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

Sara & Andrew

An Anchorage Kentucky Engagement Session Like most engagement sessions this spring, it took several times of rescheduling before we got to shoot! The tough part was, Sara & Andrew live in Louisville so getting our schedules to match with a 3.5 hour drive involved was tough. But, it finally worked out and I was so […]

June 19, 2017


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Ashley & Chris

A Family Farm Engagement Session Ashley & Chris share a love for farm animals, especially horses. Actually, it’s how they met. Chris was shoeing a horse for Ashley’s friend and she ended up sitting to talk with him for 2 hours while he worked. They just clicked right away and before she left, Chris asked […]

June 13, 2017


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Krystia & Mike

A Downtown Newburgh, Indiana Engagement Session Krystia and I began talking about the man she would marry ten years ago and once I began my business she told me over and over I would be her photographer. Fast forward ten years and she’s getting married to the love of her life. I’ve met Mike briefly […]

June 1, 2017


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Madison & Emmett

A Lodge at Emerald Waters Engagement Session Emmett’s best friend began dating Madison’s best friend in high school so eventually, even though they were rivals from two small towns, these two began dating too. Now they are planning a New Years Eve wedding at the Grand Lodge and it’s going to be a super fun […]

May 29, 2017


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Jenna & Alex

Jenna needed a date to formal and all her friends told her to ask Alex. She did, they went, and a week later they were spending time together on his family’s farm. It’s a special place to them, so it was the perfect place to shoot! We started in downtown Murray first and they warmed […]

May 23, 2017


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