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I have to give the biggest shoutout to Stacy and Tanyon for being absolutely amazing to work with. Leading up to their engagement session, the forecast was calling for sunshine and warm temps. While on the way to Great Falls, the clouds rolled in and and sunshine was disappearing. I was super hopeful that it […]

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Stacy + Tanyon | Great Falls Park Engagement Session

Engagements

August 2, 2022

Another spring engagement session on the blog! Sara and James decided to do their engagement session in Old Town Warrenton, and we had a great time chatting all about their wedding plans. They are getting married at the beautiful Shadow Creek Weddings and Events in Purcellville later this year and I can’t wait for their […]

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Sara + James | Old Town Warrenton Engagement Session

Engagements

June 10, 2022

This engagement session was just a dream to photograph! After a reschedule due to rainy weather, I met Brianna and Benjamin at Manassas Battlefield a few weeks back and the skies were clear! All of my May engagement sessions have been postponed at least once, so I was super grateful that the weather cooperated for […]

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Brianna + Benjamin | Manassas Battlefield Engagement Session

Engagements

May 29, 2022

If you love dreamy winter weddings, you’ll love this blog post!  Kamry and RW got married at the beautiful Silk Mill in downtown Fredericksburg, and it was the best way to kick off my 2022 season.  If you know me, you know that winter is not my favorite season by any means, but I absolutely […]

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Kamry + RW | Fredericksburg, VA Wedding at The Silk Mill

Weddings

March 1, 2022

2021 was full of wonderful weddings, but I also had the pleasure of documenting numerous portrait sessions throughout the year.  It is always an honor to document portrait sessions, whether they are engagement sessions, senior/graduation photos, family sessions or “just because” photos.  This year, my sessions took me from the Shenandoah Mountains, to Blacksburg and […]

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Best of 2021 | Portraits

Engagements

February 1, 2022

Right before Christmas, I met Erin and Stephen in Culpeper for their engagement session.  It was super chilly, but we made the best of it and they were troopers as I took them to all my favorite downtown portrait locations.  I am forever thankful for the best clients!  They are getting married at the beautiful […]

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Erin + Stephen | Downtown Culpeper Engagement Session

Engagements

January 7, 2022

I knew this wedding would be one for the books, but when it came to the actual wedding day, I was completely blown away by just how incredible the entire day was from start to finish.  Ashley and Ivan are two of the nicest people, and it was so easy to tell just how loved […]

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Ashley + Ivan | Purcellville, VA Wedding at Tranquility Farm

Weddings

December 28, 2021

This was such a sweet wedding.  Olivia and Derek are incredibly nice, down to earth and I just loved working with them.  They picked Stover Hall for their wedding venue and I was so excited to photograph there.  The views of the mountains are amazing, plus it has a great space for ceremonies and receptions, […]

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Olivia + Derek | Luray, VA Wedding at Stover Hall

Weddings

November 16, 2021

Sara and Kevin waited so long for this day to happen, and it was truly the perfect celebration of their marriage.  They actually exchanged their vows last year (you can see that blog post here), but decided to postpone their big celebration with all their friends and family until 2021.  It is safe to say […]

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Sara + Kevin | Rixeyville, VA Wedding at Rixey Manor

Weddings

October 12, 2021

This wedding was the perfect way to kick off my fall season!!  Julie and Brandon tied the knot at the beautiful Backporch Vineyard in King George surrounded by all their family and friends.  I had the best time working with these two and have so many new favorite images from their wedding.  If you know […]

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Julie + Brandon | King George, VA Wedding at BackPorch Winery

Weddings

September 14, 2021