Mr. & Mrs. DIY Wedding Decor

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What involves a hula hoop, floral wire, gold glitter spray paint and a metal Mr. and Mrs. cut out? If you guessed a Wedding day DIY decor project, then you guessed right! You will have to wait to see the final product until after our wedding day and to see what I am even using this all for but what … Read More

Pleasure House Point Engagements: Monica & Josh

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Monica and Josh had the perfect golden lit evening for their engagement portraits at Pleasure House Point. I loved photographing these two in this quaint natural area close to the Chesapeake Bay in Virginia Beach. I am convinced that the light mimicked their infectious smiles during their engagement session because these two are such bright souls. They enjoyed being wrapped … Read More

The Jessica Ryan Bride Diary: Caitlin

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Caitlin is one of those women that when you meet her you almost instantly feel a genuine friendship with! Caitlin got married to Ryan last June on the perfect summer day. It wasn’t terribly hot and we had the perfect salt air breeze during their portraits at the Chesapeake Bay. They grew up in that area so they choose to … Read More

Hilton Garden Inn Wedding: Mariecar & Josh

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Mariecar was spending the morning with her sisters when she looked out her balcony to see Josh, in the freezing cold by the way, out on the beach writing a grand gesture of love to her on the morning of their wedding. Him and his groomsmen etched in the sand, “I Love You Mariecar 3-3-17,” with the ‘O’s as hearts. … Read More

Her Hike Collective: House Mountain

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In the month of February seven of us women a part of the Her Hike Collective went on a hike to Little House Mountain. The hike was called Little House Mountain Trail but there was nothing little about it! You can read more about the actual hiking information on Hiking Upward under: House Mountain. I use this informational website for almost … Read More

The Time we had Four Weddings in One Year!

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I attend weddings all of the time! As a Wedding Photographer you can find me at weddings most weekends between the months of March and November. (I will definitely photograph your winter wedding as well, this is just considered more of the wedding “season” here in Virginia.) But I also do my best to live my life with my loved … Read More