Tips for choosing the best outfit for photos!

September 21, 2020

It’s the daunting question, “WHAT SHOULD WE WEAR?!” Everyone thinks about this before their photo session, but most do not enjoy the process of figuring out the answer. So let me try to help you out by walking through my own process of choosing outfits for photos. Here’s a few tips to get you started.. […]

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When it comes to your wedding day, INCLUDE THE DOGS! Mason + Mikayla love their dogs, the outdoors, and being active. (My favorite kind of couple!) So, of course, their wedding day included all of the above at Jester Park Lodge! It was a perfect September day for an outdoor wedding! And as Mason said […]

September 9, 2020

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Alex + Katie | Intimate Colorado Mountain Wedding

September 4, 2020

Alex gave Katie his cell phone number, and she sent him a text. He responded “Holler at your Boi,” which turned her off so she stopped talking to him. Several weeks went by and he turned her down multiple times to hang out, and then they finally met up after a Royals playoff game in […]

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Cody + Jacee are the sweetest and most laid back couple EVER! Celebrating their marriage with their family and friends was so much fun. The entire day was full of smiles, laughter, joy, and a few beers! These two are loved by so many people, but that’s because they have the biggest hearts and love […]

August 13, 2020

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Jake + Kenzie | Intimate Backyard Wedding

July 20, 2020

When your relationship begins in 4th grade you’ve basically been waiting your entire life for this day! These childhood sweethearts have the sweetest love. The entire evening Jake + Kenzie had the biggest smiles on their faces because they were finally married, husband and wife. Pure joy! Jake and Kenzie planned the most perfect + […]

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Ice cream + jeep rides with the top off, that’s my kind of Iowa summer night! And it was a race between Andy + Rebecca and Iowa’s humidity to see if more ice cream would end up melted on the ground or eaten. We had so much fun! These two have known each other since […]

July 14, 2020

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Mason + Mikayla | Ledges State Park Engagement Session

June 10, 2020

When I met Mason + Mikayla last November we talked all about how they enjoyed being outdoors, going on adventures with their dogs, and they were super laid back and easy to get to know. (They even met up with me at Starbucks in sweatpants, so I knew we were a good fit!) When discussing […]

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WHAT DO YOU ENJOY DOING TOGETHER?! Think of an activity you love doing together as a couple, or family, and let’s go with that for your session! (Don’t worry, we’ll still get the “mantle worthy photo” too.) If you want to get those “in front of the camera jitters” out, and feel comfortable on the […]

June 8, 2020

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Will + Jessica | Madison County Winery Wedding

May 28, 2020

It’s hard to put into words the beauty of Will + Jessica’s wedding day at the Madison County Winery. There were so many special moments throughout their entire day. The first look Jessica had with her grandpa and wearing her grandmother’s earrings. The letter Will still had that Jess wrote to him after their first […]

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Wedding Photo by C-Star Photography “Establish your values for your wedding before you ever begin planning, and let everything that doesn’t aide your values go.” It’s not a secret that if you’re planning a wedding, or rescheduling a wedding right now, that it is a little difficult. You’re now having to consider things like Plan […]

May 19, 2020

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