Virginia Beach Anniversary Portrait: Neeta and Patrick

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It has been almost two years since Neeta and Patrick got married at the Signature at West Neck. We started their wedding day off at a house in Sandbridge that they rented and had their first look there. One of their portraits from the first few moments during their first look is one of my all time favorites, and an … Read More

Francis Land House Engagements: Amanda & Jeremiah

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Amanda and Jeremiah are getting married this November at the Williamsburg Winery in Virginia. We opted to photograph their engagement portraits at a historical home, which better matched their wedding venue style and the rest of their wedding! I have loved photographing at the Francis Land House in Virginia Beach, Virginia and getting to photograph a fun couple like Amanda … Read More

Virginia Beach Engagements in the Park: Mariecar & Josh

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I got to meet Mariecar almost a year ago when I photographed her sister, Monica’s, wedding when she was a bridesmaid! Josh and ¬†Mariecar have a beautiful daughter together and she was also a flower girl in Monica’s bridal party! When Josh and Mariecar got engaged we needed to add him to the list of people that I have photographed … Read More

Friday Recap: Caitlin & Ryan at Commonwealth Brewing Company

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Wedding season is in full swing and I could not be happier than I am right now with the year thus far! I truly feel like I have made great relationships with all of my couples and I know that long after their wedding day I will still be in touch with them. This weekend I have two weddings, Caitlin … Read More

Virginia Beach Waterfront Wedding: Allison and Joel

Allison and Joel spent the better part of last year renovating their entire home. Their home that they are so proud of, that they are creating a life together in. When I asked where their wedding venue was it was a no-brainer for them! They choose to marry each other surrounded by tree stumps and lit candles in their backyard. … Read More

First Landing State Park Engagements: Allison & Joel

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Allison & Joel’s engagement session was a mild winter evening at First Landing State Park where they spend most of their summers at, together. I love that we weren’t freezing & the golden light the beautiful day gave us, but I am ready for some cold winter weather. We broke records on Christmas day for the high temperature & high … Read More