Kerry and Mirel | Punta Mita, Mexico | Part 1

Where do I even begin with this wedding? My final wedding of 2017, and it was more amazing than I can even describe. I've known Kerry's family for quite some time now, but when I got the email to photograph Kerry's wedding in Punta Mita, Mexico, I was floored. To have the opportunity to photograph a wedding in such an amazing location.... pretty sure I did a happy dance. I have so many photos I want to share with you all that I am splitting this into parts. I was there from a Thursday until Sunday, and photographed all of the events that happened over the weekend from the welcome cocktails, to the rehearsal fiesta, to the wedding and finally the farewell brunch. Here are some of my favorites so far for the first half of the wedding day. 
Wedding Venue: Four Seasons, Puta Mita. Rentals: Rocco and Grupo Trendy. Florist: Francisco Salazar from VODAX. Huppa: Mobva. Hair and Makeup: Franc Gole and Jesus Avelar. Video and Second Shooter: Maxiko Media and Eder Acevedo. Wedding Planners: Chic Concepts Wedding Gown: Vera Wang.

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I think the MOH was more nervous than the bride... Great shot Eder!

I think the MOH was more nervous than the bride... Great shot Eder!

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To be continued...

Rachel and Ryan, pt 1 | Lake Geneva Wedding

So I'm blogging this wedding in parts... because there are so many photo I want to share. Rachel is a good friend and has been through the wringer the past year with the passing of her mother Karen. Rachel did an amazing job of keeping her mother with us throughout the entire day. We laughed. We cried. But mostly we celebrated the way Karen would have. We start with some getting ready shots, the first look and wedding party photos.. 
Location: Horticultural Hall, Lake Geneva WI

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Kelly + Jay | Kenosha Wedding

June usually proves to be a rainy month, and the day of Kelly and Jay's wedding was no different. However! It held off just long enough for us to finish their outdoor ceremony and all of our outdoor photos. Woo! We started off at the Radisson where both the ladies and gentlemen were getting ready. From there, everything else took place at The Club at Strawberry Creek in Kenosha. A beautiful location for both an outdoor ceremony, wedding party photos and the reception. But can I just say, Kelly was the cherry on top for the day. Such a beautiful girl with an amazing smile. Girl made my job easy! It was a pleasure photographing your wedding Kelly and Jay. I wish you a lifetime of happiness together. xoxo

Beth and Matt get married.

My first wedding of 2014 - a winter wedding, which certainly didn't hold back on the "winter" part. I left behind a blizzard in IL to travel north to Port Washington and Elkhart Lake WI. While the snow had stopped, the temperature combined with the wind made for a pretty chilly day. However you would never know how cold it was outside if you were attending this wedding. There was so much love at the wedding. It was amazing. From the little notes and photos that Matt left for his bride throughout the morning, to the rest of their wedding day in which their hands never separated from each other. Such a great day. =) 

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