September 1, 2019
Last year I did a family session at the Minnesota State Fair and this year I got to do an engagement session! I had planned the session with Maddie and Gabe about a month ago and not too long after Gabe proposed! At fist I was kinda bummed that he didn’t do it at the fair but I am still happy that we got to show off Maddie’s new bling during the shoot.
We started off with playing some carnival games and bumper cars. I think out of everything we did, the bumper cars and the sky glider are my favorite! Going down the Great Slide was definitely a contender for 3rd. We enjoyed some Sweet Martha’s cookies and sang our hearts out at the great sing along. It was so much fun capturing the start of this next chapter for Maddie and Gabe!
Scroll down to see just a few of my favorite images from our afternoon at the fair:
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