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As a prior English teacher, I love telling each of my couple's love story. Each story is unique and in a culmination of love and a little planning, the wedding day brings that love to life in front of family and friends. As a lover of heirlooms and legacies, it's a joy to be alongside each of my couples as they create memories that will last forever for their children and grandchildren!

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The ARHP power couples strike again! Kayla is a Masters of Education student, while Donovan applies for residencies in psychiatry! They’re going to change the world someday! Their engagement session was romantic and crisp.

Kayla & Donovan | Golden Hour Fall Engagement at Airlie | Warrenton, Virginia


February 13, 2020

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Tierney and Danny are two amazing individuals—Tierney is a vet and Danny is an officer in the Navy. Although it took a little bit of time, we finally got all of our crazy schedules to align to take engagement photos at a special place to them!

Tierney & Danny | Nature Trail Engagement | Matthew Henson Trail, Rockville, Maryland

February 11, 2020

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All of our couples are special to us, but Alie and Rylan are especially special, since Rylan has been Caleb’s best friend since birth!

Alie & Rylan | Southwest Virginia Mountain and Lifestyle Engagement | Blacksburg, Virginia


February 4, 2020

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“You’re not allowed to date anyone else that works here.” Well, that was all Nicolle and Josh needed to hear to know they were in love!

Nicolle + Josh | Manassas Battlefield Sunset Winter Engagement | Manassas, Virginia

January 28, 2020

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Alli & Corbett brought the heat despite the 35 degree temperatures during their DC monument sunrise session.

Alli & Corbett | DC Monument Sunrise Engagement | Washington, D.C.


January 7, 2020

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It is almost impossible to determine the top ten images from 2019…but it is possible to find images that encapsulate the top ten lessons that I have learned in 2019.

2019: A Year in Review

December 30, 2019

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Molly & Sam’s romantic fall engagement transported us from northern Virginia to the European countryside. Read more to see how Molly’s vision came to life!

Molly & Sam | Romantic and Formal Manassas Battlefield Engagement | Manassas, Virginia


December 17, 2019

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Manassas Battlefield holds a special significance to Jackie and Thomas because that’s where they got engaged exactly one year before their engagement session in the exact same location!

Jackie & Thomas (& Geissele!) | Early Fall Manassas Battlefield Engagement | Manassas, Virginia

October 9, 2019