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Leah + Derrick A summer wedding on the shores of the Chesapeake Bay: what could be better? Coastal and vintage elements blended perfectly at Leah and Derrick’s wedding at Herrington on the Bay in North Beach, Maryland. Fluffy white clouds wafted through the sky and though it was warm, that’s to be expected for July! […]

A Summer Wedding at Herrington on the Bay

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Emily + Daniel I don’t play favorites, but when your sister-in-law is the bride and your daughters are the flower girls, it’s hard NOT to be a little biased! Emily was barely in middle school when Adam and I first started dating, so to see her as a bride all these years later was extra […]

A Summertime Garden Wedding at Running Hare Vineyard

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Providence & Kyle The date that has been marked on my calendar for well over a year finally arrived! Stone Tower Winery has been one of my bucket list venues for years, but I never could’ve imagined I’d also have the privilege of working with the kindest couple there as well. Several friends and family […]

A Classic Summer Wedding at Stone Tower Winery

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Julie + Zack Julie and Zack’s destination wedding was one for the books! About forty of their closest loved ones (and me!) gathered in Santa Ynez, California to celebrate the happy couple. Santa Ynez is a gorgeous part of central California, rugged and mountainous, nestled in the heart of wine country. There wasn’t a cloud […]

A Destination Wedding at Roblar Winery in Santa Ynez, California

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Today I’ve got a personal update to share: the third baby Wose is expected in November! Read on for more about my candid and evolving thoughts on this HUGE surprise, the girls’ reaction, and what this pregnancy has been like so far! A pregnancy was definitely not in the plan for 2022, but you know […]

Surprise! Baby #3 Arriving November 2022!

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Anna & John If you know Anna and John, you know that these two are a perfect match. They both have a warm, calming presence, genuinely care for those around them, and are ridiculously in love with each other. Their wedding at Jubilee Farm in Southern Maryland was the perfect embodiment of their best qualities, […]

An Overcast Spring Wedding at Jubilee Farm

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Alaina & Jamie The 2022 wedding season is officially underway! Alaina and Jamie’s March wedding at the historic Belvedere Hotel was the perfect way to kick off a new year. Baltimore was cold and windy on their wedding day, with the perfect amount of overcast skies. Best of all, by some miracle, Baltimore’s magnolia trees […]

A Baltimore Springtime Wedding at the Belvedere Hotel

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Cristina & Mark If you are worried about rain on your wedding day or engagement session, this post is for you! There was no threat of rain leading up to Cristina and Mark’s engagement session, but as I drove into Baltimore, I could see ominous clouds gathering over the city. I knew we’d need to […]

A Rainy Baltimore Engagement Session

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Felicia & Jacob Get ready to see one of my favorite engagement sessions from the whirlwind that was fall 2021! I met Felicia and Jacob on a warm September evening in one of my favorite locations – Old Town Alexandria, Virginia. Between the cobblestone streets, historic residential areas, and beautiful gardens and parks, it’s easy […]

A Romantic Old Town Alexandria Engagement Session

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Tyler & Joanna With zero exceptions, proposals are BY FAR the thing I get most nervous to photograph! There are so many uncontrollable variables at work, and yet they’re still so exciting to be a part of. This proposal was particularly special, as the groom-to-be, Tyler, is one of my husband’s closest friends! We’ve all […]

An Autumn Proposal at William Paca House in Annapolis, Maryland

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