I'm Joelle, an international Lifestyle and Wedding Photographer based in Chicago + Southwest Michigan. I'm also an educator and Photo Editor for photographers!

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Elena | Sawyer, MI

This girl turns 27 today! We celebrated by taking a few well-deserved birthday photos in Sawyer, MI and she killed it in front of the camera. Here are some of my favorites! Love your spunk, girl! Happy birthday! xo!

February 11, 2018

Portraits

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Sam + Daniel | A Mugsby Valentine’s

If you don’t know who Sam + Daniel are, you’re about to lose your mind over their cuteness. If you ever met them in person, you would lose your mind even more. I love these two so much and am so incredibly blessed to call them friends. Sam and I got our first apartment together […]

January 24, 2018

Portraits

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Announcing: Boudoir Sessions

Last week I photographed my first boudoir shoot and absolutely loved it. It made me realize that I would love to photograph more! There is so much empowerment that comes with boudoir. Seeing other women embracing their bodies and gaining more confidence in who they are is absolutely incredible. I’m thrilled to announce that Joelle […]

January 24, 2018

Portraits

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Kristine + Ken | Couple Photos

It’s no secret that I love working with couples from all over the world. Being the hopeless romantic that I am, it’s always fun to hear their love stories and be able to capture a piece of it for them. Kristine and Ken are no exception. They’re from the same town that I went to […]

January 10, 2018

Portraits

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The Best of 2017

When I look back on everything that has happened this year, it’s a little overwhelming. This year was filled with so much joy and love, and I was blessed to work with so many beautiful people. In a short recap, here are some of my favorite memories from 2017: I photographed Charles & Emily’s engagement […]

December 21, 2017

Engagement, personal, Portraits, Wedding

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