2016 Highlights

I went back though this past year’s work and selected some of my favorite images. Out of over 120,000 images I’ve created in 2016 here is my year in review in no particular order. All of these were taken with Fujifilm X-Series cameras.

Spring Snow Storm DAC

Sara & Mark planned their spring ceremony & reception at the Detroit Athletic Club. Michigan responded with a snow storm. There are few places better to be trapped in than the DAC and I we had all the right conditions to create this snowing GIF.

Romance & Glamour In Detroit

Stephen and Rachelle met in New York City but now call Detroit’s Broderick Tower home. They chose to not have a wedding party. This resulted in more time for photos, fewer distractions and a more editorial style. Ceremony at Detroit’s Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church. A Reception followed at the Detroit Athletic Club. This wedding was …

Mcgregor Center – Ford Piquette Plant

Downtown Detroit Wedding at Wayne State University. HelĂ©ne & Alex got ready at the Inn on Ferry Street before their wedding. A ceremony was held on Wayne State’s campus inside the Mcgregor Center which was designed by world famous architect Minoru Yamasaki. That evening a reception was held at the historic Ford Model-T plant on …

Detroit’s Scarab Club, Art Gallery

Katie & Adam had their ceremony and reception at the historic Scarab Club art gallery in Midtown Detroit, just behind the DIA. The Bride made their paper flowers out of copies of letters the couple had written to each other over the years. Scarab Club Wedding Images in this post were processed with the “Hipster”, …

Midtown Detroit Springtime

Jon & Lily brought me to Detroit’s Midtown on a tour of their favorite hangouts for engagement photos. They met in Chicago but now call metro Detroit home. We lucked out and got the first nice spring day for this session. Look for the gif made from photos inside Great Lakes Coffee Roasting on woodward. …

Detroit Elopement

Ben & Megan eloped months before but still wanted wedding-like pictures. I worked with the couple in planning this Detroit story-session. The rain held off as we ran all over the city. We started at their house, got ready between Royal Oak-Berkley-Ferndale, then did photos in Detroit’s New Center, Campus Martius, down by the river …