Engagement

Wedding Engagement

Engagement sessions are an important way for us to build our relationship as well as learn more about your preferences and style. We want you to look natural and for your personality to shine though in your photos. In the Story of Our Love Engagement Session, we photograph you in the places that are most significant to your relationship: where you went to college together, your first date, that park you love to go on walks in, or anywhere else that describes how the two of you fell in love. Every love story is different and we want to photograph what makes yours unique.


When we originally started offering “Skyscraper” portraits, we specifically had seniors in mind. Jessie and Scott liked the idea of a skycraper for some photos from their “Story of Our Love” engagement portraits so that they could have some photos of their dogs – Tuck in particular, since he’s a growing and quickly-changing puppy. Through […]

Jessie & Scott: Engagement Skyscraper











We captured Doug and Molly’s engagement session at 2 locations, The Rose Garden in Des Moines and Iowa State University. They ended up receiving a nice mix of summer and fall portraits. Doug and Molly had met while in college at ISU so we were glad to go to a location that is important to […]

Doug and Molly



We had a great time taking Carla and Jess’ engagement pictures. They were excellent models and we look forward to photographing their wedding this September in Des Moines. Kindra had a great idea for sunset pictures and we decided to return to Big Creek State Park in Polk City. It had been rainy all day […]

Carla and Jess Engagement Session