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I’m so excited to finally share Dana and Connor on the blog! It was such a great way to start out engagement sessions for 2021. We traveled to The Estate at River Run for their session and I had so much fun with them and their sweet pup, Bailey. I learned so much about this […]

An Elegant Estate Engagement Session| Dana + Connor | Virginia Wedding Photographer

Engagement

I’m so excited to finally be sharing this sweet wedding day with you!! Ashelyn and Jeremy hold such a special place in my heart for so many reasons. These two were one of the first couples to ever book me for a session when they were just first dating. They were the sweetest and most […]

An Elegant Castle Winter Wedding | Ashelyn + Jeremy | Virginia Wedding Photographer

Weddings, Weddings & Engagements

Choosing a photographer can be hard and overwhelming. There are so many of us in the market and we all offer similar packages with different price ranges, so how do you choose which photographer would be great for you and your wedding? While so many of us seem so similar, you’ll be surprised to know […]

Top 5 Tips for Choosing the Right Wedding Photographer

Wedding Insights

I traveled to Haymarket, Virginia with my husband to celebrate Brigette and Nick’s engagement. I am not usually one to have my husband tag a long but I felt so comfortable with Brigette and Nick that I thought it would be a great time to have him come with me. I was right! When we […]

A Classy Haymarket Engagement Session | Brigette + Nick | Virginia Wedding Photographer

Engagement

One of my favorite parts about shooting engagement sessions is getting to meet my couples in person and spending time with them! Most of the time, I spend months talking to them through email or text and I get so excited to finally meet them and get to know them as a couple. I’ve been […]

A Smith Mountain Lake Engagement Session | Keeley + Tyler | Virginia Wedding Photographer

Weddings

Krystina and Kenan’s wedding day was so special! These two got married at The Dominion Club in Glen Allen, VA and it was nothing shy of stunning and so so sweet. You know it’s always going to be an amazing day when you are greeted by an amazing vendor team, beautiful families, and the sweetest […]

A Dominion Club Micro Wedding | Krystina + Kenan | Virginia Wedding Photographer

Weddings

Oh friends, do I have a stunning session for you! I love this couple so much. They are truly the sweetest souls and so much fun to spend time with. Pulling up to our session, we were met with an abundance of stunning mountain views, the clearest sky, and the most beautiful golden hour. It […]

A Mountain Overlook Engagement Session | Carlyn + Tucker | Virginia Wedding Photographer

Engagement

This this session was so much fun! I love spending time with seniors because a huge chapter of their life is closing and another one is about to begin! In this case, I got the pleasure to spend time with Olivia and hear all about her future plans. We shared stories about her time at […]

A Liberty University Senior | Olivia| Virginia Senior Photographer

Seniors

Through this article, I’m here to break this mindset and change perspectives! So, let’s go ahead and make this statement so we can get on with it, “there’s no such things as an affordable wedding photographer.”

There’s No Such Thing as an Affordable Wedding Photographer | Virginia Wedding Photographer

Wedding Insights

It’s hard to put this day into words because everything was absolutely perfect. This day went off without a single hitch and displayed the most perfect weather anyone could ask for. Katy and Matt are two of the sweetest people I have had the opportunity to meet and it was so evident they were head over heels for each other!

A Winter Mountain Ridge Wedding | Katy and Matt |Virginia Wedding Photographer

Weddings