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Christmas Minis – Dean and Don’s Farm Market | Newport News, VA

Christmas! The magical time of year for decorating, gift giving, and capturing family photos for Christmas cards! Every year, usually the day after Thanksgiving, we buy a fresh-cut Christmas tree to decorate. For the past several years, we have been going to Dean and Don’s Farm Market in Newport News! They have a really nice selection, and their trees stay fresh all season. We have been very happy with their.. Read More

Bridal Portraits | Afton, Virginia

I really just want to have my bridals done in the mountains, she said. What?! Yes, road trip! This session was in early October. We left on a Sunday afternoon and took our time scouting out various locations. We spent the night at Wintergreen Resort which is so peaceful this time of year. While the leaves were still green, the Blue Ridge never ceases to impress me. Our first stop for.. Read More

Jared Hawkins | Nansemond-Suffolk Academy – Suffolk, VA

Once upon a time, I attended Nansemond-Suffolk Academy in Suffolk, Virginia. Recently, I had the pleasure of returning to my alma mater for a high school senior shoot with Jared. While walking the hallways, I saw the Class of 1980’s picture hanging on the wall. Wow! That brought back memories!. We entered the gymnasium, where I received my high school diploma and that jogged my memories of PE classes and proms!.. Read More

Scheinert Sunflowers | Windsor Castle Park – Smithfield, VA

This is the last sunflower post for 2018 at Windsor Castle Park in Smithfield, Virginia. The sunflowers were planted by Mr. Dean Stallings, a local farmer. He planted them in honor of his mother, who loved sunflowers. Donations for the the sunflowers can be made here. This session started out with sunshine and interrupted us with a quick passing shower. I hope these cute siblings brighten your day as you scroll through their.. Read More

Hutton Family – Sunflowers | Windsor Castle Park – Smithfield, VA

Last, but definitely not least, is the Hutton family at the ever so popular sunflower field at Windsor Castle in Smithfield, Virginia. The fields were a big hit this year and it seems like everyone wanted to adventure out to catch a glimpse of their beauty. If you missed out this year, hopefully they will plant them again next year and the sunflower photos can continue! Until then, enjoy this session.. Read More