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Best of Weddings | 2021 Superlatives | Virginia Wedding Photographer

Looking back at my calendar from 2021 is an explosion of color coded tags. juggling 2 businesses, 100s of miles between photoshoots, amazing business collaborations, adventures with friends, and ohhh so much beautiful scenery. I CAN’T UNDERSTATE my gratitude for all of the amazing wedding couples, second shooters, associates, and vendor connections that led to being […]

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bride and groom sharing a kiss with the mountains and vineyard behind them on their wedding day in Charlottesville, VA

Charlottesville Wedding Photographer | King Family Vineyard

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Megan & Conner’s Charlottesville wedding was one I have been looking forward to for months!! After working with the incredible team of local vendors, I knew that all of the details for their wedding at the King Family Vineyard would come together perfectly.  With the unpredictable summer heat in Virginia, we weren’t sure what to […]

engaged couple holding each other close in the rolling hills and cow filled pastures of Madison Virginia

Madison VA | Family Farm Engagement | Charlottesville Wedding Photographer

Photographing Becca & Will’s engagement was so special! They invited me to their home in Madison, Virginia to explore the rolling hills and cow filled pastures.  Throughout their engagement shoot we went off-roading across fields and streams to find the best views of the sunset and mountains that Madison, Virginia has to offer! From my […]

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entire wedding party celebrating the newly married couple on top of mt rainier

Mt. Rainier National Park | Destination Wedding

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Last month I got to photograph my first true destination elopement. Kyle and Casey, ditched their traditional wedding plans in Richmond Virginia and headed to Mt Rainier National Park. After years of rescheduling, they followed their hearts to create a wedding day that truly represented their relationship. Their intimate vows took place in the breathtaking […]

engaged couple cuddling and kissing their dog during engagement photoshoot

Top 5 tips for bringing your dog to your photoshoot

My answer to the question, “should I bring my dog to the photoshoot?!”, is always going to be ABSOLUTELY!!! (And not just because I love any and all furry friends) Below I am going to be sharing my Top 5 Tips to have the best possible photoshoots with your dog! If you are going to […]

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engaged couple popping champagne bottles on driveway that leads up to the cumberland estate in richmond virginia

Cumberland Estate Engagement | Richmond Wedding Photographer

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Marlana & Willam chose their wedding venue at Cumberland Estate to capture a few engagement portraits! The property is filled with endless photo opportunities. The historic estate is surrounded by views of the water, secluded gardens, and brick pathways leading through the property. We had such a blast mapping out the flow of their wedding […]

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