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I can’t think of a better way to end 2019, than with a NYC engagement session! What makes it even more magical, is that they are good friends of mine!!! My husband and I even had a couples vacation with them in Mexico back in 2018! Crazy, because Mexico is actually where I met Sara! […]

New York City Destination Engagement Session – Sara & Tim – Lindsay Dawn Photography – Destination Wedding Photographer

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Sara & Tim - NYC Engagement Photos - Brooklyn Bridge

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Sam & Dillon may have had some rain on their wedding day, but that did not spoil a thing. It was perfection! They did have two ceremonies, and first for me. The first being a full Catholic mass at a little church in Amish country, Ohio, with just their bridal party and immediate family. The […]

Mr. & Mrs. Webster – The Encore Hall – Northeast Ohio Wedding Photographer

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The Encore Hall - Northeast Ohio Wedding Photographer

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Sarah & Andrew had the most perfect destination wedding planned for Saturday, September 15, 2018, in Hilton Head, South Carolina. Well, on Monday, September 10th, the governor of South Carolina called for the mandatory evacuation of the coast. Panic hit, but by Tuesday, the couple decided to move their wedding to Cleveland. They had nothing […]

Hurricane Florence Couldn’t Stop This Wedding – Sarah & Andrew – Cleveland Saved the Day – Northeast Ohio Wedding Photographer

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Spice Acres - Sarah & Andrew - Northeast Ohio Wedding Photographer

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  Jenna & Stephen could not have asked for a more perfect wedding day at Brookside Farms. The weather man was calling for possible rain, but we ended up with picture perfect weather…literally. Even though the venue is a bit of a drive for me, I can’t wait to photograph another wedding there! Why? Here […]

Brookside Farm Wedding – Mr. & Mrs. Kudley – Northeast Ohio Wedding & Destination Wedding Photographer

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Brookside Farm Wedding - Mr. & Mrs. Kudley - Northeast Ohio Wedding Photographe

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This blog post is dedicated to the memory of my Dad, James Wirtanen, who passed away eleven years ago today. He fueled my wanderlust soul, always did, and always will. He had a desire and passion to see the world, and he wanted the same for his daughter. I miss him every day: my sunshine, […]

A Tribute To My Dad – Destination: North Vancouver & Squamish, British Columbia, Canada – My 40th Birthday Adventure

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North Vancouver & Squamish, British Columbia, Canada - Destination Photographer - Adventure Photography - Wanderlust

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I love all of my weddings, I really do. But, I REALLY love my small and intimate weddings, like Liz & Kirks! I always bond with my couples throughout their wedding day, but when it just a small gathering of just family, I end the day feeling like a part of their whole family. Liz […]

Liz & Kirk – The Lodge at Geneva-on-the-Lake Wedding – Northeast Ohio Wedding Photographer

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Northeast Ohio Wedding Photographer - Geneva-on-the-Lake Wedding - Liz & Kirk

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Mike & Leigh did not let a little rain spoil their wedding day. It turned out AMAZING!! The setting was nothing short of breathtaking. A little shuffling of guests to move the ceremony in to the reception area, but the view behind them as they said I DO was so beautiful as the rain fell!! […]

Mr. & Mrs. Tortora – Meadow Ridge Events – Northeast Ohio Wedding Photographer

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Mr. & Mrs. Tortora - Meadow Ridge Events - Northeast Ohio Wedding Photographer

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From the moment that I met Nicole and Lawrence for their engagement session, I knew they would be one of my most favorite couples to work with. They have the most beautiful chemistry together. They are laid back, relaxed, sweet, funny, and not much posing needed as they just work so well together. We did […]

Nicole & Lawrence – Happy Days Lodge Wedding – Northeast Ohio Wedding Photographer

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Mr. & Mrs. Repko - Northeast Ohio Wedding Photographer -Happy Days Lodge

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It was fate that I even got to meet Bri & Dwight. Their original photographer did not show up to their engagement session, even though the couple had driven four hours to have them taken in their hometown. This is when they reached out to me, and I am so glad they did!! These two […]

Coffee Shop & Winery Engagement Session – Bri & Dwight – Northeast Ohio Wedding Photographer

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Bri & Dwight's Engagement Session - Northeast Ohio Wedding Photographer

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Dania and Jason planned the most perfect intimate wedding, which included Dania’s daughters as the bridal party, and under 20 guests of just immediate family. To them, that was perfect, and I could not agree more! The¬†Sebring Mansion Inn & Spa¬†is about an hour and forty minutes south of me, from Madison, Ohio. A bit […]

Dania & Jason’s Wedding at the Historic Sebring Mansion – Northeast Ohio Wedding Photographer

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Dania & Jason - Northeast Ohio Wedding Photographer -Sebring Mansion Inn & Spa

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