Alexa + Shane // Fern Hill Golf + Banquets

Alexa + Shane // Fern Hill Golf + Banquets

From the moment Alexa reached out to me, I knew I was meant to photograph their wedding day! See, she followed me on my favorite social media platform (instagram) and regularly commented on how much she loved my bright + colorful style. I shortly followed her back,...
Caiti + Dave // Waterview Loft Wedding

Caiti + Dave // Waterview Loft Wedding

When I arrived to Caiti’s suite at the Detroit Marriot, she was calm, cool, + collective. Her room over-looked the Detroit River + it’s views came only second to the way that Caiti looked in her fit + flare beaded gown from Nordstrom. They met on top of a...
Jenn + Jake // Detroit Engagement

Jenn + Jake // Detroit Engagement

 From the college campus at Michigan State University, to working for the same company after graduation… for years they crossed paths without ever meeting. That was until a popular dating website called Bumble matched them just over two years ago and they had...
Something Blue // Styled Wedding

Something Blue // Styled Wedding

https://melannephoto.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/billie-eilish_-_ocean-eyes.mp3In late 2018, I reached out to a fellow wedding industry friend (Brittney from Great Lakes Event Planning) about putting together a Styled Wedding together. From the very beginning, I...
Lauren + Jake // Urban Engagement

Lauren + Jake // Urban Engagement

On a Monday morning, I met Jake + Lauren at this clean lined Detroit Air bnb to document their engagement session. Lauren has been a client of mine for the past four years (I have photographed her daughter since she was just 6 months old!) + has truly grown into...
Nina + Frank // An Elegant Detroit Wedding

Nina + Frank // An Elegant Detroit Wedding

It started like any true romantic novel. They met as kids, growing up going to family parties + spending holidays together, which grew into a strong friendship. Flash forward years later when they reconnected on the grounds of MSU. After awhile, their lifelong...