Author Archives: RL Photography

Ceremony – Hope Church, West Des Moines Iowa | Reception – Decades Event Center | Floral – Hy-Vee Floral | Cake – Susan Coocakes (cupcakes) | DJ – Luke Lichty | ????    

Ceremony/Reception – Principle Ballpark (Iowa Cubs Ballpark) Makeup – Axis Salon | Officiant – Joel Novak | The Knot – Honorable Joel Novak Cake – Let Them Eat Cake | DJ – EDJE Productions | ???  

Ceremony – St. Perry Church | Makeup – Blush Salon Cake – Ali Cakes | DJ – Kaporal-Des Moines Carriage | Iowa Carriage Service |   ??  

Nick & Kelly were married in Perry Iowa with the Reception at the Lake Robbins Ballroom in Woodward Iowa. Bridal Prep – Hotel Pattee | Ceremony – First United Methodist Church | Reception – Lake Robbins Ballroom | Floral – Perry Floral | Makeup – Amber Yost | Cake – Ali Cakes | DJ...

Brian & Jenny were married at the Tuscany Event Center in Urbandale Iowa.

Kyle & TaNisha were married at the St Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church in Indianola Iowa Their wedding day was perfect. Filled with friends, family and memories.

Heather & Brandon were married at the beautiful venue Baqara in Runnells IA. They both have a passion for the Renaissance Faire’s and are amazing actors. Joy and I have been to a couple of their shows.

Alyssa & Taylor were married at the beautiful Mt. Valley Winery in Forest City, Iowa    

Adam & Melissa were married at the Altoona United Methodist Church with the reception at the Forte Banquet and Conference Center downtown Des Moines Iowa. Adam & Melissa’s Wedding Day Story from Ryan Leafgreen Photography on Vimeo.

TaNisha & Kyle were so much fun to spend the evening with. The session took place at the Greenwood Park Rose Garden & also downtown at the state capitol overlook. Below are some kind words shared by the couple after receiving their photos. We can’t wait until their wedding day to spend more time with...

What an awesome day at the lake! Alyssa & Taylor rocked their engagement session & their wedding is just next week!!!

Laurie and Shaun’s Engagement Session. Their wedding is May of 2017!!! We were blessed with a beautiful day and the rose’s were in full bloom!

Adam & Melissa’s wedding was held at the Altoona United Methodist Church in Altoona Iowa, with the reception held at the Forte Banquet & Conference Center in Downtown Des Moines Iowa. The day was just as beautiful as the wedding. Adam and Melissa were beaming with joy all day, and we loved helping them capture their day’s story.

Brent & Erin’s Wedding Ceremony & Reception was held at the Des Moines Embassy Club Ruan Center With a breath taking view and a beautiful day, they will cherish these memories for the rest of their lives! Their album and fusion video below!!!

Mayra & Grant’s day was nothing short of Amazing! They were married at Saint Augustin’s Church in Des Moines Iowa with the reception at the Hilton Garden Inn Urbandale Iowa. The balloons for the capture the moment was a touch of creativity that these two had all throughout their special day. Mayra is a super talented...

Catherine & Carlos were married at the St. Pius X Catholic Church in Urbandale Iowa on 07/09/2016. Carlos had one of the most amazing speeches  to Catherine we’ve ever heard during a reception. These two truly love each other so much and we were so honored to have been chosen to capture their wedding day story....

Taylor and Jorden were married on at the beautiful Briggs Woods Golf Course in Webster City Iowa on 06/18/2016. We had such a wonderful day with lots of sunshine and the most amazing outdoor tented venue. Such an amazing and sweet couple. Joy and I just loved having them both as clients and as new...

What a magical day at the Iowa State Capitol here in Des Moines! Melissa & Adam’s wedding day will be here so soon! Just 2 months away!!!

Catherine & Carlos both went to Iowa State, so this on location engagement session at Iowa State University had an extra special element. Can’t wait for their wedding this July!!!

Kyle and Cindy had planned for many beautiful outside photos, until it rained the entire day without letting up even once. Cindy did not let this take away from her special day and we instead spent time inside her beautiful church capturing incredible memories for her walls. {Ryan}

April and Rob were married at the Score Pavilion in Nevada Iowa. From the moment I met these two – you could tell how much they loved each other. Both being entertainers of Renaissance Faire, with a deep family history, I knew this was going to be an amazing day! I was honored to have...

Jessica & Jeremy’s wedding was beautiful! Joy and I we’re so honored to have been chosen to help capture these life long memories. You can view their engagement session here Their wedding day fusion video and photos are below.

We just loved spending the evening with Grant & Mayra + their dog Rocky! We can’t wait until their wedding next July!