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A Bald Head Island, NC Spring Wedding | Kacie and Paul

Hey there! It’s been a hot minute since I’ve blogged but I am excited to be catching up and finally sharing Kacie and Paul’s wedding at Bald Head Island! The day they got married, it poured. Like monsoon rain and heavy winds. That definitely made things interesting. The plan was to get married on the […]

August 5, 2019

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David and Molly | A Gloucester, Virginia Wedding

Wow, just going through all the photos again to write this blog post is giving me all the feels! First of all, Molly and David are literally the best. I’ve known them for awhile now, through mutual friends and my cousin Megan married David’s brother Jason. And, they are neighbors of mine! I knew right […]

April 25, 2019

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Best of 2018 Weddings

How is it the end of 2018 already?! Time to reflect on all the weddings I was a part of and share some of my favorite images from this year.  From backyard weddings, barn weddings, and a winery wedding, it was the perfect wedding season! I know I say it all the time, but I […]

December 30, 2018

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Lakeside at Welch Estate Wedding Styled Shoot | Powhatan, Virginia

It’s amazing what happens when a team of creatives come together! I met some of the ladies involved in this shoot a few months ago at an industry event. Shortly after, they contacted me about doing a styled shoot. I was stoked to be a part of it! What I love about styled shoots is […]

November 28, 2018

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Allen and Victoria | Williamsburg Winery Wedding

My 2018 wedding season went out with a bang with Allen and Victoria’s Williamsburg Winery Wedding. I adore Willliamsburg so I was pretty stoked when Victoria booked me for her wedding! This was my first wedding at the Williamsburg Winery and hopefully not the last! Allen and Victoria’s fall wedding was so gorgeous! Victoria was […]

November 20, 2018

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Alex and Paige | The Barns of Kanak Fall Wedding | Prince George, VA

I’m so excited to finally share Alex and Paige’s Wedding at The Barns of Kanak! I must warn you, this is a pretty massive blog post because I just had too many photos I wanted to share! I was so happy to be a part of this day. I’ve enjoyed getting to know them! They […]

November 7, 2018

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Michael & Jordan | A Gwynn’s Island VA Wedding

This Gwynn’s Island Wedding was so special to me! If you know me or follow me on social media you’ve heard me talk about Gwynn’s Island. It is a small island on the Chesapeake Bay and we frequent Rick’s family home there whenever we can. It’s a hidden gem that not a lot of people […]

August 1, 2018

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Renee and Daerick | Intimate Church Wedding

Back at the beginning of June I was lucky enough to have a part of photographing two weddings in one day. That is a very rare occasion and it will probably never happen again but I believe it was meant to be. I received an inquiry from Renee looking for coverage of her and Daerick’s […]

June 21, 2018

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Randi & Neil | Navy and Orange Spring Wedding | Dinwiddie, VA

Where do I begin? First of all, this was a special wedding for me. I’ve known Randi since 1993! We met in the 6th grade on the Voyager team. (Matoaca people understand) That’s also when I met her best friend and Maid of Honor Amy! We were in a group about 30 kids that shared […]

May 18, 2018

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Shayne & Susan | A Spring Southern Wedding | Dinwiddie, VA

Last weekend I had the honor to photograph Shayne and Susan’s Wedding and it was amazing! I adore these two and felt like I had known them for years and was photographing old friends! I told Susan the funny thing is I knew so many people at her wedding I can’t believe our paths hadn’t […]

April 26, 2018

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