South Bend engagement photo session | Michael and Katherine
Location: Potato Creek State Park
Photographer: Monica Brazier Photography
Thank you Michael and Katherine for choosing me as your photographer. You guys are naturals in front of the camera and made my job super easy. The couple chose Potato Creek state park as the backdrop to their engagement session photos and this location did not disappoint. Early Fall scenery combined with a super cute couple is a recipe for greatness. I look forward to shooting your wedding in May. Congrats to you both!
Photography: Monica Brazier Photography
Ceremony Venue: The Morris Estate Wedding Chapel
Makeup/Hair: Beauty and Bliss
Dress: Wedding Belles, Stevensville, Mi
Florist: Heaven and Earth Floral
Ceremony Music: Vandyke Revue (Backsliders 2 Piece Acoustic)
Reception Centerpieces: Sandys Floral Boutique- Buchanan
Cake: Martins Supermarkets
Reception Venue: St. Hedwig Event Hall
Reception DJ: Rock and Roll Show DJ service (Tod Morehead)
Clint and Jenna wed this past weekend at the beautiful Morris Estate Wedding Chapel in Niles, Michigan. The couple, their wedding party, and their families were so much fun to work with! I think my favorite part of the day was having Jenna’s dad hold up traffic for us so we could pose the wedding party in the middle of the street on the campus of Notre Dame. Jenna and Clint, I am so happy we were able to capture all of the photos on your wish list and more! I hope you enjoy these preview photos of your wedding day. May you have a lifetime of happy memories together! Once again, thank you for allowing me to capture your beautiful wedding day. Love and Blessings!
I am convinced that anything photography related definitely needs to take place in the Fall. The colors of the season provided a perfect backdrop for Faisah and Brian’s South Bend engagement photo session. It also helps that Faisah and Brian are super adorable together. The couple lives in Michigan but opted to travel to South Bend for their engagement photos. We started the session on the beautiful grounds of the historic Oliver mansion. I love this location because it is blocks away from my studio and is simply a gorgeous area. For a sample of wedding day photos taken at this same location click here.
The second location was also within walking distance from the studio. It might sound different but I love, love, love, shooting in alley’s and abandoned warehouses. Unconventional photo locations, even on the wedding day, can create awesome photos and also makes the wedding day more memorable.
Thank you Faisah and Brian for traveling to South Bend for your engagement photos. I look forward to shooting your wedding in September 2016.