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

Thanks for stopping by the blog. This is where I share recent weddings and shoots, tips for brides, and tips for photographers.  


welcome to

the blog

the blog

Weddings

Kirby and Chris had an intimate wedding ceremony at Augustana College. Even though they didn’t get to celebrate in exactly the way they had planned, their wedding day was still so special and I’m glad I could be the one to capture it!

view post  »

Wilson Wedding

May 29, 2020

Weddings

Stacy and Austin had a simple and sweet ceremony in the church where they met. Although they didn’t have quite the celebration they planned, these two still got married! It was a joy to capture their big day.

view post  »

Whiting Wedding

May 27, 2020

Weddings

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!

view post  »

Salazar Wedding

February 4, 2020

Weddings

Even though it had been cold all week, Max and Jacy had a beautiful sunny day for their wedding. They had their ceremony at New Era Lutheran Church in Muscatine. I love how their burgundy color scheme matched the interior of the church. Their color scheme was accented with pale pink, navy, and lots of greenery.

view post  »

Petersen Wedding

November 12, 2019

Weddings

Rachel and Jeremy got married on a chilly fall day in Hopkinton, Iowa. These high school sweethearts had a rustic burgundy wedding and the perfect fall colors outside to celebrate their big day.

view post  »

Bacon Wedding

October 30, 2019

Weddings

I loved getting to be a part of Haley and Curtis’s wedding day! It rained most of the day, but we had a couple dry hours in between the ceremony and reception for pictures. The Figge Art Museum provided a beautiful modern location for the bridal party and bride and groom portraits.

view post  »

Olson Wedding

October 8, 2019

Weddings

Rachel and Cristian tied the knot at the Terry Trueblood Park Lodge in Iowa City. Cristian is a fisherman so they liked that they could be married on the deck facing the lake. The venue was also surrounded by trees and paths, perfect for pictures.

view post  »

Lemus Wedding

September 30, 2019

Weddings

It rained all day, but a little rain couldn’t stop Austin and Becca from having the best day ever! I loved their rustic design elements and all of the natural light in the venue.

view post  »

Miller Wedding

September 24, 2019

Weddings

Brianna and Ben tied the knot at St. Ann’s Catholic Church. Some of my favorite pictures from the day are the shots of the bridal party just hanging out and having fun before the reception. I also loved the wedding design that featured wildflowers and different shades of pink and purple.

view post  »

Arpy Wedding

September 4, 2019

Weddings

Maddie and Patrick started dating their sophomore year of high school. They’ve been together over 7 years and it was so much fun being able to document the start of their lives as a married couple!

view post  »

Woods Wedding

August 20, 2019

Weddings