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Daniel and Destiny | Appomattox Manor Engagement Session

Finally getting around to blogging my latest weddings and engagement session! I’m starting with my first engagement session of 2019! I met up with Daniel and Destiny on St. Patrick’s Day and I was so excited for their engagement session and to get this year of weddings and engagements started. It was nice to catch […]

April 19, 2019

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Chris & Jessica | Prince George, Va Fall Engagement

Finally excited to get Chris and Jessica in front of my camera! They booked me in March and wanted their engagement photos in the fall. I’ve been looking forward to their session for 8 months! On the way to their session, I was wondering if the photos would even look like fall since none of […]

October 21, 2018

Engagements

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Mike & Antionette | Burlington Plantation Engagement Session

I know I keep saying it, but 2019 is shaping up to be an awesome year of weddings! I am blessed to get to photograph and meet the best couples! Antionette and Mike are such a happy, and fun couple they were such a joy to be around. I have really enjoyed getting to know […]

August 23, 2018

Engagements

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Paige & Alex | Brunswick, VA Farm Engagement Session

Y’alll. This session was soo good! I like when couples choose a spot for engagement photos that means something to them. A place unique to them and their story. When I look back on it, all my couples have! Paige and Alex chose to have their engagement session on Alex’s family farm in Brunswick. The […]

July 17, 2018

Engagements

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Colonial Williamsburg Engagement Session | Paul and Kacie

So it’s not very often a man contacts me for a photo session. Ok, never. It had never happened…until Paul. Paul contacted me asking if I would be able to take engagement photos the night he proposed to Kacie, in Colonial Williamsburg. Umm, hello? Yasss! I love Williamsburg and Colonial Williamsburg was on my bucket […]

June 25, 2018

Engagements

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House Mountain Inn Engagement Session | Brad and Carlie

A few weeks I made a road trip to Lexington to meet Carlie and Brad for their engagement session! This good ole Virginia weather had been crazy and it was basically raining every day. The day we had scheduled called for a 90% of rain all day. Because you never what will happen we decided […]

June 19, 2018

Engagements

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Torrie & Brandon | Outer Banks, NC Engagement

It’s no secret that I love the Outer Banks of North Carolina. We are part time locals there and being able to shoot sessions there is a dream come true. I was super excited to meet Torrie and Brandon there to photograph their engagement session! When I found out their story and that they love […]

December 13, 2017

Engagements

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