I'm Joelle, an international Lifestyle and Wedding Photographer based in St. Joseph, MI. I'm also an educator and Photo Editor for photographers interested in growing their business and living life more.
Photo by: Christine Skari Photography
Last weekend I married my best friend – (cue the applause, cheers, and congratulations)! I couldn’t ask for a more incredible husband. I’ve never felt more loved, taken care of, or appreciated by someone. We were in Jamaica all week, last week, and our time there was nothing short of rejuvenating. You may be a […]
Leah is such a sweetheart! I’ve known her for a couple of years now, and I’m continually impressed with her character. And, I’m so excited for her as she begins her Senior year! We took her senior photos at the Morton Arboretum in Lisle, IL. She was so wonderful and even scouted a few places […]
You know how every once in awhile, a stranger comes into your life and you just hit it off as if you’ve always known each other? That’s what it felt like when I met Elli for our 1-on-1 mentoring session. And I’m 99.99% sure that’s just how she makes anyone feel who comes into her […]
May was a really busy month for me. I graduated with my college degree in Photography, and it was my first month managing my photography business full-time. There were a lot of shoots, mentoring sessions, and editing services for other photographers, and I was loving it. But, halfway through the month, my sister and I […]
Engagement sessions can be so much fun, but half the job is just figuring out where to shoot. As a wedding photographer, nearly every engaged couple asks me for my suggestions on where to photograph their engagement session. The first thing I ask my couples when they’re struggling with a location is if there’s a […]