2016: Wedding Day Portraits

wedding bride and groom jessica ryan photography

I introduced all of my 2016 wedding couples in a previous blog post with only ONE portrait of each couple! That was hard for this photographer! I am truly in love with so many moments from 2016 and in love with each couples’ wedding day! I had to do one more blog post filled with more portraits and moments of … Read More

2016 First Looks & Why They are Worth It on Your Wedding Day

bride and groom first look portrait

This past wedding season, a lot of my couples opted to do a first look! Not one of them regretted it! A first look is truly a moment just for the two of you! I always go see the Groom and get him set up and then I tell him to take a deep breath. I tell him how gorgeous … Read More

Wedding Couples of 2016

There is so much that I want to share about all of my couples and this year’s weddings! In fact, there is way to much to share for one blog post. Today, I am re-introducing you to all of my couples from this past wedding season! After this blog post I will be sharing different details or moments of everyone’s … Read More

Alpha Xi Delta Graduates: Old Dominion University

alpha xi delta old dominion university

I went to Old Dominion University and I was also in the sorority, Alpha Xi Delta while I went to school there. That is why I was excited when Amanda, contacted me do her’s and three other women’s graduation portraits! I have been out of college for awhile, I won’t tell you how long, so it was a lot of … Read More

Busch Gardens Williamsburg: All The Rage Formal Gowns

studio i do wedding dress, bridal portrait on a carousel at busch gardens Williamsburg

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