First Landing State Park Engagements: Allison & Joel

first landing state park engagement portrait candid

Allison & Joel’s engagement session was a mild winter evening at First Landing State Park where they spend most of their summers at, together. I love that we weren’t freezing & the golden light the beautiful day gave us, but I am ready for some cold winter weather. We broke records on Christmas day for the high temperature & high … Read More

Norfolk Engagement Session: Jessie & Chris

downtown norfolk virginia engagement portrait couple hugging

Chris surprised Jessie by proposing to her when they were with all of her family one weekend not to long ago. Chris has always wanted to get their pictures professionally taken & finally they had a big reason to celebrate with a photography session! Once they were back in town from their family trip we got together to walk around … Read More

Virginia Tech Engagements: Ash & Chris

virginia tech engagement portrait

Ash & Chris met while attending Virginia Tech and now live in a different area together! When they got engaged they knew that they wanted to visit the campus for their engagement session! I loved making the drive to Blacksburg to meet up with them, even though my traveling involved not one, but TWO flat tires! 😉 Once you see … Read More

Holly Ridge Manor Engagements: Anna & Jimi

couple candid engagement portrait at holly ridge manor

Holly Ridge Manor is a gorgeous location for weddings & portrait sessions! Anna & Jimi are getting married at Holly Ridge next year & wanted to do their engagements there as well! The way the light shines through the tree line onto their property is stunning & I could truly photograph there every evening! I had such a fun time … Read More

Sandbridge Beach Engagements: Ed & Scott

back bay wildlife refuge virginia beach sandbridge engagement portrait

I met Ed & Scott at the Back Bay Wildlife Refuge in Sandbridge for their engagement session. I love the secluded beach and landscape that this area offers this time of year. There are no tourists & only a few hikers & fisherman, which allows us to use all of the landscape to our advantage. I always love getting to photograph … Read More

Backbay Virginia Beach Engagement: Paige & Abe

backbit wildlife refuge virginia beach sandbridge candid engagement portrait on the beach

Paige & Abe’s engagement session was at Back Bay, National Wildlife Refuge. This spot happened to be close by to where there wedding will be at in Sandbridge this fall, overlooking the sound side of the water. They wanted their engagement portraits and their wedding day portraits to be cohesive and Back Bay allowed us to do that perfectly and … Read More