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Dover Hall Wedding at Luxury Countryside Estate | Richmond Wedding Photographer

One of the most spectacular wedding venues, is located just outside of Richmond Virginia. Dover Hall’s massive estate has endless corridors, private gardens, and grand staircases that give every couple a feeling of royalty. If you are dreaming of castle vibes, Dover hall has it all! This grand and elegant luxury venue is the perfect […]

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Summer Engagement at Maymont Park | Richmond Wedding Photographer

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Rebecca and John’s wedding day is fast approaching this weekend, and I couldn’t help but reminisce back to their stunning engagement session from Maymont Park in Richmond, Virginia. This adorable couple was coordinated in colorful pink outfits that perfectly highlighted their bubbly personalities. After meeting in college and years of dating, they are traveling from […]

College Sweethearts Engagement | James Madison University | Richmond Photographer

It’s not very often that I get to photograph stand along portrait sessions! But when college sweethearts, Shurden and John inquired about a reunion photoshoot at their alma mater I just knew we would have so much fun! We started their session at James Madison University’s in Harrisonburg, Virginia. This brought back fond memories from […]

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Bride and groom farm portraits at the Barns of Kanak

The Barns of Kanak Summer Wedding | Richmond Wedding Photographer

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Getting to photograph Julia and Cutters wedding at the Barns of Kanak in Richmond was stunning. Beyond becoming friends with this amazing couple throughout the last year, I also got to explore a new wedding venue close to home. The Barns of Kanak is the perfect all inclusive venue with separate getting ready suites, a […]

Foggy Morning Engagement Session | The Market at Grelen | Virginia Wedding Photographer

The week of Sabrina & Greg’s engagement session was once of my busiest all year! After traveling home from a destination wedding, and cramming in 5 portrait sessions in 7 days, I was eagerly trying to finalize all of my shoot in between the summer storms and weekend weddings. I was so excited when Sabrina […]

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Richmond wedding overlooking the city

Downtown Richmond Wedding | City Views at The Virginia War Memorial

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Booking Caylee & Blake’s wedding a month before moving to Richmond, Virginia, felt like divine intervention. I had an instant connection with this amazing couple and put at ease any doubts about relocating my business to a new town! The months leading up to their wedding at The Virginia War Memorial confirmed this even more. […]