Lauren and Bryan's Wedding at La Malfa

One of the challenges of shooting weddings can be jumping into other people's big family events and trying to learn names and all the subtle relationships between everybody in a very short period of time. But when the bride is a relative (dad's cousin's daughter, whatever that's considered), I get to show up, see a bunch of familiar faces, and do my thing. Lauren and Bryan had their ceremony at St. Michael's in Independence, after which we drove to the gorgeous Holden Arboretum for sun, pictures, and lots of bees. La Malfa served great food and provide a wonderful setting for speeches, dancing, and shots through the ice sculpture a the reception.

A big congrats to Lauren and Bryan!

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Nick and Michelle's Wedding at the House of Blues

Nick and Michelle are good friends from my New Orleans days, so I was thrilled to make the trip up to Cleveland to shoot their wedding at the House of Blues.  It was such a fantastic day all around, with good people, great game faces, and some impressive Michael Jackson dance moves.  I'm so happy to have been a part of this and to have these two back in Ohio! Congrats to Nick and Michelle!

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