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The Most Forgotten Wedding Timeline Additions | Virginia Wedding Photographer

You have spent months planning your wedding day, from picking out flowers, and sampling cakes, to making sure your dress fits perfectly. All of those prepations come together in a 10 hour day that will be flooded with emotion. I hear so many couples say, their wedding day goes by too fast. Often times your […]

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Couples Engagement session at the waterfront in Baltimore

Baltimore Waterfront Engagement Session | East Coast Wedding Photographer

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I am so excited to share a few favorites from Kelly & Eric’s Baltimore Harbor engagement session. From the first time I met these two I knew they would be incredible to work with! Kelly & Eric constantly make each other laugh, which truly makes my job SO EASY!  Their love story extends back 5 years…but […]

Courthouse Wedding, Intimate Elopement in Northern Virginia

Intimate Elopement | Northern Virginia Wedding Photographer

I am so excited to share this incredible love story. Andrew & Isabel met by chance years ago in Charlottesville Virginia when they shared a booth during a late night at the UVA corner! I was fortunate enough to meet these two over 5 years ago and see how their relationship has grown! During their […]

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Chiles Peach orchard, family playing in a wildflower field

Wildflower Field Family Photos | Charlottesville VA Lifestyle Photographer

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Everyone needs a dose of sunshine this week! With the recent Corona lockdown, and dreary March weather I figured it was time to share some of my favorite sessions from the past year that never made the blog. Last spring The Holman family joined me for a colorful wildflower photoshoot at Chiles Peach orchard! It’s […]

Is a Wedding Album Worth the Investment?| Kiss Books Guide

When I was a kid my favorite “boring” Sunday activity was to look through my parents old photo albums… with their sticky pages and bent corners filled with Polaroids… No matter how many times my tiny hands flipped through the same images, I felt at ease flipping on our living room floor! These memories are […]

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Secret Wedding Proposal at The Farmhouse at Beautiful Run in Charlottesville Virginia, Highland Cow Proposal

Secret Wedding Proposal with Highland Cows | Charlottesville Proposal Photographer

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Oh my gosh it brings me so much joy to share this post! A few months ago Alex reached out to me on Instagram to see if I was available to photograph his epic surprise proposal. When Alex started this planning process, he knew needed to include Lexie’s favorite thing… Highland Cows, now if you […]

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