VA Beach Oceanfront Engagements

One of the main purposes of an engagement session is to capture the unique relationship between the soon-to-be bride and groom as it is right now during this special season of their lives together. So I always strive to capture the authentic dynamic between each of my couples, because each couple is a little different. But Kathleen and Alan made it so easy for me to capture their fun, loving and easy-going relationship! They even brought some bubbles to use for the shoot to really show off their fun and goofy side! I don’t think I’ve ever laughed and smiled so much during a shoot. I’m thinking that that is just the effect that these two have on people!


March 28, 2017

Jefferson Hotel Richmond Engagements

I love when couples choose a location for their engagement session that plays a special part in their story. Maybe it’s where they met, where they fell in love, where he proposed or where they just like to spend a lot of time together. The locations that we chose for Kylee and Ryan’s engagement session this weekend checked a few of those boxes!


March 23, 2017

It’s Ok To Ask For Help

This is a post that has been on my mind for some time now. It has literally sat on my list of blog post topics for over a year now. And even now as I start to type it out, there’s a voice in my head telling me to turn back. But I think it’s time that I share this story with you all in hopes that it can help anyone out there in a similar situation. So here goes nothing.


March 16, 2017

Is It Time For You To Rebrand?

Is it just me, or does it seem like everyday there’s someone launching a new brand for their business? It’s like rebranding is the cool thing to do! As a business owner, especially a new business owner, it can be hard to decide when is the right time for you to invest in professional branding services. Here are my thoughts on how to know when it is time to rebrand!


March 14, 2017

Windsor Castle Smithfield VA Engagements

This weekend I got to dust off my camera and kick off my 2017 season! It’s hard to believe that it’s been 2 months since my last engagement session! And I couldn’t have asked for a sweeter couple to start things off with!


March 7, 2017

The Importance of Sunset Portraits

With wedding season on the horizon, I’ve started the process of discussing timeline and details with my 2017 brides. And one of the conversations I always start early on in the process is that of scheduling in time for sunset portraits on the wedding day. For the brides that are getting married between May and October, that often means having to step out of the reception for these photos. But let me tell you the reasons why it is so worth it!


March 2, 2017