Richmond Backyard Wedding: Shannon and Tom

intimate and candid backyard wedding in Richmond Virginia

Shannon wanted an intimate ceremony to marry Tom and then a big casual party with pizza and a great band to celebrate with all of their friends and family! They had their wedding at a friend’s house, a local artist, in Richmond, Virginia. Their Richmond backyard wedding had the finest details and touches all created and done by the bride, … Read More

Sarah and Austin’s Botanical Gardens Wedding Day: Norfolk, Virginia

Norfolk Botanical Gardens Wedding in the fall, blush and marsala colors, fluttering flowers florist

I feel like I have been chatting with Sarah for a long time about her and Austin’s Botanical Gardens wedding day! It arrived quickly but the excitement that built up over the months, counting down to their wedding day felt like it dragged a little! I think it was because I was extremely excited to see them again and Sarah … Read More

Pleasure House Point Engagements – Jane and Dan

pleasure house point engagement photography, Virginia Beach couple, Jessica Ryan Photography

A Nurse and a Police Officer fell in love and are getting married next year back in Jane’s hometown. Jane and Dan met me on a breezy evening at Pleasure House Point in Virginia Beach for their engagement session. They had a ton of fun laughing and flirting with each other throughout their engagement session. They told me about their … Read More

Virginia Beach Wedding: Elise and Zay

virginia beach virginia wedding photography, church wedding

Elise and Zay grew up with each other, attending the same Church and High School. Their church family and friends did a little match making and helped Elise and Zay get together, so when they decided to get married it was a no brainer to celebrate at their church, Redeemer Church. Elise and Zay are complete opposites but the things … Read More

Blue Ridge Parkway Engagements: Micah + Joe

blue ridge parkway engagement photography ravens roost overlook engagement

I had so much fun exploring some locations along the Blue Ridge Parkway with Micah & Joe for their engagement session! They both love the mountains and they are getting married at Sorella Farms next year. Because of this we wanted to travel to the Blue Ridge Parkway outside of Charlottesville and find some great locations for their engagements. I … Read More