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

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

MD Micro Wedding Photographer – Fun Monday

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Happy Monday, y’all! I hope you had a wonderful weekend full of summer fun and breaks from the heat. I was excited to be a MD micro wedding photographer this weekend, as well as a DC engagement photographer – for my brother! This weekend was to be Lisa and Manny’s wedding weekend. When COVID struck and quarantine rules took over, … Read More

St. James Falls Church Wedding

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I’ve always said weddings are my favorite to photograph. Until quarantine, I never knew how true that was! Being able to get back to photographing weddings has felt like such a gift. I was honored and delighted to be able to capture Rebecca and Ben’s St. James Falls Church wedding this week in Falls Church, Virginia. Revised Plans As is the … Read More

3 Tips to Up-Level Your Elopement

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If you’ve been with me for a while, you know how much I love elopements! Literally the first wedding I photographed after starting my business was an elopement at a local courthouse. Elopements and micro-weddings have a special place in my heart. That’s why I’m excited to share these 3 tips to up-level you elopement! People make the decision to … Read More

DC Micro Wedding Photographer – Fun Monday

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I just want to keep repeating this: I’m becoming more and more appreciative each day that I get to capture love as my job. Photography is seriously the best. This weekend I got to be a DC micro wedding photographer while taking photos for Lilly & Josh’s Annandale micro wedding. The past week has been a lot to process. As … Read More

Old Town Alexandria Wedding Portraits

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Wow, what a heavy couple weeks it’s been. In the midst of all of it, I keep experiencing an overwhelming sense of appreciation that I get to capture love for my job. Alycia and Scott’s Old Town Alexandria wedding portraits have definitely kept me smiling this week. 4.4.20 Alycia contacted me a couple months ago when it was becoming apparent … Read More

Picture Perfect Wedding Bouquet

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I’m excited to share my tips for getting a picture perfect wedding bouquet for your light and bright wedding photography! You might think I’m getting super specific here – and that’s OK! haha I take my job seriously and I’m always trying to think of ways I can help people really make their wedding photos look amazing. I know that … Read More

First Look Benefits – Why First Looks Are a Great Idea

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I’m finally doing it! I’m officially weighing in on one of the most controversial wedding day topics: the ‘first look’. I’m excited to share my wedding photographer, behind the scenes perspective on first look benefits. For those who may not know, a ‘first look’ is when the couple sees each other before the walk down the aisle. This usually happens … Read More

Washington DC Elopement Photographer

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If you’ve been with me for a while, you know how much I love elopements! I think they’re so romantic and absolutely love being a Washington DC elopement photographer! As a Washington DC elopement photographer, I feel like the word ‘elopement’ often gets a bad rap. When I say that word, people usually imagine a couple running off to Vegas … Read More