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If you're looking for a wedding photographer who values prints over jpegs and moments over poses, you've come to the right place. If you're ECSTATIC to be getting married, you're also in the right place! 


Shalese Danielle Photography is Moving . . . Back.

Filed in : Business, Personal

You know when you’re on the precipice of something new, and you feel really excited at some moments but also like, kind of terrified the next minute? That’s how I’m feeling about making this announcement, but I’ll be honest . . . I MOSTLY feel really, really excited. I’m moving back to Orange. AH!  It’s […]


The Blog is Back!!

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YOU GUYSSSSSSSS.  I couldn’t be happier to be writing this blog post.  As you can see, the blog got a facelift.  A facelift that has been in the works since February.  That’s right, February.  I have never felt more stress of my blog . . . it was “on pause” for two weeks, then it […]


Introducing Madison at the Mill, an Orange, VA Wedding and Event Venue

Filed in : Business, Personal, Wedding Tips

Today’s blog is a little something different!  If you’re following along on Instagram and Facebook, you’ve seen me talking about Robert’s wedding venue in our hometown of Orange, VA, Madison at the Mill.  Since they’ve hosted Christmas parties and scholarship fundraising dances there, there’s been a lot of interest in the “party room” above the […]


The “Off” Season

Filed in : Business

It’s that time of year again!  You might hear a lot of wedding professionals talking about the “off” season right now.  For us, this is the period from about November to March/April where people aren’t really getting married.  You might think it sounds great to have this season of no work, but that couldn’t be […]


2016 Resolutions

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I know that there are a lot of memes on the internet that make fun of all the resolutions that people make this time of year.  And I know there are a lot of people who get bummed out that their gym is fuller than usual for the first few weeks of a new year. […]



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