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Holt Family | Hilton Village Lifestyle Newborn Session | Newport News Photographer

Holt Family | Hilton Village Lifestyle Newborn Session | Newport News Photographer

Meet Caroline! (and her parents Kailie and Alex and doggy Millie!) Kailie slid into my DM’s a few months ago on the hunt for the perfect photographer to satisfy her husband’s high standards (Alex is an amazing photographer) and capture their baby when she came. […]

Hannah & Evan | Colonial Williamsburg Engagement Session | Williamsburg Wedding Photographer

Hannah & Evan | Colonial Williamsburg Engagement Session | Williamsburg Wedding Photographer

Meet Hannah and Evan! Evan and I met in Chinese class sophomore year. He was a commuter and I managed to rope him into my friend group and bring him along to Cru, where eventually he met Hannah.  She was my housemate when they started […]

Anya & Issac | Yorktown Beach Couples Session | Yorktown Wedding Photographer

Anya & Issac | Yorktown Beach Couples Session | Yorktown Wedding Photographer

Meet Anya and Issac! I met Anya her freshman year at Mason.  She would hang around the Cru house I lived at and we’d cook dinner together and talk about life.  After her sophomore year, she transferred down to CNU where she met Issac.  After […]

Danielle & Josh | Frying Pan Farm Park Engagement Session | NOVA Wedding Photographer

Danielle & Josh | Frying Pan Farm Park Engagement Session | NOVA Wedding Photographer

Meet Danielle and Josh! They grew up together in the same church, running in the same friend groups, part of the same youth group, but when I asked Danielle how her high school self would have responded to “One day you’re going to marry Josh” […]

Kristen & Chris | DC Cherry Blossom Couples Session | DC Wedding Photographer

Kristen & Chris | DC Cherry Blossom Couples Session | DC Wedding Photographer

Meet Kristen and Chris! Remember when I did a session giveaway back in January?  Well the whole time I was secretly hoping these two would win and when the random number generator agreed with me (I promise I didn’t rig it!) I squealed! Kristen is […]

Heather & Jamie | Shenandoah River State Park Engagement | Front Royal Wedding Photographer

Heather & Jamie | Shenandoah River State Park Engagement | Front Royal Wedding Photographer

Meet Heather and Jamie! Oh man ya’ll, I can’t wait for you to scroll through this post- I was smiling ear-to-ear editing these photos yesterday!  Heather is a friend of mine from George Mason- she was a freshman when I was a senior and when […]

Hazel & Grace Illustrations | Virginia Beach Branding Photographer

Hazel & Grace Illustrations | Virginia Beach Branding Photographer

Meet Jessica! Every now and then I pick up my camera and go to an office or home and capture creatives in their element for a lifestyle branding session and it is so life-giving for me!  I love doing this.  My couples are my all-time […]

April & Bob | Just Because Session | Norfolk Couples Photographer

April & Bob | Just Because Session | Norfolk Couples Photographer

Meet April and Bob! (and Rosie!) This couple is near and dear to Alvin and I’s hearts.  We first met them about this time last year when Bob invited Alvin to visit and interview for a job at Grace Presbyterian, where Bob serves as Senior […]

The Thrift Finds That Made Our Home Complete | Chesapeake Wedding Photographer

The Thrift Finds That Made Our Home Complete | Chesapeake Wedding Photographer

Anyone who knows me knows I love a good thrift store find.  The DAV, Goodwill, or recently I’ve been scoring big on Facebook Marketplace! Here’s the thing about thrifting:  When you find something that fits you just right or is exactly what you’ve been looking […]

Laura & Michael | CNU Maternity Session | Newport News Maternity Photographer

Laura & Michael | CNU Maternity Session | Newport News Maternity Photographer

Meet Laura and Michael! They met in college when they were set up on a blind date by their friends.  Michael said the original plan was to go to a basketball game, and, if the date was going well, move on to Mellow Mushroom.  I […]