- RECENT EVENTS, TIPS, AND OTHER GOODIES -
ADRIAN + BRITTANY: A FESTIVE NEW YEAR'S EVE WEDDING
This was the very first wedding I have taken on NYE and it did not disappoint! Adrian and Brittany's Bellevnue Chantilly celebration was one for the...
VENUE SPOTLIGHT: CARNEGIE INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE
Nestled in the heart of Washington, DC- Carnegie Institute of Science is a gorgeous venue for a wedding celebration. I love that the large columns give...
PERSONAL: WHY I DECIDED TO BECOME A PHOTOGRAPHER
He gave me my first camera to document life through my young eyes, and I enjoyed every opportunity to do just that. I became known as the...
This year was my first chance to attend WPPI. I’ll write a separate blog post on my experience soon. While there, several of my friends and I got the itch to want to shoot in the desert. We contacted a few couples but due to the hectic nature of everyone’s schedule during WPPI, we could […]
Ok, I have a confession! Whenever a photographer asks me to take their photos, I get extremely nervous….like butterflies on the first day of school, like getting on stage in front of a bunch of strangers, like….well you get the point! I think I bring this on myself. I mean obviously they have seen mt […]
This past January I was the featured photographer for a “Girl’s Night Out” event that was held at Ari’s House of Dance in Fredericksburg, Va. During this event the ladies had a chance to take photos with their girlfriends, purchase items from other vendors in attendance, as well as learn different dance techniques from the […]
You learn something every day if you pay attention. ~Ray LeBlond I am still on a high from spending a couple of days with photographers I really respect in the industry- Ike&Tash and Katelyn James! In a saturated industry that is often not very friendly, these three have the knowledge, a confidence that’s not arrogance […]
This past week I traveled to Biltmore Hotel in Coral Gables, FL prior to the start of my Memorial Day vacation in Miami. I was there for training, but was able to meet up with Alina one afternoon for a few headshots. Alina is as beautiful on the inside as she is on the outside. I photographed […]
Ladies, if you are looking for one-of-a-kind pieces that are affordable to compliment your wardrobe or wedding, please visit Divine Designs by Randi’s website or her Etsy page! Randi is truly gifted and can take a photo of your outfit and create a piece that will make it look as if you just stepped off […]
I had a chance to visit my family over Mother’s Day weekend and I took my mom shopping, so she was happy. I also had a chance to spend some time shopping with a few of my friends. It was a nice day and of course I had my camera with me so while I […]
Often my Facebook conversations come up during my photo sessions. And this is exactly what happened in a recent photo session with a fellow alumnus of my college. When I arrived for Sonia and her family’s headshot session, she was attempting to make me something to eat based on my candid discussion about my love […]