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

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

Boho Wedding at The Tar Roof: Rene and Hunter

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This boho wedding came together and fit Rene’s style perfectly! Her Mom did all of the decorating, the flowers and still managed to look amazing and be present during the entire ceremony and reception! That is talent! Rene got ready at The Tar Roof surrounded by her bridesmaids and her gorgeous boho wedding details. From her stunning wedding dress, to … Read More

Anniversary Portraits for Jayme and Tony: First Landing State Park

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How is it that Jayme and Tony are celebrating their first anniversary as Husband and Wife already? I feel as if it were just yesterday that we came together on the other side of First Landing State park for the most romantic and heartfelt First Look, on their wedding day. Tony held Jayme in his arms then, overcome with emotion, … Read More

Commonwealth Brewing Company Engagements: Hanna and Neil

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I met Hanna and Neil at the Commonwealth Brewing Company¬†to start their engagement portraits earlier this week. Hanna and I originally met through the hiking group that I founded, Her Hike Collective, and I was overjoyed when she told me that Neil had proposed to her! We planned for their engagement session when he would be in town over the … Read More