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BASED IN Grand Rapids MICHIGAN

kellie hetler photography

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Dallas Family Photography

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Families & Children

When planning our trip to Dallas this past month, one fun thing I had planned was a family photography session with our past bride and groom, Brent and Andrea….they just have three beautiful girls now! We looked all over for a location with some shade because it was so hot and sunny and found this […]

Grand Rapids Fine Art Maternity Photos

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Families & Children

Drew and Kelsey are expecting their newest sweet little miracle and I am beyond excited for them. In a family full of boys, we just had to love on momma a little bit during this beautiful time. We met at one of my most favorite fields near Grand Rapids for their maternity photos…I just love […]

Grand Rapids Family Session At Home

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Families & Children

This family session that I took near Grand Rapids at their home is one of my favorites… We were able to include sweet Rufus, their older golden retriever, and be comfortable in the family’s space. Being able to customize a photo session for a family is so, so special! I can’t wait to see how […]

Rockford Michigan Maternity Session

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Families & Children

There is this field in Rockford Michigan that is basically a unicorn so I was so happy that Erin agreed to have her maternity session taken there. The whole field is neutral and soft, making the subject stand out and their connection be the focus. I just love it. This little family of three is […]

Michigan In-Home Newborn Photos

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Families & Children

Newborn photos in home are becoming my favorite and this year I’m blessed to be able to take them all over Michigan. So many families are welcoming beautiful babies into their homes and being there to capture some of their first moments is so sweet. This cute little guy is Otto. I photographed his mom […]

Brooklyn Bridge Children Session

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Families & Children

This past summer we took a family trip to New York City (well…workcation for me but it was amazing nonetheless). While there, I just had to photograph my beauties on the Brooklyn Bridge for a fun children session. The background was stunning with great views of the city all lit up but I didn’t quite […]

Rockford Michigan Family Photographer

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Families & Children

This family session is one of my favorites. I love the family, their outfits, the light, the location…basically perfect! We met at one of my favorite parks in Rockford Michigan for their family session and I was one happy photographer! Helena, one of my best friends and the gorgeous momma to this tribe, picked out […]

Michigan Family Photographer

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Families & Children

Being a family photographer in Michigan can often times be tricky because of weather…especially in the fall. This year, autumn has blessed us with some stunning light but also some rain. The Mason family was fortunate enough to have scheduled their session on a beautiful day! I just love these images! For some reason, I […]

Grand Rapids Studio Family Session

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Portraits

This Grand Rapids family session is seriously the cutest with the most adorable outfits in a natural light studio that I love! So much pretty light streaming in through the windows and sweet little faces with smiles. Some days are just filled with so much joy! Oh my goodness, how cute are these twins?! Cuddles […]

West Michigan Fall Family Session

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Families & Children

Fall family sessions have been in full swing here in West Michigan and this session was one of my favorites! A gorgeous field, a beautiful family full of red hair and a momma who picks out the cutest outfits. We even had some sunshine pop out so it was basically the perfect day (you’d never […]

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