Williambsurg Winery Wedding: Amanda & Jeremiah

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What a way to end Jessica Ryan Photography wedding season with Amanda and Jeremiah’s wedding at the Williamsburg Winery! They met in middle school but did not become friends until high school! Fast forward to college and Amanda and Jeremiah started dating one summer when they were home. According to Amanda’s Matron of Honor, who also knew them since middle … Read More

Norfolk Botanical Gardens Wedding: Mary & Andrew

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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

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

Marina Shores Yacht Club Wedding: Caitlin & Ryan

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Caitlin & Ryan are high school sweethearts! I know, we do not get to hear that to often now-a-days so I always think it is extra special when I hear this. They had class together when they were juniors in high school and Ryan nicknamed Caitlin, Cheese, which he still fondly calls her to this day. They did not explain … Read More

Holly Ridge Manor Wedding: Anna & Jimi

Anna and Jimi’s wedding day had a slight chance of rain, but you will see from their wedding photography that a drop of rain never happened! Grey washed succulents, coral and blush flowers and garlands filled the girls bouquets, their ceremony and their reception. Their wedding day had the most breathtaking color palette that I had the pleasure of photographing! … Read More