It was such a relief to get the clearance from the health department to start sessions back up after mandated closures for COVID-19. My first family session back in business, using a mask and social distancing was with the Lapes of Galena. When Karrie Lape inquired about an outdoor family session, I immediately started brainstorming. […]

Starting in mid-May I will be able to do outdoor sessions again. There will be some distancing guidelines, but at least we can get back to work. The flowers will be out and the weather should be great. Consider doing a family session in the yard, park, or front porch. This is definitely a time in history you will […]

Usually around this time of year, photographers are busy scheduling Mother’s Day sessions. Things in 2020 are a little different. Here in Ohio, non-essential businesses were mandated to shut down. So what about those important Mother’s Day photos? Well, there are a few options. 1 – Do it later! If you were looking forward to […]

Peerspace recently published an article with The 6 Best Fine Art Photographers in Columbus. I was notified that I was chosen as their newborn pick. What an amazing honor! Here’s what they said about my work: “Using natural poses, studio lighting, and a collection of props — including hats, blankets, and beds — to create […]

Sometimes the seed of a love story starts early! Megan and Mark grew up together in Powell and were even in some grade school classes together. It wasn’t until they worked together at a summer camp many years later that they hit it off, though. Megan attended Miami University in Oxford where she studied Early […]

There are so many different photography styles out there. It’s great because everyone can find a photographer that fits their style. So what’s my style and why don’t I do something different? Let me tell you! Trending right now: light & airy, dark & moody There are others, but those are the big styles that […]

Katy is due with her first baby girl at the beginning of March. She booked a maternity and newborn bundle, which means I get to work with her during two very special moments in her life! Katy purchased the makeover add-on, as well. Stacey Ash Photography has partnered with La Prima Beauty to provide hair […]

Oliver and Ming met through a friend at Purdue University for the first time in 2007. Oliver tagged along with a friend to Ming’s to try some baked goods. It actually was not love at first sight! Ming thought Oliver was nice but didn’t think he was her type. Over the years they would run […]

Mike and Julie met in December of 2010 at a bar in downtown Columbus. Their mutual friends, Ilene & Bryant, introduced them and they have been inseparable ever since. They shared their first kiss the night they met in front of the Taco Bell at High Street and Hudson Street. After dating for a year, […]

I took a week off from my normal life to go to Disney World with my family. Although I wasn’t editing or doing sessions, I did book a few newborns while away! I hope you don’t mind if I veer off of the photography blog for a bit to review our trip. I will throw […]