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Anna and Daniel had never been to Oatlands park before… SAY WHAT!? They certainly picked the most perfect fall day for engagement photos! This property is massive and really gives so many spaces for photos: historic mansion, secret garden and rolling mountain views. Since Anna’s last name is Oak, there is even a giant oak […]

October 19, 2020

Oatlands Historic House and Gardens Engagement Pictures | Oatlands Engagement Photos | Anna and Daniel

Fall is here folks! Rebekka and Devon are soaking up all the leaves and warm tones because next year they’ll be tying the knot in October in sunny Florida… but hey, I love a good beach in fall! They met as most 2020 couples do: online. After 2 years together, they knew that they were […]

October 19, 2020

Old Town Alexandria Engagement Session | Fall Virginia Engagement Photos | Northern VA Wedding Photographer | Rebekka and Devon

Right now, a lot of my couples are unsure how to navigate their wedding plans. The aspect of these conversations that really breaks my heart is when couples are hesitant to celebrate with a small ceremony because they feel it might take away from their big wedding celebration in the future. 💍 Firstly, I understand […]

October 15, 2020

Stylish In Home Covid Wedding | Pandemic Wedding | Washington DC Elopement Photographer Kir Tuben | Jill and Dan

Would you believe me if I told you that there were HEAPS of people at Lincoln on this morning engagement? We arrived promptly at sunrise to get some privacy and golden hour light… in fact, we actually had to postpone a day because of rain and this was my only weekend on the mall since […]

October 15, 2020

World War II Memorial Engagement Session | District of Columbia Iconic Wedding Photos | Rachel and Brandon

Some couples are meant to come into your life. That’s how I feel about Becca and Malcolm. We met March of 2019 at Becca’s brother’s wedding and I absolutely fell in love with the Moore family. Once Becca and Malcolm got engaged, I was over the moon that the gang would be celebrating another epic […]

October 14, 2020

Dover Hall Wedding | Best Richmond Wedding Venues | Becca and Malcolm

Sarah and Colin are MARRIED ya’ll! These cuties had to move their date not once, not twice but THREE times. It was for sure a wild ride! These doctors have crazy schedules and know that they don’t want to wait be to newlyweds any longer. They downsized the guest list and spent all day outside […]

October 8, 2020

Stone Tower Winery Wedding | Best Northern Virginia Winery Wedding Venue | Luxury VA Wedding Photographer | Sarah and Colin

You know it was a good engagement session when you make plans for Happy Hour later after meeting for the very first time. I met these two as a ‘one off’ engagement; every year, I get heaps of people wanting a destination DC engagement and are planning to get married at home in another state […]

October 2, 2020

DC War Memorial Engagement Session | District of Columbia Monument Engagement Photos | Christina and Rob

Megan and Daniel planned a darling intimate wedding in the Florida Keys but since COVID had other plans, these two changed from the Keys to Old Town Alexandria with just as much whimsy and love! knowing their original plan, I was able to prioritize more tropical settings in VA: flowering trees, pink buildings and water […]

October 2, 2020

Athenaeum Alexandria Wedding | Old Town Microwedding | Virginia Elopement Photographer | Megan and Daniel

If you’ve talked to me for more than 5 minutes you know I have 4 loves: Travel, Cats, Photography and Ben… not necessarily in that order. 2020 really threw a wrench in 2 of those four joys of my life. While I have been able to spend AMPLE time with the kitties and Ben, I […]

September 29, 2020

The Greenbrier Resort Vacation | West Virginia Wedding Photographer Kir Tuben | Personal Post

Dana and Keith have been together almost 10 years! Fate brought them together when they met at a mutual friend’s party and discovered they actually went to the same high school in Maryland! They love time at Deep Creek Lake, travel and adventure together. Keith popped the big question on a trip to Santa Barbara […]

September 28, 2020

Bluemont Winery Engagement Session | Bluemont Virginia Vineyard Wedding | Dana and Keith