Project Beauty Kenosha III

Join us at the 3rd annual PROJECT BEAUTY MINI SESSIONS Saturday, April 10th, 2021 STUNNING PORTRAITS + AN IMPORTANT MESSAGE + A FUN EXPERIENCE Middle School and High School years can be some of the hardest years on our youth's self-confidence, self-worth, and self-love. I have joined the campaign of Project Beauty, started by Ohio photogra...
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Dreamy, Boho Backyard Wedding : Caitlin + Donny

If I could share every photo of their gallery with you, I would. If I could share the actual day with you, I would. Because it was all, so, b e a u t i f u l. An intimate autumn wedding at sunset and dusk, with all of the celebration right in their own backyard. The touches were so personal and breathtaking. It was an honor documenting Caitlin and...
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A stunning elopement celebration on the shores of Lake Michigan : Kenosha, WI

The shores of Lake Michigan, on a summer evening, with Emily & Matt. The best place to be. Traveling all the way from Michigan, the bride and groom met their families from both Wisconsin and Illinois, to celebrate their elopement in the coming days. It was a beautiful evening on the beach - the sunset, the family support, and e & m. Congratulati...
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An Intimate Ceremony in the Gardens of The DeKoven Center : Racine, WI

Caitlyn & Ryan had the most beautiful day for their intimate ceremony in the lovely gardens of The DeKoven Center. We captured some absolutely beautiful moments. With billowing clouds and sunshine, they had their closest friends and family by their sides to celebrate. Congratulations again, Caitlyn & Ryan! It was such a joy being a part of your spe...
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Project Beauty Kenosha . 2020

Join the campaign with Melanie Landro Photography to give our daughters the gift of making a real connection with their real beauty. As a Photographer, Mother to a preteen daughter, Aunt to two teenage nieces, and Volunteer Girl Scout Leader to several now preteen girls, my life has moved me to be a part of something so much bigger than myself,...
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A Joyful Winter Wedding in Wisconsin & The Covenant at Murray Mansion

I love the joy and love and celebration that surrounded Rachel and Nolan throughout their January Wedding in Wisconsin, and The Covenant at Murray Mansion.
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Capturing Love among the Autumn Colors : A Kenosha Engagement

These two had a beautiful, romantic and FUN autumn session with me. The moments and chemistry we captured among the beautiful autumn colors - s t u n n i n g. These two allowed themselves to have fun, be carefree, and were on fire in front of my lens. And I had so much fun capturing it all for them. Romance, love, laughter and some extra special po...
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Rich Autmn Colors & Romantic Young Love : A Couples Session in Natural Kenosha

Janae & Dustin were a joy to work with for their couples session. You'll see it was a session filled with lots of laughs - starting with a lost earring back & help from a stranger - and plenty of quite moments of love. A beautiful, richly colored, autumn session for a couple in love. See more from Melanie Landro Photography in the futu...
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Sweet Love + Lush Greens : An Engagement in the Arboretum

Lush greens, florals, and fragrant evergreens along private walking paths... romantic, sweet, and fun. A beautiful summer evening in Kenosha County's arboretum for Danielle & Ben's engagement session. See more from Melanie Landro Photography in the future by Liking our page on Facebook and Instagram. There's so much more to see. T...
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A Naturally Elegant Spring Wedding at The Covenant at Murray Mansion

It was an honor capturing Laura and Bruce's stunning, and sweetly loving, wedding day at The Covenant at Murray Mansion this spring. Laura and Bruce slowed down and soaked up every moment, the whole day long, with family and close friends by their side. It was fitting to capture such a beautiful and touching day in one of Southeastern Wisconsin's m...
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WHY You May Want to Consider a First Look

Doing a re-blog here on an important wedding topic I think a lot of couples wonder about as they plan their Wedding Day Timeline. I wrote this blog below over a year and a half ago, and since then I've had about 1,000 visitors to date stop by and read it. So I'm guessing it's on a lot of couple's minds and hoping & happy it's been helpful for some...
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Highschool Sweethearts + a Magical, Evening Sky. A Racine County Engagement Session in May.

An early spring engagement session for once high school sweethearts, that reconnected and fell deeply in love. A storm on the horizon made for a beautiful evening sky as Rachel and Nolan enjoyed the outdoors of Racine County. It was a joy capturing their session as the storm rolled in, and the winds picked up, it was perfect. See more...
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A Weekend of Inspiration & Lifting Up our Youth.

BEAUTIFUL PORTRAITS with a BEAUTIFUL MESSAGE They say there are two gifts we should give our children: one is roots, and the other is wings. I remember being a new mom and really “hearing” this saying for the first time. It stuck with me. The saying, “Be the change you want to see in the world”, has also always stuck with me. They don't just have...
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Don't Want a First Look? 5 Ways to Connect Before the Ceremony

Last year I wrote an article to help couples decide if having a "First Look" was the right thing to do for your own wedding, or not. (You can read it HERE.) I'm so happy to see that hundreds of you have read the article! I hope it's been helpful for most of you. A recent conversation I had with a prospective couple made me think about those of you...
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Kim + Noah : A Timeless and Joyful Engagement Session

A mix of light snow flurries and a cold breeze among the late fall leaves, made for a cozy and romantic engagement session for Kim and Noah. Their timeless style and joyful, fun vibes can be seen throughout their images. Take a peak into their classic engagement session at the beautiful DeKoven Center and Lake Michigan. See more from Melan...
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