Labor Day Weekend – Fun Monday

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It’s Labor Day! I hope you’re enjoying a day off for enjoyment and fun! This Labor Day weekend I was back in northern Virginia and DC for just short of a handful of photo sessions, before scooting back to Virginia Beach. Labor Day weekend started off Saturday morning with a bright and early drive to Great Falls Park in McLean, … Read More

Late Summer Tranquility Farm Wedding

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The circumstances of this year have inspired me to cherish each and every wedding celebration I capture that much more. This was true again this weekend when I had the honor of photographing Sarah and Eric’s late summer Tranquility Farm wedding in Purcellville, Virginia. They Got to Keep Their Date! Sarah and Eric’s original wedding date was August 29th, 2020 … Read More

Virginia Beach Photographer – Fun Monday

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I’ve got something big to share with you today! And I bet you might be able to guess just from the title of this post. Yep, that’s right y’all – Rachel E.H. Photography is expanding – to the Virginia Beach, Williamsburg, Norfolk area of Virginia! I’m now a Virginia Beach photographer too! After about eight months of careful consideration, I’ve … Read More

Top of the Town Wedding in Arlington, Virginia

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Happy #weddingwednesday, folx! And what a Wedding Wednesday it is! I get to share with you Brittany and Clayton’s Top of the Town wedding in Arlington, Virginia, from this past weekend! Yay! Thoughtful Guest List You probably remember Brittany and Clayton from their summer Capitol Hill engagement photos not too long ago – it was just last month. These two … Read More

DC War Memorial Wedding

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Jasmin and Tayler were looking to capture the love and emotion for their DC War Memorial wedding this past weekend, and as you can see in their photos, I think we accomplished that! Eager I Dos As soon as I approached Tayler and Jasmin (separately) just before their DC Memorial wedding kicked off, I knew they were excitedly and eagerly … Read More

Daingerfield Island Maternity Photos

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What a beautiful family I get to share with you today for their Daingerfield Island maternity photos! Mixed Session Larissa and Drew are expecting their second child, and wanted to document this special time with a family photo session mixed with a maternity session. I’ve actually done two of these split sessions lately, and I gotta say – I love … Read More

The W Hotel Wedding

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What a beautiful evening Bella and Lauren had for their The W Hotel wedding in Washington, D.C., this past weekend! The weather was gorgeous for their outdoor portraits and the sunset views from the rooftop of The W were stunning as they said their ‘I dos’! Keep It Professional Bella and Lauren met while at work when they were stationed … Read More

Summer Woodlawn Pope-Leighey House Wedding

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Oh man, am I excited to share Amanda and Nick’s beautiful, romantic, blush and white summer Woodlawn Pope-Leighey House wedding in Alexandria and Ft. Belvoir, Virginia, with you today! Get ready, because you are about to see *so*much*pretty! Garden Tie In I met Amanda and Nick last spring for their maternity photos at Bon Air Rose Garden. I love that … Read More

Summer Kennedy Center Engagement Photos

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You may have guessed – I love my job. It’s so special being able to document people’s most joyous moments and memories they want to savor for the rest of their lives. It becomes that much more special when I get to use my work to document and celebrate family members. And that’s just what you’ll see in today’s summer … Read More

Baltimore Micro Wedding

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Lisa and Manny are basically trendsetters: instead of postponing their actual marriage until next year when they rescheduled their wedding, they decided to go ahead and have a Baltimore micro wedding – and say I do on their original wedding date! Not So Postponed Originally, this weekend was to be Lisa and Manny’s wedding weekend. When COVID struck and quarantine … Read More