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Share the exiting news

This is the very first thing you’ll want to do! Although your first instinct could be to update Facebook, make sure to let your family and close friends know before you even think about sharing your excitement on social media. They will want to hear it from you and congratulate you personally! So, take a few minutes to call your dear ones. It will make a world of difference to them knowing that you took the time to share this unique moment with them. After you shared the big news with your inner circle, you can then shout it from the rooftops. View full post »

Are you a fan of DIY projects, or just want to create something a little extra special for your bridesmaids? If so, this blog post is perfect for you! I believe that taking the time to create something unique for your bridesmaids is a great way of showing them how much you appreciate their friendship. Here is a cute and creative way to ask your dear ones to be in your wedding!

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Do You Need Two Photographers for Your Wedding?

Wedding planning is a roller coaster of emotions. Some things just seem to connect and go as planned, while others seem to take a lot of work to perfect. When it comes to choosing your photography, do you need two photographers for your wedding? This question runs through almost every bride while wedding planning. As photographers, we believe the answer is an outstanding YES! Here are a few reasons why: View full post »

Choosing whether or not to do a first-look session is not always the easiest thing for a bride and groom to decide. It seems that many couples disagree on this topic so we think it should be addressed before your wedding day. The reason for many of the disagreements is simply the culture in which the bride and groom were raised. Some people prefer the traditional “first-look” being when the bride walks down the aisle, whereas the new, modern “first-look” takes place before the ceremony. Neither one of these options is wrong, but we are going to explain why we prefer the new, modern “first-look” from a photographer’s perspective. View full post »

Think about your bridal session as a trial run for your wedding day! This encompasses everything from the shoes you are going to wear, to the style of your hair and makeup. You want to see yourself as a bride and be able to make any changes needed before the big day. You may have your mind set on the way you want to wear your hair, but after testing it out for some pictures, you may realize that another style is what best suits your look. Keeping this in mind, here are some do’s and don’ts when preparing for a bridal session to ensure that it goes as stress-free and smoothly as possible: View full post »

Congratulations, you’re engaged!  I am so excited that you got to the booking-your-photographer stage in planning your wedding. This is a big one…  dare I say, one of the most essential!  It is extremely important that you get to know your photographer well in advance before the wedding day so that you can rest assured that your photographer’s style is what you have envisioned for your big day. Want to know if we would be a good match? We might be the wedding photographers for you if… View full post »

In today’s society, when everything is so digital, it makes sense to only purchase your digital images from you photography session, right? Well, not quite. I heard so many times about people whose computers had crashed and ALL their digital family photos were stored on the internal hard drive.What a loss! All those memories that were meant to last a lifetime are suddenly… gone! While most clients nowadays prefer to have the digital negatives and printing rights to all their images, the chances are that their USB will end up sitting in a drawer somewhere collecting dust and their digital images won’t be looked at anytime soon. View full post »

He popped the question, and you said…YES! Now it’s time to start planning for your big day! When it comes to wedding planning, two of the most-important things that a bride has to decide on are what dress to wear and which photographer to document their special day. View full post »

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Sorella Farms is one of my favorite wedding venues around! One of the most important decisions that you will be making for your wedding is the venue. It is the location that you will be holding the most-important day of your life at so it needs to be absolutely breathtaking. This needs to be a place that really reflects who you are as a couple and allows you to express yourself through the décor of it. It should not be a place that you choose without thought because remember, people are coming to see you and should be wowed on this day! With all of this being said, we decided to interview a venue that we believe is one of the most suitable, charming and stunning in the Central Virginia area: Sorella Farms. The following are the questions we asked Sorella as well as their answers: View full post »

I’m sure you’ve already heard this many times, but we can’t stress it enough: ENJOY YOUR WEDDING! The day fades too fast! You’ve spent hours, days, months planning all the details to make sure that your big day runs flawlessly. How exactly do you plan to make the most of the little time you have to enjoy with your dear ones at your wedding? View full post »