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2019 Best of Weddings

12 details to have on hand the morning of your wedding

6 tips for choosing your portrait session outfits

Choosing your veil for your wedding day can be WAY more challenging that it sounds! There are so many different types of veils, on top of finding one that works well for photos. Throughout wedding season, you’ll see my classic “veil shots” sprinkled all throughout my work. It’s such a fun part of the wedding […]

March 26, 2020

Best Veils for Wedding Photos

I am often tasked with helping my brides and grooms decide on a location for their engagement photos. Milwaukee has so many beautiful spots for engagement photos that it can be hard to choose! I normally ask if they want more natural or more urban of a spot, and narrow it down from there. I’m […]

March 6, 2020

Best Milwaukee Engagement Photo Locations

Ahh, the morning of your wedding! The mimosas are bubbling, wedding day playlist blaring, and maybe just a few nervous butterflies flying around your stomach ūüôā As everyone is finishing up their final touches of make up and hair, I will arrive and meet all of your closest girlfriends first before anything else! But after […]

January 30, 2020

12 Details for Your Wedding Morning Photos

My family recently got family portraits taken, and let me tell you- even as a professional photographer, it is an ORDEAL to pick out everyone’s outfits! I couldn’t for the¬†life of me find the sort of dress I was looking for. I was up late the night before repurposing an old bridesmaid dress to achieve […]

January 28, 2020

6 Tips for Choosing Outfits for Photos

One of my favorite posts of the year is here: a behind the scenes peek at Christi Elizabeth Photography on a wedding day! I love sharing a *different* look than my usual curated posts. Today, I’m peeling back the curtain and showing you all the shots that aren’t necessarily perfectly composed or edited. But you […]

December 2, 2019

2019 Behind the Scenes

This post is going to be helpful for¬†both people with wedding registries to fill AND people who are attending weddings! I love that these options are versatile and that you could add a few unique gifts (if you’re a bride/groom) or feel confident going off-registry if you’re a wedding guest. A few months ago, I […]

November 22, 2019

11 UNIQUE Things to Add to Your Wedding Registry!

I’m going to try my best NOT to pontificate about the importance of printing your pictures. To be honest, it is kind of a soapbox topic for me!! I feel SO strongly that your wedding photos (really¬†any photos) shouldn’t live on your computer. Having tangible products like a print or album that you can hold […]

November 7, 2019

All About KISS Heirloom Albums

When you’re in the market for a wedding photographer, you realize how important these images are– this event happens once in a lifetime! I take great care to ALWAYS have duplicates of my images at every step to ensure that the *unthinkable* never happens. There are multiple ways that I back up my images to […]

May 8, 2019

How I Back Up My Images (So Nothing is EVER Lost!)

The phrase “it takes a village” has proven true many times over in my life: my work, parenting, and family. Thus, it comes as no surprise that this bit of wisdom also holds true for weddings. I got married the year after my first year of teaching. It was nice because the last day of […]

April 24, 2019

Why Every Bride Needs a Day-Of “Person”

Getting Ready photos might be some of my favorite photos of the whole wedding day! I love everything from photographing the little details to the bride getting into her dress to the bridal portraits right after that!! The air is practically electric with excitement and anticipation, and capturing the feeling of the moment is magical […]

April 11, 2019

The Best Place for Getting Ready Photos