My name's Shannen. I'm a portrait photographer based out of Toledo, Ohio. Here on the blog, you'll find posts such as recent work, personal stuff, and vacation experiences! Feel free to browse around the blog to see some of my awesome clients, and get to know me a little better!
Twenty-nineteen. The end of a decade. Where do I start? 2019 was a year of extreme growth for Shannen Arnett Photography. It’s the year I finally found my editing style, started focusing purely on weddings and elopements, and the first time I decided to chase after this crazy dream of running my own business. In […]
Andrea and Rex shared their special day with some of their closest family and friends on this little farm in Milan, Ohio. It was a beautiful day. The weather was beautiful and the sun hid behind a cloud (just in time for the ceremony!). Keep scrolling for a glimpse of their perfect day!
When I say I love my clients I am not exaggerating. I LOVE this couple. I love all my couples for different reasons but these two felt like old friends. They are so down to earth, genuine and kind. I was treated like family by both Aubrey and Paul and I was honored to be […]
“That’s one nice thing about growing up in a small town. You get a chance to do a lot of different things.” – M.K. After years of asking my sister to let me take photos of her, she finally let me… and it was HER idea! So of course my answer was a HECK […]
“Miss Rhode Island, please describe your idea of a perfect date.” “That’s a tough one. I’d have to say April 25th. Because it’s not too hot, not too cold, all you need is a light jacket.” Let’s be honest, she wasn’t wrong! Maybe a little too overcast and rainy. But PERFECT for a moody session […]
I have known Kallie since seventh grade. (sixth? maybe.) We met in youth group and quickly became friends. Life took us different directions, but it has been fun to see her grow into an amazing woman, chase her dreams, meet + marry the love of her life! I was so excited to take photos for […]