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fall engagement session vaSorella Farms is stunning all year around and I loved photographing a lot of weddings there this year. I have to say though, that during fall, it is extra beautiful. During this time of the year, weddings usually slow down and engagement sessions are in high demand. I absolutely adore the fall season, and when Devin emailed me to let me know that she wanted to have her engagement photos taken this fall, I was extremely happy. Not to mention that she chose Sorella Farms as her backdrop for her session. Devin and Matt are getting married at Sorella Farms next year and I am beyond excited to work alongside Sorella’s wedding crew again.  View full post »

engaged couple smiling at each otherWhere do I even start?! Lauren and Erik are the sweetest couple and I cannot wait to photograph their wedding at the Old Mill Farm in Bedford, Virginia next year!! From the moment I met them, I knew they would be a lot of fun to work with and I cannot even begin to tell you how happy I am to have them as one of my 2017 couples!

For their engagement session, we headed over to their wedding venue in Bedford, VA. I am so glad they chose the Old Mill Farm for their photos. It was a really windy afternoon, so we snuck inside the barn where the receptions are held, and although this wasn’t my first time photographing at the Old mill Farm, my little photographer heart bursted with happiness when I saw the beautiful white walls inside. You guys, this is every photographer’s dream!! View full post »

When Kelly told me that she wanted to have her engagement photos taken at Sierra Vista in Bedford, VA I knew it was going to be amazingengagement photos at sierra vista! Sierra Vista has one of the most spectacular mountain views I have ever seen, and the sunsets are simply breathtaking.

Kelly and Perry are such an awesome couple to work with and, after meeting them for their engagement pictures, I cannot wait to photograph their wedding at the beautiful Glencliff Manor next year! Their happiness is simply contagious. I loved the way they looked at each other the entire session. Their love for each other is one of a kind, so unique and beautiful to witness. Have I already told you how excited I am for their wedding next October?! It’s going to be amazing! View full post »

engagement photo lynchbrug vaIt’s no surprise that the Old City Cemetery is one of my favorite locations for engagement pictures in Lynchburg. I absolutely LOVE shooting at the Old City Cemetery this time of the year when everything around is blooming and the nature is in its full glory with colorful flowers everywhere. Needless to say, my engagement session with this sweet couple could not have gone any better!

Without further ado, I want you all to meet Amy and Nathan, one of the most adorable and in love couples I’ve had the privilege to work with! View full post »

SIERRA VISTA STYLED SESSION

sierra vista bedford vaLooking through some of my older sessions, I realized that I never actually shared this gorgeous fall styled shoot at Sierra Vista in Bedford, Virginia on the blog before. I had the privilege of participating in this amazing styled photo session as part of my friend’s (Megan of Megan Vaughan Photography) workshop at Sierra Vista last fall. This session came to life through the efforts of so many talented creatives that came together to make it possible. If you want to read more about the creative team and find out my thoughts about the workshop, you can do so by reading my workshop review. Although this is a styled session, I believe that it can serve as inspiration to all the beautiful brides out there that are planning their engagement session. View full post »

Sorella-Farms-Engagement-Photos_0005We ended this year’s engagement season with Stephanie and Josh’s engagement session at Sorella Farms in Evington, Virginia. Sorella Farms impressed us once again with its beautiful landscape and gorgeous light. This sunset engagement session couldn’t have been any more perfect! I absolutely loved every second of it! If you haven’t heard of Sorella Farms before, it is a gorgeous wedding venue featuring  a rustic reception barn and beautiful landscape for outdoor ceremonies. View full post »

LAURA+STEPHEN, ENGAGEMENT PHOTOS

carterFor the second half of Laura and Stephen’s engagement photos, we drove from the Jefferson Vineyard to the Carter’s Mountain Orchard in Charlottesville, Virginia. If you missed the first half, you can check their engagement photos at the Jefferson’s Vineyard by clicking here. The Carter’s Mountain Orchard was also the place where they went to on their first date! I mean, what a perfect location for their engagement pictures. We got to the Carter’s Mountain Orchard just a few minutes before the sun set, and the light was absolutely gorgeous. View full post »

LAURA+STEPHEN

 Jefferson VineyardsOn Saturday, Timothy and I traveled to Charlottesville, Virginia to photograph Laura and Stephen’s engagement session at the Jefferson Vineyards. We couldn’t have asked for a better day for their engagement photos: beautiful weather, a gorgeous couple in love, and on top of everything, Jefferson Vineyards was hosting a concert that day as well. I loved spending the evening with Laura and Stephen and learning more about their story. And let me just tell you, if their wedding day goes as smoothly as their engagement session did, we’re going to get their bridal portraits done in no time! We spent the first half of their session at View full post »

airplane engagement pictureWhen the engagement session involves a red airplane and a private airport in Lynchburg, you bet I am all in! When Ariana talked to me about doing an airplane engagement session, I was ecstatic. Her and Jeff are both aviation students and an airplane engagement session seemed only fitting for their engagement photos. After rescheduling Ariana and Jeff’s engagement session multiple times due to the rain, we were blessed with the most beautiful sunset Lynchburg had to offer, which made my photographer heart oh-so-happy! Ariana and Jeff are getting married at the beautiful Glencliff Manor in Rustburg, Virginia in less than a month. Their wedding is going to be fabulous! View full post »