Author: SarahLin

Lydia’s Nursery

Lydia’s Nursery

Welcome to our biggest quarantine project- my little girl’s nursery! This room is a labor of love brought together by family and friends that have loved and cherished our little girl before she was even born. It used to be Alvin’s home office, and he […]

Lydia’s In Home Newborn Session

Lydia’s In Home Newborn Session

Lydia Joy is 2 weeks old today. Most days Alvin and I still look at each other and say, “I can’t believe we have a baby!” or “I can’t believe we’re parents!” or “Babe- look at her face right now- she’s SO CUTE!” This week […]

Introducing…Lydia Joy Lin!

Introducing…Lydia Joy Lin!

Meet our little girl! Lydia Joy Lin was born promptly on her due date: Friday, September 4th at 6:08pm. She is 7lbs, 15oz, 21 3/4 inches, with a 83 percentile head courtesy of Alvin 🙂 Her Chinese name is 林蒂雅喜樂, Lin Di Ya Xie Le- […]

Bridal Sessions

Bridal Sessions

First of all, what is a bridal session? A bridal session is a photoshoot of just you- the bride, all glammed up before your big day! Traditionally, they’re kind of a Southern thing, but nowadays there’s no reason every bride shouldn’t consider spoiling yourself with […]

My Third Trimester

My Third Trimester

Hi friends! I wanted to take some time on the blog this week to catch you all up on our third trimester, now that we’re 39 weeks and on baby watch! Heads up, this is a long post! But it’s full of happy memories, that […]

Emily & Stephen | Fort Monroe Engagement | Hampton Wedding Photographer

Emily & Stephen | Fort Monroe Engagement | Hampton Wedding Photographer

Meet Emily & Stephen! This was such a fun shoot for me, because Stephen is my high school bestie’s little brother, and was good friends with my sister for years. When his inquiry came into my inbox, in the section where I ask people how […]

Kellam Estate Wedding | Styled Shoot | Virginia Beach Wedding Photographer

Kellam Estate Wedding | Styled Shoot | Virginia Beach Wedding Photographer

Meet Shelby and Eric! This sweet pair was a dream to photograph. They’re awesome, down-to-earth people who love each other dearly. I mean, any guy that’s willing to put on dress clothes in 90-something heat and love on his girl in front of a dozen […]

Yorktown Waterfront Backyard Wedding Styled Shoot | Part 2 | Yorktown Wedding Photographer

Yorktown Waterfront Backyard Wedding Styled Shoot | Part 2 | Yorktown Wedding Photographer

I’ve struggled in the past with how to explain and define what a styled shoot is to my friends and peers who are not in the wedding world. After lots of fumbling, I was thrilled when a friend defined it perfectly this past week: “So […]

Yorktown Waterfront Backyard Wedding Styled Shoot | Part 1 | Yorktown Wedding Photographer

Yorktown Waterfront Backyard Wedding Styled Shoot | Part 1 | Yorktown Wedding Photographer

Well my friends, this shoot has been in the works for a long, long time. For years now I’ve envisioned putting together my own styled shoot- from vision board to reality- that would capture a little bit more of my story, my family, my brand, […]

Molly & Matt | Colonial Williamsburg Engagement Session | Williamsburg Wedding Photographer

Molly & Matt | Colonial Williamsburg Engagement Session | Williamsburg Wedding Photographer

Meet Molly & Matt! I loved getting to finally meet these two last week and explore Colonial Williamsburg together for their engagement portraits! They’re the kind of people that are easy to be with, and we hit it off talking about all the things right […]