Emma McMahan

Emma McMahan

lifestyle + portrait photography

based in hamilton ohio

I love flowers, chocolate and adventures in big cities. I need music to fuel my days and lipstick to complete them. I am an endless romantic and adore people in love. 

Welcome! I'm Emma!

The Clarks- Glendale Lyceum Wedding

Maggie and Alex had planned an wonderfully extravagant garden party wedding at Glendale Lyceum, a location that has a very special place in Maggie’s family’s heart.

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July 11, 2021

The Mannings- The Grand Hall Dayton

Sarah and Corey planned a roaring celebration to tie the knot!

July 10, 2021

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The Seilers- A Manor House Wedding

Meghan and Andrew had a beautiful Disney inspired wedding day! The sweetest details gave classic nods to romantic fairytale Disney movies that the couple loves. From their guest favors, to their first dance song; they had thought of everything to bring a bit of Walt’s magic to Cincinnati. I loved the gold accents through out […]

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July 3, 2021

The Gabbards

Alecia and Kenny celebrated with their family and friends at a beautiful winery on a gorgeous summer evening! Their wedding was long awaited, and after many years of planning and overcoming obstacles that stood in their way (like a pandemic!) they finally said their vows <3 Seven Mile Winery, just outside of Cincinnati and Dayton, […]

June 4, 2021

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Cliffside Acres

Workshop Hosts: @samanthajoyevents and @rootsfloraldesign   Event Planner/Designer: @samanthajoyeventsFloral Designer: @rootsfloraldesignInstallation: @paigemakesCake Designer: @iconcakecincinnatiMakeup Artist: @angiewarrenartistryHair Stylist: @denisehairbridalModel: @itsjoeyrosemodel  Model: @trey.abney  Stationer: @victoriafiarettiDress Designer: @annebarge Jewelry: @honeydesignsjewelryVenue: @cliffsideacresBackdrop: @meretterreatelierLinens: @bbjlinenTux: @theblacktuxSpecialty Rentals: @lostandfoundrentalsChairs: @aidenandgrace

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October 25, 2020

Kaitlin and Jared’s New Years Eve Wedding

Vendors KMC Weddings KC Flower Farm DJ Toad Nothing Bundt Cakes Spire Elegance ValCinema Films The Summit Hotel

January 1, 2020

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The Werners- Cincinnati Nature Preserve

Jenny and Joe have a love for the ages. They look at each other like their souls have been connected for much longer than a decade. I was very excited for their wedding day, spending the evening with them on their engagement session day was an unforgettable experience. Their love feels easy, effortless and endless. […]

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October 12, 2019

The Downs – Serendipity Farms Wedding Barn Blanchard MI

On a charming farm in Michigan, Tara and Devon along with their family and friends, celebrated a gorgeous wedding day! This day was truly beautiful from start to finish, complete with a romantic summer thunderstorm perfectly timed to add to the ambiance of dinner during the reception! Tara and Devon both have such big hearts, […]

August 3, 2019

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Mr. and Mrs. Combs – Batesville

It was a perfect day to get married! The hot July sun was no match for the gorgeous backyard lakeside ceremony. Family and friends gathered for an intimate celebration in true Tolkien style! The couple tied in their favorite novels into their wedding day, and oh how incredible it was! I felt like we were […]

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July 6, 2019

The Williams – Madtree Brewing

There is so much to say about Alex and Cameron’s wedding day. That is why I am so happy a picture is worth a thousand words. The day was gorgeous, more than just how pretty everything way. The people were adoring, they were so, so thrilled for the bride and groom! The day was full […]

July 5, 2019

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