Hello and welcome. I'm Gigi! I'm a wedding and portrait photographer based in Eastern Iowa.

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Jake and I had a great vacation in Charleston! I loved seeing and taking pictures of all the cute and colorful houses.

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Our Charleston Vacation

February 17, 2020

Lifestyle

Betsy and Shane had a small and simple wedding ceremony. I loved their winter color scheme and getting to capture some pictures in the snow!

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Salazar Wedding

February 4, 2020

Weddings

After your wedding day is over and you have all your beautiful pictures in an online gallery, the next step is to consider a a wedding album. Albums make a great keepsake and are a beautiful way to look back on your big day.

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Your Wedding Album

February 2, 2020

For brides

In which season should you get married? In this post, I’ll discuss the pros and cons of getting married in each season.

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In Which Season Should You Get Married?

January 14, 2020

For brides

I loved getting to capture this adorable little family in their home! We were able to get some newborn pictures and some group shots too.

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Fallon Family

January 3, 2020

Families

Choosing a session location is hard! Here’s a guide to give you an idea of some popular locations that I’ve shot at before.

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Location Guide

January 3, 2020

For brides

2019 was a great year! Even though business was a little bit slower, I was still able to be a part of 13 weddings. Besides just weddings, I loved taking lots of family and maternity pictures. It was especially fun to capture some of my own family members and good friends.

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2019 in Review

January 2, 2020

For brides, Lifestyle

All of my wedding packages include me as the main photographer, with the option to add on a second shooter. Here are 3 reasons why you should consider adding a second photographer.

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Should You Have a Second Shooter?

December 11, 2019

For brides

I just got back from spending the weekend in Ohio visiting one of my best friends/former college roommate. I’m so happy I was able to take these sweet maternity pictures for her and her husband.

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Bethany and Joe Maternity

December 9, 2019

Families

I had a fun afternoon with Maddie and Tim! I loved chatting with these two and discovered our mutual love of sushi, Gilmore Girls, cats, and bike riding!

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Maddie and Tim Engagement

November 25, 2019

Couples