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Married to my first love, Momma of 2 (Mason and Weston). Dog mom to Tippon. North Carolina born but Virginia lover at heart. 

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Get excited for these two and their Richmond Engagement Session at Tuckahoe Plantation! I had the absolute best time with AJ, Jamie, & their two pups at this picturesque location. The weather was the absolute perfect scenario and the lighting was the chef’s kiss. I was immediately spoiled with a hug AND a gift of […]

Oh boy am I excited about and for these two! This outdoor engagement session at Seven Springs was absolutely amazing, and I LOVED every minute of it. I met Lydia years ago while photographing her brother’s wedding and she’s one of those people you instantly fall in love with. Audrey and I both looked at […]

Mary Pat & Tyler are married and they had the most incredible day becoming Mr. and Mrs. White. We started with 3 amazing first looks and I am SO glad that we did them. If you’re on the fence about doing first looks, well, just take a look at their reactions and then make up […]

Sam & Aubrey are married and they had the most incredible intimate wedding ceremony day in every aspect, we truly couldn’t have asked for anything more. Although they had to make a very emotional and challenging decision to postpone their wedding day, they also knew that it wouldn’t stop them from starting their journey together […]

Couture bridal gowns are absolutely one of my favorite things. I LOVE getting to be a Magic Maker for Ava Laurenne Bride and when I was scrolling SM and saw that their new couture line was going in, I knew I HAD to photograph these beauties. If you’re looking for a stunning, couture bridal gown […]

This Spring Newborn Session is so dear to me. Jennifer and Nathan welcomed a beautiful baby girl into the world and she is every bit, absolute perfection. So everyone, please meet Heidi. She is the first girl grand baby, the first little girl, and little sister of Ethan. Baby Heidi did SO good during her […]

I’m so excited to share this creative branding session with you all, and even more excited to showcase an amazing creative that I’ve experienced first hand! Karen with Cakes In Art is phenomenal- as a person and as a creative. Her designs are crazy impressive and I’m just at a loss for how some of […]

This Stafford, VA intimate ceremony was a beautiful setting for this perfect and sweet love story. I loved from the start how these two interacted with one another. After communicating through email with them both and getting the warm and fuzzies, I couldn’t have expected to fall anymore in love with these two- but I […]

Collin and Nicolle are FINALLY married! Due to the circumstances of 2020, these two had to postpone their grand wedding, but couldn’t wait to make it official, so they opted for a boho inspired micro-wedding this year and they’ll celebrate on their one year in 2021. Fun fact, that means that I will spend three […]

Maggie and Neal’s engagement session at James Monroe Highland was one of my favorites. They were both super fun and we laughed the entire time. They also brought their dog, Griffey, with them and he was such a great addition to our day. The Location: James Monroe Highland Engagement sessions at James Monroe Highland end […]

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