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Congratulations on your engagement! Now that you’ve said “yes” to forever, it’s time to capture the magic of this moment in stunning photographs. And what better place to do so than the charming city of Lexington, Kentucky? As a seasoned wedding photographer based in Lexington, I, Michelle Bordenkircher, understand the beauty and potential of this picturesque city for engagement sessions. In this guide, we’ll explore everything you need to know to make your engagement session in Lexington unforgettable.

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I’ve had the pleasure of witnessing countless couples exchange vows amidst the serene beauty of the Bluegrass countryside. Today, I’m excited to share with you some of the most enchanting horse farm wedding venues in Lexington, each offering its own unique charm and elegance. From historic barns to sprawling vineyards, these venues provide the perfect backdrop for couples seeking a truly unforgettable wedding experience.

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As the weather warms and flowers begin to bloom, it’s the perfect time to capture those precious family moments with a spring photo session! I’m Michelle Bordenkircher, a family photographer based right here in Lexington, and I’m thrilled to share some tips and tricks for making your spring family photo session a breeze.

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Hey there, lovely brides-to-be! It’s Michelle Bordenkircher, your go-to Lexington-based wedding photographer, and today, I’m here to let you in on a little secret that can transform your wedding day prep into an unforgettable experience: Airbnb. Yes, you heard that right – the cozy, unique spaces offered by Airbnb can be an absolute game-changer when it comes to getting ready for your big day. Let’s look at my top five picks in Lexington.

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Mom and dad snuggle together to hold newborn baby in rocking chair

This weekend I met Taniesa + Justin at their Louisville home for an in-home newborn session. I immediately loved this family’s calm and felt so honored to have been invited into their home to capture these precious memories.

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Mom and dad hold newborn baby in their home

Saturday morning I walked into Emily + Tyler’s Louisville home greeted by their son and lots of little toy cars. Welcoming a new addition to the family is a big change and such a special time for families, but I immediately felt welcomed into their home. Their son showed me his toys while mom and dad finished getting ready, and then big brother even helped with a diaper change! I was impressed.

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Capturing beautiful family moments through photography is my passion. As a Louisville-based family photographer, I understand the importance of not just the composition and lighting but also the choice of clothing in creating timeless portraits. In this blog, I’ll guide you through what not to wear to your family session, ensuring that your outfits complement the overall aesthetic and bring out the best in your photos.

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Wedding couples kisses hands.

Planning a wedding is a thrilling and intricate process, with every detail carefully curated to create a memorable day. As a seasoned wedding photographer based in Louisville, I’ve had the privilege of capturing countless love stories unfold. However, I’ve noticed some common mistakes that couples make when it comes to their wedding timeline. In this blog, let’s explore these pitfalls and learn how to avoid them, ensuring your special day is flawlessly documented.

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Mother holds newborn with older sibling in nursery

Jess + Rob’s in-home newborn session had to be rescheduled because of snow, but oh my goodness it was worth the wait! Thursday morning I traveled down from Louisville to Frankfort, Kentucky and I was so excited for this one. Being invited into someone’s home during this special time is such a privilege, getting to watch these moments from a front row seat is something that I don’t take lightly, and when I reached Jess and Rob’s home I felt welcomed immediately. They have a two year old son (who reminded me much of my own son!) and after chatting for a bit we all went up to the nursery.

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Couple Holds Ultrasound for Pregnancy Announcement

This past Sunday I met with Alexis & Eric at Beckley Creek Park in the Parklands for a very special session! Here in Louisville the temperature was only about fifteen degrees, but Alexis and Eric were all smiles the entire session – and for good reason! This special session was a pregnancy announcement session.

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