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June 12, 2019

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The season of Orange Crushes, long days, and sandy nights is just about here and I’m excited as ever to make sure my beach bag is ready to grab at a moment’s notice! Not that the winter can keep me away from the ocean for long, it’s obviously better when I can leave with a […]

What’s in My Beach Bag

June 10, 2019

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Abby and Dan This classic Northend Virginia Beach engagement session was so much fun! Abby and Dan met while Dan was assigned to Company 11 at the Oceanfront and Abby was volunteering on the rescue squad next door years ago. They lead busy lives and have insane schedules but when do have time to be […]

North End Classic Virginia Beach Engagement

June 7, 2019

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Jessica and Nick Jessica and Nick celebrated their marriage in front of their closest friends and family in the place that means the most to them, Esoteric. The place that cultivated their relationship most. The place where they spent their time laughing, sipping delicious drinks and yummy eats while building their love story. They wanted […]

Esoteric Eclectic Garden Wedding

June 6, 2019

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Angela and Alex This North End Engagement Session was such a treat. Angela and Alex are so fun to be around. After meeting at UVA they became close along with friends, they became inseparable. They aren’t your average couple and truly enjoy spending time together on adventures. Whether that be skiing, hiking, swimming, diving, snorkling, […]

North End Engagement Session

May 28, 2019

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Laura + Brad Laura wore her mother’s diamond bracelet that her father gave her mother. Her bouquet was adorned with Brad’s father’s shirt in honor his memory. They incorporated so many meaningful touches to make their wedding day truly reflect the two of them. Starting with their venue in their favorite place in the world, […]

Oyster Farm and Eatery Spring Wedding

May 8, 2019

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In all my years of shooting weddings, I’ve seen and heard a lot of different bridal preferences. But I don’t think I’ve ever met a bride who wanted it to rain on their wedding day! Outdoor weddings have been trending for quite some time. I mean, hello natural light! They’re beautiful! And yet, I’ve worked […]

What to do if it Rains on Your Wedding Day

Wedding Planning can be overwhelming and can sometimes take the fun out of starting your lives together. My free guide, 10 Things You Need to Do When You Get Engaged, can help prepare you and keep that from happening!

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