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This adventurous couple could be the poster couple for Hawaiian vacations. Although there are endless stunning beaches in Kauai, Julia and Scotty decided to snap engagement photos at Tunnels Beach. It was an overcast morning and it actually started raining halfway through this session. You’d never be able to tell based on how these lovely […]

January 16, 2020

Hawaii Engagement Photos | Kauai Wedding Inspiration | Julia and Scott

The world has a very strange way of bringing people together. This session made me believe in fate. I met Brianne through Instagram a few years back. We both shared a love for photography, Star Wars, animals and have the same sense of humor. I met her and Justin in Houston about 3 years ago […]

January 9, 2020

Hawaii Honeymoon Photos | Maui Wedding Inspiration | Olowalu Plantation Bri and Justin

  2019, Wow. What a freakin’ ride. When I look back at this year, I kind of have to laugh. Starting this year, my word of the year was “Rest”. I did anything but rest. I came in from 2018 pretty worn down from my biggest year yet so, I raised my prices and vowed […]

January 8, 2020

A Year in Review 2019 | Destination Wedding Photographer Kir Tuben | Personal Post

Elizabeth and Gabe both attended this small college in Austria… during separate years! Their college in Ohio has a sister-school program with this small campus in Gaming and every year, many of the American students go and study abroad in this charming little European town. These two decided to host a destination wedding in a […]

January 7, 2020

Austrian Winter Wedding | Kartause Charterhouse Wedding | Elizabeth and Gabe

Jamie and Adam wanted a romantic winter wedding lit by candle light and they certainly achieved it! These two combined traditions from Egyptian and Jewish cultures to create a beautiful fusion wedding that was a lovely start to the holiday season. The day started for Adam at the Lansdowne Resort. He was joined by his […]

January 4, 2020

Winter Stone Tower Winery Wedding | Tank Room Wedding | Jamie and Adam

Allison and Andrew were some of the easiest clients I have ever worked with. Their families were lovely and these two planned a wedding with a ton of moving parts with very little snags! Allison got ready at the Darcy Hotel before sharing a first look at Meridian Hill park. We did all of their […]

January 2, 2020

Congressional Club Washington DC Wedding | District of Columbia Wedding Photography Kir Tuben | Allison and Andrew

Elise and Jarrett threw one of my favorite weddings of the year. From every meticulously planned detail to the overall mood of the day, you can tell these two spent an incredible amount of time intentionally planning this affair. The list of personal touches on this wedding is astounding: an engraved watch, heirloom ribbon sewn […]

December 23, 2019

King Family Vineyard Wedding | Charlottesville Virginia Wedding Photographer Kir Tuben | Elise and Jarrett

Can you even believe this first photo!? This was actually before their ceremony! Tatiana threw off her shoes and walked across these stones just moments before their nuptials. This is exactly the type of couple Tatiana and Damien are: easy going, up for adventure and tackling anything thrown their way, together. Life can bring you […]

December 12, 2019

Sundy House Wedding | Delray Beach Wedding Photographer Kir Tuben | Tatiana and Damien

This couple and I were made for each other. When planning their engagement session, Remi wanted to do something in Maryland but didn’t know what, so she asked me if there was anything I was really excited to shoot. I thought about if Ben and I were to get engaged again, what would we want […]

December 9, 2019

Inn at Perry Cabin Engagement Session | Maryland Wedding Photography | Remi and John

I think one of my favorite things in this career is when my couples trust me whole heartedly. When you put faith in the creatives you hire, magic can happen. That is exactly what Karly and AJ did! This pair knew they wanted classic DC monument photos but were totally open to any second location […]

December 5, 2019

DAR Constitution Hall Engagement Session | Daughters of the American Revolution Wedding | DC Engagement Photos Karly and AJ