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I’ve been photographing Lindsie and Zack for a few years now and each time their sessions just keep getting better and better. When we arrived to the beach and I saw the soft, evening fog on top of the turquoise Lake Michigan waters, I about dropped to my knees. If you give any photographer these […]

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DIY LAY FLAT STYLING BOARDS I have seen so many photographers share beautiful lay flat images of wedding details and stock images circling social media. When I went online to purchase a styling board I just couldn’t bite the price tag quite yet. I decided I would give my own DIY styling boards a try. […]

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ALL ABOUT alyson

Most days you can find me creating vision boards for our session together, generating wardrobe color palettes, and smiling like an idiot at my computer while editing your session. On others, you can find me climbing a tree to get a better angle, telling silly jokes to make your toddler smile, and giving all the lovins' to your pup at your session. 

I wholeheartedly believe in genuine love and raw togetherness. Forehead kisses and hand holding. Dad jokes and baby giggles. Happy tears and backyard twirls. And most importantly, I believe in images that document the life you live every day. The good, bad and everything in between.

'm alyson

traverse city wedding & portrait photographer