Adventure: Little Moments Create Mountainous Memories

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What does adventure look like to you? Is it hiking to the summit of a mountain or to the base of a waterfall? Is adventure going camping, for you? Is it taking your dogs on a road trip or even Sunday mornings spent together inside your home? I want to document your next adventure together and I am hear to … Read More

Magnolia Plantation: Charleston, South Carolina Wedding Venue

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Over the summer we took a family trip to Charleston, South Carolina and one of the days there we visited the gorgeous, Magnolia Plantation. You can see a few more photographs from where we stayed in my post about our summer: Sundays of Summer. Like most people, I fell in love with Magnolia Plantation almost instantly. It wasn’t just because … Read More

Engagement Portraits at First Landing State Park: Anna and Matt

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Anna and Matt met me at a Virginia Beach state park for their engagement session. They were in town visiting family for the holidays and we picked the warmer of the few days too photograph them close to the beach. I jumped as I read the words that Matt proposed to Anna at Peaks of Otter, in Bedford, Virginia during … Read More

2017 Best of Wedding Portraits

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Cue the confetti and get ready for a recap of my favorite portraits from this past year’s wedding season! All of these portraits were taken throughout Virginia, and on the most special day(s) for each one of my couples this year. I think each one of their wedding day(s) was perfect for them and they truly planned their day around … Read More

Belmont Christmas Tree Farm Engagement – Kelsey and Ryan

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This Belmont Christmas Tree Farm looked it’s best with the snow lightly falling and covering the Christmas trees. Kelsey and Ryan really wanted a winter wonderland for their engagement session! They are getting married in the mountains next year, and in the summer so snow and winter would give them lots of variety between now and their wedding day photography! … Read More

The Best of Black and White Photography: 2017

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Some moments that are so beautiful demand to be felt through a black and white portrait. This moment with Rene and her daughter, her flower girl, was one of those moments! I am sharing some of my favorite moments and portraits of this past wedding season that I felt demanded to be felt through black and white photography. Torie and … Read More