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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 Couples Session    If you missed it; a month or so ago we had a contest on Facebook where we gave away a Family Session and a Couples Session!  Paige and Craiton were our winners of that contest and we couldn’t be more thrilled! Though both Paige and Craiton are from the […]

May 31, 2020

By Cassandra

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A Quad Cities Engagement    I’m not sure if you could have asked for a more perfect engagement session then the session that we had with Sarah & Drew. Sarah told me before the session that she was a little nervous to have a two hour session where the focus was totally on herself and […]

May 30, 2020

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Des Moines Engagement Session | Waterworks Park | Iowa Wedding Photographer     I’ve known Mary basically my entire life (ok, since the 7th grade, but once you get into adulthood that’s basically your whole life!) and I was so excited to be able to document such a special time in her and Colton’s life! […]

May 12, 2020

By Cassandra

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Des Moines Engagement Session |  Waterworks Park  |  Spring Blooms Oh man, am I in love with Kelsey & Jake’s engagement session!!!  This is my absolute favorite time of year (BLOOMS!) and Waterworks Park in Des Moines is my all time favorite place to photograph with the blooms! Kelsey contacted me a month or two […]

May 8, 2020

By Cassandra

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On Christina’s way home from work she was listening to the radio and they were giving away tickets to see Trans-Siberian Orchestra a couple days later. She had always wanted to see them, so she decided to try to win the tickets, which she did!  She and Benjamin had planned for a night of leftovers […]

May 5, 2017

By Cassandra

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Emily and Tim are two of the sweetest souls I have ever seen.  I first met them at a consultation a few months ago, and I knew within 2 minutes that I loved this couple and wanted to capture their wedding day.  I was so happy when they contacted me and told me they wanted me […]

April 29, 2017

By Cassandra

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We have been full of engagement sessions lately!!  But I am not complaining.  🙂  Another 2016 Oh Snap! Couple; Kelli and Ramsey!  We headed out in the stifling heat for a dapper engagement session with these two beauts.  It was all love and laughter, and a great night.  October will be here before we know […]

June 21, 2016

By Cassandra

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I love these kids so much.   They came to me two and a half years ago for their annual family photos, and they’ve stuck with me ever since.  I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again; I LOVE it when families continue to let me capture their families.  Getting to watch your family […]

May 31, 2016

By Cassandra

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I’m so pleased to introduce you to another one of my 2016 couples: Allison + Phil!  These two are tying the knot in September, with a beautiful rustic wedding.  I met up with them and sweet Iggy at their family farm a few weeks ago for a fun; albeit cold engagement session.     Allison […]

May 16, 2016

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I’m happy to welcome sweet baby Ruby to the Oh Snap! family! She did so well with her session and didn’t mind relaxing in mom and dad’s arms through the morning.   We can’t forget about big sister too!  She is very loving with her little sis and loved patting her head and tummy and […]

May 2, 2016

By Cassandra