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

Finding Balance

I started my business never knowing it would become my full time career. But here I am, over six years later, living my dream as a wedding photographer. In the mean time, we began trying for a baby. My business kept growing and growing but our family did not. Before I knew it, I was a […]

January 23, 2015

Makenzie's Thoughts

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Behind the Scenes

My 2014 wedding season was a great one…from engagements in DC to a beach wedding in Destin and many Kentucky ones in between! On the blog, you see a lot of pretty, but what you don’t see is what it takes to get those shots! Sometimes it comes easy and other times, it may be […]

December 26, 2014

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

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New Things This Summer

It’s time for a Fun Friday New Things post! This summer has been full of some changes for MLP plus I’ve starting using a few new things in my personal life. Here are some of the great things I’m currently enjoying! 1. Younique’s 3D Fiber Lash Mascara: My friend Kim started selling Younique make up recently […]

August 22, 2014

Makenzie's Thoughts

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I often battle with contentment…I think we all do in some way. I struggle with it in a lot of areas, but the one that has been constant for a long time is contentment in the wait for a baby. Somedays, most days lately, I’m content in the waiting that comes with adoption. Other days, […]

August 8, 2014

Makenzie's Thoughts

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Random Facts

Most of you know me as a photographer, but today, I thought it was time you learned some interesting facts about me! photo credit by my awesome friend Dianne Lisette Photography (2012) 1. I love to decorate! I’m pretty fond of our cute little house and I’m always looking for something new to add or […]

May 15, 2014

Makenzie's Thoughts, Personal

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