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I couldn’t be more excited to share this Coachella wedding inspiration featured on Inspired by This. Bring together the energy of Coachella and the laid-back island vibes of Hawaii and it turns out to be colorful and magical! When planning your wedding, you can really pull inspiration from anything to bring your vision to life. […]

Featured: Coachella Wedding Inspiration in Hawaii

April 22, 2017


couples and engagements

From the moment I sat down to meet with Deidre and Kevin in Crozet, I could immediately see how perfect they are together! Each time I asked them a question, they would glance at each other with this knowing smile before answering. They haven’t known each other that long, but you would think they had known […]

Sweet Southern Picnic Engagement in Crozet, VA

March 20, 2017



HOORAY!! It’s a new year and that means a fresh start! 2016 had its ups and downs, so I am excited to start 2017 with a new outlook. As 2016 came to close, I tried to make time in the last few weeks for rest and reflection. As a business owner, my brain needs time […]

My Word for the New Year + Letting Go in 2017

January 10, 2017


styled shoot

I hope you’re ready to be inspired by this Iceland elopement. It was photographed literally in the back yard of our AirBNB. And you know the best part? There are views like this all over Iceland! Right off the side of the road, everywhere you look, the whole island is gorgeous and unique. If there is a […]

Iceland Elopement With A Black Wedding Dress

November 20, 2016



I can’t wait to show you this lovely spring wedding!! Seeing as how April has a reputation for its showers (which bring May flowers), it was a little disconcerting when the days leading up to Emily and Josh’s April wedding day were filled with rain. Lucky for us, we woke up to sunshine and a beautiful day!! Their […]

Spring Frontier Culture Museum Wedding Peek

October 25, 2016


couples and engagements

I was so excited when Nick and Megan reached out to me about photography for their upcoming wedding! I know Nick from my high school days at Riverheads and had a chance to meet Megan at Laura Kate and Ethan’s wedding last summer. They weren’t sure about a location for their session, but at the […]

Romantic Wildflower Engagement at McCormick Farm

June 24, 2016

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