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Though 2020 has been a quite a tumultuous year, we so thankful for the clients who have chosen to support our small business despite the abnormal and uncertain year that it was. As we round out 2020, we wanted to pause and share some of our favorite engagement sessions, family sessions and couples sessions from […]

Anniversary

Dec 28, 2020

Best of Engagements & Sessions 2020 | Hampton Roads Virginia Wedding Photographers

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If there were two words we would use to describe this engagement session, it would be “ow oww!” Jordan & Toni showed up to Bayville Farms Park looking like they were ready for these photos to be in print. Their outfits combined with their chemistry and let’s just say these are probably our new favorite […]

Engagements / Couples

Nov 2, 2020

Bayville Farms Park Virginia Beach, VA Engagement | Jordan & Toni

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Happy 2020, friends! We hope your year is off to a wonderful start already! Today on the blog, we are sharing our favorite images from sessions throughout the 2019 year. All our favorite dreamy engagement photos, joyful family memories, portrait sessions and senior photos from our very busy year. Though we took on less weddings […]

Engagements / Couples

Jan 2, 2020

Best of Engagements & Sessions 2019| Hampton Roads Photographers

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When we were planning Alisa & Pat’s engagement session, we had to pray for perfect weather. Not only were they coming in from out-of-town and out-of-country (Pat is living in Connecticut and Alisa is from Australia!), but we had a tight window of time that we could complete their session before they had to hit […]

Engagements / Couples

Oct 1, 2019

Virginia Beach Sunset Engagement Session | Alisa & Pat

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Although the rain we’ve been getting recently in Hampton Roads caused us to reschedule their shoot once, we finally got Lauren & Zach in front of our cameras for their engagement session last Friday. It was the perfect evening to wander through First Landing State Park in Virginia Beach, VA and we had a great […]

Engagements / Couples

May 24, 2018

First Landing State Park Virginia Beach, VA Engagement Session | Lauren & Zach

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We can hardly believe that it’s already been 1 year since Jacqueline & Christian got married! It was a very warm, April day at the┬áHistoric Jasmine Plantation and we had just found out about a month before that we were expecting our first child. Although it was very warm, their day was so beautiful and […]

Engagements / Couples

Apr 29, 2018

Pleasure House Point Shore Drive Virginia Beach Anniversary Session | Jacqueline & Christian

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After several months of planning, we finally got to meet up with Amanda & Mike for their engagement session at Pleasure House Point by the Brock Environmental Center. Although it was a breezy 60 degree day, the temperature had dropped down to about 40 degrees by the time the sun went down. And when you’re […]

Engagements / Couples

Apr 11, 2018

Pleasure House Point Shore Drive Engagement Session | Virginia Beach, VA | Amanda & Mike

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