Friday Recap: Wedding Photography Albums

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I value holding photographs in my hands. When I think back to my childhood, and the roll of film that you could take twenty-five photographs on before you had to put in a new roll, I get emotional. This is because I have photographs that are one copy of that moment that is otherwise gone. My parents decided to pick … Read More

Gold & Black Tie Wedding at the Lesner Inn: Kacee & Ryan

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I had been looking forward to Kacee and Ryan’s wedding day since I got to spend their engagements in the Norfolk Arts District with them and their puppy Marley. I just knew they would have Marley in some part of their wedding day, and when I arrived to Kacee’s, Marley was laying next to her with her own veil on! … Read More

Francis Land House Anniversary: Kelsey & Anthony

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Kelsey and Anthony were coming up on their one-year anniversary as husband and wife when we met up for these portraits. Kelsey was able to be pampered by Dhalia Edwards, for her makeup for their portrait session and after she slipped back into her wedding dress! I remember Kelsey adoring her wedding dress on the afternoon of their wedding day … Read More

Briar Patch Bed and Breakfast Wedding: Ash and Chris

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Chris and Ash’s wedding day started as an overcast afternoon in the mountains. When I arrived Ash was having fun with her bridesmaids, all in matching robes, getting dolled up and drinking mimosas together! It was suppose to rain all day but as we headed out for her and Chris’ first look the sun began to shine! Their first look … Read More

Hermitage Museum and Gardens Wedding: Emma and Jason

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Emma and Jason got married on a sunny Sunday afternoon at the Hermitage Museum and Gardens. They were surrounded by family in the rose garden as they said their vows to each other. They¬†walked hand in hand together to their wedding ceremony and I love that they choose to do that together. There is something sentimental about having a bride … Read More

Dear August

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Dear August, My “to-do list” is long already. It consists of, editing an engagement session, an anniversary session, one elopement ceremony and portraits, one entire wedding, blogging all of those that were just mentioned, four more portrait sessions just this week, second shooting a wedding with another photographer this weekend and a new client meeting this Saturday. Are you exhausted … Read More