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Oakhurst Country Club Wedding in Clarkston, Michigan provided by Kari Dawson, top-rated Clarkston, Michigan wedding photographer, and her team.   Thier story… Katie was first drawn to Bryan because of his smile, tattoos, and his beautiful eyes that are two different colors! She gathered up her courage and walked across the gym and opened the […]

Blake’s Cider Mill Engagement Session provided by Kari Dawson, top-rated Southeastern Michigan engagement and wedding photographer. Michelle moved into a new condo and hired an alarm company just after moving in. After the installation Michelle had a question for her ‘alarm guy’ and the ended up on the phone with Matt for several hours. From […]

Stony Creek Metropark Engagement Session provided by top-rated Metro Detroit Engagement and Wedding Photographer, Kari Dawson. Sarah and Criag’s Stony Creek Metropark Engagement Session fell on a perfect fall afternoon full of glowy light and colorful trees. We enjoyed the perfect sunset while exploring the park and getting to know each other. Truth: Engagement Sessions […]

Fall Engagement Session at Paint Creek Cider Mill provided by Kari Dawson, top-rated Lake Orion Engagement and Wedding Photographer. Heather and Michael’s fall engagement session at Paint Creek Cider Miller is one of my favorites from this season. Michael and Heather chose to incorporate Michael’s classic pickup truck into their session. We got started with […]

Oak Pointe Country Club wedding in Brighton, Michigan provided by Kari Dawson, top-rated Ann Arbor wedding photographer, and her team. Wedding Day Vendors Photographer: Kari Dawson Second Photographer: Elle Ticula Church: Saint Mary Magdalen Venue: Oak Pointe Country Club Hair + Makeup: Tribute Salon Florals: Art in Bloom Cake: Wedding Cake Art and Design DJ: […]

Fall Stony Creek Metro Park Engagement provided by Kari Dawson, top-rated Metro Detroit Engagement and Wedding Photographer. Megan and Erik met through mutual friends at a fourth of July party. Their love eventually led to a proposal in Traverse City. I might be partial as a Michigander but I love our Michigan beach towns. I […]

Fall Engagement in the park provided by Kari Dawson, top-rated Metro Detroit engagement and wedding photographer. Fresh off a trip to Utah together Kim and Dan shared a date night exploring some of Downtown Detroit’s best. Dinner at Wright & Co and cocktails at Sugar House – can’t go wrong there! At home later, Dan […]

Grey and wine summer wedding at Petruzzellos in Troy provided by Kari Dawson, top-rated Metro Detroit wedding photographer, and her team. One of my favorite things about sharing Mitch and Julie’s wedding day with them is Julie’s candor. There were several times throughout the day that my internal dialogue was thinking exactly what Julie was […]

Meadowbrook Hall and Villa Penna summer wedding provided by Kari Dawson, top-rated Southeastern Michigan wedding photographer, and her team. Getting Ready… As I watched Cristina come down the steps of her parent’s home with her veil in place and holding up her wedding dress. Just beaming ear to ear; I couldn’t help but wonder if […]