Eau Claire WI Wedding – Jenny and Jim

Sometimes, when people find out I’m a wedding photographer, they want to hear my most salacious worst stories. They want to hear about debauchery, or fist fights, or tantrums about table linens. And the truth is, I don’t have any stories like that. (I did lose my shoes one time, but that was a legitimate misadventure.) But weddings, at least all the weddings I’ve photographed, are never like the movie versions. They are celebratory and intimate and sometimes a little goofy. They are a culmination of years of relationship building and planning and sharing of lives. And all of my…

Betsy and Nic and Madison’s capitol from the Edgewater hotel

I don’t know that there is anything more I can say than this image already says – Betsy and Nic and Madison’s capitol from the Edgewater hotel, after a full day of wedding and celebrating and laughing. Also, no rain.

Madison Wedding at Memorial Union Great Hall – Kris and Michael

Thoughts on a Madison Wedding, finding inspiration, and civic architecture’s role on marriage. But how is a taste in this beautiful art to be formed in our countrymen, unless we avail ourselves of every occasion when public buildings are to be erected, of presenting to them models for their study & imitation? – Thomas Jefferson (in discussing the construction of the Capitol Building in Washington DC) Whenever I find myself in Madison I always hope to spend time at the Madison capitol building, one of the best pieces of civic architecture in the country. It is open to the public…