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I'm April, a wedding and portrait photographer; serving those who want joyful and authentic portraits, in Port Huron, MI, Detroit, and beyond. 

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High School Seniors





Shauna + Grayson: Columbus Park Winter Couples Session

Light and fluffy snow + sunshine is the perfect recipe for a gorgeous photo shoot! Luckily, Shauna and Grayson were willing to brave the cold and I think it was worth it! <3 Although it was sunny, it was absolutely FREEZING; but Shauna and Grayson didn’t let that stop us from having fun. They were […]

February 9, 2021

Couples, Portraits

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Winter Engagement Session

When you plan a winter engagement session in Michigan you usually expect snow, but unfortunately for Brittany and Stephen their was no snow until the night after there session. Just our luck… We originally scheduled their engagement pictures for January 9th but when Friday came, and the little snow we did have was mostly melted, […]

February 5, 2021

Couple posing in the woods


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New Camera + Fresh Snow = Winter Fun!

Every year, in January, I get what I call the “winter blues.” My Instagram and Facebook feeds are flooded with photos from professional photographers in the south who still have beautiful scenery and greenery. Whereas, here in Michigan… the grass is dead, the skies are most always gray, and often the windchill makes going outside […]

January 29, 2021

Young girl walking though the woods in winter


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Snapshots: Past, Present, and Future

In September of 2014 I made a leap to register my business, ADF Photography, as an official business. It was the scariest thing! I was making the change from photographing friends and family members to working with clients, charging for sessions, and figuring out how to do business paperwork. To say I was terrified is […]

October 9, 2020

Personal, Portraits

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Memphis High School – Carina

Meet Carina! Carina is a senior at Memphis High School who enjoys ballet, lyrical dance, painting and drawing. She also loves fashion, especially vintage clothing, which is evident in the first two amazing dresses from her session. When she graduates from high school, Carina plans to pursue an art degree with a focus in illustration. […]

October 15, 2019

High School Seniors, Portraits

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Marysville High School – Jessica

I have known Jessica for almost 7 years now. When she first contacted me for senior pictures, I couldn’t believe it! The first thought I had was “how could the little Jr. Higher that I knew be graduating?” I met Jessica when I started working at the Marysville Library back in 2012. She was in […]

September 25, 2019

High School Seniors, Portraits

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Marysville High School – Hunter

Hunter is a Marysville High School senior and captain of the Marysville Viking Varsity Hockey team. He has been skating since he was 3 years old and started playing hockey when he was 5! Hunter has played center the last four years and will play center again for his senior year at Marysville. Over the […]

September 9, 2019

High School Seniors, Portraits

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Princess Ava

You may remember Ava from her 5 year old session in December. She was featured in my very first blog post! Ava is one of those people who’s smile can light up a room and I love working with her! I met Ava and her mom in Port Huron one night in August for Ava’s […]

September 4, 2019

Couture, Portraits

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Princess Kendall

I think the first time I met Kendall was three years ago when I had the privilege to photograph her parents wedding in March of 2016. One of my favorite moments of their entire wedding was seeing Kendall watch her mom and dad dance for the first time as husband and wife. She stayed on […]

September 3, 2019

Couture, Portraits

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Princess Loralei

“When we are children we seldom think of the future. This innocence leaves us free to enjoy ourselves as few adults can. The day we fret about the future is the day we leave our childhood behind.” -Patrick Rothfuss One of my favorite things about a couture dress session is the way each girls face […]

August 27, 2019

Couture, Portraits

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