After photographing Phil propose to Suzie this last winter, we couldn’t wait for their wedding, and it didn’t disappoint! We saw so many smiles and tears of joy leading up to the big event, and before we knew it, it was time! Golden Mast Inn on Okauchee Lake made the perfect backdrop for their outdoor ceremony. Their flower girl and ring bearer were absolutely adorable as they made their way down the aisle (with a little help). And then Suzie looked stunning as she made her way to Phil in her backless dress. We love Phil’s reaction to seeing her!

It was so touching seeing them exchange vows surrounded by their children and other loved ones. Everyone looked so happy for the two of them, and they were received with so many congratulatory hugs after they were officially announced as Newlyweds :)

Then we made our way around the lovely Inn for some portraits of the two of them. Suzie and Phil are so sweet and affectionate with each other; it was such a joy to capture their relationship. Afterward, they joined their guests for an evening of celebration! After listening to some really heartfelt, touching, funny and loving speeches, it’s clear that Suzie & Phil have such wonderful support from their family and friends. What a lucky pair!

Guests also enjoyed a delicious dinner and desserts, a beautiful sunset, cocktails on the patio overlooking the lake, and an energetic dance floor. So much fun was had by all!

Congratulations, Suzie & Phil! We loved being your photographers, and we’re honored that you chose us! We’re so happy for the two of you :)


Ceremony & Reception: Golden Mast Inn, Okauchee Wisconsin

Cake: Slice Custom Cakes, Muskego
Ceremony Decorations: Joan Kirby
DJ: Sound by Design, Shorewood
Dress: Miss Ruby – A Bridal Boutique, Milwaukee
Florist: Sendik’s, Brookfield
Program & Slideshow: Kerry Goggins
Table Decorations & Sweets Table: Julia D’Amato

02 maid of honor helping bride with veil 03 friends seeing bride for first time, tears of joy 04 groom fixing tie, getting ready for wedding 05 bride having first look with her son 06 purple wedding decor, martini glass place cards, cake, bouquet 07 shy ring bearer walking down aisle 08 flower girl and bride walking down aisle, groom's reaction 09 summer outdoor wedding ceremony at the golden mast, okauchee lake wisconsin 10 candid picture of best man during outdoor wedding 11 outdoor summer wedding at okauchee lake's golden mast inn, wisconsin 12 a reading during outdoor wedding ceremony, golden mast 13 bride and groom exchanging vows during outdoor wedding ceremony, golden mast 14 candid pictures of guests during wedding ceremony, exchanging vows 15 bride & groom's first moments as newlyweds | wedding photojournalism 16 guests congratulating newlyweds 17 4th of july wedding at golden mast | creative newlywed portraits 18 editorial and fashion inspired picture of bride and groom | backless dress | golden mast 19 newlyeds and their family | golden mast wedding 20 fun and casual wedding party pose, group hug 21 candid and romantic pictures of the bride and groom | stone wall with ivy 22 modern wedding photography | newlyweds with wedding party at golden mast 23 artistic portraits of newlyweds at golden mast | photographed through door 24 candid picture of bride and groom walking hand in hand | golden mast 25 fun candid moments during maid of honor's speech 26 best man toasting the newlyweds | okauchee's golden mast inn 27 groom's sisters toasting newlyweds | candid moments during dinner 28 bride & groom's first dance at okauchee's golden mast inn, wi 29 black and white wedding photojournalist | romantic first dance 30 guests dancing at golden mast inn wedding, wi 31 sunset at okauchee lake's golden mast inn outdoor wedding