I'm Jeanette, a photographer, a multicultural millennial, and a perfectionist trying to learn the joy of embracing average, while still dreaming big! On my blog I share all of my latest photoshoots, as well as my thoughts and musings on life and all of the ups and downs that that entails! Grab a cup of tea, a fluffy blanket, and cozy up with some of my blog posts! 

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"TO FIND THE BEST IN OTHERS. TO LEAVE THE WORLD A BIT BETTER . . . THIS IS TO HAVE SUCCEEDED"

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“IMPERFECTIONS ARE NOT INADEQUACIES; THEY ARE REMINDERS THAT WE'RE ALL IN THIS TOGETHER.”

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"CHARITABLE VIEWS...CANNOT BE ACQUIRED BY VEGETATING IN ONE LITTLE CORNER OF THE EARTH ALL ONE'S LIFETIME."

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A Sweet First Look Caro spoke Tom’s name softly, and when he turned around and saw his bride for the first time his eyes lit up with happiness. Caro and Tom got ready at the Steigenberger Hotel in Bad Homburg. Before their ceremony at the city hall in Usingen, they shared a first look. A […]

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October 21, 2020

pictures in the danish tulip fields in Europe taken by danish wedding photographer jeanette merstrand

As I walked through the sea of colorful tulips surrounding me, I couldn’t help but feel as if I had been transported to some kind of otherworldly realm. It felt surreal. Bold colors dancing with each other as the wind blew across the fields. It was a cloudy and windy day, not atypical for the […]

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October 10, 2020

wedding in denmark at ditlevsdal bison farm by danish wedding photographer jeanette merstrand

Tine and Mads’ big day held at Ditlevsdal Bison Farm was anything but a corona wedding. It was the most magical day, with a romantically rustic aesthetic.

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September 23, 2020

bryllupsbilleder af brudepar i københavn

Marie-Louise and Nicolaj have been planning their wedding in Denmark for two years! They had every little detail planned, and every minute of the day had been carefully crafted! Then, the worldwide corona virus epidemic happened. They had to completely restructure their day, change their plans that they had so carefully crafted. A small intimate destination wedding in Denmark.

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July 9, 2020

bryllupsfotograf københavn

The rain was pouring down around us, but spirits were high as Tine and Mads cuddled together, keeping each other warm, while I snapped away on my camera! Tine and Mads met 10 years ago while out on the town with their friends. They started out as friends, eventually became a couple, and were engaged […]

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June 9, 2020

copenhagen destination wedding photographer

The sun was high in the sky, shining down warmth on the beautiful rolling hills and open fields of the Danish countryside. In the midst of this idyllic scene, Ellen and Michael’s wedding was unfolding. Their wedding day was cozy and intimate. They were married in a quaint church on top of a small hill. […]

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June 5, 2020

bryllupsfotograf vejle

This month I had the chance to collaborate with Liebmann Papeterie on a styled shoot, and I am in love with the result! Meta provided a beautiful fine art invitation suite and stationery. Her gorgeous work was calling out for a coastal session, so my husband and I packed our car and drove to the […]

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April 19, 2020

copenhagen destination wedding photographer jeanette merstrand

A while ago I asked you all to share with me what words came to mind when you would think of Jeanette Merstrand Photography, and I got some beautiful words in response. Here are a few of the words you all responded with: Elegance Classy Everlasting Romantic Tender Blissful Personal Etherial Gentle Passionate Pure Fairytale […]

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March 21, 2020

Take a moment to appreciate yourself. Your body and mind. Your energy. Your goals and dreams. Everything you have accomplished in your life up until this point – and all of your dreams for the future and what you have yet to accomplish. Allow yourself to dream big, move forward in confidence and to let […]

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February 19, 2020

indoor lifestyle maternity pictures by danish photographer jeanette merstrand

After our dreamy outdoor beach maternity session, Simin, Lars and I headed to their home for some lifestyle maternity pictures as well. Although I am such a fan of outdoor portraits, there is something so intimately beautiful about getting to photograph my clients in their homes as well! It is such a privilege to be […]

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February 16, 2020