• Your Ideal Wedding Day Timeline

    One of the first questions I am asked when meeting with a new bride is, “how many hours of photography do you think we’ll need?” This is a very important question to ask and knowing how much time to plan for each part of the wedding day can help in answering this question. When I talk with brides about all of the things that they would like to have documented on their big day, we then talk about the amount…

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  • St. Joseph’s Villa Wedding | Megan + Christian

    An Intimate Wedding at St. Joseph’s Villa in Richmond, Virginia Megan and Christian first met while taking Tae Kwon Do classes at Dong’s Karate. They spent many a time after the class had finished, talking with each other and a few years later, began dating. They knew after just a few short months of dating that marriage was on the horizon for the two of them. In March, they also got the news that they would be becoming a family…

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  • Why You Should Have An Engagement Session

    There are many benefits to having an engagement photography session before your actual wedding day comes! A majority of couples have probably not been in front of a camera before (other than taking selfies, or course!) Nerves can come into play more than you think when you  step in front of your wedding photographer’s camera for the first time. If you haven’t chosen your wedding photographer prior to scheduling an engagement session, I recommend doing that first! Having your engagement…

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  • Resort Marketing Photography | Fond Doux Plantation & Resort

    In January, I traveled to St. Lucia and sought out several resorts in Soufrière in need of marketing photography. Fond Doux Plantation and Resort wanted some images to use for promotion of their resort to help drive more bookings. Fond Doux was one of my favorite resorts that I photographed because of it’s lush landscape and history! They are a 19th century Eco-friendly resort situated on cocoa groves with luxury cottages and two on-site restaurants. A great draw to this…

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  • Yelp For Massey – “Drop It Like It’s Yacht!”

    Yelp Richmond put on a a great fundraiser to raise support for the Massey Cancer Center called Yelp For Massey – “Drop It Like It’s Yacht!” The event was held at the new and hip Kabana Rooftop, a rooftop bar on the 20th floor in downtown Richmond. Themed as a “day on the yacht”, the atmosphere and decor were tropical, as was the delicious food! I was amazed at how big Kabana Rooftop really is! The bar and seating areas…

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  • A Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens Wedding | Katelyn + Travis

    A Rose Garden Wedding At Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens in Richmond, VA Katelyn and Travis were married on a warm day in June in the rose garden at Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens. The ceremony turned out to be absolutely perfect, despite our worry about the weather. It was magical because when Katelyn appeared from beneath the canopy of trees to walk down the aisle with her dad, the sun came out! It was like it had been planned all along,…

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