Cristi + Quincy | Destination Wedding at Big Cedar Lodge

Wedding at Big Cedar Lodge

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One of my favorite and most frequent venues is Big Cedar Lodge.  I love it for a number of reasons, but one of my favorite aspects is that most of my Big Cedar couples are destination weddings.  I’m always meeting … Continue reading

Top of the Rock Wedding :: Lacey + Tommy

Anyone who knows me knows that autumn is my favorite season.  The weather is perfect and the landscapes are typically incredible.  This past fall was a bit of a flop for tree color, but the weather was great.  At the … Continue reading

The Engagement Session with Aaron Clark Photography

Have you ever had your photos taken and at the end of the session thought, “I hate having my photos taken”?  I think we have all had that experience.  Over the past couple of years I have been actively trying … Continue reading

Kylie + Paul :: A Spring Wedding in Southern Missouri

In late spring, we had the opportunity to be part of a gorgeous wedding celebration at one of our favorite venues.  Integrity Hills, owned by Big Cedar Lodge, has long been a personal favorite.  (Note: We like it so much that my … Continue reading

Meredith + Tim :: Part 1 :: Engagement session

Engagement Session, Love, Wedding, photojournalism, journalistic, Ozarks, MO, Outdoor engagement

To say that I enjoy what I do for work is a serious understatement.  As I approach 5 years as a wedding photographer, I’ve been reminiscing a fair amount.  When I began down this path of becoming a photographer and … Continue reading

Wedding | Sarah + Brian | Historic Venue Downtown Springfield

Summer is always a busy season for wedding photographers, but when we get the chance to work with such great clients, it makes all the difference.  Sarah and Brian are a great example.  They hosted their relaxed summer wedding at the historic … Continue reading

Wedding | Megan + Shey | Intimate and Rustic | Big Cedar Lodge

Megan and Shey hoped for an intimate and rustic destination wedding with just family and a few friends.  They found Big Cedar Lodge in Branson, MO and set the date.  Big Cedar is gorgeous any time of the year, but autumn … Continue reading

Engaged | Ashlyn + Jesse | Springfield Engagement Photography

So, the story goes something like this: Jesse met Ashlyn.  That was about 2 years ago and they really haven’t been apart since.  Ever since that point, I’ve really been looking forward to this session.  Jesse has been one of … Continue reading

Vanderpool Family | Southwest Missouri Lifestyle Photographer

Southwest Missouri Lifestyle Photographer

I truly enjoy being a family photographer because I get to document history as it’s being made.  The Vanderpool family asked me to join them to chronicle a bit of their son’s first camping experience.  As a journalistic storyteller, my hope is to … Continue reading

Leven Family Portrait Session

A couple of weeks ago I had the opportunity to meet and photograph this super fun crew!  What a fun little family!  We spent 30 minutes in a field at the height of the fall season in southern Missouri and … Continue reading