Friday Recap: Wedding Photography Albums

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I value holding photographs in my hands. When I think back to my childhood, and the roll of film that you could take twenty-five photographs on before you had to put in a new roll, I get emotional. This is because I have photographs that are one copy of that moment that is otherwise gone. My parents decided to pick … Read More

Home Photography Office: Jessica Ryan Photography

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I have an office space located in Virginia Beach, with seven other wedding vendors in the Hampton Roads! That is where I meet with all of my couples over coffee, have the Alabama Shakes radio station¬†playing in the background, and get to know them and all about their wedding day! When I moved a little farther away from my office … Read More

Busch Gardens Williamsburg: All The Rage Formal Gowns

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When I think of the day I had with All The Rage, Virginia Beach, at Busch Gardens in Williamsburg the song lyric, “Girls just wanna have fun,” repeats over and over in my head! It was extremely fun and whenever the ladies got stopped and asked what and why they were doing these photographs it was to market the formal … Read More

Gold & Black Tie Wedding at the Lesner Inn: Kacee & Ryan

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I had been looking forward to Kacee and Ryan’s wedding day since I got to spend their engagements in the Norfolk Arts District with them and their puppy Marley. I just knew they would have Marley in some part of their wedding day, and when I arrived to Kacee’s, Marley was laying next to her with her own veil on! … Read More

Francis Land House Anniversary: Kelsey & Anthony

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Kelsey and Anthony were coming up on their one-year anniversary as husband and wife when we met up for these portraits. Kelsey was able to be pampered by Dhalia Edwards, for her makeup for their portrait session and after she slipped back into her wedding dress! I remember Kelsey adoring her wedding dress on the afternoon of their wedding day … Read More

Virginia Beach Anniversary Portrait: Neeta and Patrick

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It has been almost two years since Neeta and Patrick got married at the Signature at West Neck. We started their wedding day off at a house in Sandbridge that they rented and had their first look there. One of their portraits from the first few moments during their first look is one of my all time favorites, and an … Read More