Just like tying the knot, blogging is forever!

As an established LGBTQ+ wedding photographer in Minnesota, I’ve racked up a whole load of experience in just about every wedding/elopement scenario you could think of. I can help you with any questions you may have on locations, how-to’s, ins and outs, wedding inspiration, planning or anything else you might want to know. Just think of me as your one-stop source of creative wedding photography and elopement info - shoot me an email and I’ll get back to you! 😉

This article provides some LGBTQ+ wedding photo ideas for you and your partner to consider. Try them as-is, or put your unique spin on them. Read more:


February 28, 2024

Queer Wedding Photo Ideas

Couple outdoors in their wedding dresses holding hands.

What’s the difference between a small wedding and elopement? In this article, I share my insights to help you decide how to celebrate your love best.

Elopements, Resources, Weddings

February 13, 2024

What’s the Difference Between an Elopement and a Small Wedding?

Reading vows at a small outdoor wedding.

Looking for inspiration for writing your LGBTQ+ wedding vows? This guide takes you through the steps and provides tips for making meaningful promises.

Elopements, Resources, Weddings

January 17, 2024

How to Write Your LGBTQIA+ Wedding Vows

Wedding vow books

Wedding traditions and trends are due for a makeover. Here are some practices to stop and some to do more of for a more inclusive wedding industry:

Podcast, Weddings

December 3, 2023

Wedding Trends I’d Like to See Stop in 2024

Couple holding each other during their wedding. They are wearing all white with a winter backdrop.

Ever wonder how vendors create safe spaces for LGBTQ+ folks? Here’s advice on making your wedding special from the perspective of a queer wedding DJ.

Podcast, Weddings

June 30, 2023

Wedding Advice From A Queer DJ

Discover the origins of heteronormative wedding traditions and alternative ideas for queer and straight couples alike. Make your love story unique! Read more:

Podcast, Resources, Weddings

April 15, 2023

Queer Alternatives to Heteronormative Wedding Traditions

Planning an LGBTQ+ wedding is challenging, especially when vendors don’t care about inclusivity and breaking traditions. Read more here:

Podcast, Resources, Weddings

March 15, 2023

Planning an LGBTQ+ Wedding

LGBTQ+ couple sharing a moment in front of a window.

Wedding vendors can elevate the experience of your big day. If you’re a queer couple, here’s why you should hire LGBTQ+ wedding vendors:

Resources, Weddings

February 1, 2023

Why You Should Hire LGBTQ+ Wedding Vendors

rustic wedding venue

The wedding industry needs to change so LGBTQ+ couples and guests feel safe, seen, and celebrated. Here’s why every wedding should be a little queer:

Resources, Weddings

January 13, 2023

Why Every Wedding Should Be A Little Queer

35 Places to Get Married Outside in Minnesota First of all, shout out to the hikers of Minnesota who have given me so many great ideas to share with you all if you are thinking about getting married outside in Minnesota. In all of my interactions with either elopement photographers or folks looking to elope, […]

Elopements, Weddings

April 20, 2022

35 Places to Get Married Outside in Minnesota