I'M SO EXCITED TO MEET YOU!
I'm Amanda! I LOVE a good cup of coffee + a Target run! I'm an Enneagram 6 and you can find me most days listening to My Favorite Murder while I work! I LIVE in active wear or black skinnies, but I also love putting on some falsies and hanging out with friends!
A few favorites!
+ That feeling when you make a homemade latte
+ All things fall (basic B)
+ Thrifting & flea markets
+ Vintage boho meets mod aesthetics
+ S'mores flavored anything
+ Sewing - my sister, Megan, has gotten me into quilting
WE'D BE A GREAT FIT IF:
You're down to walk through the elements for an epic shot
THE AKP EXPERIENCE
When you book me, you get my full attention. I am 100% invested in you and your fiancé and SO excited to be along for the ride as you plan to marry your favorite person in this universe! I am so much more than just a photographer who shows up, takes pictures, and leaves. By booking AKP, you are investing in a photographer who is going to not only serve you and deliver a gallery of beautiful pictures, but someone who is going to provide you with an unforgettable experience, and cheer you on along the way. I will be there every step of the way for you from the moment your inquiry hits my inbox, to planning details, the day of your wedding, and serving you and your family for years to come as not only a photographer, but as a friend!
On your wedding day, I am all hands on deck and am often fixing veils, pinning fallen hairs, bustling dresses, fanning trains and SO MUCH MORE. When you hire me as your wedding photographer, you are not just hiring any vendor, you are getting a friend who is going to yell, "YAS GURLL" during your bridal portraits to cheer you on. If I'm being entirely honest, I'll probably yell "nuts to butts" at least once to get the groomsmen's attention (it makes for the best candid pictures, I swear!)
By booking AKP, you're getting a friend who is ready to guide you and your fiancé + make you feel confident and comfortable in front of the camera. When you look back at your wedding gallery, you will FEEL the emotions by reminiscing your 'lived in' moments.
Amanda graduated from UWO with a degree in Dual Education | Elementary Education and started teaching 1st grade!
AKP was created! I was still teaching first grade and learning more and more about photography with every spare moment I had!
HOW IT ALL STARTED
Our first official wedding season! We had 8 trusting wedding clients and this is where everything all started! ended my last year teaching first grade!
I spent countless hours continuing to build AKP and learning more and more from other photographers! We took on more and more wedding clients!
We have served over 50 + wedding clients and HUNDREDS of lifestyle portrait clients.
We took on 31 wedding clients this year and opened our books for 2022! The sky is the LIMIT! I can't wait to continue learning, creating, and serving my clients!