Magic Hour – Dance Adventures

magic hour

Today’s blog post might make you want to take a professional photographer with you on beach vacations from now on. Just sayin’. The folks who traveled to the Dominican Republic for our Dance Adventures trip might have felt like I was doing them a favor by taking some quick headshots, but little did they know they were doing me a … Read More

Georgetown Wedding Ceremony – Colleen & Chris

Georgetown wedding ceremony

Lately I’ve been exploring the notion that everything happens as it’s supposed to, according to a predestined plan dreamed up by the universe. I see examples of this in my everyday life & when I hear stories like Colleen & Chris’s, it strengthens that belief even further. I was honored to be a part of that story when I had … Read More

Cherry Blossoms Mini Session

more weekend

If you’ve been following me on Instagram & Facebook (and if you haven’t, follow me here & here!), you will know that I’ve been super pumped for peak bloom of the cherry blossoms! It’s like a holiday in the D.C. area! There was so much more anticipation this year because the weather played a little trick on us! Which means I’m … Read More

More Weekend! – Fun Monday

more weekend

My alarm went off this morning & the first thing I thought was, “what day is it? Why is my alarm going off?! It’s the weekend!!” But no, no it’s not the weekend anymore. I could definitely use more weekend, but I’m actually happy today is Monday & the start of a fresh week! Last week & into this weekend … Read More

OAR Fundraising Event


I recently had the honor of photographing a fundraising event for a wonderful non-profit who works in Arlington & Alexandria, Virgina. Offender Aid & Restoration, or OAR, works with past offenders prior to and after their release from the criminal justice system. They do wonderful work in our community & I was excited to be a part of their most … Read More

Tree House Nights – Dance Adventures

tree house nights

I never thought I’d use the term ‘tree house nights’, but here we are! haha I spent five nights in the jungle during my Dance Adventures trip to the Dominican Republic last month, and not only were they peaceful & quiet, they were fun! Today I’m sharing with you photos from our tree house nights in the Dominican jungle! I … Read More

Free Weekend – Fun Monday

free weekend

Happy Monday, friends, and more importantly, happy first day of spring! I’ve been waiting six months for this day & am glad it’s finally arrived! I ended up spending the last days of winter with a free weekend after my cherry blossom sessions were postponed due to the snow storm we had last week & would love to hear how … Read More

Leesburg Wedding – Daniela & Steve

Leesburg wedding

I’m excited to share the photos from Daniela & Steve’s Leesburg wedding with you today! It was a beautiful winter day last Saturday when they tied the knot at the quaint Weddings On Wirt. The sun was shining & the air was a little chilly, but the atmosphere inside this adorable venue in historic Leesburg, VA, was warm & glowing as … Read More

Playa El Valle – Dance Adventures

Playa El Valle

It’s time for another Dance Adventures Dominican Republic post! I don’t know about where you are, but in the D.C. area it’s freezing & we are having a snow storm! So I thought it would be a great time to whisk you away to Playa el Valle – the private beach located down the road from the Dominican Tree House … Read More

Tree House Village Activities – Dance Adventures

Tree House Village activities

I’m so excited to share more photos from my time in the Dominican Republic during the Dance Adventures trip! There is so much to share, so I anticipate many more of these posts in the coming weeks. Lucky you! Today I’ve posted photos from the many Tree House Village activities we did on day two of our stay there.