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National Mall Engagement Session | Victoria & Joe

Victoria and Joe are getting married this weekend– exciting!  I shot their National Mall engagement session during the Cherry Blossom Festival.  We had a blast!   If you’ll recall, the cherry blossoms began to bloom in mid March.  In late March, we were hit with a snow storm. The storm killed a significant number of […]

Engagement

What to Wear to Your Engagement Session

**This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking through my links. Spring is right around the corner. Spring is time to think about engagement and anniversary photos! Maybe as importantly, it’s time to think about what to wear to your engagement session. I’m especially excited about […]

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Future Hubby Gift Ideas

It’s Thanksgiving which means it’s time to think about gifting.  If you are like many of my couples, you are sitting across the table from a handsome man, looking deeply into his eyes and thinking… yikes, I can’t give him a “boyfriend” gift!  He’s going to be my huuuuusband.  Let me give you a few […]

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Washington Memorial Engagement | Lisa & Charlie

Early last spring, when the weather was as cold as it is now, I got an email from Lisa.  She is a resident of Rhode Island and reached out to me about shooting an Washington Memorial engagement session on the National Mall.  Lisa was returning to Washington, DC, with her fiance Charlie for a friend’s […]

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Washington DC Rustic Engagement Photos

Washington DC rustic engagement photos have changed.  No more burlap and mason jars.  Now, it’s bentwood chairs and skirts that blow in the wind.  For their engagement photos, Katie and Michael wanted florals and greens.  I was more than happy to invite them out to The Estate for an early morning shoot before their beautiful […]

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Georgetown Engagement Photos | Phoebe & Martin

Shooting Georgetown engagement photos are some of my absolute favorite!  I went to school at George Washington University, and walked the Canal and street on Georgetown on the sweetest dates!  I absolutely love the tucked-away nature of the Canal, Olivia’s Macaroons, and one of my favorite coffee shops Malmaison (you can see an engagement session where […]

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