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Nestled among the native palms and broad-leafed philodendrons of subtropical Florida, lies Vizcaya Gardens. Vizcaya sprawls into vast garden rooms, Italian archways and villas, hedge mazes, and gazing pools that could inspire stories of lost lovers and family feuds for centuries. The Italian – Cuban -Miami fusion, along with the 80 degree weather  inspired a very steamy, […]

Vizcaya Museum & Gardens Engagement Miami | Brett & Stephanie

Destination

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This shoot carries with it thoughts of country estates and birds of all shapes and colors. Wrapping up in each others’ arms to to keep out chill of the winter shrouded forest. Holding hands and trekking through country paths on an adventure. Discovering and exploring the incredible diversity of nature together.

Cromwell Valley Park Birdwatching Engagement Session | Caitlin + Joel

Engagements

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There’s something so satisfying about composing two people in modern art galleries — between the geometry and color of the art, the grand, clean architecture, and soft light.  They are spaces that are empty vessels — just add the complexity of people and their myriad ideas and unique perspectives. The Smithsonian is particularly suited for […]

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery Engagement | Washington D.C. | D.C. Engagement Photography

Engagements

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Event Planning And Design: Lauren Niles Events | Wedding Gown: Amanda Ritchey Bridal | Cake: Yia Yia’s Bakery | Shoes: Christian Louboutin | Jewelry: JCrew | Ring: TJMaxx | Hair: Bang! The Salon | Ceremony And Reception: Four Seasons Baltimore | Clutch: Judith Leiber | Floral: Blush Floral Design | Linens: La Tavola Linen | […]

Four Seasons Elopement Styled Shoot

Weddings

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Hello lovelies! I have a few little secrets that only come out to clients. One of those little secrets that I’ve never advertised is that I shoot fine art boudoir photo sessions. But more than that, I love helping my clients see their beauty though my lens. I’ve teamed up with designer extraordinaire, Lauren Niles and we’ve crafted a unique […]

Fine Art Boudoir | Four Seasons Baltimore, | Pandora’s Portraits

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I’ve kept this one under my hat for a little bit, as it was just published on Junebug Weddings, but finally, here it is! Lea’s and Matt’s Secret Garden Wedding, which Lea and I share as childhood favorite book. The art deco touches were icing on the cake. The venue, Cylburn Arboretum was a perfect […]

Cylburn Arboretum Secret Garden Wedding Baltimore | Lea & Matt

Weddings

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My interview with Junebug is up today, in which they call me “one of D.C and Maryland’s best wedding photographers” The interview includes a lot of never before seen work from this past year. Check it out here! I really love Junebug, so it was really fun getting a chance to talk with them. If […]

World’s Best Wedding Photographers Hotlist | Junebug Spotlight

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I’ve gotten to put a lot of weird things in front of my lens over the course of four years of doing weddings. I’m a little like MacGuyver when it comes to shooting techniques – I use random objects around me to solve the plot mystery and save the day — or in my case, […]

Adding a little magic | Creative Ideas for Photographers | Photography Education & Mentorship

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