography_0106fort wayne indiana unicorn princess photography_0107fort wayne indiana unicorn princess photography_0109fort wayne indiana unicorn princess photography_0110fort wayne indiana unicorn princess photography_0111fort wayne indiana unicorn princess photography_0112fort wayne indiana unicorn princess photography_0114fort wayne indiana unicorn princess photography_0115fort wayne indiana unicorn princess photography_0118fort wayne indiana unicorn princess photography_0116fort wayne indiana unicorn princess photography_0117fort wayne indiana unicorn princess photography_0119fort wayne indiana unicorn princess photography_0120

Pope Family . Ft. Wayne IN Family Photographer, Columbia City IN Family Photographer, Midwest Photographer

fort wayne indiana wedding photographer promenade park_0234The Pope family WON a portrait session with me when Krista entered a fund raiser raffle for the Troy Center School!  I’m so glad our mutual love for the Troy Center brought us together for a family session on their beautiful property in Columbia City!  fort wayne indiana wedding photographer promenade park_0235fort wayne indiana wedding photographer promenade park_0236fort wayne indiana wedding photographer promenade park_0237fort wayne indiana wedding photographer promenade park_0238fort wayne indiana wedding photographer promenade park_0239The kitty really wanted to join in on a few photos!  😉 fort wayne indiana wedding photographer promenade park_0240fort wayne indiana wedding photographer promenade park_0241fort wayne indiana wedding photographer promenade park_0242fort wayne indiana wedding photographer promenade park_0243This pond is pretty special to the family, as Krista’s dad gifted the land to them shortly before he passed away last year.  Now it holds so much sentimental value to them!  I’m so glad we could take their family photos in such a significant spot!fort wayne indiana wedding photographer promenade park_0244fort wayne indiana wedding photographer promenade park_0245fort wayne indiana wedding photographer promenade park_0246fort wayne indiana wedding photographer promenade park_0247The jacket Krista is wearing belonged to her dad.fort wayne indiana wedding photographer promenade park_0248fort wayne indiana wedding photographer promenade park_0249fort wayne indiana wedding photographer promenade park_0250fort wayne indiana wedding photographer promenade park_0251Also!  If you’re looking for a lab puppy for Christmas this year, these beautiful pups are having a litter very soon!  And they’ll be ready to join your family for Christmas Eve!fort wayne indiana wedding photographer promenade park_0252fort wayne indiana wedding photographer promenade park_0253