Weddings: 2015 Year In Review

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2015 was a year that just kept getting better & better for me, Jessica Ryan! Both personally & professionally I felt at times like I was sky rocketing into opportunities & directions I had always aspired too. Yes it was a lot of work & a lot of learning along the way, especially with time management but it made me better because … Read More

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

The Wyndham Virginia Beach Oceanfront Wedding: Ashley & Chris

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I was looking forward to Ashley & Chris’ wedding day since the day I met Ashley! I instantly felt a connection to Ashley over her excitement and pure joy for her wedding day, I just knew that I was in store for a great day with her and her family and friends. I hadn’t met Chris until their actual wedding day, … Read More

Woman’s Club of Portsmouth Wedding: Nicole & Mike

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I have known Nicole since college, when I joined the sorority she was in. Ever since I have known Nicole, I’ve known her and Mike to be soul mates for each other. By the time I met them in college, they had already been together for years. So on their wedding day I felt an excitement from them both that they … Read More