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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! 


Aleah & Alex’s Dominion Club Wedding in Richmond, VA

Filed in : Weddings

Y’all, Fall is finally here, and Aleah & Alex’s wedding was proof.  The weather was absolutely perfect, and these two deserved that!  I had been so excited to get to see them again AND shoot my first wedding at The Dominion Club in YEARS!  Plus, it really made my day to walk in and see […]


#COLLABOREADS September: A Brand New Book

Filed in : Book Reviews

#COLLABOREADS is a fun thing that I’m excited to try because of one of my favorite Instagrammers/bloggers, Rachel! I’m joining a little late, but better late than never, I say!  Plus, I’m always down for an excuse to buy/borrow a new book.  😉  Here’s a little bit about #COLLABOREADS from Rachel before I get into […]


The Weekender

Filed in : Personal

Welcome to a late night Weekender!  The blog had TWO amazing weddings on it last week, so I was editing double time to make that happen!!  It really makes me happy to be able to show off my clients’ weddings so soon after their big days.  I have the patience of . . . something […]


Tammy & Dom’s Fredericksburg VA Wedding Photos

Filed in : Weddings

Y’all, there is a first time for everything.  Tammy & Dom’s wedding in Fredericksburg, VA was my very first Tuesday wedding, and I’m pretty convinced that Tuesday is the new Saturday.  😉  The only downside is . . . I have no idea what day it is at this point! I had been waiting and […]


Ellen and Warren’s Downtown Richmond VA Wedding Photos

Filed in : Weddings

The first thing Warren said when I met him and his groomsmen (plus one fabulous groomslady!) was, “LOOK!  It’s cloudy!  I told everyone that’s just like you like it!”  See, Ellen & Warren and I beat an epic thunderstorm during their engagement session.  I told them all the clouds were giving them epic skylines.  And […]



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