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These are my favorite moments from the weddings I photographed this year. They’re the real, genuine ones. Not the photos where I gave direction or prompts in order to create emotion; these are the best examples of the work I intend to create even more of in 2019. Getting married on a Friday or Sunday […]

I ended my 2018 wedding season photographing Kailee & Dustin’s wedding in Effingham, IL and I wouldn’t have wished it any other way! There was rain in the forecast but that didn’t phase them at all. There were so many hugs & smiles on their day. What made it more fun was that my sister […]

I have no words for this session. So I’m going to let the photos speak for themselves. I’m so in love with how they turned out, we had such a fun time! I’d love to do a boudoir session with you, too! Email me at JoelleElizabethPhotography@gmail.com for all of the deets!

I met Nikki & David in college. When we got together for their engagement photos a couple of weeks ago, I was telling Nikki how I can’t remember much about how we all met but I do remember when they started dating and how well they fit together. It means so much that they asked […]

Hey girl hey! I’m really excited about this blog post because it gives you a lil’ inside look at my boudoir sessions! Here’s how the day unfolds: First, you’ll arrive to have your hair & makeup done by my awesome team. I include hair & makeup with every session (it’s complimentary which means it doesn’t […]

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