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As fashion-forward individuals, you understand the importance of self-expression and individuality, and you want your wedding to be a true reflection of who you are as a couple.

September 22, 2023

The Secret to Hosting the Wedding of Your Dreams: Keep True to Yourself

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Fasion-Forward Charlottesville wedding
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The 13 years I’ve had in the Charlottesville wedding industry have lent itself to hearing many stories. Most of them are heartfelt, beautiful tales of love and friendship. But some of them send me to my knees.

August 30, 2023

8 Wedding Photography Mistakes You Don’t Want to Make

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WatersEdge wedding in Charlottesville Virginia
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I have to admit, our matted display box and framed portraits are two of my favorite items that I create for the studio. Designing these heirloom pieces can be done in-house during your design consultation or even simply over a quick Zoom call. My goal is to work with you to curate the most beautiful […]

June 20, 2023

For the Love of the Tangible

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Jesse is my 4th great-grandfather on my father's side of the family. He's listed on the Roster of SC Patriots in 1782. I found a link to him through and immediately knew that I wanted to pursue an application with DAR. Jesse's father, John, fought in the Civil War in Virginia.
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Booking an engagement session is also a great way for you to work with the photographer who will be shooting your wedding. But, what exactly can you do with all those fabulous images?

August 19, 2020

8 Uses for Your Engagement Photos

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I am an emotionally intelligent Charlottesville wedding photographer whose expertise is creating refined photographs for sentimental souls, specializing in approachable and elevated wedding photography, so you can relive every moment. 

My Vision is Approachable Luxury

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