Category: Planning

Mackinac Island Proposal photographer

Planning a Photoshoot on Mackinac Island | Mackinac Island Photographers

January 6, 2023 / Planning

Mackinac Island has a charm that is unmatched by anywhere else I have ever photographed in the world. Its no wonder people are seeking Mackinac Island photographers for their summer vacation up north...

Traverse City Wedding Vendors

My Favorite Traverse City Wedding Vendors

November 29, 2021 / Planning

Figuring out where to start when planning for a wedding can be daunting. Thankfully, all it takes is a team of professionals to help relieve that stress and bring your wedding dreams to life. The hard...

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Tips For The Best Getting Ready Photos On Your Wedding Day

November 23, 2021 / Planning

The getting ready photos are first to be viewed in your beautifully curated wedding gallery. Although, this part of the wedding is often overlooked in aesthetics. Here are some tips to help your creat...

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Tips For A Successful Photo Shoot Including Your Dog

November 23, 2021 / Planning

When asked, "Can I bring my dog?" My answer will be an excited, "Yes!" My fur baby, Kovu, is the sweetest Texas Heeler who loves to run, jump, play, and knows quite a few tricks. She brings joy to...


Frequently Asked Questions

March 5, 2021 / Session Stories

I've compiled this list of frequently asked questions that you too may want answered before hiring Nicole Geri as your photographer. General Questions We feel awkward in front of the camera, do you ...

vintage desert elopement

The Best Seasons to Elope in Northern Michigan | Average Temperatures + Pros & Cons

February 12, 2021 / Planning

I may be biased but I don't think you can go wrong planning to elope in Northern Michigan. I grew up playing in the woods, biking to nearby lakes, and foraging for wild berries that surrounded my chi...

Northern Michigan Proposal

Northern Michigan Proposal Guide

February 10, 2021 / Planning

Northern Michigan Proposal Guide If you're planning to propose to the love of your life, I understand how overwhelming it can be trying to keep it a surprise, while still coordinating a "perfect" sce...

Northern Michigan Elopement

Northern Michigan Elopement Guide

February 10, 2021 / Weddings

Northern Michigan Elopement Guide Michigan is full beautiful locations in nature to choose to elope from. It could be a forested ceremony, a secluded beach wedding, a hike to the top of a dune for yo...

Vintage Desert Elopement

5 Tips For Beautiful Getting Ready Photos On Your Wedding Day

February 8, 2021 / Weddings

Tips For Beautiful Getting Ready Photos A lot will happen very quickly on your wedding day, from the time I arrive to start shooting until I leave with my cards full. These tips for beautiful getting...


Planning a photoshoot in Northern Michigan | My go-to locations that incorporate nature

April 26, 2020 / Planning

Planning a photoshoot in Northern Michigan. I hope this article inspires you and helps you while planning a photoshoot in Northern Michigan. I can't even fully express how incredibly fortunate I am t...