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I forgot how different one city can be. This engagement session proves you can have any landscape you want in DC! Cherry and Sam knew they wanted two looks for their engagement photos: formal and casual. These two actually met for their first date ever at a coffee shop in Blagden Alley so they just […]

September 22, 2020

Nation’s Capital Engagement Photos | District of Columbia Elopement Inspiration | Cherry and Sam

I knew I would love photographing Josie and Ben because for weeks beforehand, Josie and I texted back and forth about which ensembles we liked best! Attention to details is my favorite as I have massive style OCD. I also never met a Ben I didn’t absolutely love! These two had been photographed before but […]

September 21, 2020

Lincoln Memorial Engagement Session | District of Columbia Monuments Engagement Photos | Luxury DC Wedding Photos | Josie and Ben

The majority of the time, I don’t know what my clients look like. A handful of my engagement clients, I only exchange emails with and have no idea what they will wear or even their partner’s name! When these two showed up, I nearly died. How stunning are they!? Not only did they show up […]

September 15, 2020

DC National Mall Engagement Photos | Lincoln Memorial Engagement Session | Helen and Chris

When Eliza emailed me and said she was going to have her wedding inside a little flower shop in DC, I knew it would be one of my favorites. She Loves Me is a stylish boutique in the district that has impeccable style… just like this bride. In fact, the owner changed the wall paper […]

September 9, 2020

Unique DC Wedding | District of Columbia Flower Shop Elopement | She Loves Me DC | Eliza and Peter

M & C originally planned a wedding in the bride’s home country: Turkey! With the pandemic happening, travel seemed out of the question but they didn’t want COVID to hold up their wedding plans. These two met at Georgetown and have actually been dating long distance for 6 years! I wouldn’t want to wait any […]

September 2, 2020

Tudor Place Gardens Wedding | Historic Tudor Gardens Georgetown Wedding | DC Wedding Photographer Kir Tuben

This engagement gave me major Pride and Prejudice vibes.When Eliza contacted me, she knew she wanted a garden setting and I knew the perfect place! Morven Park has so much visual interest that it’s a lovely engagement location in Northern Virginia. We began at the pond, walked the gardens and then explored the mansion area. […]

August 24, 2020

Morven Park Engagement Session | Virginia Garden Engagement Session | Eliza and Peter

Erinn and Jon tied the knot at one of the most romantic spaces in this city. The only thing that could rival the romance of the historic Anderson House was the sweet moments they shared in their apartment before and after ‘I do’. They shared a first look on their balcony which Erinn had decorated […]

August 22, 2020

Anderson House Wedding | Society of the Cincinnati DC Wedding | Erinn and Jon

Amanda and Chris, what a sweet southern pair! These two decided to get married come hell or high water during the pandemic! Love couldn’t wait. They had a small ceremony in Savannah, GA with their family but wanted to elope in the city they call home. These two are big on dates and they wanted […]

August 20, 2020

Capitol Hill Wedding | Supreme Court Newlywed Pictures | Library of Congress Elopement | Amanda and Chris

Hadlea and Evan are planning a big Texas wedding but wanted to celebrate a little wedding excitement while they’re living in DC! They live mere blocks away from the Capitol so it only made sense to snap engagement photos at this historic spot. These two are naturals on camera. Hadlea is bubbly and vivacious and […]

August 13, 2020

Capitol Hill Engagement | Supreme Court Engagement Pictures | Library of Congress Engagement Session | Hadlea and Evan

I am absolutely obsessed with this session. From K’s lingerie choice to her amazing body art, she was a treat to photograph. Kirsten found me through one of her gal pals who also did a bridal boudoir session and I am just in love with this little friend group! Such amazing clients who value photography […]

August 11, 2020

District of Columbia Bridal Boudoir | Virginia Boudoir Studio | DC Boudoir Photographer Kir Tuben