Emma McMahan

Emma McMahan

lifestyle + portrait photography

based in hamilton ohio

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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 Benison Event Center- Cameron and Raymond

It was such an honor to work with the wonderful Benison Event Venue crew to photograph their stunning event space in downtown Hamilton, OH! The gorgeous venue has a little bit of everything. Incredible light, antique aesthetics everywhere you look, and a vault that gives a nod to the Little Chicago days of Hamilton. While […]

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May 2, 2019

The Big Fake Wedding Cincinnati

  It was so fun to meet and mingle with local wedding pros from the Cincinnati area for The Big Fake Wedding in February! The real vow renewal was such an honor to photograph! I loved all of the vintage touches and gorgeous setting! The Vendors! Catering & Bar – Funky’s Catering Event funkyscatering.com/ Day of […]

March 20, 2019

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The Honey Farm

  The Honey Farm! Oh I could write a book on how wonderful and how amazing the venue and owner is! Jennifer thought of every little detail for this fall styled shoot. From gold bumble bee hair pins to homemade pie, this rustic chic styled wedding was perfection! I was honored to be asked to […]

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January 15, 2019

Parisian Styled Shoot

  I was SO excited to put on my first big styled shoot with the help of KMC Weddings and Events and Lost and Found Vintage Rentals. Karen and Jennifer were amazing to work with, and I am so thankful for the friend ships I have made with them! Their work is incredible and it […]

September 30, 2018

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Dusty Garden Styled Shoot

 Sometimes you get to meet incredible people, attend a fun workshop and meet new friends! I was thrilled to attend a workshop this past spring that ended in a styled shoot. Learning and developing your craft is so important as a creative entrepreneur, and so is a little fun! This shoot was just that! bouquet: […]

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June 6, 2018

Eden Park Styled Shoot

  Styled shoots! Oh how I LOVE them! I was excited that fellow photographer friends Aimee and Wesley agreed to model for this romantic styled elopement in Eden Park Cincinnati! The real life husband and wife have the sweetest chemistry and I was so swept away by their love and kindness towards each other. KMC […]

May 20, 2018

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