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Hey! I love it so much that you’re here! and welcome to my blog! I'm a Grand Rapids native, but now live in Lexington Kentucky! I am a your kentucky videographer and photographer.

With over 50 weddings and 4 years, I like to think i know a thing or two, because i've seen a thing or two. my main goal is to give you value and a time of guidance during your wedding planning. Myself and my high school sweetheart, Bryan are always here to help!

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Have you ever seen a wedding video and thought, “I want that for my own day!” But then when it came down to actually getting the film developed or transferring them onto digital media like an USB – something just didn’t feel quite right. What The Motion Books™ has done is created “the best way” […]

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The Motion Books™! The best wedding video book.

Resources for Couples, Resources for photographers, Videography

Find amazing Spots to Photograph on Your Wedding by your Michigan photographer
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Ever wonder how those amazing Spots to Photograph on Your Wedding that show up on your instagram are curated for wedding days?

5 tips to Find amazing Spots to Photograph on Your Wedding by your Michigan photographer

Resources for Couples

Grand Rapids Wedding Video

Hey! I love it so much that you’re here! and welcome to my blog! I’m a Grand Rapids native! I am a your Grand Rapids Wedding Video expert as well as photographer.

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Meet me! Your Grand Rapids Wedding Video Expert

Resources for Couples, Videography

The Pros of Booking One Wedding Venue
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The Pros of Booking One Wedding Venue are numerous. Convenience is a high priority for most engaged couples and their families. By booking only one venue, you can streamline many aspects of your wedding, including planning timelines and the communication of venue representatives. You can avoid scheduling conflicts and make sure that all of your […]

The Pros of Booking One Wedding Venue

Resources for photographers

Best Michigan Wedding Venues

The most beautiful venues and Best Michigan Wedding Venues are those that offer a mix of old and new. Everywhere you look the beauty of Michigan and the UP are unmatched. With wedding venues booking up quickly, it will still be easy to find your perfect wedding venue! Michigan Wedding Venues The War Memorial in […]

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6 Michigan Wedding Venues you should check out

Engagements

5 Steps to hiring your wedding photographer of your dreams
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Looking for a wedding photographer? Here are 5 Steps to hiring your wedding photographer of your dreams

5 Steps to hiring your wedding photographer of your dreams

Resources for Couples

Grand Rapids Wedding Video

My name is Allie VanNamen and I’m a timeless/film-inspired wedding photographer living it up in Lexington Kentucky! I am from West Michigan and would love to go home and be your West Michigan Wedding Photographer.

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Your film inspired West Michigan Wedding Photographer

Photography

West Michigan wedding videographer
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Hey hey! My name is Allie and I am originally from Caledonia, Mi! I am a wife to my high-school sweetheart, and a dog mom to two fur babies. I would love to be your West Michigan Wedding Videographer and be able to shoot near one of my favorite cities again.

Your fun loving West Michigan Wedding Videographer

Videography

Best bridal shower songs

And just when you think you have planned it all you realize you need the Best bridal shower songs! Who has time to carefully curate a playlist, or double check on Spotify and pray you find something that it good? Well now if you search Bridal Shower you’ll find me and my playlist! This will have the below songs that equal about 2 hours and 24 minutes in total, put it on shuffle and to loop and it should cover any bridal shower!

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2.5 hours of the Best bridal shower songs on a Spotify playlist

Resources for Couples

black barn vineyard and winery
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The family who owns black barn vineyard and winery has loved hosting family gatherings and celebrations on the picturesque 16-acre property for years, and now they want to share it with brides.

black barn vineyard and winery

Michigan Wedding Venues