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Grad season is nearly upon us! So today, I’m sharing graduation photo tips that will help you prepare for your upcoming grad portrait session. This blog post is long overdue! But I’m choosing to look at it like this: I’ve waited until after I’ve photographed dozens (more than a hundred, actually) graduates to really get […]

We’re shifting gears today! Out of cherry blossom season and into grad season. And we’re kicking off grad season with these Marymount group graduation photos! Marymount University There are so many colleges and universities in the Washington, D.C. metro area. And I’ve had the honor of photographing graduates from many of those schools. I believe […]

Hi there! Just your fav photographer over here dreaming up ways she can make your life easier and your photos better! I’m doing both of those things today with my tips on how to prepare your home for photos. On occasion I will do photo sessions or parts of photo sessions or wedding days at […]

More more more! More kwanzan cherry blossoms portraits are on the docket today! Extended Season In case you couldn’t tell, I love cherry blossom season! (I mean is that really even a question at this point?) What’s even better about the season is I found a way to extend it. That’s right, for the past […]

I hope you’ve been enjoying all the cherry blossom photos for the past month! And I hope you’ve been inspired by the kwanzan cherry blossoms photos I’ve been sharing so far! Because today I’m giving you more! About the Trees I figured I should take some time to tell you more about the kwanzan cherry […]

I’ve got more kwanzan cherry blossom goodness for you today! I’m sharing Madalyn’s kwanzan cherry blossoms ballgown photos! A Gift – To: Me, From: Me Like Jodi, who you saw a few weeks ago, Madalyn gifted herself this session before moving away from D.C. She wanted to commemorate her time here in D.C. before leaving […]

This post has been a long time in the making. Today I’m giving you (all the tea and) all the tips on feeding your wedding photographers. Disclaimers: 1. your planner, coordinator, and band/DJ need to be fed too. Anyone who is staying throughout your reception and who is working 5+ hours consecutively (that includes prep […]

Oh wow, am I excited today! I’m kicking off a three part series where I share photos from sessions I did last year with the kwanzan cherry blossom trees! We’re starting today with Clare and Casey’s kwanzan cherry blossoms engagement session. Engagement Session Gift Clare’s mom, Robin, reached out to me before Clare and Casey […]

The slower season gives me more time to think of ways I can help you plan your portrait session. I’m going to do just that with today’s post on why to have privacy for portraits. First, a little primer: this post on why to have privacy for portraits was created with wedding day portraits in […]

We’re carrying on this week with Carissa’s D.C. cherry blossoms senior portraits! SIL Referral Carissa was referred to me via her mom, who’s sister in law I had taken photos for before (and even did a cherry blossoms session with last year!). I am so appreciative of the referral because Carissa was so fun and […]