Christine + Mike | Virginia Beach Married Session

A couple of years ago, I had the absolute honor of working with a couple who treated me so well and did the best job making my job SO easy for me. Mike and Christine have a beautiful dynamic and it’s really fun to watch them just be around one another, there is always giggling…

COLORS of 2015 | Part One | Amanda Hedgepeth Brides

I can’t make it more obvious how much I love COLOR! Bright and vivaciously happy or classic and muted neutrals…whatever sister! I just love color!!! Last year I had some really amazing detail shots that encompassed color so well and I wanted to put all of that happy into a gorgeous blog post! If you’re looking…

2015 Weddings In Review! | Amanda Hedgepeth Photography

Putting this together ALWAYS gets me. I remember the swipe of the hotel keys, the mud on the wheels of my camera bag at the end of the night. The brides that got to feel the baby kick, the way he looked at her coming down the aisle like he was the luckiest man in…

Jordan + Daniel | Chesapeake Engagements

It was love at first email, and then even more at first phone call, but it was LOVE…for Jordan and I, haha! Seriously, this girl means so much to me already and I haven’t even shot her wedding yet…and I only recently met her in person shooting these perfect engagements! I love brides that I…

Marsie + Steeve | Signature at West Neck Pink + Navy Wedding

There’s not enough to say about a couple that loves each other this deeply, with such compassion and friendship…they are downright inspiring to their family and friends with the amount of love they share between them! You guys know by now I ADORE flirtatious couples, like the hands all over each other like we just…

Shooting For Your Brand | Photography

Last year in June, I was shooting an incredible wedding in DC. It worked out perfectly that a photographer who’s SO sweet needed headshots while we were there, too..and then even more fate set in when Jasmine Star announced her workshop dates and it fell RIGHT when we would be up there traveling! The Jasmine…

Jessica + Gary | Coastal Blue Virginia Beach Wedding

It takes a certain kind of couple to put tears in the eyes of almost ALL of the family and friends surrounding them on their wedding day. A couple that inspires. A couple that shows the world what friendship meets romance looks like. One that start to adapt the SAME smiles and grins because they’re…

Hampton Roads Q+A Sunday March 1st | Photographers

It’s been SO long since I’ve been able to do this!! I loved having the Outer Banks Winter Workshop here last December but I haven’t done a Q+A in the longest time and I truly miss and love that atmosphere! Something about the Q+A’s always left ME feeling refreshed and rejuvenated and I was honored…

2014 Year In Weddings! | Weddings

This one gets me..for two reasons. It sneaks up on me seemingly out of nowhere, and it brings me to absolute tears. I remember moments, sounds and feelings from these wedding days like they were yesterday, and because they were all SO VERY INCREDIBLE!!! I can’t even begin to tell you the sheer joy and…

VOW Magazine | Print Feature

I will forever be in debt to Kim Wadsworth and her kindness! I had been corresponding with her for months before we ever met, and she LOVED Heather and Steven’s classy black and white wedding at the Virginia Beach Convention Center..so here it is, our FIRST real wedding print feature!!! At the beginning of this year…

2013 Wedding Year In Review | Amanda Hedgepeth Photography Weddings

What an amazing, beautiful, fulfilling year!!! Each year that I run my business I find myself working more and more with couples that represent my business so well with their head over heels in love personalities and who belong together and inspire their friends and family with their passion for one another. I love being…