Dodge Nature Center Engagement Session – Winter Portraits

To be wrapped in each other all day long… Every other winter day should be all about holding each other, laughing and kissing in the snow. Lauren and Joe were able to demonstrate that perfectly during their beautiful winter engagement session! We were even lucky enough to have a little warmth on this still-snowy day. 🙂

Ever since I met Lauren and Joe, I have been a fan of their beautiful love and story. After meeting through mutual friends in Wisconsin, Joe proposed just before taking Lauren on a super romantic helicopter ride in Las Vegas! Whaaa- Just amazing!  That story (and hearing that Joe’s favorite activity was naps) is when I knew these two were my kind of people.

These two were such troopers in their engagement session, tromping around in the snow with me before we headed into downtown Minneapolis.

I can’t wait for their Summer wedding – it should be a little warmer by then! 🙂  As an extra special, lovely detail, they chose their anniversary for their wedding date.  So romantic!

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I document real life true love stories for the outdoor lovers, dance party initiators, and the ones who still believe in magic.

I anticipate and capture the candid moments full of emotion on your day, as well as guide you to the most natural portraits to create truly beautiful and honest images. These are the images that will become your first family treasures. 


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