John & Tori | A sunrise proposal and engagement session at McAfee’s Knob, Roanoke, VA

January 31, 2020

I love being a part of surprise proposals! When John reached out to me about photographing his sunrise proposal to Tori at McAfee’s Knob last November – I was all in! This was actually my second trip to up this section of the Appalachian Trail for a proposal it was just as awesome! John had […]

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Hannah & Isaiah were friends first. They were introduced at a Tim Hawkins concert on the campus of Liberty University in the fall of 2016. People around them saw their connection and compatibility long before they did and thought it was only a matter of time. They were right. My husband and I remember the […]

Hannah & Isaiah – a summer engagement session in Lynchburg, VA

June 20, 2019

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Maria & Aaron’s Anniversary Album

May 23, 2015

Maria & Aaron were in town to visit our family and it corresponded with their anniversary! So, of course, downtown Lynchburg was the location we chose! Love our little city! Perfect for anniversary or engagement sessions – the 8×8 size with thin mount pages is great for the coffee table or a bookshelf! The canvas […]

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I’m super excited to share this sweet engagement session on the blog!  Patrick and Rebecca are absolutely adorable together and I had so much fun at their session last fall!  We met at Ivy Creek Park here in Lynchburg, VA (quickly becoming one of my favorite places to shoot!) for the rustic lakeside backdrop and fall foliage!  I […]

ENGAGEMENTS | Patrick & Rebecca – a rustic fall Lynchburg session at the lakeside

May 22, 2015

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PORTRAITS | Nick & Hannah – A spring session in Lynchburg under the cherry blossoms

April 15, 2015

I have Yankee roots and I was born and raised in New England, Connecticut to be specific.  I’ve lived south of the Mason-Dixon line since I began attending Liberty University in the fall of 2004.  I may be biased but in my opinion, Virginia has nothing on New England when it comes to the beauty of the […]

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With all the snow we’ve gotten lately, I’ve done a little shooting outside during the weather!  It’s made me think a lot about why more clients should have their sessions in the winter!  Here are my top four! 1) The opportunity for SNOW in your portraits!! In Virginia, we don’t typically get a lot of […]

4 Reasons to consider WINTER portraits

March 7, 2015

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ENGAGEMENT | Israel & Brianna – A Winter Engagement session at Blackwater Creek Park

July 11, 2014

Brianna and Israel got engaged last Christmas and I have the privilege of meeting them and getting to know them through our church, Forest Community.  I was thrilled when they asked me to photograph their engagement session.  Brianna currently lives in Richmond, Virginia where she is a nurse and Israel is living here in Lynchburg.  […]

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I just cannot say enough how awesome John and Bridget were at their engagement session!  It’s no surprise to me that they were fantastic since I’ve photographed them back in 2012 as a couple!  In addition, we also did senior portrait sessions (here and here) then as well so they’re no strangers to me or […]

ENGAGEMENT | John & Bridget

May 20, 2014

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ENGAGEMENTS | David & Vanessa summer evening engagement session at Buttonwoods Farm

August 3, 2013

This is a couple very near and dear to my heart and so I’m very excited to share their engagement session with you all!  The main reason being that the bride is my younger sister, Vanessa!  I haven’t been home during a lot of their engagement since I live in Virginia but while I was […]

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First off, I just need to say that these two are absolutely the most crazy adorable couple I’ve ever had the privilege to photograph!  Their first date included dinner downtown, meandering through Blackwater Creek and visiting the Lynchburg Community Market!  So downtown was a perfect location for their session!  I want each engagement session to […]

ENGAGEMENT | Stephen & Suki an outdoor engagement session in downtown Lynchburg

May 15, 2013

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