Sunrise Old Town Alexandria Engagement Photos

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Oh, guys, I am *so* excited to share these sunrise Old Town Alexandria engagement photos with you today! Vanessa and Sal chose Old Town Alexandria as the location for their session and I’m so glad they did! I’m even glad they chose sunrise (even though early wake ups are not my fav…) because that morning magic hour light was so … Read More

Crystal City Headshots

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I’m excited to share with you Sarah’s Crystal City headshots!! I have always wanted to do a photo session in Crystal City and I think Sarah was the perfect match for this vibrant, energetic part of Arlington! Sarah was looking to have fresh Crystal City headshots taken as a way to update her professional portfolio. She has a job where … Read More

Capitol Hill Anniversary Portraits

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After taking these Capitol Hill anniversary portraits for Ruth and David this week, I’m having second thoughts about the Lincoln Memorial being my favorite spot in D.C. for portraits! Ruth and David used to live in D.C. and recently moved to the west coast for work. They have so many fond memories here and really love the city, so it … Read More

Lincoln Memorial Family Photos

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Oh man, Katey and her family really upped the ante with their Lincoln Memorial family photos! Not only did they choose one awesome location, they chose to tie the session to their one year wedding anniversary! Katey and Adam were married a year ago in March, and wanted to celebrate their anniversary by including their new baby girl in the … Read More

Sunny Cherry Blossoms Engagement Session

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I don’t believe in coincidences; I believe that all things are working out for me. When Abby let me know she and her fiancé, Gerry’s Lyft dropped them off in the wrong place for their sunny cherry blossoms engagement session, I flowed with it. I hauled my cookies across the tidal basin to meet them and figured we would just … Read More

Kennedy Center Branding Session

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I’m so excited about today’s post because I love celebrating other small business owners, solopreneurs if you will! Sarah contacted me last month about her Kennedy Center branding session and I was so excited she chose me to take these super important photos for her! Sarah recently quit her day job to pursue her side hustle full time and I … Read More

Stone House Engagement Photos

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  I totally love D.C. and the D.C. area, and there’s something to be said for exploring beyond our little metropolis. Within an hour of D.C. we have everything from rolling hills (baby mountains) to battlefields, wineries, flower fields, expansive gardens, sprawling manor houses and mansions, quaint riverside towns, farmland, beaches… you name it, we’ve pretty much got it! That’s one of … Read More

Stylish Cherry Blossoms Session

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Sometimes I feel like a total meanie having my clients stand outside in the cold with me when I’m all warm(ish) in my layers and they’re in their adorable outfits in the freezing cold! (I swear, it’s worth it! Just take a look at these photos for proof!) But they are always such troopers about it! Such was the case … Read More

Snowy Old Town Alexandria Headshots

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So, I obviously have the best clients. Everyone is always so trusting and up for whatever I suggest. But Madison here might take the cake for my bravest client ever when she signed up for snowy Old Town Alexandria headshots! I’ve known Madison for about two and a half years now. She and I joined a networking group around the … Read More