One of my favorite engagement session locations is Blandy Experimental Farm in Winchester, VA - and Alyssa + Ben’s session is exactly why! There are SO many fun spots to show off their love and these stunning fall colors.
A new vendor spotlight is here! This time, we are looking at Early Mountain Vineyards wedding venue in Madison, Virginia - which is conveniently on our “reduced price wedding venue” list! Click through to see some more pictures of the gorgeous getting ready, ceremony and reception space.
Megan + Dan’s winter engagement session was anything but cold and dead! We had the pleasure of gorgeous mountain backdrops, stunning Tudor-style homes, a pier into an adorable pond, and some cows to take pictures with - all at Gaie Lea, one of my favorite venues!
Josh + Tina’s Glen Ellen Farm wedding was absolutely gorgeous and their guests were SO fun! The day featured a water-front ceremony, wine-colored bridesmaid dresses, and a fun reception complete with a s’mores pit and a surprise a capella performance!
I am breaking down some of my favorite florals of the 2018 wedding season - and linking to all the great professionals who helped make it happen! Click through to see pastels, neutral tones, deep jewel tones, and everything in between!
This New England fall wedding was a showstopper! Holly + Robb’s big day featured gorgeous sunset portraits, a stunning outdoor ceremony, getting ready portraits at a beautiful lake - and a VW van as a photo booth!
This fall Frontier Culture Museum wedding was absolutely stunning! The bride and groom chose burgundy and gold details, and celebrated amongst close friends and family. Congratulations to these Shenandoah Valley newlyweds!
Brad + Heather chose to have their engagement session at the JMU arboretum un late August. Even though it was the end of summer, the weather was perfect! Check out some gorgeous summery glow in the link above.
Finally - a list of the top engagement session locations in and around the Shenandoah Valley and Charlottesville, Virginia. This will give you some great tips of places to look for when deciding where you should take your professional photos!
James Madison University grads will always hold a special place in my heart since I graduated there a couple years ago. Each spring, I am lucky enough to be trusted by dozens of graduating seniors to memorialize their time at JMU - and each session is so fun and unique!
Ever thought about getting an album designed from your wedding photos? This new mini series on the blog will answer any and all questions you have about the process! Check out the gorgeous leather-bound Red Tree Flushmount Album - photos from a fall 2017 wedding included!
Josh and Jenna’s Historic Waterford wedding featured mismatched bridesmaid dresses, a worshipful church ceremony, and tons of friends and family surrounding these two as they become Mr. and Mrs. Zarger!
Holly and Robb chose to take their engagement photos at Bears Den in Bluemont, VA in the spring - which was gorgeous! Watching the sunset over the mountains was perfect, and their two dogs brought so much entertainment and joy. It was great to have all four of them in the photos!
Jordan and Bennie got married on a gorgeous (and HOT!) spring day, deep in the mountains of Highland County, Virginia, where Bennie grew up. The pair was surrounded by tons of friends and family as they started this new chapter in their life.
Chelsea + Buck and I met in late April to take her maternity photos at Blandy Experimental Farm. It was so fun to see them since it had been a while since their wedding in October, but it was like meeting up with old friends. It was such a beautiful evening!
Rebecca is a dear friend of mine, and I was so lucky to be able to take her bridal portraits! We met up about a week before her wedding at the Historic Masonic Theatre in Clifton Forge, VA, and let me tell you - it was an amazing day. Click through to see more of this gorgeous girl’s bridal look!