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It’s here, it’s here! It’s time to recap our best images from our 2017 wedding season! We’re looking back at all of our beautiful weddings with our amazing couples and picking out just a few images from each portion of the day and highlighting them. Guys, it was so hard to narrow down our favorites […]

Weddings

Dec 28, 2017

Best of Weddings 2017 | Rowlands Photography

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Ali & Liam’s wedding day was long awaited. With Liam being in the Marine Corps and between deployments, these two had a difficult time nailing down a date for their wedding. Eventually, it all came together and we were so thankful that we were able to accommodate their date change to capture their big day. […]

Weddings

Aug 8, 2017

Ali & Liam | A Western Branch Marine Corps Military Wedding | Virginia Wedding Photographers

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With all the rain that we’ve had in Hampton Roads, we were not confident that we would shoot a single wedding this year that didn’t have a threat of a thunderstorm. Just the week prior, we had to avoid the rain and the sun came out just in time for the ceremony. But that was […]

Weddings

Jun 17, 2017

A Green and Ivory Sophisticated Rustic Wedding | Woman's Club of Portsmouth | Virginia Wedding Photographers

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Although the weather was not looking promising leading up to their big day, the rain held off and Shelby & Thomas were able to exchange their vows for their outdoor ceremony at the beautiful Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden in Richmond, Virginia. It was lush green all through the grounds and roses were blooming near their […]

Weddings

Jun 6, 2017

Shelby & Thomas | A Spring Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden Wedding | Richmond, VA | Virginia Wedding Photographers

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Where did 2016 go? This year has been absolutely spectacular and we can’t even believe how blessed we are to photograph so many beautiful and amazing couples. As we look back at our favorite images from our 2016 weddings, we are reminded of how honored we are to be a part of someone’s biggest day […]

Weddings

Dec 31, 2016

Rowlands Photography – Best of Weddings 2016 | Virginia Wedding Photographers

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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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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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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 […]

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Jul 1, 2016

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

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