Laura and Hans’s farm wedding in Minnesota at Hope Glen Farm was such a joy to photograph. The lighting and weather for their June wedding day was absolutely gorgeous. It made my job so darn easy!
The weather forecast the night before predicted cool temperatures and rain. However, the day ended up being gorgeous: sunny and low 70 degrees. Because we ended up with sun most of the day, Laura and Hans’s photos have the most beautiful lighting, and I am obsessed with their sunset images! Paired with the gorgeous grounds of Hope Glen Farm and the couple’s beautiful color palette, the entire day was picturesque.
Laura and Hans met in college and dated long distance for years during grad school. In fact, they spent their engagement in different states and planned their wedding completely from a distance. It was truly impressive, and it shows just how strong their love is. I loved having these two in front of my camera, because they are just so relaxed and natural. They took
I loved having the opportunity to be back at Hope Glen Farm! After photographing Katie and Cody’s fall wedding at Hope Glen Farm in 2020, it was so nice to be back. I was really impressed with some of the upgrades and changes the venue made in the last year and half. This is truly one of my favorite venues for a farm wedding in Minnesota.
Hope Glen Farm Wedding Vendors
Venue: Hope Glen Farm
Coordinator: Eryka Pluff
Photographer: Rachel Graff Photography
Florist: Cal + Lily
Hair & Makeup: WarPaint International
Live Band: Bluewater Kings Band
Caterer: Apples 2 Apples
Desserts: Nothing Bundt Cakes
Suits: Men’s Warehouse
Wedding Dress: Essence of Australia, Raffine Bridal
Bridesmaids Dresses: Azazie