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April 13, 2018

Carrie & Harrison were two of my brave morning warriors. They opted for a sunrise session to avoid those crazy afternoon cherry blossom crowds. As a night owl, I think anyone who volunteers to get up before 8am is brave, but it was more than the morning hour that made Carrie & Harrison the BRAVEST! […]

September 28, 2017

Usually when I mention “sunrise session” to clients as we chat about engagement photography, I feel the need to throw in phrases like “if you’re so brave” and “it’s early, but it’ll be worth it.” I get it! I’m a night owl myself, and the prospect of not only getting up before the crack of […]

May 2, 2017

Spoiler alert – if you scroll down, you WILL see a cute puppy in a bowtie! If you’ve ever spent any time at all looking at my website, or Instagram, or talking to me for more than five minutes…you know I’m a little obsessed with my dog. (As I type this post, he’s currently snoring […]

April 26, 2017

A Supreme Court session full of love … not a phrase you thought you’d hear today, right? I can’t take any credit for the awesome location choices of this engagement session – that was ALL Kristin & Anand! But I will say that The Supreme Court is one of my new favorite photo spots! Kristin […]

March 23, 2017

Ann & Drew had a marathon engagement session! No, it wasn’t really long – we met at sunrise in Georgetown and an actual MARATHON was being set up right where we were shooting. Of course, this didn’t phase Ann & Drew at all, and we still found so many quiet places that weren’t overrun by […]

February 15, 2017

What’s one of the best ways to get GENUINE interaction in your engagement photos? Choose a location where you would naturally hang out! That’s exactly what Em & Brad did! We spent the late afternoon strolling around the DC neighborhood where they live. They walk those streets hand-in-hand all the time…this time I was just […]

January 16, 2017

I dare you to look at those flying puppy ears and not smile! It’s no secret that I’m a fan of four-legged furry friends! (How anyone can walk by a dog without stopping for a quick head scratch is beyond me.) So, when Jess & Ed wanted to include little Jake, the wonder pup, in […]

January 5, 2017

Can you think of anything more “DC” than a stampede of Segways at The National Mall? Amy & Pradeep saw this interruption as an opportunity for awesome photos during their engagement session! That’s exactly the kind of couple they are – always ready roll with the punches! I loved getting to know these two as […]

November 20, 2015

This engagement session was a photographer’s dream! An awesome couple, a gorgeous day, and …oh, wait, what’s that you say – Hawaiian paradise? Yes, the setting for this e-session was Lanikai Beach on the island of O’ahu! I don’t think I need to explain how beautiful this place was – just check out the images! […]

October 20, 2015

I absolutely love when photography reunites me with old friends! In this case, I was beyond thrilled when my former college field hockey teammate, Lauren, reached out to me about photographing her wedding. Lauren (fondly referred to as “Ronnie” if you’re a former Laker – Go Hurst!) is and always has been such a beautiful person, […]