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Weddings

Photographer, wine enthusiast, and lover of all things romance and weddings.

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If you’ve never met an Australian German Shepherd puppy, then you are in for a real treat with this stunning dog family session. I couldn’t get enough of this adorable family with their puppy at Libby Hill! Noora and Zach just moved to the Richmond area and adopted their new family member and dog, Porter. […]

Yesterday was the epitome of a Fall day. There was a crisp chill in the air reminding us it was October, but not a cloud in the sky. Meadowlark Botanical Gardens in Vienna, Virginia made the perfect location for Taylor and Quy’s engagement photos with lush greenery and a few flowers still in bloom. Taylor […]

So you have booked a portrait session or maybe an engagement session to get those frame worthy images of your significant other, or your family! Yay! Now comes the next question… what do you wear? What you wear for your photo session makes a HUGE difference with how your photos come out, so I’m sharing […]

I cannot think of a couple more deserving than these two to be celebrating this very special milestone! Both Stephanie and Mike have dedicated their adult lives to service, and now they are making the transition to starting a very much wanted family. I know their baby will be raised to have a great sense […]

He arrived early with his mother and brother. He was smiling ear to ear but you could still tell he was a little nervous. They stepped up to the altar, and looking down the beach you could see his beautiful bride make her way through the sand with her father. Victoria and Nate vowed to […]

The two men walked down the beach together. They smiled some, talked some, and stood side by side at the altar. There was the groom and his father beside him ready to marry his son to the love of his life. Aury walked down the aisle behind their families to sound of “All of Me” […]

The wedding industry is forever changed. COVID has brought on some pretty devastating conversations between engaged couples in 2020. There are really three options: 1) Reschedule your wedding, 2) Downsize your wedding, 3) Elope the two of you and have a larger celebration next year. Let’s go into these options in more details, shall we? […]

Sometimes you see a couple that reminds you of the fairytale you have in your own life, or maybe the one you are still seeking. And when I say fairytale, I am talking about those giddy moments smiling ear to ear and desperate need for one more kiss every minute kind of joy that is […]

You are so excited to get your family photos taken with your husband and two year old. You haven’t gotten photos together since your son was born, so this is very important to you. You got the perfect dress, convinced your husband to shave and wear a collared shirt (if you’re lucky does this frequently […]

His cake looked like a toy, he wore the cutest bow tie, and now even in decades to come, we’ll know how many teeth he had on his first birthday. Happy birthday little DJ! As always, he is the happiest little boy, and I hope that never changes. DONUT EVER GROW UP!

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