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                                 Hello, and welcome to my little online home! I'm Rachael Leigh and I am a wedding and senior portrait photographer in Southwest Ohio! I do hope that you will grab a cup of coffee and enjoy viewing some of my latest work and getting a little sneak peek into life behind the scenes! 

Eden Park Engagement Pictures in Cincinnati, Ohio | Grant & Katie

I think you know by now that I’m pretty partial to engagement sessions! There’s just something about getting together with my couples prior to their wedding day and just having some time to get to know one another and create some beautiful images! One of the best things is that they can include places and […]

November 15, 2019

Engagements, Portraits

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Oregon District and Eastwood Metropark Engagement Pictures in Dayton, Ohio | Thomas & Caroline

It was one of the warmer fall days that happen in Ohio. I met Thomas and Caroline in the Historic Neighborhoods of the Oregon District in Dayton and we honestly couldn’t have asked for a more beautiful night! Between the sunshine and the hint of fall colors, it was just perfect! More than that though, […]

November 12, 2019

Engagements, Portraits

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Springtime Carriage Hill Engagement Pictures in Dayton Ohio | Luke & Jessie

  Each time I get to photograph an engagement session, it lights my fire. Let me explain. I get to spend at least an hour and a half with one of my Rachael Leigh Couples. We laugh, we find out what we have in common, we share stories, we learn about our families, we become […]

April 30, 2019

Engagements, Portraits

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Union Terminal and Eden Park Engagement Pictures in Cincinnati | Trent & Sarah

When I met Trent and Sarah for the first time, we talked for over two hours. No joke. We sat in my favorite coffee shop, Triple Moon, with an iced latte in hand and got to know one another so well! I can still see the excitement on Sarah’s face as she dished out all […]

April 11, 2019

Engagements, Portraits

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Spring Engagement Pictures at Carriage Hill in Dayton Ohio | Michael & Kacie

The more that I photograph engagement pictures at Carriage Hill Metropark, the more I fall in love with it! Michael and Kacie’s session there on Saturday morning was absolutely beautiful! We picked it because Kacie wanted to honor her grandfather who spent many days fishing with her on the lake in his neighborhood. Carriage Hill […]

March 26, 2019

Engagements, Portraits

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Winter Carriage Hill Metropark Engagement Photos | Robert & Christine

  There are some people who you can tell within a second of meeting them that you will be friends. Christine was one of those people for me! After receiving her email inquiring about her wedding day, I knew beyond a shadow of a doubt that she was one of “my people”! She just exudes […]

March 15, 2019

Engagements, Portraits

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Fall Engagement Pictures at Sharon Woods | Charlie & Katie

I could say all the things about this session! Like how perfect it was or how amazing these two were in front of the camera within like ten minutes! They’re such naturals and I’m pretty sure I echoed that saying about a hundred times during their session! But my favorite part about Charlie and Katie […]

March 8, 2019

Engagements, Portraits

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Styled Caesar Creek Engagement Pictures | Guy & Sam

*Be prepared for a long post!* Thought I should state that at the beginning! Ya know as a public service announcement! 😉 To say that I love this session would be an understatement! Sam pulled out all the stops in planning their dreamy, fall engagement pictures and you’ll see real quick that she knocked it […]

February 21, 2019

Engagements, Portraits

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Fall Engagement Pictures in Saint Marys Ohio | Andy & Megan

This blog post could be pages long because that’s how much I love these two! Andy and Megan are about as genuine as they come! They make you feel like you’ve been friends forever, even if you had only met five minutes before! Megan first reached out to me last fall for their 2019 wedding! […]

November 19, 2018

Engagements, Portraits

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Springfield Engagement Pictures at Snyder Park | Steven & Taylor

There have been so many gorgeous engagement session hitting the blog this fall and this one is no exception! Steven and Taylor are such naturals! It only took a few minutes and a walk through the posing system for me to learn that they could tackle whatever I threw their way and have so much […]

November 16, 2018

Engagements, Portraits

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