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Location, location, location. It’s not the most important part of your engagement photography session, but it can have a big impact on how your images turn out. Choosing the right location for you as a couple may require some thought and compromise, but it will be worth it to get images you love.   Pick […]


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Downtown South Bend has some of the best spots around for an Engagement Session. Catey & Zach love DTSB! The life within this city is something very important to them. So much so they have “Fun Food Fridays” around down for date nights. We started on the corner of Michigan & Washington in South Bend […]


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A South Bend Wedding Photographer’s Perspective on These Types of Weddings What defines any one of them, the Elopement, the Minimony (Mini Ceremony) or the Micro Wedding? Here are a few ideas on what each of these types of weddings mean and which one would be right for you. 1. Size Matters… The guest list […]


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 WOOT! You’re getting MARRIED!! The check list of “things to do” when it comes to having a wedding might seem like a lot, but there’s some really fun things on it, and one of them is without a doubt your engagement session. Take this chance to have photos taken of you that represent who you […]


Tips for Your Micro Wedding   Since 2020, the wedding planning process has changed significantly from here on out. I’m here to share some good news, and give you the tips that I’ve learned throughout it all. Who am I? My name is Wes Jerdon and I’ve been a wedding photographer since 2012 in the […]


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Micro Wedding Advice that Just Makes Sense Who am I? My name is Wes and I am the lead photographer of Westley Leon Studios out of South Bend Indiana. I’ve been photographing weddings for 8 years now and absolutely love what I do. Ever since 2020, it changed the way everyone is looking at weddings […]


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South Bend has a lot to offer when it comes to photographing engagement sessions. When Patty and Ben confessed their love for all things nerdy, video games and tasty drinks, I knew the Garage Arcade Bar was the right place to go! Such a great spot and so many cool backdrops around the South Bend […]


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Do you daydream about the gorgeous wedding photo that you’ll be able to hang on the walls of your home? Wedding photos that you’ll be able to show your friends and family as they come visit or a constant reminder of the best day ever? It takes more than just a great wedding photographer to […]


Jayme & Jeremy decided to have their engagement session at the Potawatomi Zoo in South Bend and I instantly got excited. Because not only did I get chance to capture one awesome engagement session but we got to check out some tigers, otters and a peacock… What a great day! Appreciate you both spending some […]



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