hello! I'm Makenzie!

I'm a wedding photographer and stationary designer in Western Kentucky. Thanks so much for stopping by the blog! This is where you can see my latest shoots & weddings, get some advice, or see what it's like behind the scenes! I hope you stay awhile. 

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a series of blog posts just for brides!

dear bride,

Welcome to the MLP

A Big Change Around Here…

I’m not sure where and how to begin this blog post. I never imagined I’d be writing it at this point…but the time has come. Due to a lot of other awesome things in our lives, I am retiring from wedding photography. Wow. I’ve told a lot of people in our lives, but to actually […]

October 23, 2017

Business, For Brides, For Photographers, Makenzie's Thoughts, Personal, Weddings

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Mike & Krystia

A Newburg, Indiana Wedding This was THE sweetest day! It began with big hugs when I arrived. My dear friend, Krystia, was getting married!! If you know her, you know she smiles with her whole face and lights up any room she is in. She was giddy with excitement, but so relaxed and laid back […]

October 20, 2017


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Mimi & Andy

A Murray State Engagement Session They have known each other since daycare, but they didn’t really talk or acknowledge each other until high school when they started dating at 14 years old. I think there is something sweet about high school sweethearts. If you can go through all the life changes that happens in high […]

October 17, 2017


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Chris & Ashley

A Lodge at Emerald Waters Wedding I love when a wedding day feels like a family reunion. That’s just how Chris & Ashley’s day felt. Ashley came to Murray State all the way from Chicago and while she was here, she met Chris. A horse loving girl and a horse loving guy…the perfect pair. They […]

October 12, 2017


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Wesley & Taylor

A Garden Grove Event Center Wedding Mutual Weirdness Forever…that is Wesley & Taylor’s “motto”. They go together and balance one another in their unique personalities and it’s the cutest thing to watch! A few years ago, most of their friends never thought this day would happen. Taylor was dating someone else when Wesley realized he […]

October 4, 2017


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