Smithfield Center Wedding | Courtney & Keegan

After these two made their engagement session a favorite by working through the rain, I knew no matter what the weather gave them on their wedding day it would be beautiful and I was right!! Now in all fairness, we had gorgeous weather. 70s and buckets of sunshine with a heavy breeze off the water […]

Jun 25, 2019

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Um, how do I even start this post? First, chatting with Heather about her wedding plans literally had me starry-eyed, so I had high hopes for their engagement session!! Since I already had plans to be in Northern VA to visit my grandparents, we were able to schedule their session during that time. I used […]

Jun 12, 2019

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Museum of Contemporary Art Wedding | Katelyn & Logan

Walking into the beautiful homes of Coastal Accommodations to begin Katelyn and Logan’s wedding day, was a breath of fresh air. She was radiating, just so calm and cool, totally at ease and clearly relishing in her day. She pointed to all her details laid out in a beautiful neat arrangement and I think my […]

Jun 8, 2019

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It’s always a pleasure being back at The Historic Post Office in Hampton for a wedding, seeing how each couple puts their own spin on styling it for their special day! This was my first time being there for just a reception too! Walking into McKenzie’s bridal suite, girls buzzing around in their beautifully styled […]

Jun 3, 2019

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UVA & King Family Vineyard Wedding | Elizabeth & Michael

There have been some people I’ve met because of photography that it just seemed like fate, like we were destined to meet and become friends. Elizabeth is one of those people. From our very first phone call, where we CRIED together over just life to their engagements, her coaching me through flying fears to me […]

Apr 22, 2019

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Oh my gosh if there is one couple I have just LOVED to follow their relationship on social media since we first met its hands down Cayla and Ben. The way Ben so openly loved on Cayla is exactly how I hope to raise my boys!!! He is super thoughtful whether it be getting coffee […]

Nov 9, 2018

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Oyster Farm Wedding | Madison & Tommy

Want to know how you have found your dream client? When you sit down next to each other at Starbucks to discuss their day and she shows you her Pinterest board with lots of your images on them(without knowing it was me!!!) That’s how my first meeting with Madison and Tommy went! We discussed everything […]

Oct 22, 2018

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​Oh my gosh I have raved so much about how much I adore Hermitage Museum & Gardens weddings right? It is my hands down favorite venue in Hampton Roads because it’s nearly impossible to take a bad picture regardless of the weather, it can accommodate a wide array of styles and the view over the […]

Oct 13, 2018

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Seven Springs VA Wedding | Alex & Billy

This was my first time shooting at Seven Springs VA and I am so hoping my weddings take me up there even more!!! From the charming colonial homes to the sweet little sheep, Cupid!, the beautiful evening light that streams through the trees and the stunning glowing sunset the venue is oozing charm and I […]

Oct 6, 2018

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Engagement sessions are huge parts of my business and I love doing them, but occasionally because of my couples lives and jobs we just don’t get to do them. When Alex & Tate booked me, Alex was leaving for Top Gun aviation school we had a tiny window to do engagements before he would be […]

Sep 17, 2018

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Shadowcreek Wedding | Christina & Colin

Taking a break from wedding this summer has been so refreshing but I have to be honest, I was SO ready to get back it!! It made me appreciate them somehow even more than before and this one was the BEST way to start off my fall season! Collin & Christina held their destination wedding […]

Sep 9, 2018

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Phew this will be the last wedding blog until September as Chris and Alissa wrapped up the busiest season of my business! Weddings every weekend (except one!) since the end of April and it was such a sweet one to wrap up with!! Chris and Alissa were married at Marina Shores in Virginia Beach, a […]

Jul 23, 2018

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Wintergreen Resort Wedding | Kelli & Mike

If you’ve been around for longer than fifteen minutes, it should come as no surprise that the mountains are not my first choice for a destination vacation but after celebrating at Wintergreen with Kelli and Mike I’m rethinking it!! They celebrated with a fourth of July inspired wedding, complete with patriotic colors, American flag socks, […]

Jul 14, 2018

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If beautifully and chic wedding images are your thing, then sit back for this black tie wedding at the Norfolk Yacht and Country Club with Meredith and Erik! I knew this one would be one of my favorite days of the year as soon as I met these two for their engagements last summer, they […]

Jul 7, 2018

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Virginia Beach Wedding | Janette & Ben

The weather on the East Coast has been unusually rainy this season, literally every single wedding weekend has been under the threat of rain until this one!! Janette means SO SO much to our family, because when Pierson was 7 weeks old I handed both my boys over to her and returned to work in […]

Jun 25, 2018

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Every once in a awhile a wedding day throws us the weather trifecta: rain, sun, clouds. It’s always so bizarre when it happens because as you go through images it seems like the day happened over a weekend versus just a few hours! That’s the case with this Barren Ridge Vineyard wedding! Erin and Brian […]

Jun 19, 2018

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The Hermitage Museum & Garden Wedding | Carter & Cary

It feels like forever since I sat in Starbucks with Carter (where we showed up in matching outfits!) and heard about her wedding day plans, big band and white dinner jackets with florals galore. Every single tiny detail planned to the utmost perfection, blending hers and his in one heck of a celebration at The […]

Jun 12, 2018

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It felt like last week I was at Rock Hill Farm in Culpeper shooting Rachel and Ben’s engagements and here I am sharing their wedding day!!! I can’t even tell you how many times we texted each other and said “I’m so excited!!” and “I can’t wait”. I just stalked the weather and it was […]

May 25, 2018

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Woman’s Club of Portsmouth Wedding | Carley & Tyler

I have been SO looking forward to this wedding date since JANUARY of last year!!! After getting to know Tyler and already knowing Carley I was certain of one thing: this wedding would be the PARTY to be at and it would have STYLE!!! I was not disappointed. They completely transformed the Woman’s Club of Portsmouth […]

May 11, 2018

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ANYTIME I get to be at my favorite venue in Hampton Roads, the Hermitage Museum & Gardens is a win for me!! I love the gardens and the view, how well manicured it is and how many portrait spots are on the property!!! BUT add in that I get to reconnect with clients from a […]

May 8, 2018

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