- 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...
When researching a photographer for your wedding, it’s important to understand what’s included in the package. Even more importantly, as the client it’s important to know what you would like to receive from your wedding photographer. Here are 2 common conversations I have with client’s who are researching wedding photographers In this age of social […]
I love when couples go all out for their engagement session. Thomas and Blessing decided on a formal look for the first part of their session to compliment the theme of their wedding. Their casual look was a nod to their Alma Mater- University of Maryland, which is also where they met. Check out some […]
Thomas and Blessing are a match that is a perfect balance of love and friendship. Take a peek at some of my favorite images from their Summer wedding at the Hotel at UMD! This wedding was planned to perfection by the B Astonished Events team! Vendors Planning: B Astonished Events Photography: Terri Baskin Videography:Henry Adewale […]
Getting Ready What is it about September that is so magical? Is it the striking sunset, the perfect nights, or is it Vance & Jenee’s Romantic Wedding at The Wharf? I’m going to vote Vance and Jene day. I couldn’t wait to photograph their wedding day. My team and I arrived at The Wharf Intercontinental. […]
When B’Astonished Events creates a design, I am instantly excited to see what they’ve come up with and in this Lavender Fields Inspiration Shoot, also seen on Marryland Weddings Blog, they did not disappoint. Here are a few of my favorite images.
I recently photographed my first social distancing wedding and while I was nervous, I made sure to take the necessary pre-cautions to stay safe. It was a day full of emotions- joy to tears, and it was an honor to tell Warren and Lauren’s love story despite the fears of Covid-19. The couple will have […]
What’s Up Weddings: Maurice and Ebone’s Intimate Annapolis Wedding was featured in the Summer 2020 Issue of What’s Up Weddings- an Annapolis, Maryland wedding magazine. Essence Bridal Bliss: You can also view more from Maurice and Ebone’s wedding in Essence Bridal Bliss section here!
By now, everyone has become an expert in how to deal with COVID-19 as a wedding professional. This has to be the oddest experience I have faced as a photographer and one where I am thankful that I have contracts and agreements in place with my clients, but one that makes it tough when dealing […]