On October 26, 2019, Carmela and James celebrated their marriage with a vibrant autumn wedding at 1757 Golf Club featuring the season’s best tones and florals. I rarely get to photograph oranges and reds, and was absolutely thrilled at the opportunity to spend so much time with this color palette! I first met Carmela, James, […]

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Wedding Wednesday

Vibrant Autumn Wedding | Carmela & James

On Saturday, October 12, 2019, Jennifer and Marouane tearfully exchanged vows in front of close family and friends with a beautiful French-inspired outdoor wedding on a private estate in Great Falls, Virginia. Jenn planned and executed the entire wedding herself (which was incredibly impressive to see). Amidst getting ready and portraits, Jenn handled the details […]

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Wedding

French-Inspired Great Falls Wedding | Jennifer & Marouane

On October 11, 2019 Shelby and Rad tied the knot with a beautiful ceremony and reception at Festival on 8th in Virginia Beach, Virginia with their closest friends and family! Everything about their wedding day was so personal. You could just tell this day was meant for them! Shelby wore her mother in-law’s vintage wedding […]

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Vintage Boho Beach Wedding | Shelby & Rad

Jenn and I clicked almost immediately. We only had a short phone call before she knew she wanted to work with me, and I think we’ve texted and called at least every week since! I have LOVED getting to know her and her sweet Marouane over the last year–especially since their story is so special!! […]

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Engagement Session

Constitution Gardens Engagement Shoot | Jennifer & Marouane

I was recommended to Bethany by a previous bride I had been in contact with and I was thrilled at the opportunity to photograph an intimate reception at the Fairfax Old Town Hall! She is SO SWEET and such a joy to work with, and she made the day so easy!! I wished I could […]

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Bethany & Sean Classic Old Town Fairfax Wedding

On Sunday August 11th, Andrew and I drove down to Virginia Beach so that I could photograph these two for their engagement session! We were going to make a date day out of it: head down to the city center early and grab some juices, walk around the beach for a smidge after location scouting […]

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Engagement Session

Virginia Beach Engagement Session | Shelby & Rad

I remember swooning over Andrea’s wedding plans when we met at Starbucks one stormy afternoon. We bonded over caramel macchiatos and blush details over the course of two hours, and I think that’s when we both knew she was meant to be a #laurenthompsonbride! Andrea and James had a beautiful and timeless engagement session at […]

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Wedding Wednesday

Timeless Country Club Wedding | Andrea & James

  I am very excited to announce that this fall I will be offering some mini session slots to celebrate the GORGEOUS fall foliage we experience here in Virginia! These mini sessions are perfect for families wanting a great portrait for their Christmas cards, couples who want a romantic sweetheart session, or folks who really […]

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Portrait Special

2019 Fall Mini Session Specials!

I met Andrea at a Starbucks during a torrential thunderstorm for a potential bride consult, and what started off as a short overview about everything included in my wedding package turned into a two-hour long conversation about her wedding day dreams and plans. I think that’s when we both knew she was meant to be […]

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Engagement Session

Andrea & James Lincoln Memorial Engagement Session

Marilou and George had a simple yet elegant wedding in Tyson’s Corner on August 9th, 2019 that went by SO smoothly. I actually shot this wedding by myself and despite moving between three locations during the day, there was plenty of time to get through my schedule and play around with some film! I am […]

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Film Photography

Marilou & George Wedding Day on Film