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A wedding planning inspo library for all couples — whether your wedding is next week, or you’re still “casually” sending your partner pictures of engagement rings.


...but after shooting hundreds of weddings, I’ve learned manyyyy things about pulling off the wedding you’ve always imagined. 

And because — whether you’re my client or not — I can’t stand the thought of any couple NOT experiencing a picture-perfect day, I’m sharing all of my resources about wedding planning and my insider know-how right here on the blog to get you started. 

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Wedding Venues

Unforgettable Memories Await: A Griffin Events, Washington DC Wedding Planner

*Now on Wedding Sparrow* Check out the full feature here! Shining a Spotlight on the Incredible Washington DC Wedding Planning Team: A Griffin Events As a long time wedding photographer, I’ve been truly blessed to work with so many talented wedding vendors. I am always honored to watch months (sometimes years!) of planning come to […]


Wedding Venues

The Top 5 Reasons You Need To Book The Lakehouse Wedding Venue

**Now Featured on Magnolia Rouge** See the feature here! The Lakehouse Wedding Venue As a long-time wedding photographer, I’ve seen wedding venues of all shapes, sizes, styles, and locations. Yet, somehow The Lakehouse weddings are always some of my favorites. This wedding East Tennessee based wedding venue is the perfect mix of understated elegance and […]


Wedding Venues

Stunning Peachy Pink Summer Soirée: Princess Anne Country Club Wedding Inspiration

Virginia Beach Venue That Gives All The Style Me Pretty Vibes: Princess Anne Country Club Wedding Are you on search for all the Princess Anne Country Club wedding inspiration? Look no further! I’m coming in hot with the inside scoop on this gorgeous Virginia Beach wedding venue and sharing the best photos too! A Venue […]



Planning Your New Year’s Eve Wedding: NYE Wedding Ideas & Ideal Timeline

Thinking of planning your nuptials on New Year’s Eve? Here’s everything you need to know and the best NYE Wedding Ideas! You’ve decided to celebrate your ceremony on December 31st and you’re looking for the inside scoop on how to plan a New Year’s Eve wedding. No problem! There are tons of reasons why a […]


Virginia-based, destination-friendly photographer who believes you            have to be a model to get gorgeous wedding photos.

That “I’m excited about my wedding, but terrified I’m going to hate how I look in the photos” feeling? I totally get it. 

But aside from always being able to get the perfect shot despite being in a dark hallway with no natural lighting and capturing the first kiss at the right moment, I’m also an expert at making you feel like a natural in front of the camera so that you love each and every photo. 


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