Category Archives: weddings

Country Love | INDIANAPOLIS WEDDING AND ENGAGEMENT PHOTOGRAPHER

I met up with this beautiful couple at their Indiana farm this weekend for their engagement session. Their wedding is in August and will also take place at a farm, although a different one from the one we were at today. And while I am definitely not a country girl, I enjoyed myself! It was […]

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April 17, 2010 - 8:44 am

Melissa Koehler - These are beautiful. I really love that first shot. It should be a canvas!

April 16, 2010 - 6:47 am

Nicki - Beautiful images, nice job!

April 13, 2010 - 8:49 pm

Miranda - These are all beautiful… but that one through the flowers is awesome!!

April 13, 2010 - 10:48 am

Kari - Beautiful! Love the picture on the bridge!

April 13, 2010 - 8:44 am

Jenny - Love the one through the flowers!

April 13, 2010 - 8:38 am

Laura Brett - What a sweet couple, love the locations!

April 13, 2010 - 7:14 am

Lindsay - Great connection! Beautiful Couple! wonderful location!

April 12, 2010 - 8:24 pm

Stephanie Greenwell - these are great! love the last one too!

April 12, 2010 - 3:38 pm

Christy - LOVE the barn pic..but they are ALL great!

April 12, 2010 - 12:35 pm

mrsjling - Great shots!

April 12, 2010 - 12:34 pm

toki - WOW!!! These are so romantic and gorgeous!!!!

April 12, 2010 - 8:30 am

shannon - beautiful!

April 12, 2010 - 8:16 am

Stephanie - I’m sure the bride-to-be is just beyond excited about these! Great job!

April 12, 2010 - 7:01 am

Trisha - Wow! These are really gorgeous images!

April 12, 2010 - 6:35 am

Hannah - Oh My! Thanks so much, Mandy! I love them~!~

April 12, 2010 - 6:35 am

Hannah - Oh My! Thanks so much, Mandy! I love them!

April 12, 2010 - 6:33 am

melissa - Love the image peeking through blossoms! Great session.

April 12, 2010 - 6:16 am

Becca - Beautiful images… I love the first one! and the blossom is so pretty

April 12, 2010 - 6:07 am

brunilda - beautiful mandy!

April 12, 2010 - 5:47 am

Tawney - Lovely!

April 12, 2010 - 5:46 am

Krysia - LOVE theo ne in the barn. It’s beautiful!!!

April 12, 2010 - 5:38 am

Anya Coleman - Very cute!

April 12, 2010 - 5:37 am

Megan - oh my gosh I love them ALL! hard to pick a fave, but dang the one through the blooming flowers is amazing!

April 12, 2010 - 5:33 am

Lisa Manchester - Beautiful images!

April 12, 2010 - 4:56 am

Jessica Price - beautiful work!

The Perfect Picture | INDIANAPOLIS WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER

The following blog post was written by my dear friend and licensed Esthetician, Megan Raymont. I often get asked what people should do in terms of make-up when preparing for your photo shoot. its easy to say “wear whats natural for you”, but the truth is that there are professional tips to make-up application that […]

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May 7, 2010 - 6:43 am

lindsay koehler - Great tips!

April 19, 2010 - 2:03 pm

Julie - This is super helpful–thank you!

April 10, 2010 - 6:28 am

I’ve Been Featured! | MakeupbyMeganAlexis - […] that you should go and check out! Thanks to Mandy Leonards Photography for thinking of me!  Tricks and tips you need to know. Posted on April 10, 2010 at 9:28 am in […]

April 4, 2010 - 6:58 pm

giovanna - Great pointers!

April 4, 2010 - 6:57 am

Casey - This is an awesome article, thanks!

April 1, 2010 - 8:02 pm

Jen - Thanks for the tips!

April 1, 2010 - 6:47 pm

Laura Brett - Great read Mandy!

April 1, 2010 - 10:41 am

Beth - Great tips!

April 1, 2010 - 9:19 am

Trisha - Great post Mandy! Enjoyed reading your tips!

April 1, 2010 - 9:17 am

Tawney - Greap tips! Thanks!

April 1, 2010 - 9:05 am

Michelle Barnes - Great tips!

April 1, 2010 - 8:31 am

Hannah - Great advice!

April 1, 2010 - 5:37 am

Krysia - Great tips! Thanks for posting this!

A Chicago Engagement – Part 2 | INDIANAPOLIS WEDDING AND ENGAGEMENT PHOTOGRAPHER

I couldn’t pick a favorite from this adorable couple and decided to share some more. We had so much fun and I know they will be extremely happy together. Enjoy!

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April 4, 2010 - 6:57 pm

giovanna - Beautiful and full of emotion!

April 4, 2010 - 2:24 pm

renee - WOW!! Mandy! These are all just fabulous! I can see why you couldn’t choose — they’re all just beautiful! Great job!

April 1, 2010 - 8:37 pm

Jen - Love your pp on these! Great color!

April 1, 2010 - 8:08 am

Hannah - These are just great!

March 31, 2010 - 10:43 pm

Shannon Flores - Beautiful shots! They are so kissy <3

March 31, 2010 - 8:41 pm

Kim K. - They are too cute together! Great work!

March 31, 2010 - 8:37 pm

toki - Gosh I love every single shot and I love this couple, they are just so cute! Beautiful work!

March 31, 2010 - 4:50 pm

haley - Beautiful couple! Great shots!

March 31, 2010 - 11:46 am

stephanie greenwell - beautiful couple! love the b&w’s!!

March 31, 2010 - 11:23 am

Laura Rauch - Love it! My fav is the one with the city scape in the background! Great job!

March 31, 2010 - 9:14 am

Jen - Absolutely lovely!! Such a gorgeous couple! I love #3!

March 31, 2010 - 6:34 am

Kari - Beautiful!

March 30, 2010 - 6:14 pm

Allison Jacobs - Wow, wow, wow! These are amazing. Your black & whites are gorgeous. I love the location & the couple looks so in love!

March 30, 2010 - 11:37 am

melissa - These are fab! #2 is my fave–the colors are gorgeous.

March 30, 2010 - 11:26 am

shannon - so beautiful. i LOVE the one of them laying on the ground!

A Chicago Engagement | INDIANAPOLIS WEDDING AND ENGAGEMENT PHOTOGRAPHER

I took a road trip this weekend up to Chicago and had a awesome time with Amber and Josh as we hopped around town for their engagement session. These are just a few with many more to come! Enjoy your sneak peek, guys!

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April 7, 2010 - 1:52 pm

Nicki - Beautiful pics! I love the colors and the B&W!!

April 6, 2010 - 7:09 pm

Echo - LOVE this engagement session!

April 4, 2010 - 6:56 pm

giovanna - I just love the location, color, and processing on these!

April 4, 2010 - 7:04 am

Casey - WHat fun and in a great city too! <3 Chicago!

April 2, 2010 - 8:53 am

Jen - These are fun! Love the colors!

April 1, 2010 - 7:50 am

Hannah - What a beautiful couple- very nice shots!

March 31, 2010 - 9:25 pm

Kelly Mendoza - What a cute couple!!!

March 31, 2010 - 9:12 pm

Beth - What a cute couple! Love these!

March 31, 2010 - 7:56 pm

toki - What a cute couple! Great shots…. all of them!!!

March 31, 2010 - 11:16 am

stephanie greenwell - what a great-looking couple! beautiful work!!

March 31, 2010 - 6:05 am

Kari - Love the vibrant colors! Cool shots!

March 30, 2010 - 6:12 pm

Melissa Koehler - These are gorgeous! Wow, they must love these. Just beautiful

March 30, 2010 - 9:46 am

Beth - Great job on these!!!!

March 30, 2010 - 7:47 am

Dawn Alderman - This are spectacular! Beautiful!!!

March 30, 2010 - 5:33 am

Elizabeth - Wonderful photos! There colors are great and the skyline is too cool. Love them.

March 30, 2010 - 4:39 am

Angela - Mandy! Great job capturing their happiness. I love your use of light/shadows in the 3rd picture. The colors are amazing in all of them. :)

March 29, 2010 - 10:50 pm

Kim K. - They are such a cute couple! Great shots! LOVE that green wall in the second one.

March 29, 2010 - 9:03 pm

Shannon Flores - Great shots, they look like a fun couple.

March 29, 2010 - 6:25 pm

Photo Synergy - What a gorgeous Couple. Great captures

March 29, 2010 - 5:39 pm

shannon - love these! beautiful couple…and beautiful photos!

March 29, 2010 - 4:40 pm

Marinda - Gorgeous!! Love the last one. Great job, Mandy!!

March 29, 2010 - 3:25 pm

Shanna - Mandy, I LOVE the last 2! Those are so gorgeous and what a beautiful location!

March 29, 2010 - 1:10 pm

mrsjling - Great photos!

March 29, 2010 - 10:26 am

Hilary A - Gorgeous couple! Amazing shots!

March 29, 2010 - 9:56 am

Crystal - The colors are outstanding! Awesome session!

March 29, 2010 - 9:46 am

Laura - Such a cute couple and great location! Really fantastic job!

March 29, 2010 - 8:05 am

Amy Pollak - AAAwwwwwwww….these are great! Making me miss Chicago too!

March 29, 2010 - 7:24 am

Nicki - What a fun shoot!! These are great, love the last one!

March 29, 2010 - 7:17 am

Melody Stiles - They look WONDERFUL! Amber looks like a model…I wish other people knew how badly she sings! And, just look at how gorgeous Josh is! They are CUTE! GREAT shots! Good work Mandy!

March 28, 2010 - 7:38 pm

Tawney - What a cute couple! You did a great job!

March 28, 2010 - 6:48 pm

Julie - I am really loving ALL of these! THe locations are perfect, and the way that you captured them is amazing (plus they are so cute!). Great work!

March 28, 2010 - 6:43 pm

Megan - awwwwwww!! I love them!! I can’t wait to see more!! Amber looks gorgeous and Josh is so handsome! :)

Happy New Year Newlyweds – INDIANAPOLIS/ZIONSVILLE WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER

You might remember Cindy & Greg and their horse Bean from their engagement session in November. I was so excited to be able to capture their wedding day for them on New Years Eve, 2009. This beautiful couple got married in Zionsville, Indiana during a candlelit ceremony. With an old fashioned feel, I hope I […]

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January 20, 2010 - 8:40 pm

New Years Wedding – INDIANAPOLIS WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER « Mandy Leonards Photography Indianapolis Premier Wedding, Family and Child Photographer - […] might remember the SNEAK PEEK from this adorable couple’s wedding on New Years Eve. Their gallery is now completed and ready […]

January 17, 2010 - 1:47 pm

Aimee - You are so talented, Mandy! Great work! Bravo!!!!

January 13, 2010 - 8:25 pm

Kate - Incredible!!! Lovely job!

January 13, 2010 - 1:29 pm

Melissa Klein - These are beautiful, Mandy! Fantastic job!

January 13, 2010 - 11:39 am

Sarah - Wow, these are gorgeous. Great job, Mandy!

January 12, 2010 - 4:02 pm

Lindsay - Beautiful captures and great colors Mandy!

January 12, 2010 - 9:09 am

Shana Cawley - Love the images! Awesome work!

January 11, 2010 - 8:41 am

AZ wedding Photographer - Mandy, great job.. I love the black and white dip shot :)

January 10, 2010 - 5:30 pm

Lori Free - Gorgeous photos! I absolutely love the one of them dancing in black and white. Very intimate feel to them all. Great job!

January 10, 2010 - 1:21 pm

Lisa - beautiful! Love the “dip” picture!

January 9, 2010 - 7:04 pm

Meghan - Amazing talent and beautiful bride!

January 9, 2010 - 3:57 pm

Kim - Beautiful. I absolutely adore that candle shot.

January 8, 2010 - 9:44 am

Nicki - beautiful wedding!

January 7, 2010 - 8:15 pm

Sarah Carter - Gorgeous pictures, Mandy! What a lovely setting and all around beautiful wedding…wonderful job!!

January 6, 2010 - 9:54 pm

Tina - These are absolutely gorgeous!

January 6, 2010 - 9:47 pm

Amanda - Beautiful shots! Love the silhouette!

January 5, 2010 - 4:18 pm

Carrie Owens - great shots! the last one of them dancing is great – they look like a very happy and fun couple!

January 5, 2010 - 8:29 am

Kelly R. - Love the gummy bear cake!!! How original.

January 5, 2010 - 6:46 am

Julie - Beautiful shots – I imagine it was difficult with it being so low-lit! I LOVE the silhouette of them dancing!!!

January 4, 2010 - 11:04 pm

Kim K. - Love the black and white shot of the groom dipping the bride in the second to last set! Great work!

January 4, 2010 - 9:57 pm

Sharon - Wow! What creative shots you captured.

January 4, 2010 - 3:39 pm

Tori - They are all beautiful, but the sillouette by the window is simply stunning!

January 4, 2010 - 2:39 pm

Trisha - GORGEOUS! The silloutte shot by the glass window is perfect!

January 4, 2010 - 11:09 am

Amanda Zika - These are fabulous!!! Thanks for sharing all these wonderful photos. And kudos for working with the light the way you did :)

January 4, 2010 - 6:10 am

Heather Sikkenga - STUNNING!!!!!!!!!! I mean it, all of these are great. Nice work. ~CM Friend~

January 3, 2010 - 10:50 pm

Donnell Probst - Wow, I would have had a meltdown with that little light!!! Great job!

January 3, 2010 - 6:49 pm

Laura Brett - What a beautiful wedding, so many wonderful captures they will cherish forever!

January 3, 2010 - 6:12 pm

Sandrah - Cute couple! Love the shot against the stained glass window. So sweet!

January 3, 2010 - 6:09 pm

Casey - What a gorgeous family and a fantabulous job capturing the sweet moments! Great job Mandy!

January 3, 2010 - 6:03 pm

melissa - Great work….and coolest cake toppers ever!

January 3, 2010 - 12:46 pm

kelly - Wow, I love them all…that black and white of them dancing is GORGEOUS!

January 3, 2010 - 11:12 am

Julie - Love the lighting in these, wonderful and romantic!

January 3, 2010 - 10:33 am

Dana - What a cute wedding — you did a fabulous job!

January 3, 2010 - 9:26 am

Carey Pace - Wow…. I typically like to tell photographers which image is my favorite… but I can NOT choose one! at all…. I love them ALL.

January 3, 2010 - 6:45 am

Don - These are really excellent photographs! Fabulous job!

January 2, 2010 - 4:12 pm

Rez - These are wonderful, I especially the one with the silhouette and stained glass :)

January 2, 2010 - 11:09 am

Mistie - I love the candle portrait!

January 2, 2010 - 11:00 am

brunilda - Lovely photos. Creative and innovative. My favorites are still the candle and silhouette.

January 2, 2010 - 8:27 am

jody - wow Gorgeous photo’s!! You really captured their essense. I’m sure the poor light was a Challenge too!!

January 1, 2010 - 11:20 pm

Christi - Love these! That silhouette is awesome!

January 1, 2010 - 9:51 pm

Jackie - Beautiful wedding and pictures!! They will cherish them, I’m sure.

January 1, 2010 - 9:13 pm

Melissa - These are beautiful, Mandy!

January 1, 2010 - 8:48 pm

Tiffany Bender - These are beautiful!!!! I love the story you tell.

January 1, 2010 - 8:46 pm

Alissa - I love these pictures, Mandy! You did a wonderful work on these! You really captured the details!

January 1, 2010 - 8:14 pm

Melody Stiles - I am SO IN LOVE with the silhouette of them dancing in the room in B/W. OMG! Now I want to see the movie to see what happens with them! That is one amazing shot!

January 1, 2010 - 8:05 pm

Marinda - These are gorgeous! I love the black & white of them dancing. Simply beautiful!

January 1, 2010 - 7:55 pm

Kelsey - Beautiful images! I love the Gummy Bear Cake!

January 1, 2010 - 7:48 pm

Michelle Barnes - Fab job Mandy – looks like a fun couple and very nice captures of their special day. Congrats to the two of them!

January 1, 2010 - 7:33 pm

Cyndi Whitworth - Mandy these images are stunning! Great eye in catching those beautiful details; which I am sure this couple will treasure always.

January 1, 2010 - 7:26 pm

Stacy - Beautiful images! Love, love the sillouhette with the stained glass!