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We are thrilled to share this beautiful Detroit engagement session between Josh and Mallory. A beautiful couple who wanted the city to be in the background for their special shots, as Detroit holds a special place in their hearts. The vibrancy and history of Detroit served as an amazing backdrop for their photos! The two […]

Josh & Mallory’s Detroit Engagement – Liv in the Moment Photography

May 25, 2023

Dan and Melissa’s engagement session t Stony Creek Metropark, was one of a kind. Every little moment; from their first moments opening gifts during a romantic picnic, to the last sunset rays over the horizon, it was truly special and full of love. I was honored to be part of this emotional journey as they […]

Dan & Melissa’s Engagement Session – Liv in the Moment Photography

May 16, 2023

For as long as I can remember, I’ve wanted to do a couple’s shoot for my parents. But as it goes, life and work got in the way. There was always another session, another consultation, or someone else’s photos waiting in my editing queue. Thanks to 2020….I had quite a few more openings in my […]

42 Year Anniversary Photoshoot – Lake Orion, Michigan

November 24, 2020

5 Reasons Why You Need Detroit Engagement Photos As Taylor Swift herself once said, “I love my hometown as much as Motown”. Luckily for me, Motown is my hometown! Filled with world renowned museums like the DIA, home to the infamous Diego Rivera Industry Murals, and a cultural center for music, dancing, and food, Detroit […]

5 Reasons Why You Need Detroit Engagement Photos

September 18, 2020

I know, I know. The majority of my engagement sessions this past summer were shot at Stoney Creek Metro Park. I can’t help that this park is the perfect location! Stephanie and Dean wanted romantic, outdoorsy vibes on their shoot so where better to go than Stoney Creek? At their pre-session consultation, Stephanie told me […]

Moody Romance, Stoney Creek Metro Park – Engagement Session

October 17, 2019

They love to play cards. Their bedtime is 9 p.m. They love music about love, exploring little towns, and hanging out in coffee shops. These are my kinda people. Chad and Eileen were such a pleasure to work with. Not only do we have a lot in common (as mentioned above), but I love a […]

Engagement Session Picnic at Stoney Creek Metropark

October 11, 2019

You know what they say…there’s a first time for everything. Well, this was the first time I’ve ever literally gotten ants in my pants on a photoshoot. And if I had the chance to do it all again I would say, “heck yes!!”   “I knew I liked them the second they told me their […]

Adventure is Out There, Stoney Creek Metropark – Engagement Session

September 25, 2019

These two are such happy, funny, positive people and I genuinely had so much fun with them on their shoot! As you’ll see in some of the rooftop photos, Omais and Carly aren’t afraid to get a little silly and carefree. Omais keeps Carly laughing constantly, and Carly take such good care of him. They […]

Urban Golden Hour, Detroit Michigan – Engagement Session

August 21, 2019

It rained. And it rained a lot. On the day of their scheduled shoot, I texted Matt and Olivia to see if they wanted to reschedule. They decided to risk the rain, so I packed up my umbrellas and we all headed out to Stoney Creek Metro Park.   I’m so thankful they chose to […]

Rainy Romance, Stoney Creek Metro Park – Engagement Session

August 7, 2019

Megan and Steve have the sweetest ring origin story I’ve ever heard. Steve custom designed Megan’s engagement ring with a blue stone that came from a ring grandmother gave her in high school. Surrounding the blue stone, are gems from Megan’s mother’s wedding ring. If that’s not the sweetest thing you’ve ever heard then I […]

Picnic in the Park, Rochester Hills Michigan – Engagement Session

July 31, 2019