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We love love love small, intimate weddings! Enjoy Audrey and Jarett’s gorgeous wedding day starting at the Westin Book Cadillac, photos around downtown Detroit, and ending the evening at Selden Standard. Photographed by Brandon

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We worked with Aubrey and Sloan at their engagement shoot so we knew how fabulous they were to work with and how beautiful their wedding day would be. They got married in the lovely little town of Alpena in Northern Michigan and their day truly was perfect. Huge congrats to this beautiful couple! Photographed by […]

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We always love a rainy wedding day, but a rainy day at Shepherd’s Hollow Golf Club in Clarkston, Michigan is next level. Rain and overcast days make colors and textures thick and rich so the trees and grounds combined with the black architecture was just so beautiful. Carly and David were AMAZING to work with […]

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What a beautiful winter day spent with Hannah and Austin at the University of Michigan’s campus at the Law Quad in Ann Arbor! We’re so excited for their wedding! Photographed by Katerina

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Remember when backyard weddings were THE ONLY VENUE OPTION during “covid times?” Well, we don’t want the covid but we do want more backyard weddings. Clancy and Jacob’s backyard Michigan wedding was so intimate, personal, and absolutely DREAMY! Congrats to these two! Photographed by Katerina and Angela

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Getting married is such an important event in your life. Actually scratch that. It’s THE MOST important event in your life. As you plan all of the details for your perfect day, have you considered that doing a first look (or not doing a first look) will completely shape the timeline and flow of your […]

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Brandon made some magic with Jessica and Kory in downtown Detroit! We love this session and are so excited for their wedding next year! Photographed by Brandon

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“So, I love you because the entire universe conspired to help me find you.” – Paolo Coelho Huge congratulations to Kelly and Braden on their beautiful day, happiness, and love! Photographed by Brandon

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Diana and Ali’s day was one for the books! So much love, laughter, and happiness on their gorgeous day! Brandon photographed their wedding day, starting at the Shinola Hotel, around downtown Detroit, and finally to the Dearborn Country Club. Much happiness and love to these beautiful humans! Photographer: Katerina

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Katerina photographed Mariam and Hussein’s engagement session on the gorgeous grounds of the Edsel and Henry Ford mansion in Grosse Pointe, Michigan. If you look closely seven photos down, Hussein is hiding a ring for Mariam and surprised her with it, SUCH A SWEET MOMENT (and gorgeous ring). Congrats Mariam and Hussein! Photographer: Katerina

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Brandon photographed Randi and Edward’s gorgeous wedding day at the the historic Detroit Athletic Club in downtown Detroit in Michigan. Huge congrats to Randi and Edward! Photographer: Brandon

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“I hope you don’t mind that I put down in words how wonderful life is while you’re in the world.” – Elton John Beautiful engagement session shot on Belle Isle and Detroit institute of Arts. Enjoy! Photographed by Brandon