Bryan + Hannah | A Fall Wedding in Richmond, VA

Love like this doesn’t come around every day. It’s a deep, true love that is evident to everyone near the couple. Earlier in the year, I asked Hannah and Bryan how they knew they had found “the one.” Their answers were priceless. Hannah: “He is always a gentlemen, opens doors, etc. He understands me before…

Addison + Claire | Engaged

I’m so happy these two found each other. Never were there two people more meant to be. They make each other laugh, take care of each other, and share the same love for good food…I mean, really, what else is there? I am so grateful they were willing to brave the cold (37 degrees) with me…

Hannah + Bryan | Engaged

This beautiful couple is getting married in November, and I couldn’t be more excited to share their big day with them. Bryan and Hannah are one of the sweetest couples I have ever met. Hannah is simply gorgeous, inside and out! & The way Bryan looks at her just melts my heart. I loved Hannah’s…

Doug + Allison | A Traditional Church Wedding in Richmond, VA

+Doug and Allison have the best love story. Allison explained it to me like this, “We’ve actually known each other our WHOLE lives, but never knew it. Crazy, right? Who knew? Well, our families did! We went to the same church all throughout our childhood, and never realized it. We actually met face-to-face two years…

Allison’s Bridal Portraits | Slaughter Pen Farm

I’ve been so excited to share Allison’s bridal portraits. Allison and I met back in August to capture these photos, and I’ve had to keep them a secret ever since! It’s been sooooo difficult. Last week, Allison said “I do” to the love of her life, and I couldn’t be happier for her! She is…

Holli + Lee | A Southern Wedding at the North Glade Inn

I never take for granted how blessed I am to capture the beginning of a couple’s life together. A wedding day symbolizes who a couple is and what matters most to them. On Holli and Lee’s day, I felt this more than ever. I could see the outpouring of love from friends, family and vendors that made…

Scott + Rebecca’s Maternity Session | Outer Banks

Months ago, my sister-in-law, Rebecca, asked if I would be willing to take their maternity portraits. Of course, I was overjoyed to say yes! Rebecca and Scott have the sweetest love story and are already head over heels for their son, Wesley James Marshall. Being the planner that she is, Rebecca realized that the annual…

Scarlett Turns Two | Downtown Fredericksburg

When photographing a two year old, prepare for a bunch of candid photos. As part of growing as a photographer, I’ve started to learn that “perfect poses” aren’t everything. There is something to be said for just letting a family be. Be themselves. Play. Have fun 🙂 That’s exactly what we did, and I have…