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We are Sandra & Liana!  A Midwest photographer team based out of Iowa.  We are photographers, girl moms, and iced coffee connoisseurs!  On our blog you can find all of the love stories that we have been honored to document, as well as engagements, families, tips for brides, and a glimpse into our lives!  Feel free to dive right in or you can use the categories on the right to find exactly what you are looking for!

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A Lakeside Backyard Wedding in DeWitt, Iowa Claire & Ryan originally had a big traditional wedding planned, but eventually decided on a small intimate wedding in Ryan’s favorite place in the world; Claire’s Dad’s backyard. Claire’s dad lives in possibly the coolest place in the Quad Cities… a small private community with acres and acres […]

October 7, 2021

By Cassandra

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Parker Run Vineyard Wedding | New Windsor, Illinois Angie & Kyle were married on a gorgeous September day out at Parker Run Vineyards. We weren’t sure if the weather was going to hold out for their outdoor ceremony. The skies were dark and cloudy and even the intermittent rain drops. But as luck would have […]

September 27, 2021

By Cassandra

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Rapid Creek Cidery Wedding | Iowa City, Iowa Michelle and Aric were married on quite possibly one of the hottest of August days!!! The sun was shining bright and the heat index was climbing steadily. They were supposed to have an outdoor ceremony on the lower patio at Rapid Creek Cidery but decided on a […]

September 10, 2021

By Cassandra

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Oak Hill Farm Wedding | Galena, Illinois I remember chatting with Emily over a year ago about her vision for her wedding. She told me that she chose Oak Hill Farm because it was basically everything she could ever imagine or dream for her wedding. She loved animals and knew that she would love being […]

July 21, 2021

By Cassandra

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A Quad Cities Wedding Erin and Isaac were married this past Saturday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Davenport, Iowa. Both Erin and Isaac are currently in school at Palmer so they chose to get married in the Quad Cities where they are currently located! My favorite thing from their wedding day has got to […]

July 15, 2021

By Cassandra

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A Quad Cities Waterfront Convention Center Wedding | Bettendorf, Iowa Not everyone gets to marry their high school sweetheart, but even fewer get to do it TWICE! Hailey & Jake have been waiting to celebrate with their family and friends for two and a half years!!! They were supposed to have their big celebration last […]

July 7, 2021

By Cassandra

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A Quad Cities Wedding | The Bend Event Center Madison and Austin had the most perfect wedding day this past Friday at The Bend Event Center! Originally Madison and Austin were supposed to tie the knot last November but due to COVID they opted to reschedule their wedding for this June. They had a colorful […]

June 23, 2021

By Cassandra

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An Iowa Destination Wedding | Barn at Bunker Hill Who would’ve thought that the rolling hills of rural Iowa would become the backdrop for Olivia & Palmer’s love story; but it now plays one of the biggest roles in their forever memories!! Olivia & Palmer are junior high sweethearts after Palmer FINALLY got up the […]

June 3, 2021

By Cassandra

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A Seattle Area Engagement | Snoqualmie Pass, Washington What an absolute dream it was to capture Amanda & Victor’s engagement session! We had to think on our toes since every single plan that we made for their session location fell through. Amanda really loves Mt. Rainier (and also lives pretty close by!) so we thought […]

May 22, 2021

By Cassandra

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The Barn at Fairview Acres Wedding | Biggsville, Illinois Chelsea & Thomas were ready to tie the knot on Sunday at their boho chic wedding in Biggsville, Illinois. We had been watching the radar all week in hopes that the rain would hold off for their big day, and it looked like we just might […]

May 19, 2021

By Cassandra