As a born and raised Iowa girl, I have to give a shout out to these amazing Des Moines vendors, Aly Carroll, Shelly Sarver, Ephemera Design and so many more. They're the creative geniuses behind this Palm Spring-inspired elopement shoot, and I, for one,
Photographer Ian Christmass captured this - the backyard wedding of Lauren and Erick in Stockton NJ this past weekend. During the dinner, we were surprised by a herd of deer that appeared at the edge of the woods. The bride and groom graciously let me interrupt their meal to see if we could get a photo or two near the deer. The deer were quite jittery as we approached, so I didn’t expect that we would be able to get so close!