Stillwater Historic Courthouse Wedding mn

If in the first act you have hung a pistol on the wall, then in the following one it should be fired.-Chekhov Just as Checkov envisioned, the nerf dart launchers that were featured among the groomsmen at the beginning of the wedding day had become a dance hazard by the reception; bridesmaids dodging sucker-tipped darts across the dance floor. Which is exactly how, I think,  Mandy and Daniel envisioned their Stillwater Historic Courthouse Wedding: their love of each other extends to their slightly dorky interests that have become mutual – the card game of “Exploding Kittens”, the Magic the Gathering -themed place cards,…

Intercontinental Hotel St Paul Wedding

From Stillwater to the Intercontinental Hotel, Loree and Andrew’s St Paul wedding is a celebration of summer in MN Good grief. I feel so lucky. So lucky to be able to sit down and pour through summery happy photos for this blog post. So happy to have been there to document their St Paul wedding in the first place. So honored that, after photographing her sister’s wedding several years ago, Loree and her family chose me to photograph her wedding to Andrew. Just so lucky to spend a day with happy people who found each other and celebrated with people who…

Stillwater Library Wedding {Katrina + Andy}

Singing is so ephemeral – you can’t ever recreate the feeling of being at a choir, experiencing that sound happening in real time. And love is much the same way – an experience that has no tangible evidence, but is deeply moving and life altering. All of which is to day, I knew that Katrina and Andy’s Stillwater wedding was going to be something spectacular when I learned that their friends had assembled a “pick up” choir to perform during the ceremony. Katrina + Andy were surrounded by many amazing things for their wedding – perhaps most notably the things…