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Earlier this summer, I drove to the other side of Lake Michigan for a fun wedding at Midtown Center in Holland, Michigan. What did I love about that day? Our first look and portraits of the bride + groom! I send a timeline guide to every couple who inquires with me. While I pride myself […]

Three Things I Loved About A Happy Wedding at Midtown Center in Holland, Michigan | Midwest Wedding Photographer



Tyrie 101 is knowing every Taylor Swift song by heart. My Fearless-loving dreams came true last march at Calvin + Piper’s wedding when… you guessed it… Love Story was their ceremony recessional, only a few weeks before Taylor’s Version was released. 😭 It was played by a string quartet and my Fearless-loving heart exploded.😭 Taylor […]

The Only Taylor Swift Wedding Playlist You’ll Ever Need + A Beautiful Chicago Wedding at the Shedd Aquarium | Chicago Wedding Photographer



Creativity refreshes and renews me. Thirty minutes with Trader Joe’s flowers, a Free People dress, my friend Kailey, and the golden 8 p.m. summer sunshine was what my heart & right brain needed last week.

Personal work, these days.



Last week I wrote about why summer is a great time for family photos. Continuing the seasonal theme, I am going to spill the tea about the fall. If summer is busy season, fall is extra busy season because everyone wants those pretty colors. Fall is one of my favorite times of year, too! Pure […]

My Autumnal Photography Secret | Chicago Engagement Photographer



It is no secret that May to November is busy season for photographers, and fall is the busiest season. Still, summer is a perfect time for family photos! Here are three reasons why. The world is alive! I cannot argue that fall in the Midwest isn’t beautiful, but summer is beautiful too! Look at the […]

Why Summer is a Great Time for Family Photos | Wheaton, Illinois Family Photographer



Their backyard wedding took place in a beautiful home with a beautiful yard in the western suburbs of Chicago. So, their wedding day and wedding photos were unique and full of character. Not to mention ALLLLLL the window light and ALLLLLL the golden hour from the back of the yard. Because of Covid, their wedding […]

3 things I loved about Cailynn + Jordan’s Backyard Wedding in Wheaton, IL