hello! I'm Makenzie!

I'm a wedding photographer and stationery 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

Jamonika & Shane

I had the pleasure of shooting Jamonika & Shane’s engagements this past fall and not too soon after, they asked me to travel to Jamaica with them for their wedding. I was already booked for a wedding on the same weekend so I wasn’t able to attend. They ended up finding an awesome photographer who […]

August 17, 2017

Bridals, Weddings

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Susan’s Bridals

A Murray State University Bridal Session Susan emailed me just a few weeks before her wedding and said she would like to do a bridal session! I always get so excited for Bridals! Since it was so hot outside she wanted to do them mainly indoors, so I suggested a few of my favorite indoor places […]

August 3, 2016


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I absolutely LOVE doing Bridal sessions! I could do them everyday! So I was really excited when Leann and her mom wanted to do one! Leann got a new job that took her to Texas, so we had to book her bridals on a day when she would be home. It happened to be the […]

September 11, 2015


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Chelsea’s Bridals

I’ve been waiting a long time to share Chelsea’s bridals! Since the wedding was this weekend, I can finally show you some of my favorites. Last September, I drove down to Mississippi to spend some time with Chelsea and her family. I’ve know them since I was five and they’re such a special family to me! […]

March 24, 2014


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Lindsey | Nashville, TN Bridals

Lindsey got married this past weekend to her love, Ryan so I can finally show you her bridal portraits. I met her at First Presbyterian Church in Nashville and it is such a gorgeous place! Check back soon to see their wedding post! My friend, Dianne, got this gorgeous shot! Love it!  

October 23, 2012


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