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I love nothing more than a gal with a big laugh. Every time Josh made a joke or I accidentally told them a weird pose/direction, Katie had this radiant laugh that lights up the frame. These two were a bit nervous at the start of this session but a few minutes in they relaxed and […]

August 14, 2019

D.C. Engagement Photos | District of Columbia Garden Engagement | Katie + Josh

I first met Emily and Andrew back in springtime. I hosted cherry blossom mini sessions for families and couples to come and get snaps with DC’s fluffy pink blooms. I had a few engaged couples but Emily and Andrew ere my last slot of the day so I got to hang out with them a […]

August 6, 2019

Lincoln Memorial Engagement Session | Washington DC Wedding Photography | Emily + Andrew

Some engagement sessions seem so surreal. I have known Emily for over a decade; I actually met her in 2007 on my recruiting trip to Duke! She ended up being my ‘big sister’ on the swim team and part of Sprint Club so we would train together every day. We have seen each other through […]

July 31, 2019

Lincoln Memorial Engagement Session | D.C. Wedding Photography | Emily + William

The second Becca and Malcolm got engaged, I just knew I had to capture their wedding! These two were actually in Zach and Lauren’s Richmond wedding that I captured this spring and they were just the cutest pair tearing up the dance floor and having a blast. Malcolm has this energy about him that makes […]

July 29, 2019

Virginia House Engagement Photos | Richmond Wedding Photographer | Becca + Malcolm

These two have the right idea when it comes to celebrating love! They had a small elopement this winter with just family, got married in Italy in an intimate wedding and had a big casual reception party with all their friends back home this summer. What a dream! I think there are so few occasions […]

July 24, 2019

District of Columbia Engagement | Lincoln Memorial Engagement Session | Carly + Josh

This chic couple heated up the Lincoln memorial this summer with their very classic engagement session. Allyson & Jon’s fierce fashion and killer smiles made this session a personal favorite! We had to reschedule twice for weather but were met with the perfect summer sunrise. We began the session with classic DC marble portraits and […]

July 22, 2019

District of Columbia Engagement Session | D.C. Monument Engagement | Allyson + Jon

When a bride works in the wedding industry, you know everything surrounding wedding day is going to be fire! Amanda works with RSVP catering so she has seen her fair share of weddings and engagements. Having been exposed to a plethora of events, this pair has an amazing vision for how they want to celebrate […]

July 15, 2019

Lincoln Memorial Engagement Session | D.C. Engagement Photos | Amanda + Don

Not going to lie, I am so excited for this wedding! Sydney and Colin are tying the knot in Pennsylvania next year and drove all the way to DC for this session! With all the photographer talent in PA, I am honored that they chose me to capture their big day. Sydney KNEW she had […]

July 1, 2019

Jefferson Memorial Engagement Session | D.C. Wedding Photography | Sydney + Colin

Danielle and Doug, what a pair! I got the film back from this session and audibly gasped. They are FIRE on camera. Danielle has this electric smile and Doug actually looks a lot like Mark Ruffalo’s cousin. Their fashion was on point. Danielle messaged me their ensembles and I was giddy with their style! She […]

June 28, 2019

National Cathedral Engagement Session | D.C. Wedding Photographer Kir Tuben | Danielle + Doug

During Cherry Blossom season, I had the pleasure of photographing Angelica and Melissa. These two are the perfect match: Angelica is a local wedding planner and Melissa is a photographer herself! These two drove down from Maryland to have a mini sweetheart session in the sun with me at Haines Point!

June 5, 2019

District of Columbia Cherry Blossom Engagement Session | Same Sex Washington DC Engagement | Melissa & Angelica