Carmel Cool Creek Park Fall Sunset Engagement Session // Toni & Miah

“Come live with me and be my love, and we will all the pleasures prove. That valleys, groves, hills, and fields, woods or step mountain yields.” // Christopher Marlowe

Toni + Miah’s engagement session at Cool Creek Park in Carmel last fall was a dream come true! Gorgeous fall colors, a stunning sunset, and a beautiful couple in love. I met Toni + Miah through my past clients Mackenzie + Casey where Toni was a maid of honor and Miah so graciously helped and drove a golf cart to help guests!

Miah took Toni to a restaurant in Cicero last September for her birthday. Or so she thought it was just for her birthday. It was there, surrounded by family and friends down by the water Miah got down on one knee and proposed to Toni. There were tears, hugs, laughter, cheers, and clapping. It was pretty sweet, I saw the video!

It was a magical engagement session and since I was already booked for their wedding day Toni + Miah decided to do an associate shooting package where I will have the beautiful, amazing, and talented Rachel Law of Rachel Susanna Photography come in and photograph their big day and I will edit them. I also photographed their engagement session but Rachel so graciously assisted me! It was a fun evening!

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Cool Creek Park is a wonderfully diverse park with woods, a creek, tall grass, and open grassy areas. We started Toni + Miah’s session in the wooded areas while the sun was still really high in the sky.

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Miah did a kick ass job picking out Toni’s ring. This ring is ridiculously stunning! I’m obsessed with it! Which is why I took tons of photos of it!

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After we finished up in the woods Toni + Miah did a quick outfit change and we went out into the tall grass with the sun setting behind us. These are some of my favorite photos from this session. The light was fantastic and I was obsessed with Toni’s dress, hardcore.

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Silhouettes for days!!

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Seriously, this sky was killer. Sunsets are great but when you have amazing clouds that scatter through a blue sky it’s just begging for a wide angle shot!!

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We finished up the session with an adorable couple on a bench and a very sweet kiss.

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Thank you so much Toni + Miah for having myself, Rachel, and my team be part of your special day! I can’t wait to see you on your big day and to see what Rachel captures of the two of you!! It’s going to be one heckuva day!!


Rachel also blogged her images from the session and you can check out that blog post here!


Carmel, IN

Toni + Miah

Current City | Atlanta, IN
Toni | Insurance Sales
Miah | Welder/Fabricator

The Wedding

Wedding Venue | Kelley Agricultural Historical Museum
Wedding Date | July 9th, 2016


Want to see more of Toni & Miah? Click the left photo for their rustic blush outdoor wedding!
Want to see more Carmel engagements? Click the right photo to see Alli & Rob's Carmel engagement session!

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