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

Laura & Steven–Coaching Session Models

These two lovelies just recently graced my blog with their amazing New Year’s Eve Wedding! Now you get to see them again because they modeled for my latest Coaching Session! Laura and Steven were totally ok with only night shots for their wedding portraits, but because it was so cold, their guests were waiting, and […]

March 3, 2016

Coaching, For Photographers, Models, Weddings

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Carolina & Ethan

My favorite part of my coaching sessions is the last part of the day when we meet with up a couple to go over posing and shooting techniques. I always choose a past or current MLP couple to model for us and it’s so much fun! They have already been in front of my camera […]

February 25, 2016

Coaching, Engagements, Models

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Matt & Brooke

You may remember these two from their gorgeous wedding last May! I have thoroughly enjoyed photographing them for their wedding journey, so when I needed a couple to model for my recent coaching session, I immediately thought of Brooke and Matt. To no surprise, she jumped at the opportunity to have more pictures taken of […]

September 4, 2015

Coaching, Models

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Doing things out of your comfort zone is always a good idea. It stretches you and gets you outside of your box of normal. That’s just what Brooke and I decided to do. She is quickly growing in her modeling career and wanted to add something totally different to her portfolio! So, we decided on […]

May 27, 2015


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Pursuit Ladies

Something near and dear to my heart is Pursuit. It is a very large, nation wide group of female Christian creatives. I went to their annual conference back in 2013 and it was life changing. Pursuit really encourages small groups in our communities since the nation wide group is so big. In January my dear […]

May 20, 2015

Head Shots, Models

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