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If you’ve been forced to reschedule your wedding due to coronavirus, you aren’t alone. Thousands of couples are now in this stressful and unprecedented situation, including my two of my clients, Megan and Evan. I asked Megan if she’d share their experience with you, and she agreed! Megan and Evan’s wedding was planned for March […]

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Confession time … I’ve been stalling on blogging this session. Why? Because it’s the last session of my way-too-brief spring portrait season, thanks to coronavirus. With DC much less crowded than usual, the cherry blossoms at peak bloom, and a super sweet couple, I could’t have asked for a better engagement session! I met Nicole […]

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It’s hard to believe it’s only been 10 days since this gorgeous styled engagement shoot at Rosewood Farms! So much has changed in the world since then, thanks to coronavirus. As fears mounted about the virus and impending economic impacts on small businesses, this session was such a ray of sunshine in a dark time. […]

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With the CDC’s recommendation to cancel gatherings of 50 or more people and a growing number of cities on total lockdown, it’s clear that the wedding industry is about to change in a significant way. First and foremost, if you are in the position of having postpone your wedding plans, I want you to know […]

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With all the craziness in the world right now, we could use some pretty to scroll through, right?! A few weeks ago I had the opportunity to attend a styled shoot at the Liriodendron Mansion in Baltimore. The result was a set of gorgeous images that I can’t wait to share with you. If you’re […]

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Pinterest is so much more than a social media platform – it’s a visual search engine. Everything from recipes to workout regimens to home design ideas can be found there, and it’s no secret that couples love Pinterest for wedding planning too! However, it’s so important to use this powerful tool effectively. Read on for […]

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Spring is right around the corner, and that means it’s time to start planning your family portrait session! This is my absolute favorite season for portraits. I know that autumn tends to be the favorite, but for me, I’m all about those gorgeous pastel blooms and greenery! Best of all, there are several gorgeous locations […]

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With so much to do while wedding planning, it can be tempting to just have a friend take a few quick engagement photos or skip it altogether! However, I’m here to tell you as a past bride and photographer – that would be a HUGE mistake. Engagement sessions are so important, I actually include one […]

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Spoiler alert: my NEPHEW is in that cute little bump!!!! My brother, Ben, and his wife Olivia came home to visit for the weekend. I was so excited when they said they were up for creating some maternity portraits – and in DC, no less! Ben and Olivia live in Florida, but they handled the […]

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Ahh, you’re ENGAGED! This is such an exciting time, but kind of overwhelming too, right?! Especially when it comes to choosing a photographer. If you’re like most people, you’ve probably never hired a professional photographer before – or even really considered what you’d want your wedding photographs to look like! From one past bride to […]

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I'M AMANDA

Fueled by equal parts Starbucks runs and passion, I spend my days capturing the kinds of images that make you stop, smile and ask time to slow down. Your story, your love, is beautiful and I can't wait to capture it in images you will treasure for years to come. 

I believe in authentic moments and heartfelt conversations on front porches. In the kinds of images that remind you of the joy that can be found in the simplest of moments. I believe in images that are yearning to be printed, framed and hung on walls of your home. Whenever I pick up my camera, I strive to create beautiful and emotional images that tell a story and showcase the beauty of both the people in the images and the world around them. 

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A lot of moving pieces go into planning a wedding day timeline and we know it can be overwhelming! Grab our free guide to plan the perfect timeline for your day.