St. Augustine, Florida Engagements: Kathleen and Clark

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I never thought that growing up I would live states away from any of my cousins! When one of my cousin’s joined the Peace Corps and moved all the way to Africa for two years, I was sure that he would come back to the states after his time their had come to an end. Well, then he extended another … Read More

Carter Mountain Apple Orchard: Our Engagements and Dating for Two Years

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To think two years from our first date we would be spending that weekend in the mountains with uninterrupted quality time, hiking, laughing, and taking our engagement portraits leaves me speechless. You can read more about the hiking part of our trip at Wintergreen here. Cory is a man that I did not realize existed, until I met him and … Read More

Harrison Opera House Wedding: Jessie & Chris

When I realized that Chris made up his entire story about how him and Jessie met, and Jessie just giggled and said, “He makes up this elaborate story in the grocery store, every time,” I knew that they were a couple that has a lot of fun together! Their wedding day exemplified that while all of their family and friends … Read More

Historic Smithfield Engagements: Alyssa & Tyler

When you see these engagement portraits of Alyssa and Tyler you will think that they get photographed together all of the time, they look that comfortable, happy and genuine! But honestly, this was their first time being photographed and Alyssa and I had many emails about what she wanted to wear, her nerves and the location she wanted their engagement … Read More

Norfolk Botanical Gardens Wedding: Mary & Andrew

Norfolk Botanical Gardens Hurricane Matthew Wedding 2016

Andrew and Mary planned to get married outside in the rose garden and celebrate the rest of the night with their family and friends under a clear top tent in the gardens of Botanical Gardens, Norfolk. When Hurricane Matthew came rearing up the coast line towards us they easily made the decision to move everything inside. We spent about five … Read More

Navy and Teal Wedding for a Deep Sea Diver and his Mermaid: Jacqueline & Jordan

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When a Navy deep sea diver met a beautiful girl at some of the locals’ favorite restaurant, Watermans, over Orange Crushes, it was destined that this woman would wear a wedding dress that she described as having a mermaid tail on their wedding day! Jacqueline was that gorgeous bride and she looked elegant and graceful in her wedding dress as … Read More