Kevin & Erika | Columbus Ohio Wedding Photography | The Venue

True to form this spring in Ohio….Kevin & Erika’s day started out cold, windy and rainy. But with their beautiful details, awesome venue and roll-with-it attitudes, you’d never know. Enjoy my faves from their big day!Dickens-2Dickens-3Dickens-4

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One of my most favorite First Looks.Dickens-8Dickens-9Dickens-15Dickens-17Dickens-18Dickens-19Dickens-20Dickens-23Dickens-38Dickens-40Dickens-22Dickens-25

Time to get marrrrrried!!

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Mr & Mrs!!!!!!! Woot wooooot!!!!Dickens-37

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Congrats guys!! What a beautiful day and I’m so glad I was able to be a small part of it! xoxo


KEVIN + ERIKA

Columbus, Ohio

:: FROM ERIKA ::

Your wedding day in 5 words :: Can’t do it in 5 – shared our love for each other with all the most important people to us.

Funniest moment :: Brother-in-law and mom kicking off dancing

Emotional memory :: Seeing the groom for the first time.

Advice for future Brides & Grooms :: Don’t sweat the details.

Do anything different :: Dance more!

:: FROM KEVIN ::

Your wedding day in 5 words :: Wonderful wedding despite whirlwind weather.

Funniest moment :: Grandmother confusing the wedding cake for a stack of plates and accidentally sticking her thumb in it.

Emotional memory :: Sharing secret notes with my soon to be wife before the ceremony.

Advice for future Brides & Grooms :: Keep it simple. The simpler the wedding, the less there is to stress over.

Do anything different :: DESTINATION WEDDING!

:: SONGS ::

First Dance Song :: Last First Kiss by Ron Pope

Father Daughter Dance Song :: Forever Young by Rod Stewart

Mother Son Dance Song :: What a Wonderful World – Louis Armstrong

:: VENDORS ::

ceremony & reception site :: The Venue at Dock580 www.dock580.com/venue/

florist :: The Flowerman www.flowermanflowers.com

DJ :: The Goody Two Shoes www.thegoodytwoshoes.com

paper/invite designer :: DIY

cake/dessert :: Whole Foods www.wholefoodsmarket.com/stores/upperarlington.com

Dress :: Maggie Sottero Belt :: Watters


And as always…a big huge thank you to my partner in crime…the talented Jenny Barnes. xoxo

She keeps me sane, on time, provides comic relief and great outtakes.

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June 1, 2016 - 1:16 pm

Maike - Oh man. That image of the bride looking down her shoulder is SOOOOOOOOO GOOOOOOOOOD!!!!! And then the first look [ahhhhh!!!], and that exit shot. Oh man. SO much goodness in this blog and their wedding! Love it.

June 1, 2016 - 1:46 pm

Caitlynn - I’m in love with this wedding and this couple. That first look is to die for. LOVE their bride/groom portraits. They’re such a cute couple! And that shot of the ring bearer and flower girl entering during the ceremony is perfection.

June 1, 2016 - 4:00 pm

shannon - really beautiful wedding! such a gorgeous couple!!
love the blues and look of this whole wedding. love love love all the photos!

June 1, 2016 - 7:49 pm

Bobbi - MEGANNNN!!!!! Every time I come to your blog I’m blown away. I love everything about this entire collection. You, AS ALWAYS, blow my mind. SENDING LOVE AND HIGH FIVES YOUR WAY!!!!

June 1, 2016 - 8:56 pm

kerri - Such a fantastic wedding!! And beautiful couple! I love the first look so much! Fantastic job capturing this special day 🙂

June 1, 2016 - 10:25 pm

Jenny - I got goosebumps looking at their grand first look. Wow! That dress + her in it = bridal perfection. Awesome!

June 1, 2016 - 11:31 pm

angie - Yes, that first look is beautiful!! So many amazing moments and beautiful portraits!

June 2, 2016 - 12:51 am

Jenny - Holy great job, Megan! That dress and the tulle. The use of light. The love and all those fuzzy feelings during that first look (agreed- LOVE that shot!!)- made me appreciate all the ground you covered that day. Holy Toledo. (Pun intended.) XOXO!

June 2, 2016 - 9:32 am

JennyBZ - I mean, that first dress shot is pretty AMAZE!! 😉 this was such a great wedding! One of my fave first looks!! So so emotional! You are amazing my dear friend, it’s such an honor working with you every weekend! Fab fab job capturing this gorgeous wedding! Big love. xx

June 2, 2016 - 4:18 pm

Abbey - EVERY SINGLE PHOTO IS PERFECTION!! Megan you are just KILLING it lately!!! Obsessed with the detail shots, solo bride and groom portraits, bridal party shots .. Just everything!

June 2, 2016 - 7:24 pm

Destinee - These are amazing! Those images from their first look are Perfect! What a beautiful couple. I love Erika’s dress. Everything about these images are spot on!

June 3, 2016 - 12:32 pm

Joanna - You always seem to catch the essence of their love. Beautiful!

June 5, 2016 - 9:17 am

Natalie - GORGEOUS!! GORGEOUS!! GORGEOUS!!! That shot by the blue doors is my favorite!! So intimate and lovely!

June 5, 2016 - 6:25 pm

Karen - Megan, what a fantastic wedding you shot! I am cray about all of the blue accents in the photos- the bride is so gorgeous. The grooms face when he sees her on the stairs if just the best. Loved this wedding!

June 6, 2016 - 7:55 am

erin s - Megan, this wedding looks sooooo fun! You ladies rocked it! I am obsessed with every photo. You hit it out of the park – fab work as always!

June 6, 2016 - 11:30 am

Zach and Sarah - Ok, ok, ok, you’ve outdone yourself again. The lighting is awesome in every shot. Her dress is stunning. Great job on all these!

June 13, 2016 - 10:23 am

Megan - AYKM. Megan, these are beautiful. They are beautiful! Her dress. His look. Just wow.