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I'm a Photographer, Educator, Shop, sustainability guru, foster and adoptive mama, multiple hat wearing entrepreneur. My love language is hugs and my tank is filled by serving others. You can find me world travelin', renovating a vintage trailer/house or doing something fun with her husband, two boys and three fur babies. 

My TOP 10 favorite Event Venues in Kansas City

After working in the Kansas City wedding and event industry for over 20 years, we’ve run into fantastic experiences as well as not so fantastic experiences working in and attending venues in the local Kansas City and surrounding areas. A venue sets the stage for everything. It’s where all your guests will be collectively celebrating, […]

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Brands, Weddings

Puppy love, a furry lifestyle session

This adorable puppy lifestyle session is full of sloppy kisses, multiple dog naps and playful energy.

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A Grand Hall Engagement Party

The Grand Hall at Power and Light is the perfect rooftop experience for an engagement party with 360 views of downtown Kansas City.

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Melissa & Jason

The Workman family is growing and I’ve got to document Melissa and Jason from their wedding in St. Joseph, Missouri, when their daughter was just a tiny adorable little flower girl, to their growing family with little babe. Congratulations to all of you. What stunning fall colors on the Independence square to match such a […]

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Couples, Family

Kate & Kevin, Wedding at The Bardot

What a stunning wedding. This couple radiates peace, joy and family. And what better way to celebrate than by “locking in” your love with a lock and key at the Riverfront park in Kansas City? This gorgeous Bardot wedding in downtown KC was as gorgeous as it seemed. Their little fur baby married them and […]

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Nick & Norm, Iberostar Grand Paraiso

I can’t say enough magical words to describe this styled shoot we did at this all-inclusive, Iberostar Grand Paraíso on the Riviera Maya. It’s located right on the beachfront and has been designed with adults in mind. This superior-category, majestic, elegant, and luxurious hotel is located in the Paraíso Complex along with 4 other hotels. Also, Iberostar […]

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McKenzie & Austin, Abbott Wedding

McKenzie & Austin celebrated in such classy style at the Abbott in Kansas City’s crossroads. From getting ready to dancing under the stunning chandeliers, this whole day was a breeze thanks to the amazing coordinating crew, Events by Elle. I’ve always wanted to work with Michelle. I’d say this combination of wedding professionals put together […]

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The Rash Family

The Independence square knows how to light up the fall colors. This is my portrait session Heaven come September and October. And Miranda and Joe soaked it all in with their little fall cut9i9e in her cordaroy overall dress. Love this trio so much.

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Children, Family

The King Family

Of course fall is a hot commodity in the midwest. It’s locations like this that are pretty parks around the KC metro, but little did they know I’d be photographing in the grassy patch right outside the buildling. It was the glowing light here with the beautiful halo effect the grass presented, plus the backdrop […]

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Children, Family

Emily & Steve

Married at the Legacy at Green Hills on a perfectly everything sort of October day, Emily & Steve collided all their sweet lovin’ worlds together to make one big family. I couldn’t have been more honored to stand up with such a duo as a bridesmaid, ALSO a photographer (yes, you heard that right) and […]

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The Clough Family

Capturing Festive Magic in Blue Springs: A Photographer’s Hidden Wooded Gem As a professional photographer in Kansas City, discovering picturesque spots is a constant quest and request. A few years ago, I stumbled upon this wooded haven in Blue Springs, Missouri, that instantly transported me to the serene landscapes of Colorado—a perfect backdrop for the […]

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The Deltoro Family

For photographers, we all crave that perfect light around sunset, the “Golden Hour.” The way it gives everyone that perfect angelic halo glow, the softness in the shadows, the warmth as it hits our skin. I once had a session at sunset, but it was a gloomy day in Kansas City. The couple was about […]

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Children, Family

The Krasick Family

A Season of Change Fall is a time of transition, and for the Krasick family, this season brings not only a transformation in nature but also an enriching experience for their family. Welcoming a foreign exchange student into their home has added an extra layer of diversity and joy to their daily lives, making this […]

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Children, Family

Welcome high class videography to our team and services offered.

Upscale Videography added to Our Team!

We are thrilled to announce the latest addition to our dynamic photography team. Join me in welcoming our newest visionary: The upscale and elevated videographer, Matthew Deltoro with Eclicktik Films. We are Kansas City’s newest and hottest photo and video team. With a keen eye for storytelling through moving images, Matthew brings a fresh perspective […]

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Business, Videography

Fall portraits in a field of wild yellow flowers

Kelsey & Cam, Lifestyle

“Unexpected Beauty: Finding Gems in Kansas City and Suburban Backdrops” Driving through the vibrant fall streets of Kansas City and its surrounding suburbs, the possibilities for photography backdrops are endless. It’s not always about the grandeur of the backdrop, but rather, it’s about capturing the essence of the moment through skilled manipulation of lighting and […]

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Children, Family

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