On February 18th I had the privilege of photographing the Summit Bridal Show for Dayna Yurkovich. She is the lovely owner of Event Day Marketing. This was the third event I had worked with her and it is always such a pleasure! Event’s come and go and a lot of work goes into them. So if you have an event, think about hiring a professional photographer to capture all the details. It is great resourse material for your website and for marketing purposes. Here are some of the highlights of some of the fun vendors and activities. Event Day Marketing’s bridal shows always have fabulous professional models and dancers on stage which really liven up the party! It is so much fun to be a part of this event.
Meet Casey and Tyler. They were possibly the most fun-loving couple I’ve photographed to date! I loved all the details of their wedding that made it so them! Note all the super hero paraphernalia! And their first look was definitely the sweetest I’ve ever seen! Tyler’s reaction was priceless. You can tell how much love they share! Thank you for allowing me to share in your big day!
Wedding Venue: Parkside Church in Green
Reception Venue: Hartville Kitchen
Bridal Attire: Lavender Bridal
Cake, cupcakes, or dessert: Hartville Kitchen
DJ or musician: DJ Crew
Florist: Flowers by Pat
Hairstylist & Makeup artist: Chrissy Smith
Invitations: Wedding Paper Divas
Officiant: Ben Walters
Photo Booth: Black Tie Entertainment
Tuxedo: Men’s Wearhouse
Favors: St Jude’s Children’s Hospital
Meet Jamie and Timothy Diss. This beautiful couple was married October 8th 2016. They chose the newly build Storybook Barn in Canal Fulton, OH as their wedding and reception location. This was my first time shooting there and it was a wonderful location. It is always so nice and much more relaxing for the couple when there is only one location for the day. They were also very lucky that it was a sunny and warm day for October. It couldn’t have gone better. And Jamie and Tim were such a wonderful couple to work with. They were so laid back. And they had such a sweet group of family and friends. It is always so nice when even as a vendor everyone tries to include you in the celebration. It was such a pleasure to work with you Jamie and Tim and I wish you the very best!
I loved how this little pony decided to come over to the fence right before the wedding started to watch everyone.
I was so excited for this surprise proposal. Chase contacted me through another photographer friend and it turns out that he went to church with my sister. It was so cool how everything worked out. Chase currently lives in Texas and Rachel in Mentor, OH. He flew in for this surprise proposal using the excuse that he was here to sell a few things to finish the move. When we had discussed the perfect location for the proposal he suggested Gervasi’s. So we planned a perfect spot behind the villas in between two willows. And there I waited for 45 min while they finished up dinner at the Crush House, keeping the spot open. Several people inquired what I was doing and decided to stay and watch. So when Chase finally got there, there was an audience. But unfortunately he was so nervous he walked right past the spot and decided to spontaneously propose on the bridge. But it all worked out and I was able to get these beautiful candid photos. She was so happy! I teared up as well. It was such a special moment to be a part of. Later Chase introduced me to Rachel and we finished out the session with a few portraits.
I wish the very best for Chase and Rachel. May God continue to bless you as you start this journey.
This fun-loving couple are Casey and Tyler. They have set their wedding date for November 2016.
Both being comic book fans we had to have part of their session at a comic book store. So we started out at Hazel’s Heroes Comic Book Store. The owner was so obliging to let us shoot wherever we wanted in his shop. So I want to give him a huge shout out and thank you for his kindness! And note how Tyler had personalized comic book made for the two of them! How adorably romantic!
Being that it was in the mid 90’s that day we waited until the very end of the day to finish out the rest of the session. Thankfully it cooled off a little. We ended at McKinley Monument. I’ve been shooting around McKinley Monument for seven years. I love how many different locations there are all over the park. And the actual monument always make for a beautiful finish.
Congrats to Casey and Tyler and I can’t wait to photographer their special day as well.