Engagement Archives - candicelamarandphotography.com


I have known Adam since middle school, he always has been one of the sweetest guys I’ve ever known and I have always wished him the best.  The first time he told me about Ashely I knew that this was the case. The way he lit up talking about her, I was really excited to […]

Adam + Ashley|Engaged|Detroit


Sep 14

Jul 13

I met Grace and Erik for their engagement session near the Detroit Riverwalk.  We started our session there and explored around the area.  I really felt like we were on an adventure when we had to jump over a little creek..thankfully Erik is a gentleman and adorably helped Grace over and then was so kind […]

Grace and Erik|Engagement session|Detroit


Thank you 2016 for a wonderful year! It wasn’t easy to narrow down the images in this blog when there are so many beautiful moments to choose from. The process, however, reminds me of how truly blessed I am to be a photographer. Although photography is my job, I consider it to be so much more […]

2016 Year In Review – Charlene


Feb 9

Marian and Ashley are getting married in just a couple weeks from now on October 1st! I had the pleasure of working with these two previously at their wedding shower back in April (check out the blog!) We met up at the Detroit Riverwalk recently for their engagement session. Ashley arrived in a simple yet […]

Marian + Ashley | Detroit Engagement


Sep 14

We met at the Brown Jug in Ann Arbor and chatted for a while before we started shooting. Katie and Mike had held off on their engagement session until a few weeks before their wedding day so it could be fresh in their mind and we would be able to chat about their wedding.  At […]

Katie+Mike|Engagement session in Ann Arbor


Aug 5

May 24

Blog and Photos by Charlene If I had to describe Chris and Laura using one word it would be adventurous. They wanted to wait until May for their engagement session in hopes of better weather and Mother Nature had been cooperating…until that morning. True to Michigan form I woke up to a blizzard outside my […]

Laura + Chris Engagement | Detroit


Photos and Blog by Charlene A few weeks ago I had the pleasure of photographing Marian and Ashley’s wedding shower at the Macedonian Cultural Center in Sterling Heights, MI. When I arrived I was literally stunned when I walked into the room.  It was just as exquisite if not more so than most weddings I’ve […]

Marian and Ashley's Wedding Shower | Sterling Heights


May 16

Getting an associate photographer on board is something we have needed to do for far too long. It’s not an easy task to find the right person for the job, especially in the creative arena. Everyone has their own style of photography but when people hire you to capture their important moments, they are usually […]

Meet Charlene, our new associate photographer!


Mar 7