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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.

Marly & Jeremy’s James Madison University Engagement Session

If you read Monday’s post or saw my Snapchats, you know how over the MOON I was to have a

On Turning 26

Today is my 26th birthday.  It was appropriate timing that I spent yesterday back at JMU.  It was

The Weekender

It’s birthday MONTH!  I think this month started off super well.  I loved having Robert for

wedding photography tips shooting in rain

Tips for Photographers: Shooting in the Rain

You guys all saw Savannah & Andrew’s engagement session that we shot entirely in POURING

Mike & Lisa’s Intimate Orange, VA Wedding

Mike & Lisa were originally set to get married in what I like to call The Big Snow of 2016.  I

Tina & Graham: A Downtown Richmond VA Jefferson Hotel Wedding

I know y’all remember Tina & Graham from their engagement session in the Fall!  I

The Weekender

It’s Monday again.  I skipped a few Weekenders this month, and I explained why on Friday on

Radio Silence

Lately, I’ve been quiet.  On the blog, I mean.  There was no Weekender this week, no tips on

Meredith & Ryan’s Downtown Richmond, VA Ivory & Gold Wedding

It’s WEDDING SEASON!  I am so excited to be blogging the FIRST SDP wedding of 2016, and I

The Weekender

It would be so hard to summarize the past week in just a few sentences.  In the early hours of

Hillary & Cory’s Richmond VA Engagement Photos

If you saw my tweet from Monday night, you know how obsessed I am with Hillary & Cory’s

The Weekender

HEY OH, it’s our extra day of February!  Happy Leap Year!!  I hope everyone who has a