Posts Tagged ‘Shawnee Mission Park engagement photos’

Lua + John | Shawnee Mission Park engagement session

May 10th, 2011

Lua and John were a blast to work with and we got a gorgeous day for their session last week. Shawnee Mission Park remains one of my favorite places to shoot and again it didn’t disappoint – maybe beyond the sudden infestation of ticks in the more lushly vegetated areas of the park. I think […]

 

Lua and John were a blast to work with and we got a gorgeous day for their session last week. Shawnee Mission Park remains one of my favorite places to shoot and again it didn’t disappoint – maybe beyond the sudden infestation of ticks in the more lushly vegetated areas of the park. I think we all escaped unscathed after taking a few minutes to brush off our jeans…hey, it’s one of the hazards of the job 🙂 These two have such a fantastically natural connection and it really showed throughout the session. They’ll be getting married before you know it – August – and you’ll see their smiling faces right back here on the blog!

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Kelsey + Dean | Shawnee Mission Park and Country Club Plaza engagement

May 3rd, 2011

Kelsey seriously has the MOST infectious smile and laugh I’ve ever seen. I mean, look at her! She is SO adorable. And SO obviously enjoying every minute of her engagement session with Dean – which we shot last Friday morning at Shawnee Mission Park followed by a brief round at the Plaza – including the […]

 

Kelsey seriously has the MOST infectious smile and laugh I’ve ever seen. I mean, look at her! She is SO adorable. And SO obviously enjoying every minute of her engagement session with Dean – which we shot last Friday morning at Shawnee Mission Park followed by a brief round at the Plaza – including the walk along Brush Creek, where she and Dean were engaged. As you can also see, light is QUITE gorgeous in the morning, so ladies and gents, keep morning sessions as an option as things heat up this summer (it’s usually much cooler than evening)! In Kelsey and Dean’s case, we switched to a morning session to avoid forecast 40mph wind gusts that afternoon. (and boy was the forecast right – but we had gorgeous light breeze for the morning!) Guys, I’m excited to travel to Hutchinson to shoot your wedding this summer! 🙂

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Molly joined in for a few shots!
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Country Club Plaza Kansas City engagement photography

Country Club Plaza Kansas City engagement session

I have other versions of this shot – but the wink…HAD to blog it. LOVE it!
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Rebecca and Alex: Shawnee Mission Park Engagement Photography

February 10th, 2011

Rebecca and Alex were the second snowy engagement session I shot just a few hours after Jen and Jeremy’s session below. We went country for this one, though, and shot at Shawnee Mission Park. I warned these two the snow would be deep in spots (I went up to my knees in snow numerous times!), […]

 

Rebecca and Alex were the second snowy engagement session I shot just a few hours after Jen and Jeremy’s session below. We went country for this one, though, and shot at Shawnee Mission Park. I warned these two the snow would be deep in spots (I went up to my knees in snow numerous times!), but they were actually excited about it – and I found out why. Alex, a South Carolina native, took his FIRST EVER sledding trip down a hill during our shoot! Thank you to the kind strangers who lent us the toboggan for a few minutes. I thought it would make for a great shot (which it did!), but I had no idea Alex had never been sledding!

We continued to shoot until everyone was frozen; and I realized two things: a) these two have one heckuva connection and b) I don’t know why more of my couples don’t want to shoot during the winter. Yes, it’s cold, but when else do you get landscapes like THIS?

We broke the ice with the aforementioned sledding (no pun intended; at the bottom of the sledding hill was a frozen pond!)
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Shawnee Mission Park Kansas engagement photos

Shawnee Mission Park Kansas engagement photographers

Yes, another snowball fight erupted (what would you expect?) – as well as a game of football that turned into a full-on tackle by Rebecca (for brevity’s sake, you’ll have to trust me on that one, the shots are hilarious!)
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Shawnee Mission Park Kansas engagement photographer

Shawnee Mission Park Kansas engagement photos

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Carly + Chad: engaged | Shawnee Mission Park

November 10th, 2010

Carly and Chad have so much love and laughter going on between them, they are SO easy to shoot. They required little to no direction – just pure interaction. I LOVED working with them!! And at one of my absolute favorite spots in town for engagement sessions – Shawnee Mission Park. I have a feeling […]

 

Carly and Chad have so much love and laughter going on between them, they are SO easy to shoot. They required little to no direction – just pure interaction. I LOVED working with them!! And at one of my absolute favorite spots in town for engagement sessions – Shawnee Mission Park. I have a feeling (just a hunch!) that I’m going to love working with them again for their wedding – on what will undoubtedly be one of the most popular wedding dates of 2011, 9-10-11!

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