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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 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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After rescheduling their wedding and moving their venue due to COVID I think it’s safe to say that Kelsey and Austin were ready to get married! They had a beautiful (albeit WARM) wedding day at St. Ambrose University complete with gorgeous styling by Gracefully Vintage Events & Styling. We spent the day with all of […]

June 16, 2021

By Liana

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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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A Dubuque Engagement Session I had so much fun getting to know Brooke & Dalton at their engagement session last month! We had a freak cold front come through the Quad Cities and we were looking at low 30 degree weather and a quickly approaching rain storm. Brooke and Dalton decided to go ahead with […]

May 21, 2021

By Liana

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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

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A Spring Waterfront Convention Center Wedding | Bettendorf, Iowa I first met Sarah & Drew in person for their engagement session last summer, during the height of quarantine. Their pup Walter was supposed to come but was still recovering from surgery, Sarah wanted downtown vibes but everything was still very much shut down, and Sarah […]

May 10, 2021

By Cassandra

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In order to fully understand Isla’s crazy entrance into this world I first need to back up to mid pregnancy. We knew Isla was breech pretty early on. After attempting all the tips & tricks she remained head up and booty down. We decided to attempt an ECV procedure. If you aren’t familiar, it’s when […]

March 18, 2021

By Liana

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We had the privilege to join some of our vendor friends for a styled shoot at a local venue, the Bend Event Center. This gorgeous venue is located in East Moline, Illinois and newer to the Quad Cities area. Some of our favorite features this space has to offer is of course the floor to […]

March 8, 2021

By Liana