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Sister Bridal Shoot | Maymont Gardens, Richmond, Virginia

This blog post! It is all about wedding gowns, brides, and our daughters! We have three, beautiful daughters and as of November 5, 2018, all three are now married. But there is more to the story of their weddings and specifically how each of them wore something from my wedding gown on their special day! My husband, Mark, and I got married on November 23, 1985. As you can see,.. Read More

Victoria + Brennan | An Intimate Wedding – Smithfield, VA

I had the pleasure of meeting Victoria last month. We went on adventures together to find the perfect spot for their intimate wedding! Red barns are one of my favorite country scenes and this location is awesome! Days leading up to their special day, we watched the weather forecast, which is a job in and of itself around here, praying for no rain! Their day turned out beautiful with fields.. 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

Helena + Steven | Williamsburg B&B Wedding Photographer

The chance of rain did not stop this couple from having a very intimate elopement at Colonial Gardens Bed and Breakfast in Williamsburg, Virginia. Bed and Breakfast places are a fun alternative for smaller weddings or just an overnight stay. They have charm and a quaint feel. The grounds and the interior design of Colonial Gardens were perfect for this wedding. Here’s a highlight of the wedding! Congratulations to Helena and.. Read More

Kaitlyn Kent | Bridal Portraits

Meet Kaitlyn, my daughter and the bride with the Disney-themed wedding. I previously shared her engagement session which included a series of different Disney movie scenes. If you missed it, or would  like to see it again, you can view that session by clicking here. This post is to showcase Kaitlyn dress, bridal bouquet, veil, her beauty as a bridal princess, and to share a fun-filled bridal session. Kaitlyn’s brioche bouquet.. Read More