In today’s digital and social environment, smartphones are becoming increasingly necessary for communicating, documenting, and sharing life’s greatest moments. To keep up with this societal change, smartphone cameras have vastly improved and are now incorporating features found on professional cameras. Articles are popping up on the web and in print about how we can now […]

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Wedding

Why the Latest Smartphone Camera Cannot Replace a Professional Photographer

On April 13, 2019 I joined Jasmine and Thad at the beautiful Piedmont Club in Haymarket, VA for their wedding! Jasmine and Thad celebrated with an American ceremony and an Indian reception, and all of the details came together so perfectly for such a joyous day! Thad and his groomsmen immediately made us feel at […]

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Wedding Wednesday

Jasmine & Thad Wedding Day | Piedmont Club | Haymarket, VA

Alyssa and Luke had a joyful and tearful ceremony at Tudor Place Historic House and Garden in Georgetown, Washington D.C. Tudor Place is nestled in the hills of Georgetown up by Book Hill Park (an engagement session location favorite) and the luxurious homes Georgetown is known for. It has this old-school charm to it, and […]

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Wedding Wednesday

Alyssa & Luke Wedding Day | Tudor Place | Georgetown, Washington D.C.

Alyssa and Luke are getting married TOMORROW! I cannot wait to see their beautiful ceremony at Tudor Place in Washington D.C., but for now I am reliving their incredibly sweet engagement session from the National Gallery of Art! The National Gallery of Art is a special place for these two: their first date was in […]

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Engagement Session

Alyssa & Luke Engagement Session | National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.

Jasmine, Thad and I met up for a brief mini engagement session late Sunday morning on March 10, 2019. We instantly clicked and my jaw dropped when I saw Jasmine’s STUNNING ball gown and Thad’s suit! They really came dressed to the nine’s! (Hello style inspiration *swoon*). We had such a short session, but I […]

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Engagement Session

Jasmine & Thad | Engagement Session | Old Town Alexandria

Her eyes gently gazed upon herself in her dress, with her hair and makeup done, and a sudden realization and nervous excitement twinkled in her eyes. Today’s the day!! — The day started off like any other, but quickly turned into a flurry of activity as hair and makeup arrived at Mariane’s apartment and the […]

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Mariane & Michael Wedding Day | Old Town Alexandria

Did you know that I’ve known Kaitlyn since I was 5 years old? That means we’ve known each other for TWENTY years!! (Give or take a year or two). We actually were kindergarten best friends and basically inseparable the entire time we lived in Kentucky. We were both army brats though, so the inevitable occurred […]

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Engagement Session

Kaitlyn & Zach | Thomas Jefferson Memorial Engagement Session

Mariane has always been such a kind person since I met her when we were both in undergrad at George Mason University. She’s the kind of woman that we should all hope to be a little more like: diligent, organized, timely, detail-oriented, but also generous, intentional, thoughtful, and joyful. She brings an infectious energy to […]

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Engagement Session

Mariane & Michael | Jones Point Park, Alexandria VA Engagement Session

Earlier this month I traveled all the way to Seattle to converge with my best friends (and bridesmaids) for our second trip together! Two of my friends, Jenny and Sarah live in Seattle, while the remaining three of us, Tamiko, Shehani, and I, all live in Virginia. We stayed at Jenny’s apartment just outside the […]

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Travel Photography

My Vacation in Seattle | February 2019

I am thrilled to share some images from a recent styled shoot I photographed at Turkey Trac Farms! It was my first styled shoot experience, and I can honestly say that all of the vendors from our sweet host to the details and other photographers made it such an enjoyable and exciting afternoon! Turkey Trac […]

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Wedding

Dusty Summer Wedding | Styled Shoot