The best compliment you can give any photographer is to come back them year after year for your family portraits. It means the world to me to know that you love your portraits and that you enjoyed your experience with me! In the age of social media where imposter syndrome runs wild and free, it can be really hard emotionationally for creatives to keep going. But, this is what keeps me going day in and day out.
August 11, 2022
Sweet Eliza’s newborn portraits were taken in the middle of the a big heat wave in Virginia this July. It was toasty outside, so I was glad to be in the cool A/C for newborn portraits.
August 11, 2022
It was a cold January day when I met up with the newly-minted family of four for little Emmett’s newborn portraits, but the burnt orange and beige color palette that mom picked out for the family’s outfits made it feel so warm!
February 24, 2022
The newborn session of a blue + white lover’s dream! Anisha and Ethan were referred to me by a former client and they are both JMU Dukes, so I was so excited when they reached out! We started with Aidan’s family portraits in the master bedroom. It had gorgeous light and you know I loved […]
September 30, 2021
I wrapped up summer 2021 with a sweet in-home newborn session. I met Morgan and AJ earlier in the summer to take some family portraits for Morgan’s parents! During that session, we took the opportunity to snag a few maternity photos for the soon-to-be parents! How sweet is Wyatt’s lake-themed nursery!? Big sister Shay was […]
September 29, 2021
Talk about fall perfection! I first worked with the Elliotts to capture maternity memories for Alyson when she was expecting her youngest, CJ. Since then, I’ve gone back to their lovely home to capture several special milestones for baby CJ. When Alyson reached out for some fall family portraits with their extended family and I […]
September 27, 2021
James’ newborn portrait session was simply magic! The lighting, the posing with big fur-brother Henry, it was all flawless. How sweet are these portraits? After James’ solo portraits on the bean bag, mom, dad and Henry got some snuggles in! The lighting was so dreamy. Interested in scheduling newborn portraits for your new arrival? Reach […]
August 3, 2021
I first met Virginia and Jonathan for their maternity portraits back in April. They booked a bundled maternity + newborn package, so I knew I would get to meet their sweet baby Penelope soon! I visited their lovely Richmond home for Penelope’s lifestlye newborn session. and how precious is this nursery?! Interested in scheduling newborn […]
June 12, 2021
A classic spring maternity post up on the blog today! Virginia & Jonathan were the sweetest couple, and you could just feel how excited they are to become parents later this spring! We met up at Bryan Park in the Northside for their maternity portraits. I loved how Virginia’s peacock-colored gown both complemented with and […]
April 10, 2021
I love winter. I love it for the fashion, for the activities (the Burns are big winter sports fans ;)) the holidays, and the weather (yes, I LOVE snow!) I also love that it’s another excuse to hold mini sessions. I hosted this year’s holiday mini’s at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts (VMFA). I […]
December 12, 2020