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Michigan Weddings wedding February 22, 2021 Beautiful Mackinac Island Wedding & Do It Yourself Makeup Tips

By Jamie May Photography: Beautiful Mackinac Island Wedding & Do It Yourself Makeup Tips   I had to take some time to blog about this beautiful Mackinac Island wedding!  This is the first time that Marie and I had the opportunity to photograph in Mackinac Island.  I did not remember the island at all, I …

Grand Rapids Wedding Photographer wedding July 30, 2020 Michigan Couples Planning a Wedding in the Midst of a Pandemic

By Jamie May Photography: Planning a wedding in the midst of a pandemic is not easy. It has been stressful, annoying, unknown among other adjectives!  I am a photographer in West Michigan, and I am going to share my personal experience with Michigan couples during the 2020 wedding season.  We are a few months into …

Coronavirus Grand Rapids Wedding Photographer wedding March 20, 2020 Coronavirus and Your Wedding

By Jamie May Photography: Let’s talk about the coronavirus and your wedding I cannot even imagine what brides and families are facing. Their perfect day, that has had so much planning, time ,and thought,  has been thrown a major curveball.  What are brides doing? Do we reschedule?  Change the guest list to accommodate? All the …

Michigan Weddings wedding February 28, 2020 The Insta, Prayerful, Fairytale Wedding

By Jamie May Photography The Insta, Prayerful, Fairy Tale Wedding When I sit down to write a blog, I never know what I am going to talk about so I title this blog  to describe the day.   We walked into a very friendly environment, with the groom’s mom giving us a hug, she lives …

muskegon wedding photographer wedding January 31, 2020 Helpful Tips When Having Children in Your Bridal Party

By Jamie May Photography: Helpful Tips When Having Children in Your Bridal Party Sometimes we attend weddings that have children in the bridal party.  It can be challenging because we all know sometimes these little people will not cooperate!   What I can guarantee is that these kids will have ups and downs that day. …

county park weddings Grand Rapids Wedding Photographer wedding January 28, 2020 County Park Weddings

By Jamie May Photography: County Park Weddings I always feel like I am in on a little secret when it comes to County Park weddings.  I have been to a small share of them over the years.  Here are some tips and tricks to County Park Weddings  There is a huge savings that happens going …

Grand Rapids Wedding Photographer wedding winter wedding January 28, 2020 Winter Weddings in Michigan

By Jamie May Photography: Winter Weddings in Michigan Winter weddings in Michigan can sometimes be a scary thought.  Our weather is so unpredictable from year to year, but in the winter we can usually count on dark days, cold temperatures and precipitation of some sort.  Every year we have a handful a weddings that brave …

kalamazoo weddings wedding January 22, 2020 Bridal Party Size | How Many People in the Wedding Party?

By Jamie May Photography: Bridal Party Size.  How many people do you have in your wedding party? This is a hard question for me to answer.    I photograph a lot of weddings.  The average amount of bridesmaids and groomsman is typically five on each side.   Cassidy and Joel had less than that to …

Holland Wedding Photographer wedding January 21, 2020 Pros to One Wedding Venue

By Jamie May Photography: Pros to One Wedding Venue Is it a good to have your wedding and reception at the same venue? My response to this questions is, YES! If you can pull it off, it definitely takes a stressful part out of the equation.  I would definitely look for a place that has …

Product Reviews July 1, 2019 Bridesmaids Gift and Boutique Review

By Jamie May Photography:  I was so excited when Bridesmaids Gift and Boutique asked me to review one of their products on my blog! I decided to try the Sip and Style combination because I often see these gifts at weddings.  The floral robes are very popular and always look so cute on the bridesmaids. …

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