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Waiting for Jackie and Max’s Cincinnati wedding felt like it took forever. Max reached out back in 2021 for his proposal to Jackie. Talk about the emotions that unfolded during the proposal; So I knew when they reached back out to secure their wedding date I wanted to document. Their Cincinnati wedding started off on […]

No matter what season it is outside, enjoying a couples session in studio is fun. Brit and Liz ventured over from out of state booking a session with me. They found me from a recent session I had done in this exact studio. So why book an in studio session when it is beautiful outside? […]

I met Breanne and Nathan at a wedding a few years ago. Breanne was in the bridal party of the wedding I was photographing. Since then, the couple has booked a few sessions with me. One being a surprise proposal! I was excited when Nathan reached out and we got started planning. Nathan and Breanne […]

While packing my bags for Vegas, I was greeted with an email from a fellow creative. Heather from Taylor Made Photography was seeing if I was up to having fun with a beautiful couple and document their session as she couldn’t. I can not resist a good adventure couples session, especially in Vegas! While I […]

Everyones dream wedding is unalike. Your lifestyle is poles apart from the person next to you. Trends come and go! However, there will ideally be something that represents you that you will want to include in the big day. And when my good friend Jess called me up to come hang out and be a […]

A WEEDing Wedding

Spontaneous California engagement session for the win. Morgan and Nolan have a wedding coming up in the fall (my birthday to be exact). An adventure Dome Cove engagement at sunset was on the list! I knew from the start these two would be a blast! Native to Ohio, they moved out to LA about 6 […]

Jess Rene Photos | Midwest Wedding Photographer

When plans change, you adapt. Lauren and Brandon did just that when their small intimate wedding in Hocking Hills change last minute to an elopement in Cedarville. Even though they were to have a small wedding of 25 or less guest, they felt it would be best with what was going on to protect their […]

When you meet a wild kind of love in Miami, FL and you go to college at Miami University in Ohio there is a reason for that. Anyone can unite their love anywhere they desire (for the most part) nowadays. Grab an officiant, your attire and head out. It is 2020 and if this year […]

A ceremony binds love. Some may think a piece of paper does, but it’s truly the vow you give to your partner during your ceremony celebration. Todd and Cristina did just that a little under 15 years ago. While their anniversary is in September of this year, the couple was super excited to learn I […]

Elopements and vow renewals can be anywhere your heart desires. They are more intimate settings in meaningful, beautiful or charismatic locations. I had been talking with Kristen and Evan for a few weeks. We were planning and going over their wishlist for their special day in May. I like to help couples prepare and know […]

Ever just want to wander off and get married. Just being you and your boo? Did you ever just want to be done with the planning of a big day and skip it all to walk into your backyard and exchange your vows? I received an email early January from Kala. She was super sweet […]