Sharon + Jason | Smithfield Surprise Proposal Session

You guys, you will see one of the MOST fun and hilarious (and beautiful to boot!) couples ever in this session!! I love all of my couples and their different personalities. The thing that’s always SO easy for me across the board is that I get flirters (I think it’s a requirement somewhere in the…

Amanda + Joe | Nags Head Couples Session

Do you remember a couple weeks ago when we had an insane Nor’easter here!? Like– sideways wind, rain, mist…it got SCARY! But the couple I had come down for a shoot on the first day it got bad, they just made it look WAY better than it actually did out there because they braved the…

Heather + Chris | Kill Devil Hills Anniversary Session

I love when people are married and they still get their portraits done…seriously…you guys it’s not just about the wedding and then the babies!!! There is a friendship turned fiery romance there at the root of it all and it’s WORTH celebrating! It’s so important to continue to document your love because it’s a worthy…

Sarah + Brian | Outer Banks Couples Session

These two came on an August day, super sunny..and I’m thinking..here it goes! We’re all going to be so sweaty! And that’s pregnant photographer mentality for you, hahah! But I think they brought this super unexpected cool summer breeze with them because when we arrived and started shooting, I was surviving and WELL..and I think…

Linda + Steven | Outer Banks Couples Session

I am so HUMBLED by the fact that these two sweet human beings got in their car and spent over 1600 collective miles for the journey to the Outer Banks from MAINE. YOU READ IT RIGHT!! FROM MAINE!!!!!! Linda and I began corresponding and I knew she was a doll. She has one of those…

Ryan + Rachel | A Little SNOW in OBX!

I just sat down to write and I said to my husband, look at them– I just feel happy looking that them. I can wear a tough thick skin all I want (or actually I cry all the time but I do try to pretend to be tough, ahha!) but moving to a new place is…

Instagram Outer Banks Session Giveaway! | Couples

YAY!! I’m so glad to share this idea and know that a prize is awaiting someone deserving at the end of the day!!! I was telling Mike recently, you know…I haven’t done a contest in a while. Not because I don’t like running them, but because I literally forgot about the idea of having one!…

Bree + Stephen | City Center Newport News

Bree is one of those people I met years and years ago and INSTANTLY loved her. You would too– I can pretty much promise you this! Her smile and her personality is the epitome of sunshine because she is always so happy!! And..she’s unbelievably kind!!! It’s one thing to see her thriving and enjoying life,…

Chrissie + Mike | Iwo Jima Homecoming Norfolk Virginia

Chrissie was referred to me last minute and I knew I had to help not only her but my fellow photog out, having this homecoming photographed was a top priority to her and I am BEYOND lucky to have been able to do it! Even with just Chrissie & I standing there waiting for that…

Amanda, Nick + Sophia | Mini Session | Virginia Beach Photographer

Okay– so this shoot?! BROKE MY RECORD! Ten minutes! It was SO freakishly cold randomly that day, I actually brought Cammy along looking like an Eskimo in her stroller because I knew it’d be a mini shoot, but this family, especially little Sophia, were total troopers and looked beautiful in the pretty fall setting! Love…

Mindy + Derek | Virginia Beach Photographer

This mama is SO head over heels for her little man! Derek’s queen of his world is his mama for sure. They make a perfect pair! I loved hanging and talking with Mindy about motherhood, wild babies on the run and how lucky we are to have them in our life. I remember when I…