Historic Yorktown, Virginia Engagement Portraits: Emily and Tyler

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Emily and Tyler met me in historic Yorktown, Virginia for their engagement portraits! It was a pretty chilly and overcast day but they were up for exploring around the trails and main street with me regardless of the cooler weather! Aside from a Segway tour passing us by, we did not see many people, which made it easy for us … Read More

Windsor Castle Park Engagement Portraits: Amanda and Brandon

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Brandon proposed to Amanda at a mountain peak after they hiked to the top together just a few months ago! He had their family and friends hike it earlier and surprise Amanda at the summit! If you have followed along with me, you know that I love hiking and that I created a hiking group for women, so the fact … Read More

Cypress Point Country Club Wedding: Monica and Josh

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Monica and Josh got married on a beautiful fall day at the Cypress Point Country Club. Monica works in the event industry so much of her decorations and piecing everything together was all done by her. Monica told me that she wanted a fall wedding but not over the top. She also loved blue and silver, so what’s a bride … Read More

Truth is, a lot of life has happened in six years.

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I was moments from walking down the aisle to marry my best friend. It was in this moment that I was pulling my veil around my shoulders, adjusting my belt and I caught a glimpse of this bracelet on my wrist. I wanted to wear this bracelet, I had the idea of this bracelet and had a jeweler from Either … Read More

Downtown Norfolk Engagements, Freemason District – Jasmine and Brian

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Jasmine and Brian met me in downtown Norfolk on a warm evening for their engagement portraits. I suggested a few locations for Jasmine, since her and Brian are not originally from here she did not have to many areas that she was particularly familiar with. I sent her images from the Freemason District in downtown Norfolk, and she loved it! … Read More

Torie and Kevin’s Obici House Wedding in Suffolk, Virginia

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This Obici House wedding day was long awaited for me! I knew ahead of time what a close knit family Torie and Kevin had. I knew that they were solidifying their own branch of that family on this day and I knew that they loved each other SO much. Since their engagement session and their daughter Aubrey tagging along for … Read More