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Blush and navy fall Planterra wedding in West Bloomfield, Michigan provided by Kari Dawson, top rated Metro Detroit wedding photographer, and her team. Their morning… Cynthia and Tommy both spent their morning getting ready, with their families, at Tommy’s family home. My assistant, Faith aka daughter extraordinaire, was smitten when she saw the two shuffle […]

This vintage blush Planterra summer wedding in West Bloomfield, Michigan provided by Kari Dawson, top rated Metro Detroit wedding photographer, and her team. Their story… Life has given Andrew and Linda a second chance at sharing life with their best friend, soul mate and true love. They have blended a family together and though their […]

Vintage black tie fall Planterra Conservatory wedding. West Bloomfield, Michigan wedding photography at the Planterra Conservatory provided by Kari Dawson and her team. Details… Marjorie sat on top of a kitchen bar stool while her sister, maid of honor, make-up artist got to work. Marjorie’s mother showed me where all of her details had been […]

Blush flowy floor length bridesmaid dresses in a variety of styles. Planterra wedding day bouquet in shades of pink and cranberry with lush greens and wrapped in silk ribbon.

A lush Planterra Summer Wedding! West Bloomfield, Michigan wedding photography at Planterra Conservatory provided by, top rated Michigan wedding and engagement photographer, Kari Dawson and her team. Jessica along with her mom, sister and the rest of the bridesmaids gathered on her mom’s bed and looked on as I styled her gorgeous details. All the […]

What I love most about Christopher and Mallory’s Spring Planterra Conservatory wedding is the depth of family and tradition that went into the planning. Christopher and Mallory just purchased their first home which is undergoing a remodel. They repurposed some wood that they pulled out of the house and used them for some of their […]

Spring Ann Arbor Engagement Session at the Law Quad with Kari Dawson Photography top-rated Ann Arbor wedding photographer. Kristi and Aaron flew in from Birmingham, Alabama for their spring Ann Arbor engagement session, with their fur babies, at the Law Quad. The law quad was the perfect backdrop to change things up from the earthiness […]

Fall Stony Creek Engagement Photos in Washington, Michigan by Kari Dawson Photography This is the perfect time of year to capture your love story with fall Stony Creek engagement photos in Washington. My calendar combined perfectly with Chere and Tim after their epic trip of a lifetime together. Not only did they get engaged in […]

Fall Stony Creek engagement photos in Washington, Michigan provided by Kari Dawson, top-rated Metro Detroit wedding photographer, and her team. Is there anything more romantic than Stony Creek engagement photos in the fall with the warm romantic sunset and lush colors around you? If you have been around a while you know I spend a […]

Heritage Park engagement photos in Farmington Michigan provided by Kari Dawson, top-rated Metro Detroit wedding photographer, and her team. Their style… I always prep my couples for their engagement shoots with tips on hair, makeup, outfits, etc. The goal is to choose a location that resonates with you on a personal level. Then add outfits […]