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On one of the last days of October and over 8 years after meeting one another, it was finally Kendra and Corey’s wedding day. The getting ready rooms were buzzing with excitement as the hours narrowed down to the highly anticipated union of this sweet couple. We started the day with Kendra and her bridesmaids […]

Weddings

Nov 6, 2016

Kendra & Corey | An Autumn Greenbrier Country Club Wedding | Virginia Wedding Photographers

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This engagement session is one that I’ve been secretly looking forward to for years. And not because Hunter & Brenna have been dating for several years, but because I have known Brenna since we were both young teenagers. Shortly after I started doing photography, I had the honor of doing Brenna’s senior photos. A lot […]

Engagements / Couples

Oct 31, 2016

Brenna & Hunter | Downtown Richmond Virginia State Capitol Engagement Session | Virginia Wedding Photographers

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What started off as a slightly overcast morning, quickly turned into a warm, summer day in September. Alyssa & Zack were just hours away from getting married and you could feel the nervous excitement fluttering around their rooms. The bride, groom and their wedding party got ready at the Founder’s Inn in Virginia Beach and it […]

Weddings

Sep 25, 2016

Alyssa & Zack | Virginia Beach Outdoor Wedding | Virginia Wedding Photographers

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When Emma mentioned to me that she wanted to do a Notebook-inspired, boat engagement session, I nearly jumped up and down in excitement. We hadn’t done a session on the water before and we were so excited to make it happen. We chose to meet at Newport News Park about an hour before sunset to […]

Engagements / Couples

Sep 10, 2016

Emma & Brandon | Notebook Inspired Engagement Session | Virginia Wedding Photographers

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After a brutally hot summer, Dani & Jim lucked out with the coolest day of August for their wedding day. The sun was out, but the breeze was just cool enough to keep us cool. It was truly such a beautiful day for this beautiful couple. The ceremony was held at Dani & Jim’s church, […]

Weddings

Aug 26, 2016

Dani & Jim | Yacht Club at Marina Shores Wedding | Virginia Wedding Photographers

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When we arrived at the Woman’s Club of Portsmouth, we could instantly feel the excitement. This day had been planned for months and months, and each decoration was intricately thought out down to the smallest of details. The day was finally here! Not only had it been a lengthy planning season, but Katelyn & Jimmy had been […]

Weddings

Jul 27, 2016

Collier Wedding |Dreamy Woman’s Club of Portsmouth Wedding | Virginia Wedding Photographers

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From the moment we arrived to the church on William & Melissa’s big day, we felt like family. The late afternoon ceremony put the day at such an ease and there were never any moments of panic, as the bride and groom prepared to say their “I do’s.” After arriving and saying our hello’s to […]

Weddings

Jul 1, 2016

Alston Wedding | Blush Pink & Mint Green Hampton Virginia Wedding | Virginia Wedding Photographers

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