Walk Through A Wedding: Part One

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A month ago I attended the two-day Walk Through a Wedding workshop that Justin & Mary put on for fellow wedding photographers. I have always admired their work & through their website, their blog & their brand, I felt like I already knew Justin & Mary before ever meeting them. Which makes them branding geniuses & heartfelt wedding photographers in my eyes. … Read More

Favorite Wedding Moments: 2015

“We take photographs as a return ticket to a moment that is otherwise gone.” From the mother’s look as she is helping her daughter into her wedding dress to the look on the groom’s face after their first kiss as husband & wife, there are small moments that happen during and in between that become my favorite through out a … Read More

Jessica & Joe’s Wedding: Virginia Beach Oceanfront

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Jessica & Joe were my first engagement session of 2015, on a cold day in January. Jessica is one of the sweetest women I have ever met & Joe was a trooper through the cold & joked around with us. I knew during that engagement session that they were two amazing people & when it came time for their wedding … Read More

Lesner Inn Wedding: Brooke & Stephen

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Brooke and Stephen were married at the Lesner Inn in Virginia Beach on the weekend hurricane Joaquin decided to come through. We didn’t technically get hit by the hurricane but when all of the news channels are filming the restaurant next door underwater, and everything having to be moved inside, I qualify that as hurricane conditions. They didn’t let the … Read More

Sand bridge Wedding at Baja Restaurant: Paige & Abe

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Paige & Abe were married on a bright sunny day at Baja restaurant in Sandbridge. They wanted their out of town family to enjoy the beach area while visiting & have a spectacular view throughout their wedding ceremony & reception. Paige & Abe loved the idea of celebrating their marriage outside & under the stars, which Baja’s location & their … Read More

Virginia Beach Oceanfront Wedding: Monica & Kyle

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Monica & Kyle choose to get married at Holiday Inn & Suites because it was close to the location where they met for the very first time. That was also the same place that Kyle took Monica one evening to propose to her. Five years later, they walked along the beach and decided to stop and spontaneously climb one of … Read More