Detroit city engagement Let me tell you about my summer. I got to photograph A LOT of love, but none quite like Alyssa + Ben’s. Their Detroit city engagement photo session was so fun and steamy (literally and figuratively). These two know how to have FUN and it made me so excited about their wedding […]


Alyssa + Ben – a Detroit city engagement session

A photo of a couple kissing under a black fire escape

Eastern Market couples session What?! I’m blogging?! Guys, this season is kicking my butt and I’m scared to even see the last time I blogged! But that’s old news! Here are some of my favorites in this Eastern Market couples session! I photographed Carolyn + Rob’s wedding in August 2019 in Colorado Springs. Since then, […]


Rob is home – Eastern Market Couples session

A photo of a man lifting a woman in front of a rainbow mural in Eastern Market

When your oldest friend asks for a Downtown Detroit engagement session, you stop in your tracks and do it. Monika is one my best friends – we met in 6th grade and never looked back. In school, there was never one without the other. Ladies listen to me when I say, I was always slightly […]


Monika + Megan – Downtown Detroit Engagement

Erin Schmidt Photography | Downtown Detroit engagement | Metro Detroit wedding photographer

I met Mary a few years ago through my best friend Monika. You know when you meet someone and you feel like you’ve known them for years? Yeah, that’s Mary. Her and Dan are seriously the BEST! We had so much fun at their fall Michigan engagement session shooting around Belle Isle and laughing so […]


Mary + Dan | Fall Michigan engagement session

Fall Michigan engagement session | Erin Schmidt Photography | Metro Detroit Wedding Photographer

Oh man, my blogging is not awesome – I photographed Lisa + Tyler’s colorful Eastern Market summer engagement session last summer! Maybe I saved it for today to give us all the warm summer vibes? Yup, we’ll go with that LOL. Here’s a little more about this super fun and laid back couple: Lisa – […]


Lisa + Tyler – colorful Eastern Market summer engagement

Erin Schmidt Photography | colorful Eastern Market summer engagement | Metro Detroit wedding photographer

Almost there!