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Little Heidi Turns Two! {Personal}

February 17, 2021  •  Leave a Comment
Our littlest love is turning two! She may be small, but her spunkiness and sassiness are formidable. This little sweetheart is growing by leaps and bounds – it's amazing to hear her speaking her thoughts and diving into pretend play. It's heartwarming to see her strong attachment to her big brother and sister. And it's a bit alarming to watch her d...
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Multi-Generational Woodsy Winter Family Session in Crozet

February 15, 2021  •  Leave a Comment
Gathering with family is so important! It is always a special honor to capture three generations together, especially watching as grandparents and grandkids light up as they play together. As the pandemic has forced distance between many families, photos like these become more meaningful than ever. I loved my time with this sweet family just before...
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Cozy Winter Engagement Session at JMU Arboretum

January 27, 2021  •  Leave a Comment
I just love engagement sessions! They are a great way to get to know a couple before their wedding day. They offer many opportunities to be creative that are not possible on the day of the wedding. And they are just SO. MUCH. FUN. Lauren and Jay are the cutest, sweetest people, and the afternoon we spent together at the JMU arboretum got me so exc...
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So Long, 2020!

December 27, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
Well....2020 has been a weird year! As I look around the corner, hopeful that 2021 will be brighter and easier, it has been good for my spirit to look back over all of these beautiful sessions from this year. So much joy and light! Although many aspects of life shut down this year, love certainly didn't. Thanks to each of you who shared a sliver o...
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Cozy Autumn Lodge Wedding at Rosemont Springs

December 20, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
Kat and Trey were bubbling over with the sweetest joy on their wedding day! I had the privilege of joining them last November for their cozy celebration at Rosemont Springs Barn. Between the lovely holiday decorations and crackling fire in the stone fireplace, their wedding made the most of the colder season. It's a delight to share this collectio...
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Luke Is 5! {Personal}

December 02, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
This wonderful little guy is having a birthday today! He fills our lives with humor, intensity, curiosity, and sweetness. He pays attention to details and makes his own bed so carefully and beautifully. He's interested in human anatomy and has recently developed a quirky interest in watching appendectomies with Daddy on YouTube. He loves to sing al...
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Picturesque Mountaintop Wedding at Grace Estate Winery

October 07, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
Leah and Trent celebrated their beautiful wedding at Grace Estate Winery on a gorgeous day in October. The sweeping views of the Blue Ridge Mountains from their hillside venue were breathtaking, especially with the dynamic clouds that swirled all day. Truly, it was a stunning display, as you'll see below! I loved working with Leah and Trent; they...
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Blue Ridge Mountain Golden Hour Family Session

August 10, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
In addition to wedding and engagement photography, I accept a handful of family sessions as my schedule permits, and they add such a fun opportunity for creativity. I have seriously loved working with this family for the past three years. I think this session is my favorite of our sessions together so far! We lucked out with the most perfect light...
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Rustic Bohemian Retreat Wedding at Wolftrap Farm

July 08, 2020  •  1 Comment
Chris and Darlene are a vibrant couple, and their wedding was a colorful, eclectic celebration that suited them perfectly! These Pennsylvania residents chose Wolftrap Farm in the beautiful rolling hills of central Virginia for their destination wedding weekend. Their goal was a weekend of intimate celebration that had all the wholesome fun and nost...
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Charlotte is 8! {Personal}

June 11, 2020  •  1 Comment
This week, our family is celebrating our oldest daughter's EIGHTH birthday! This nature-loving girl brings energy, curiosity, and sensitivity to our family. We are proud of who she is and are so grateful to have her in our lives. I also can't believe how much she has grown up in the last year! Here are some of her birthday portraits, about which s...
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