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Romantic First Landing State Park Engagement

OK so we are going back to early September for this one! (I told you my blog posts would be completely out of order haha!) This is one of my favorite engagement sessions of 2018 though. HANDS DOWN. And little did we all know something amazing would come from this session. It was a gloomy […]

December 20, 2018

Engagements & Couples Photography, Portrait Photography

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Intimate Historic Polegreen Church, VA Wedding

I was told before this intimate Historic Polegreen Church wedding that the ceremony will be outside RAIN or SHINE!! It was like music to my photographer ears! That was then that I knew this wedding day was going to be special and one for the books. So it had been raining ALL day prior to the ceremony. […]

December 19, 2018

Destination Wedding Photographer, Wedding Photography

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Pleasure House Point Summer Engagement

This session…WOOF!! I’m so obsessed. I have NO idea why I never blogged it until now! This session happened when I started experimenting with a more moodier editing style. Boy, am I glad I did! My style has changed a tad since then, but I’m still loving these deep warm vibes. Oh and Pleasure House […]

December 14, 2018

Engagements & Couples Photography, Portrait Photography

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Jessie Walker Photography Summer Shoot-A-Thon

  Wow. The very first Jessie Walker Photography shoot-a-thon event at the beginning of August was such a huge success that I decided to open up another event in October!!! Can you believe it? I sure can’t! I’m sure you may be wondering…What is a shoot-a-thon event exactly? The shoot-a-thon is an event for photographers […]

August 27, 2018

Destination Wedding Photographer, Engagements & Couples Photography

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5 Reasons Why You Should Hire an Elopement Photographer

Thinking of eloping? Couples who are wanting to elope are going for a more intimate feel that focuses on the two of them and their commitment to each other and to God. It is becoming more and more popular throughout the years to elope! You can make the experience however you want, which is the […]

May 22, 2018

Destination Wedding Photographer, Elopement Photography

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Rainy Virginia Beach Session

When most people think of the beach, they think of beautiful sunny skies, perfect waves and lots of warmth! But that’s not the vision I had for this rainy Virginia Beach couples session with Ryan and Julie. I love when couples are willing to do whatever at session! It was cold, rainy and SUPER windy! […]

April 6, 2018

Engagements & Couples Photography, Lifestyle Portraits

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Norfolk, Virginia In-Home Couples Session

*WARNING* There are lots of lovey dovey cuteness like the image below being displayed on this blog post! And if you are like me and LOVE that kind of stuff, then continue on friend! Oh my goodness this in-home couples session with Nathan and Teallia gives me all the feels…and hopefully you too! While living in […]

March 14, 2018

Engagements & Couples Photography, Lifestyle Portraits

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Valentine’s Day Baby Announcement in Virginia Beach

This adorable and super special Valentine’s Day baby announcement in Virginia Beach is one of my favorites this year for sure!! I connected with Brittany right away when she first reached out about capturing her and husband Patrick’s baby announcement! It’s like we have been friends for YEARS! When in reality we just met that […]

March 5, 2018

Lifestyle Portraits, Portrait Photography

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Romantic New Jersey Wedding at Rode’s Barn

I couldn’t be more excited to share a sneak peek of this gorgeous and romantic New Jersey wedding at Rode’s Barn! Tyler + Katie are two of the most sweetest and selfless people I have come across in my life. I met Katie during my senior year in college at East Carolina. She’s actually one […]

March 1, 2018

Destination Wedding Photographer, Wedding Photography

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One Sweet Navy Homecoming

My very first Navy Homecoming at the Naval Station Norfolk was one to remember. When I got asked by Jordan to capture this special day for her and her boyfriend Matt, I immediately was excited because moments like these are once in a lifetime. I loved seeing all of the anxiously waiting family members and […]

January 18, 2018

Lifestyle Portraits, Portrait Photography

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