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

Kinsey & Cory

A Murray, Kentucky Engagement Session I first met Kinsey when I photographed her friend Allison’s wedding and then a few months later when I shot her sister’s wedding. Now it’s her turn and it’s so exciting! Since Kinsey knew things booked so far out, we began talking before Cory actually proposed.  As soon as he […]

November 13, 2017


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Caitlin & Jonathan

A Primm Hill, Tennessee Engagement Session I’ve known Jonathan for about as long as I’ve known my husband. He is a dear family friend and was around for the beginning of Brett and I. He watched as we dated, was an usher in our wedding, housed us leading up to Gracen being born in Nashville, […]

November 2, 2017


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Victoria & Keaton

A Family Property & Lake Barkley Engagement Session I can’t believe I’m posting this now. Brett’s little brother was only 10 when we started dating. He was the typical little boy who giggled at bodily functions and thought his big brother was the coolest. We have watched him date and experience heartbreak but now he […]

October 24, 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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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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