Hi, there! We are Rowlands Photography - husband & wife wedding photography team for the low-key, authentic, head-over-heels couple in love. We are based in Hampton Roads, Virginia, but you can find us all along the east coast and beyond. Take a look at our past work get to know us. If you're a bride, be sure to check out our special "For Brides" blog series by searching by category below!

welcome to the blog

for the joyful, authentic & timeless

weddings

engagements

For brides

bridal sessions

personal

anniversary

Head over to the website >>

open post

Las Vegas Red Rock Canyon State Park Wedding | Nevada Wedding Photographer To be completely honest, we never thought we would be writing a blog with “Las Vegas wedding photographer” or “Red Rock Canyon wedding” in it. As two east coast photographers, we never thought our job would take us across the country to the […]

Weddings

May 4, 2019

Red Rock Canyon Las Vegas Wedding | Nevada Wedding Photographer

open post

As another year comes to a close, we are shocked to be writing this blog again and recapping another wedding season. This year marks our 4th full wedding season as a husband and wife, Virginia wedding photographers and each year just keeps getting better and better. 2018 flew by in the blink of an eye, […]

Weddings

Dec 31, 2018

Virginia Wedding Photographers | Best of Weddings 2018

open post

Maggie & Evan’s love story is one of our most favorite that we have ever heard. We were so honored to be a part of their Smithfield Virginia wedding day as they finally became husband and wife. Maggie & Evan met when they were around 10 years old. Their families met due to the military […]

Weddings

Dec 27, 2018

Historic St. Luke’s Church Smithfield Virginia Wedding | Maggie & Evan

open post

Downtown Fredericksburg Virginia wedding | 718 Venue | Leigh Ann & Ben Would you believe that this downtown Fredericksburg Virginia wedding came together in 7 days? Yes, you read that right; SEVEN DAYS. To say it was a whirlwind of an experience would be a serious understatement. Everything came together so fluidly and perfectly due […]

Weddings

Dec 21, 2018

Fredericksburg Virginia Wedding | 718 Venue | Leigh Ann & Ben

open post

Breaux Vineyard Wedding | Purcellville, Virginia | Tori & Stephen As soon as we arrived at Breaux Vineyard in Purcellville, VA, we were blown away by the view. Extending up the Short Hill mountain and nestled in between the hills, Breaux Vineyard has 404 acres of private land that is just begging to be photographed. […]

Weddings

Nov 16, 2018

Breaux Vineyard Wedding | Purcellville, Virginia | Tori & Stephen

open post

We can’t believe that Amanda & Mike’s wedding at Vineyard Estate at New Kent Winery has already came and passed! It seems like just yesterday that we were doing their engagement session on the beach in Virginia Beach. Before we knew it, it was already November and we traveling up to Richmond, Virginia to start […]

Weddings

Nov 15, 2018

Vineyard Estate New Kent Winery Wedding | New Kent, Virginia | Amanda & Mike

open post

Alli & Connor’s wedding at Maymont Park in Richmond, VA last weekend was simply beautiful. From the clear, blue skies to the sweet ceremony, we loved every moment of their big day. Alli & Connor chose to forego having a bridal party for their ceremony and instead lined the rows of the Italian Garden pergola […]

Weddings

Oct 24, 2018

Maymont Park Richmond Wedding | Alli & Connor | Virginia Wedding Photographers

open post

Hermitage Hill Farm Wedding – Waynesboro, Virginia Wedding Photographers When you plan an autumn wedding, you pray for the weather that Madalyn & Brendon had on their wedding day. It was a beautiful 60 degrees with a slight breeze and not a cloud in the sky on October 13th, 2018 at the stunning Hermitage Hill […]

Weddings

Oct 17, 2018

Autumn Hermitage Hill Farm Wedding |Waynesboro, Virginia | Madalyn & Brendon

open post

When you choose to have an outdoor, autumn wedding in Virginia, you pray for the weather that Hannah & DJ had on their wedding day. At The Estate at White Hall Vineyard in King George, it was a beautiful 75 degrees with a cool breeze that seemed to wrap around the grounds all day long. […]

Weddings

Oct 4, 2018

The Estate at White Hall Vineyard Wedding | King George, Virginia | Hannah & DJ

open post

Fairytale Downtown Suffolk Virginia Hilton Hotel Wedding

Weddings

Sep 15, 2018

Fairytale Hilton Downtown Suffolk, VA Wedding |Molly & Glenn

Rowlands Photography  || michaelandchelsea@rowlandsphotography.com ||  Virginia Beach, VA 23464 || 757.514.1610