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Amanda and Jake’s engagement session in Bay City was so beautiful and extra special because of the meaning it had to their relationship. Amanda was working in the parts and service department of a marina in Bay City. One day, Jake’s boat broke and needed a new distributor cap. That day they met at the […]

Engagement

Amanda + Jake | Bay City Engagement Session

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Erin and Tim are celebrating their 10 year wedding anniversary this year! How incredible would it be to have photos of you and your spouse every year, every five years or even every ten years to see how you grow and change and to share with your kids and grandchildren?! This was the ultimate date […]

Portraits

Downtown Grand Rapids Anniversary Photos

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Megan is an incredible woman who is a medical student, volunteers in and around the community, works on her side hustle by selling Arbonne, and is constantly looking how she can serve others and make them feel good. She is truly inspiring. It was my turn to serve this woman and pamper her! When I […]

Portraits

Portraits with Megan

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At the end of Heaven’s session she said to me, “I have never felt so beautiful, especially in the photos with the blue ball gown.” You’ll be able to see her smile shine from within towards the bottom of this post. That is the type of feeling I want every woman to have. That is […]

Portraits

Portraits with Heaven

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Chelsea is a very successful dentist located in Bay City, Michigan who I’ve had to pleasure of knowing for several years now. She’s worked with my dad in the dental industry for a long time and has always been so nice to my family. Being able to give her a makeover, an awesome experience and […]

Portraits

Portraits with Chelsea

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Alyssa and Dalton’s wedding at the Planterra Conservatory was an absolute dream. I first met Alyssa and Dalton in college where we went to Northwood University together. They were student athletes on the soccer teams and I was photographing every game and event I could. We’ve kept in contact since college and I’ve watched these […]

Weddings

Alyssa + Dalton | Planterra Conservatory Wedding

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I had the pleasure of traveling to Lake Mills Wisconsin to photograph Ben’s senior photos. Ben is a senior at Luther Prep high school, a young man with a huge heart and my handsome cousin! Being able to spend the afternoon with him, my aunt and my uncle was very special. We began the afternoon […]

Portraits, Seniors

Ben’s Senior Photos in Lake Mills, Wisconsin

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My-oh-Maia! This senior photo session was so magical. For her senior photos, Maia wanted her photos to be taken with greenery backgrounds and with a body of water. What better body of water than Lake Michigan?! It’s one of my favorite locations to take photos at, so I wanted to plan something epic for this […]

Portraits, Seniors

Maia’s Senior Photos in Grand Haven, Michigan

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Jena and Cameron had such a beautiful, intimate wedding at the groom’s family home. They did such an incredible job turning the backyard into a wedding ceremony and reception venue – as you can clearly see! The day was filled with memorable moments including Cameron’s best man playing guitar for the ceremony and also during […]

Weddings

Intimate Backyard Wedding

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Alyssa recently started her own business specializing in custom invitations. As she was creating her website, social media platforms, and other marketing channels, she realized that she needed content to help promote her growing business. She reached out to me and I was excited to help promote her and her business! We began the day […]

Personal Branding

Alyssa Amez Design | Grand Rapids Brand Shoot