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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! 


The Weekender

Filed in : OUR WEDDING!, Personal

The last Weekender I posted (no. 155) was published in August. AUGUST, you guys. I don’t know . . . what happened. Honestly. I’ve MISSED blogging. I’ve thought about blogging. I really wanted to blog . . . but there’s been a block. Whether it was simply sitting down to make the TIME (quiet time, […]


Madison at the Mill Wedding: Deanna & Travis

Filed in : Weddings

It’s not every day that my wedding commute is . . . across the street! It’s also not every day that I’m shooting a wedding on a Monday, but Travis & Deanna are the type of people who are cool enough to get married on New Year’s Eve. New Year’s Eve weddings are, in my […]


Vineyard Estate at New Kent Winery Wedding: Sarah & Anthony

Filed in : Weddings

YOU GUYS!!!  This was my last Fall wedding of 2018!!  I have one last wedding at Madison at the Mill (aka my home haha) on New Year’s Eve, but I was so thrilled to close out Fall with Sarah & Anthony.  THESE TWO.  They’re not only a ridiculously photogenic couple, they’re also two of the […]


Pauley Center Wedding Photos: Meredith & Chris

Filed in : Weddings

That title is a little deceiving.  We DID celebrate Meredith & Chris’s wedding at the Pauley Center near the VMFA in Richmond, VA, but first . . . we got them married in Charlottesville!  On Friday, a small group of family and friends gathered at Chris’s brother & sister-in-law’s house for an intimate ceremony and […]


Dominion Valley Country Club Wedding Photos: Katherine & Chris

Filed in : Uncategorized

I was SO READY as I was driving out to the Dominion Valley Country Club for Katherine & Chris’s wedding last Saturday.  They were wedding number two of my very first double-header weekend, but I knew their energy would rub off on me!  Kathy & Chris are just FUN like that.  Plus, my longest running […]



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