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With a few simple, elegant details and an iconic wedding venue like National Press Club and Holy Trinity Catholic Church, your D.C. wedding can easily look like it was made for Washingtonian magazine. But aside from the lovely, traditional wedding elements, Patrick and Nyla also shared intimate moments with each other and their guests that […]

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Planning a wedding is no small feat, and one of the most significant decisions you’ll make is choosing the right wedding photographer. As a professional wedding photographer based in Northern Virginia, I can tell you that one of the most frequently overlooked aspects of a wedding package is often the second shooter. Many couples are […]

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Your wedding day is one of the most important days of your life, and naturally, you want to look and feel your absolute best. In my experience as a wedding photographer, I know that brides who are confident in their own skin end up LOVING their wedding photos much easier than brides who feel self […]

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Kipp and Sarah’s wedding day was full of sweet moments and tons of support from their family and friends. It felt like standing in legacy. The ceremony was hosted at the Naval District Washington Chapel, where Sarah’s parents said “I do” forty years ago. And the reception was held upstairs at Josephine Brasserie & Bar, […]

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You’ve planned everything for the last [insert length of your engagement] months or years! You’ve even narrowed down every aspect of your bridal style. This careful planning is why capturing bridal details photos is so important. Every piece you’ve chosen to complement your final look deserves its own spot in your gallery! It is a […]

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Welcome to my journal post series, Snapshot! In each Snapshot post, I’ll break down my hot takes and advice about different aspects of the wedding day, as well as dive into my approach to capturing your memories during each one. From Getting Ready to the Final Exit, Snapshot gives you an insider’s view on how […]

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As weddings become more personal to the couple, so should the gifts we give our bridesmaids. This list of thoughtful, classy bridesmaid gift ideas will hopefully inspire you to think outside the box. Let’s pour more time and money into finding something meaningful rather than something cliche and tacky that our sweet friends already have […]

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There’s no doubt that being asked to be the maid of honor is an immense honor and responsibility. Whether the bride is your sister or best friend, the role comes with a lot of happy memories made with the Mrs.-to-be. However, it’s also important to know that the wedding day is not about your relationship […]

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Few feelings can match an early rainy morning spent snuggled on the couch with a cup of coffee. The only thing that tops this is celebrating the love and union between two people. I had that privilege last weekend when I photographed Luis & Chesney’s Josephine Butler Parks Center Wedding in Washington, D.C. I share […]