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  • I'm Shalese, and I'm a wedding photographer for old souls & hopeless romantics. I prefer vinyl records over iTunes, prints over JPEGs and snail mail over email. I believe that art happens in little moments, and I can't wait to tell your story.

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Jennifer & Jake’s Virginia State Capitol Engagement Photos

After days of checking the weather and rescheduling our first session due to the monsoons, Jennifer

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Ellen & Warren: Libby Hill Richmond VA Engagement Photos

I get excited when my clients ask me to shoot in places that I haven’t before, but I also

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The Weekender

Any weekend where I have an entire day of nowhere particular to be is my idea of a good weekend.

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First of all, HOORAY for the 10th Book Reviews post! On The Weekender last month, I admitted that I

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Aleah and Alex: Downtown Richmond VA Engagement Photos

I hadn’t seen Aleah & Alex since our initial meeting, so I was SO excited for their

On Turning 27

When I was in high school and college, I pictured my life very differently at 27 than it is today.

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The Weekender

Y’all.  What a week it was last week.  Last Sunday, Chloe and I headed down to Raleigh for

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Meghan and Michael: Maymont Park Engagement Photos in Richmond VA

If I could shoot at Maymont Park in Richmond every day, I would!  The possibilities are endless,

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Erica and Colby: Orange VA Wedding at The Inn at Willow Grove

There is nothing I love more than an Orange, VA wedding!  I have been dying to shoot at the Inn at

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The Weekender

I am writing this from a hotel in Raleigh, NC.  The Wedding Stationery Collective Business Retreat

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Shalese Sees the World: My First Trip Abroad, Part Two

After booking the train and hotel for Edinburgh, I kept going back and forth.  Should I have done

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Shalese Sees the World: My First Trip Abroad, Part One

When I was younger, I read this book roughly one million times.  Actually, I read all kinds of