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We can’t believe it, but it’s that time again! As the calendar year comes to an end, we are looking back at our favorite engagement session images from 2017. Our engagement sessions took us all over Hampton Roads, to Richmond and even to Raleigh, North Carolina. While we definitely put some miles on our car between […]

Engagements

Dec 26, 2017

Best of Engagements 2017 | Rowlands Photography

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After a beautiful spring morning engagement session at Fort Monroe a couple of weeks ago, it came as no surprise when Ashley wanted to shoot there for her and Logan’s engagement photos. Fort Monroe is so diverse with its historic architecture and beautiful plants and trees. We knew that even though we were returning very […]

Engagements

Apr 27, 2017

Ashley & Logan | Fort Monroe Spring Engagement Session | Virginia Wedding Photographers

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What better day to do your engagement session than an 80 degree day in February? We couldn’t believe the forecast for the weekend when we began to prepare for Jacqueline & Christian’s session! We tried a couple of different times to set an earlier date for their session, but none of the dates stuck. Turns […]

Engagements

Feb 16, 2017

Jacqueline & Christian | A Winter Windsor Castle Park Engagement Session | Virginia Wedding Photographers

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Our final engagement session of 2016 ended up being one of our favorite sessions of the year because of this sweet couple and some gorgeous afternoon light! Nina & Ben are the sweetest couple and we had the best time getting to know them during their session.  Talking about they met, how the wedding planning […]

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Dec 22, 2016

Nina & Ben | A Windsor Castle Park Engagement Session in Smithfield, VA | Virginia Wedding Photographers

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It was January 2016 when we received an inquiry from Sarah about wedding photography for her 2017 wedding. Sarah & Brad were planning a wedding in Luray, VA and we were so excited about the opportunity to shoot their wedding. We spent month after month emailing back and forth but it wasn’t until last Saturday […]

Engagements

Oct 25, 2016

Sarah & Bradley | Manassas Battlefields Engagement Session | Virginia Wedding Photographers

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Scott & Katie are naturals. I say that because we ran through ALL of Maymont Park in just 30 minutes and every single one of their images is stunning. Really. Who else do you know can speed walk through a hilly, 100 acre park and pause every few steps to look cute so their photographers […]

Engagements

Oct 24, 2015

Scott & Katie | Maymont Park Engagement Session in Richmond, Virginia

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