July 5, 2017
One family from Minnesota, one family from Virginia, one annual family get together for some raucous cousin fun!
And, wow, is it hard to get 6 young boys to all look at the camera and smile at the same time! We persevered and we mostly triumphed...
From my own little Captain America to all of you.
July 4, 2017
When Roxana arrived for her maternity session wearing a floral crown, I basically had "heart eyes". I'm such a sucker for floral crowns.
I love these images of Roxana sitting on this rock in the middle of the North Fork of the Shenandoah River. I ref...
These two are getting married at Stover Hall in September and I have the privelege of capturing their day.
Aren't Brandi's "LOVE" nails fabulous?
I'm excited for them as they bring their daughters together to make a new family.
June 13, 2017
These two get to become sisters in just a few short months and their bond is already so very evident.
We had a good time together in this clearing at Riverview Park. There may have been giggling.
Also, I've been taking pictures of this cutie since she...
June 8, 2017
Ah, these three. Such sweet sisters. As the eldest of three sisters, I had a lot of fun photographing these three together.
Also, it poured during most of this shoot.
It was handy, then, that we had conveniently pretty shelter under which to seek refu...
May 26, 2017
This is a sampling of portraits I took of preschoolers last month.
You may recognize this first preschooler. We're kind of related.
I am sharing these shots because these hilarious, slightly-crazy, completely precious kiddos all graduated from preschoo...
May 24, 2017
This was my first visit to Riven Rock Park and it didn't disappoint!
Plenty of forest and Dry River runs right through the park.
Kendall and Parker were great sports about having their portraits taken.
That being said, I really can't take credit for th...
May 19, 2017
On April 22nd, Marcus and Roiya honored Roiya's Afghan heritage by having a Nikah, or Afghan marriage ceremony.
The ceremony and celebration took place at the lovely Bristow Manor House in Bristow, VA.
Chocolates and candied nuts were prevalent throug...
April 12, 2017
I spent a delightful windy afternoon at Showalter's Orchard and Greenhouse with these two soon-to-be-newlyweds and their canine companions, Zuko and Hermes.
Don't you just LOVE when spring hits Virginia and everything begins to turn green?
Since it re...